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WHY MUST EMPHASIZE PRESIDENT SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT IS TAXI DRIVER SON?

We have to get over this mindset that kids living in HDB flats, go to neighbourhood schools, and father is a taxi driver, while mother is a part time sales assistant looks like he hit the jackpot getting the prestigious award. Face it, anyone can be successful, no matter your background. It is how much you want it, and how you work hard for it, not because you come from a financially well off family or not. And since when living in a four room HDB flat and going to neighbourhood schools is a humble background?

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