Kolkata, Sept 3 IBNS | 2 years ago

With the Chennai finals culminating, Nabeela Khan from Jewish Girls School and Aastha Shah from The Bwabanipur Gujarati Education Society School (ICSE), emerged as the winners who will represent Kolkata at the Horlicks Wizkids South Asia Finals in November.

The winners of Horlicks Wizkids South Asia 2013 winners will earn scholarships worth Rs 1,00,000 lakh and a 5 day educational trip to Germany.

Commenting on the kick-off this year, Jayant Singh, EVP, Marketing, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare India said, "Horlicks as a nourisher and nurturer aims to strive for an all-round growth and development for children. Taking the same proposition forward, with Horlicks Wizkids we hope to create avenues for students to display their aptitude that goes beyond academics and bring out the best in them."

Syed Sultan Ahmed, MD EduMedia, Project Director of Horlicks Wizkids said, "The purpose of education is overall development of students; Wizkids is that platform that hones the personality of students making them more confident who understand their strengths. Over the year Wizkids has become an integral part of the school calendar in India and has given millions of students an opportunity to live their dreams."

With more than 30 events in the field of arts, literature, painting, extra-curricular activities are being hosted by Krayon, Horlicks Wizkids is South Asia's largest interschool fiesta for students from class 1 to 12.

(Posted on 03-09-2013)