Dow Thailand Presents 8 Scholarships to Undergraduate Students
BANGKOK - February 16, 2017 -
Jirasak Singmaneechai, Managing Director of Dow Thailand Group, presented the scholarships of the total amount of THB 160,000 to 8 undergraduate students from 5 universities - Chulalongkorn University, Thammasat University, Kasetsart University, King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, and King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, whose academic performances and behaviors are recognized. The event was organized at Dow Thailand’ headquarters office. These 8 students will also join the company’s summer internship program in 2017.
Throughout 50 years of the company’s establishment in Thailand, Dow Thailand Group focuses on its global citizenship efforts with the commitment of ‘Building the Workforce of Tomorrow’. Believing STEM education, which consists of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, is the enabler of innovations and sustainability of the nation, the company emphasizes on both ‘Educator Empowerment’ and ‘Classroom to Careers’ priorities and puts highest attempt to engage our employees for impacts in each of our projects where possible.
About Dow Thailand Group
Consisting of Companies of Dow Chemical Thailand and the SCG-Dow Group, Dow Thailand Group, the leading science group of companies in Thailand, is the largest manufacturing base of Dow Chemical in the Asia-Pacific region and a leading importer of chemical products for diverse industries in Thailand, including those for agriculture and household pesticides. The group is committed to developing science-driven innovations and strives to form effective collaboration and networks to bring about sustainability for its business as well as society.
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