Leonard A. Lauder is inaugurating a scholarship with FIT.
Launching fall 2023, the Leonard A. Lauder Endowed Scholarship in Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing is a $1 million fund that may award as much as 4 undergraduate college students $10,000 yearly to cowl their tuition bills.
“FIT graduates contribute considerably to the artistic and enterprise financial system, together with the sweetness business,” Lauder stated in a press release. “These graduates have a unprecedented affect in our business, and The Estée Lauder Cos. is lucky to have many great FIT graduates amongst our staff.”
To be eligible for consideration, college students of the Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing program will need to have a GPA of three.0 or above.
“The Leonard A. Lauder Endowed Scholarship will present college students with exceptional help and additional deepen the longstanding relationship we maintain with Leonard Lauder and The Estée Lauder Companies,” stated Dr. Joyce F. Brown, president of FIT, in a press release.
The Lauder household and The Estée Lauder Cos. have lengthy supported FIT’s Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing program by means of its Executive Mentorship Program, which offers college students with networking alternatives and recommendation from seasoned professionals within the discipline.
Earlier this month, perfume firm, Firmenich, introduced the institution of its Firmenich Foundation Diversity Scholarship with FIT, which is able to award as much as two graduate and one undergraduate full-tuition scholarship yearly to college students from marginalized backgrounds within the Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing program.
The inaugural 2022 recipient of the Firmenich Foundation Diversity Scholarship was Alussa Burch, a senior in this system.