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Minister of Foreign Affairs Awarded Scholarships to Students in Saraburi

14 January 2017

On 1 November 2017, His Excellency Don Pramudwinai, Minister of Foreign Affairs paid a visit to Anuban Wat Phra Puthabath School and Wat Chanthaburi School in Saraburi Province. He awarded 10 scholarships (5,000 baht each) to students in Anuban Wat Phra Phuthabath School, and 5 scholarships (3,000 baht each) to students in Wat Chanthaburi School. Scholarship recipients were selected from those with good academic records but lack the necessary financial resources. 

In addition, a number of souvenirs, gifts, educational material and sports equipment were given to the schools, courtesy of the Young Ambassadors of Virtue Foundation and departments within the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The Young Ambassadors of Virtue at Anuban Wat Phra Puthabath led the Minister of Foreign Affairs to the tour of the school’s exhibition on Sufficiency Economy Philosophy. The exhibition also showcased agricultural products that were farmed using His Majesty’s Sufficiency Economy Philosophy, impressing the Minister as well as members of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ delegation.

MFA Scholarship


The Association of Spouses of Officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (ASOMFA): In 2021, ASOMFA, in conjunction with the Young Ambassadors of Virtue Foundation, aided 90 students in 4th – 6th grades from schools in the YAVF network by providing supply kits and scholarships. Three schools in the YAVF network in 3 provinces (Banpongbooncharoen School Phetchabun Province, Watbanmung School Phitsanulok Province, Banwangdin School Uttaradit Province) received aid and COVID-19 preventive equipment according to their needs. The material was worth 120,000 baht in total.

Giving to Fight COVID-19

Young Ambassadors of Virtue “Giving to Fight COVID-19” Project assisted schools in the YAVF network during the new COVID-19 wave in the highly restricted provinces. The Foundation handed over infrared thermometers and screening and testing equipment to Ekachai School in Samut Sakhon Province and Mukdalai School in Mukdahan Province. It also delivered survival kits to students with financial difficulties lacking educational support from Thanyasitthisin School in Pathum Thani Province.