May 27, 2018  

Student Opportunity – Young Entrepreneur Scholarship Program

Point Blank always keeps current students and graduates in the loop with all of the best music industry opportunities, so with that said here’s our latest student opportunity round-up. All of these student opportunities come exclusively via PB using our extensive network of contacts, so get stuck in! NB: these opportunities are for Point Blank students and graduates only. Want loads more opportunities like this? Find out all about our courses right here.

Cogniizant Transformation Young Entrepreneur Scholarship Program

This week’s opportunity is a chance to win $500 twards your studies, whatever they are and wherever you are based, courtesy of Cogniizant Transformation.

Cogniizant Transformation is a leading transformational solutions organization based in India. They provide hosts of personal breakthrough and learning solutions like, Fire Walk, Relationship Mastery, Communication skills training etc.

Founded by Harrish Sairaman, Cogniizant Transformations strives enable and champion the power and potential of entrepreneurs, and would like to support budding entrepreneurs by providing them with a leg up on their entrepreneurial journey.

To do so they have started $500 Cogniizant Young Entrepreneur Scholarship, this is open to budding entrepreneurs across the world.

Who Can Apply:

This scholarship is open to all students, who are 18+ years of age and are enrolled in School/College for the year 2017 anywhere in the world.

What You Need to Do:

To Participate:

Students need to create a maximum 5-minute long video explaining how entrepreneurs can help society as a whole.

NOTE: Students should not submit their Entrepreneurial ideas, these ideas are the intellectual property of the students and we do not wish to encroach on it in any way. Any submissions containing entrepreneurial ideas by students will be rejected on the onset.

Judging Criteria: Applications will be judged on Originality & Vision
Application Process

Step 1: Ensure your video’s sound quality is optimum, save it in any format compatible with YouTube

  Step 2: Upload the video onto YouTube, using the title – Cogniizant Transformation YE Scholarship Program 2018. Ensure you add this link in the video description section – http://bit.ly/2wLFuMD along with this hashtag #CogniizantTransformation #HarrishSairaman

  Step 3: Send us an email at scholarship@harrishsairaman.com This email should contain:

    • Your name, contact number, photo and mailing address
    • The name of the School/university/college you are attending and a proof of enrollment or acceptance.
    • URL of the active YouTube link for your video

Once you submit the application, you give Cogniizant Transformation permission to use and display your video, for promotional and marketing purposes.

Last Date

Last date for submitting the applications is August 17th, 2018.

  Scholarship Award

A scholarship of $500 will be awarded to 1 student selected as winner by the judging panel, consisting of Harrish Sairaman and 2 other members of Cogniizant Transformation.  The money awarded can be used by the student towards any expense related to his/her education or entrepreneurial undertaking.

Winner Announcement

The winner will be announced on 23rd September 2018, via a blog post on the company’s site. The winner’s photo, video/essay will be included in the post and they will also be notified personally via email.

Data Use Policy: Information gathered is used only to determine the authenticity of application materials and enrolment status. Cogniizant Transformation do not disseminate this information to third parties nor do they consider submission of this information as tacit permission to receive future promotional materials. The confidentiality of submitted information is maintained at all times.

Good luck!

Please note: We are happy to advertise roles and work experience which help students obtain the sort of experience you may need to gain a job in the music industry or to further your career in the music industry.  We interpret this broadly. However, we are not an employment agency and we take no responsibility for the terms upon which positions are advertised, nor the conditions which apply to any such positions or opportunity.  As such you should satisfy yourself that the terms offered are acceptable when considering any role advertised.

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