ZEGNA’S SCHOLARSHIPS: The Ermenegildo Zegna Group plans to launch a 25-year project dedicated to its founder and will present the initiative on Feb. 19. Zegna will offer scholarships for a value of 1 million euros, or $1.36 million at current exchange, per year to talented Italian graduates who will have the opportunity to earn a master’s degree or a doctorate at leading international universities or research centers. The funds will stimulate the formation of excellence in Italy as they will benefit students who will agree to return to the country and work.
This story first appeared in the February 12, 2014 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.