Women Empowerment at SKF India
SKF India not only promote diversity among employees, but have also extended it to positively influencing the neighbouring society. As a part of its Community Care initiatives, SKF promotes women empowerment by awarding educational scholarships to women for pursuing higher education in the field of science and engineering. Another important program is promoting holistic development of girls through sports activities.
SKF India through its community project provides education scholarships to 100 underprivileged women in the field of science and engineering. Among these, 50 girls are pursuing their graduation and 50 are pursuing post-graduation courses. This scholarship helps them to continue the. SKF college campus in Pune is hosting several trainings on site in addition to theoretical knowledge, such as interview techniques, communication, self-defence among others.
SKF also regularly organizes visits to SKF’s factory Pune, to give the participants firsthand experience in the manufacturing sector, to further facilitate careers in the engineering field.
Sports - a tactics for diversity
SKF Sports academy is used as a means for empowering young women and be so contribute to higher diversity and equality
Our Community Care programme represents the means for us to actively engage in communities. We believe when a society grows, SKF grows with it.