Cotton On Foundation University Scholarships

A quality education gives every child the potential to change their world- that’s why we exist. Through a unique partnership with customers and team members, the Cotton On Foundation focuses on empowering youth globally through the delivery of quality educational projects in Uganda, South Africa, Thailand, and Australia. together, we believe we can help reduce poverty and improve the lives of those in need. We partner with communities to provide long-term opportunities across education, health, sustainability, and infrastructure.

The Cotton On Foundation offers scholarships for the youth of Myanmar and Migrant communities along the Thai-Myanmar border to provide access to a further education beyond secondary school and into University or Vocational College in both Thailand and Myanmar.


To be eligible for a Cotton On Foundation scholarship you must be a;

  • Thai Citizen, or
  • Thai Permanent Resident,or;
  • Thai 10 Year Card Holder, or;
  • Myanmar Citizen, and;
  • Be enrolled, in the process of enrolling or have an acceptance lteer to study a Bachelor’s degree at an accredited Vocational College or University in Thailand or Myanmar

Selection Criteria

  • Have a strong academic record
  • Have a desire to pursue higher education
  • Come from underprivileged families and/or can demonstrate financial need
  • Have a vision for their contribution to their community’s development
  • Are committed to returning to their own communities in Thailand/Myanmar after graduation
  • We like to see evidence of matched funding through fee waivers, the student’s personal savings or through other scholarships. Please note that this is not compulsory.

Scholarship Coverage

  • Tuition Fees
  • Academic course materials
  • Living expenses (including accommodation and food)

Application Deadline

To be considered for a Cotton On Foundation scholarship, the completed application form must be submitted by 5pm Myanmar time Sunday 31 May 2020. You are encouraged to submit your application as early as possible before the deadline.
Applications received after the deadline will NOT be considered. As the awarding of Cotton On Foundation scholarships is highly competitive, incomplete or applications that are difficult to read or understand will not be considered.

Unsuccessful Applicants
Unfortunately due to the number of applications we do not inform unsuccessful applicants. If you have not heard from us by Monday 15, June 2020 your application was not successful on this occasion.

If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us on the details below;
Phone: (+66) 91-758-0006 (Mon-Fri / (9:00AM – 12:00PM)
Address: Cotton On Foundation office – 702 Moo 1 Thasailaut, Mae sot, Tak, 63110

For more information, please visit Official Website.