Thai Bridgestone holds the "2015 Thai Bridgestone Scholarship" Presentation Ceremony for 207 Higher Education Students
Oct 8, 2015
Pathumthani (8th October 2015) – Thai Bridgestone Co., Ltd., represented by Mr. Tomio Fukuzumi, Managing Director, held a ceremony on 7th October 2015, to present 40 scholarships to 40 students from two universities located in Southern Thailand – Prince of Songkla University Hatyai and Pattani Campus, and Walailak University. This ceremony is part of the “Thai Bridgestone Scholarship” project, which Thai Bridgestone has been supporting up to 14 universities around the country, for the past 14 years since 2002.
The scholarship from Thai Bridgestone focuses on important fields for Thailand’s development, such as Engineering, Sciences, Natural Resource, Agriculture, Economics, and Law. This year, Thai Bridgestone has given out 207 scholarships with a total value of up to 6,520,000 Baht, to support selected students who require financial support for their university fees and living expenses. All scholarships were awarded to students who achieved outstanding performance in their grades and are active in supporting university activities.
Thai Bridgestone Co., Ltd initiated the University Scholarship project for students, based on the vision and belief of Thai Bridgestone’s management, that quality education is an important foundation for developing the country. This contribution is one of the Company’s key responsibilities towards society, in line with Bridgestone’s Mission of “Serving Society with Superior Quality”.
Bridgestone Corporation, headquartered in Tokyo, is the world’s largest tire and rubber company. In addition to tires for use in a wide variety of applications, it also manufactures a broad range of diversified products, which include industrial rubber and chemical products and supporting goods. Its products are sold in over 150 nations and territories around the world.
In Thailand, Bridgestone has managed to achieve sustainable growth and success through great confidence from end-users, dealers, and automotive manufacturers since its establishment 46 years ago. Through our history, the company has shown great determination to research, invent, and create excellent products that are suitable for domestic use. Additionally, together with well selected raw materials, state-of-the-art production facilities and machines, and highest standard of quality control, these enable Bridgestone to journey on the same path with the corporate mission-“Serving Society with Superior Quality”
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Ms. Chamaiporn Meeprayad Corporate Communication Staff