The Rotary Club of Pattaya awarded scholarships to 66 Pattaya city school students as part of its annual push to support youth education.
Pattaya Mayor Itthiphol Kunplome and club President Nopadol Sangma presided over the June 21 ceremony at Pattaya School No. 7 as a host of former Rotary Club district governors and current members looked on.
Rotarians hand out scholarships to deserving students.
Six students from each of Pattaya’s 11 schools were given 1,500 baht, for a total of 66 students and 99,000 baht.
The Rotary Club of Pattaya has been awarding scholarships for 24 years, shifting each year between city schools and the 46 facilities under the Banglamung Education Office.
Itthiphol thanked the Rotarians for their continued support and for other programs, such as their free polio vaccinations and swimming competitions.