Since its inception in 1995, the AWC Scholarship Program has supported more than 7,000 students across rural Thailand through this sponsor-driven program. Our mission is to advance the educational knowledge of disadvantaged female Thai high school students by providing supplemental financial assistance. We also partner with the students by providing encouragement to develop English-language skills to further their educational opportunities.
About the Scholarship Program:
Supporting the Scholarship Program is a chance to contribute and help education development in Thai society, targeting the young women who are from poor families and who have good academic performance. The support encourages these young women to continue and complete their education at least in the high school level. The Scholarship Program’s work includes:
• Sponsorship Drive and Donor communications
• School Visits, English Camp, and Art Contest
Scholarship Fundraising Drive
2018 marks the 23rd year of the Scholarship Program. It is
something we are very proud of. We believe we have made a difference in
the lives of so many students in Thailand. Through school visits we have
heard many success stories of our scholarship students returning to the
province after completing their university education to teach in the
Promote and Educate:
Thank you for your interest in the Scholarship Program! We are grateful for the support that makes our mission possible.
Scholarship Newsletter 2017 is available! Learn about our activities and accomplishments.
Read our FAQs page to learn more about the program.
Scholarships and Awards:
The AWC Scholarship Program awards a total of more than 2 million baht annually in scholarships to at least 400 students in 31 targeted schools across rural Thailand. Eligibility criteria for young women in grades 10-12 (M4-M6) are good academic performance (> 2.5GPA), a low family income, good behavior and a commitment to education while building a sustainable community. Each student is awarded 5,000 baht per year for school-related expenses their families often cannot afford. Your charitable donation is an investment in the students ~ the important work of our program. Another great opportunity to give and connect to our future!
Scholarship Program ~ Supporting disadvantaged Thai female high school students since 1995
Sponsor a Student ~ 6,000 baht (or US$200) gives a girl the chance to attend one year of high school
Our Partner, EDF ~ Read about this very special partnership
Student News ~ Letters, contest winners and more from our students