The annual Maybank Group Staff’s Children Academic Excellence Award (MGSCAEA) saw 510 children of employees who scored excellent results in the 2017 public examinations, being presented with cash rewards that totaled to some RM228,800 this year.
Cash rewards were given to children of employees who obtained excellent results in various public examinations last year, namely:
- Pentaksiran Tingkatan Tiga (PT3)
- Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)
- Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM)
- Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM)
Furthermore, group chief human capital officer Nora Manaf expressed: “This Award continues to be part of our tradition in recognising high achieving academic performers. It has been part of the Group’s commitment for 32 years, honouring children of our employees and more importantly to further strengthen the relationship between the Group, employees and their children."
Of the 510 award recipients this year, PT3 had 263, SPM 228, STPM 17 and STAM 2 recipients respectively.
A mother who has been an employee of Maybank for more than 20 years, saw her daughter, Nur Arissa Maisarah binti Nadhri, as one the recipients of the award ceremony.
Arissa said: “I’m overjoyed to be one of the award recipients and more importantly, making my mother proud of my achievement."