Cargill Launches the Global Scholars Program
Cargill, in partnership with the Institute of International Education (IIE) has recently launched the Cargill Global Scholars program in five countries, including India. The program will provide financial assistance, leadership development and enrichment opportunities to nearly 200 undergraduate students with high levels of academic performance and leadership potential over the next three years. Selected students will also be paired with a Cargill employee, including company executives, for a mentorship spanning the next several years. Ten scholarships will be awarded in India for the 2012-2013 academic year, targeting students enrolled in five of the country’s leading science and technology institutions: the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi; IIT, Mumbai; the National Institute of Technology, Trichy; Delhi Technological University, and BIT Mesra.