Young Talent Competition

Young Talent Competition

On the occasion of the Celebration of its 10th Anniversary and in line with its consumer education mandate, the FSC launched the Promoting Financial Literacy and Young Talent Competition on 01 December 2011. The objective of the Competition is to promote financial literacy and a better understanding of the financial services sector in Mauritius amongst Secondary and Tertiary Students. The YTC is now an annual competition for young Mauritians and an important part of the FSC's financial literacy programme through which the FSC aims to have a financially literate population capable of understanding the functioning of the financial services sector and how financial products and services are used on a daily basis.

While the YTC aims at encouraging research in the field of financial services whereby the entries submitted are in the form of project works and research papers, it also allows students to submit entries in the form creative works that is video clips, slams, songs and brochures.

The themes for the competitions were as follows:

Theme: Sustaining the diversification of the Mauritius International Financial Centre

 

Poster

 

Briefing Session Presentation

 

Winners:

  • GMD Atchia State College – SOH Group (Quiz Competition)
  • Saint Esprit College – Jack of All Trades 1 (Essay Competition)

 

Runners-up:

  • Sodnac state Secondary School – The Dauntless (Quiz Competition)
  • France Boyer de la Giroday State Secondary School – Team Rebus (Essay Competition)

Theme: Financial Inclusion contributes to Economic Growth

 

Poster

 

Briefing Session Presentation

 

Winners:

  • Saint Esprit College – Jack of All Trades (Quiz Competition)
  • Mahatma Gandhi Institute – Shalom Team (Essay Competition)

 

Runners-up:

  • Droopnath Ramphul State College – DRSC Team 7 (Quiz Competition)
  • Droopnath Ramphul State College – DRSC Team H (Essay Competition)

Theme: The Mauritius International Financial Centre (IFC)

 

Poster

 

Briefing Session Presentation

 

Winners:

  • Droopnath Ramphul State College – DRSC Team 2 (Quiz Competition)
  • Loreto College Rose-Hill – HP Team (Essay Competition)

 

Runners-up:

  • Droopnath Ramphul State College – DRSC Team 3 (Quiz Competition)
  • Loreto College Curepipe – LCC Infinity Team (Essay Competition)

Theme: Mauritius Insurance Industry in Year 2020

 

Poster

 

Winners:

  • Droopnath Ramphul State College (Project Work Secondary)
  • Hindu Girls College (Creative Work Secondary)
  • University of Mauritius (Tertiary)

 

Runners-up:

  • Mahatma Gandhi Institute Secondary School (Project Work Secondary)
  • Royal College Curepipe (Creative Work Secondary)
  • University of Mauritius (Tertiary)

Theme: Sustaining the Development of the Financial Services in Mauritius

 

Poster

 

Winners:

  • Droopnath Ramphul State College (Secondary)
  • University of Mauritius (Tertiary)

 

Runners-up:

  • Queen Elizabeth College (secondary)
  • University of Mauritius (Tertiary)