Dear Donor,

As previously reported about our scholarship fundraising result during the 1st School Term Donation Period (November 1st 2013 to May 31st, 2014) that EDF was able to raise 6,392 scholarship donations
to support needy students to continue their studies in the first term of this school year 2014, still, we are in need of additional more 3,084 scholarship donations in order to fulfill all the needs of 9,476 less fortunate students applying for EDF scholarship in this academic year 2014.

As a result, EDF has opened the 2nd School Term Scholarship Donation Period from June 1st to September 30th, 2014 in order to raise more 3,084 scholarships to support those poor students in need and up until now, we are so delighted to inform that, as per today (July 23, 2014), the accumulated number of scholarships we could raise is now rising to 6,729 scholarships which comprises; 4,943 lower secondary scholarships, 751 upper secondary/vocational scholarships, 199 scholarships for students with disability and 836 scholarhships for the orphaned students who lost their parents from the unrest in the 3 southernmost provinces of Thailand and the need of scholarship for this school year is now lessen to 2,747 scholarships.

Support a child is easy! You can simply make your online scholarship donation directly through our securedfornline donation system in this website or contact EDF Fundraising staff for more information at We are glad to act as a medium to help you forward your kind suport to a child in need.

Giving educational opportunities supports less fortunate children in bringing about lasting change, by lifting themselves out of this cycle of poverty. Knowledge and intellect are a wealth that they can forever possess. Please help support a child today!

For donors who have made your scholarship donation (1-year and 3-year type of scholarship) between November 1st, 2013 to May 31st, 2014 (1st School Ternm Donation Period), In this June 2014, EDF has processed the mailing of  the student pack to your given address (for domestic donors) or email address (for overseas donors) and we expect the mailing process will be completed by this July 2014.

Should you have any further inquiries or need more information, please  contact us through the website or email to
Information about School Year 2014 in Thailand:
School's Summer Break: 
Early April to Mid of May 2014
First Semester:  Mid of May - Early October 2014 (1st Semester Break in October 2014)
Second Semester: Early November 2014 to the end of March 2015 

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The Education for Development Foundation (EDF) was established in 1987 and was officially registered as a charitable organization No.255
under the laws of Thailand.Your donation to support any of EDF scholarship programs and development projects can be tax-exempted
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