Fair and Lovely Foundation is a step taken by a well-known brand, Fair & Lovely. It has been reflecting a Women’s Dreams for the past 40 years. This is a brand, which has championed the deepest ambitions and desires of women. Throughout its history, Fair & Lovely has inspired women to go for their dreams, even if they were at odds with what society expected them to do. Be it giving them hope to marry by choice, or encouraging them to choose their own career, or as nowadays boosting their confidence to overcome their own hesitations & fears to achieve their true potential.
So, Fair & Lovely wants to create a positive change in the society in its own small way – by helping women get the confidence to pursue their dreams and ambitions and they want to do this by not just inspiring women but also enabling them by giving opportunities like higher education, career, and entrepreneurship via the Fair & Lovely Foundation.
The main motive behind Fair & Lovely Foundation is to help women create pathways to self-reliance through scholarships, career guidance, and online courses. Launched in 2003, their initiative has impacted thousands of women across India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Egypt and Saudi Arabia with more countries being covered each year. It is their believe that education is one of the most effective ways for women to attain financial independence and that women should never be hindered by the lack of resources. They offer scholarships for vocational courses, graduate or post-graduate studies.
Fair & Lovely Scholarship Guidelines
1-Women who have passed 12th standard securing a minimum of 60% in 10th and 12th Std board exams and are between 15-30 years and wish to pursue undergraduate or postgraduate courses can apply for the scholarship.
2-The following documents are to be scanned/photographed and uploaded as part of scholarship application on Fair & Lovely Foundation’s website
- 1 Passport Size Photo
Photo ID Proof (Any one from list of accepted ID documents)
- PAN Card
- Voter Identity Card
- Driver’s License
- Aadhar Card
- 10th std marks card with photo
Proof of Age (Anyone from list of accepted documents)
- Birth certificate
- First and last pages of a valid Indian passport
- Driver’s License
- 10th standard marks card with Date of Birth mentioned
- 1 Set of attested qualification certificates and mark sheets for 10th Std and 12th standard. Post graduate applicants should submit grades received in Under-graduate degree/college.
- 10th Standard marks card
- 12th standard marks card
- Degree completion certificate (if applying for post-graduation)
- Degree marks card (if applying for post-graduation)
Proof of Income (All available documents)
- BPL Card (if belonging to BPL category)
- Income certificate
- Recent monthly Pay slip of the main wage-earner of the family
Proof of Admission* (If available only. Proof is fee receipt/Letter of Admission in government-recognized college or training institute)
*Note: Proof of Admission is required before any funds can be released to you
3- If one is eligible and ready with the necessary documents, she can hit the APPLY NOW button on the website which will lead to a SIGNUP process. After completing the Sign Up process one will be transferred to the scholarship application form.
4-After completing all the details of the form and uploading all the required documents, one has to wait to be called for the interview for which all the original documents should be kept ready.
5- The last date for submitting the application is 28th February 2017.
Apply here: https://www.fairandlovelyfoundation.in/scholarship