Scholarship and wellbeing support is responsible in four main areas which are;
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1. Providing scholarships and emergency loans for undergraduate students as well as updating the CMU SD database system for scholarship management
2. Managing the Student Loan Fund, and updating the CMU SD database system to record all student’s volunteer activities for scholarship granting consideration
3. Being University Supporting Committee
Chiang Mai University is the first educational institute that has established this particular section. The main roles are to promote, encourage and support all university missions, and more importantly, to gather funds and scholarship for students who need financial supports
Wellbeing Support is one of the university main strategies to promote healthy lives inside CMU. The activities include clean and safe food project, non-toxic fresh market, say No to Styrofoam Food Container Campaign, and new food center project. Moreover, there are also campaigns to prevent Dengue fever and any other contagious diseases as well as sexually transmitted diseases. There is also an illness surveillance system. The medical services are provided for both Thai and foreign students.
The other forms of wellbeing support include waste management, “Say No to Plastic Bag” campaign and blood donation.