Sabahan student among Malaysia’s best young essayists

16-year-old Avril Yong Zhi Ying, from Keningau, Sabah, was among 26 students who made their schools proud at the Sunway-Oxbridge Essay Competition prize-giving ceremony on July 27. The nationwide writing competition for secondary students saw winners taking home Sunway bursaries, cash and Sunway PALS (loyalty card) points worth over RM230,000.