Bangkok–25 May–Hard Rock Pattaya
Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya’s “Rock the School” grants scholarships to impoverished students in Chonburi. “Rock the School” was formed by the hotel’s management team and Philanthropic committees and helps students develop their potential and aims to support students in grades 7 to 12 (ages 13-18) from low income backgrounds by granting a Baht 28,000 scholarship per student per academic year until they graduate from high school or vocational school. The project gave scholarships to 5 students in 2014, another 5 students in 2015, another 8 students in 2016 and 6 students this season. The “Rock the School” project has 24 students under its care in 2017. Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya grants Baht 4,000 of each academic year to each student for new books, uniforms and tuition fee, and an additional Baht 2,000 every month to each student for living expenses.