The College of Graduate Studies (CGS), Walailak University (WU), held a Contract Signing Ceremony for students who awarded the Walailak University Graduate Research Fund in the fiscal year 2023 (Round 1) on Wednesday 12th, April 2023 at 13:30 pm – 14:30 pm at meeting room AD 3411, the 3rd floor, the Architecture and Design Laboratory Building, Walailak University, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand. During the ceremony, the dean of CGS, Associate Professor Dr.Phongpichit Channuie, gave a congratulatory speech to the grantees. CGS staff, Dr.Somruethai Bouyam also provided an overview of the main points of the contract before the grantee signed it. The Graduate Research Fund at Walailak University is designed to support outstanding students who wish to pursue research-oriented graduate studies at the university. The fund provides financial assistance to research expenses. To be eligible for the fund, students must meet certain academic and research requirements and undergo a competitive selection process