With the Merit Scholarship, this was the first time that VietHope was piloting how to score MDP documents in Can Gio through a detailed scale aimed at professionalizing the application process as well as specifying and enhancing transparency and quantification of assessment results for MDP student recipients. VietHope hopes these improvements will bring many long-term benefits to scholarships in the future.
On December 29, 2018 at Hue University of Agriculture and Forestry also took place the MDP scholarship award ceremony. Due to being co-organized with the USP scholarship award ceremony, the atmosphere of the scholarship award ceremony in Hue is to connect the two scholarship subjects through vibrant games and the useful sharing of "9x teacher". Duong Thai Nguyen on how to learn English. The impression of the MDP Hue students for VietHope is also the paper lotus flowers made by students and their parents.