Laxmi Bank launches ‘Nepal Police – Laxmi Bank Scholarship Fund’

Kathmandu, 24th April 2023: Laxmi Bank has signed an MOU with Nepal Police Welfare Fund to establish the Nepal Police-Laxmi Bank Scholarship Akshaya Fund worth NPR 25 lakhs and pledges financial assistance of NPR 7.5 lakhs over the next five years as part of its #SupportGirlChild initiative.

The MOU was signed by Mr. Dipesh Amatya, Chief of Retail Financial Services, Laxmi Bank and Mr. Kedar Dhakal, Deputy Inspector General of Nepal Police in the presence of Inspector General of Nepal Police, Mr. Basanta Kunwar and Chief Executive Officer of Laxmi Bank, Mr. Ajaya Bikram Shah. This scholarship fund aims to support deserving female students from the families of incumbent, former, and retired, martyred or disabled junior level police officers studying in Police Schools.

Nepal Police will manage and oversee the scholarship selection process while Laxmi Bank will provide financial support. The Bank is confident that this initiative will strengthen its #SupportGirlChild campaign and empower deserving students from these schools to enhance their education.