Recently, the People's Government of Jilin Province announced its decision to commend outstanding innovative and entrepreneurial talents in Jilin Province. Professor Zhou Yifa of the School of Life Sciences was awarded the commendation. This is the first time that teachers of our school have received this award.
The decision to award outstanding innovative and entrepreneurial talents of Jilin Province is an important move by the Jilin Provincial Government to implement the important speeches and instructions of General Secretary Xi Jinping on work of talents, to adhere to the talent priority development strategy, and to promote the high-quality economic and social development of Jilin Province. Outstanding innovative and entrepreneurial talents emerging in various fields are commended to inspire fighting spirit and stimulate the motivation, to reward talents for their brilliant achievements in their respective fields and their great contributions to Jilin's economic construction and social progress, and to mobilize the enthusiasm and initiative of various talents in innovation and entrepreneurship, and to promote the high-quality development of Jilin’s economy and society. The provincial government awarded the honorary title of “Jilin Province Outstanding Innovative and Entrepreneurial Talent” to 20 people in Jilin province, and also awarded certificates, medals and RMB 200,000 yuan.
(From News Center, translated by Wei Jia, revised by Liu Lixin)