Ludhiana, November 28, 2014: Fair & Lovely, the leading brand from Hindustan Unilever Limited is calling for entries from candidates for the 11th edition of the scholarship program ending on November 30. Details of the scholarship programme and the application process can be availed from www.fairandlovely.in or by calling on the toll free number 1800220130 for more information.
Talking about the Fair & Lovely Foundation Scholarship programme Srinandan Sundaram, Vice President Skincare & Makeup, Hindustan Unilever Ltd. says, “Fair & Lovely Foundation is our initiative to economically empower women to pursue their dreams and reach their true potential. We aim to inspire an attitude of self-reliance and independence among young women by providing scholarships in the areas of higher education, vocational training and start up business capital”
One of the 2012 scholarship winners, Sajneeben whose father is the family’s sole breadwinner, supports his family of five members by cutting and polishing precious gems. In spite of the family’s meagre earnings, Sajneeben’s parents always tried to provide the best to her and her two siblings. Financial constraints was always a matter of grave worry for her, however Fair & Lovely Foundation Scholarship indeed changed the course of her career and life. Sajneeben says, “The scholarship helped me to take the next step ahead in fulfilling my dreams. I’m confident that I’ll be able to overcome my financial challenges and build a great career.” She is currently pursuing her studies in her chosen field of Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery. Similarly, the Fair & Lovely scholarship program over the last decade has brought a ray of hope in the lives of many young aspiring girls, who have the aptitude and zeal to excel in life, but do not have the financial means to do so.
The last date for submission of application forms is 30th November 2014.
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