*EDUCATION, A GREAT SOCIAL EQUALIZER*
The County Government of Kericho is set to roll out a scholarship programme targeting 3000 students in the county in the coming weeks.
Governor, H.E. Dr. Eric Mutai made the announcement on September 2, while presiding over this year's event organized by Finlays Community Trust to award scholarships to bright students drawn from Bomet and Kericho Counties.
This year, the Trust allocated Ksh. 32.2 million to both Undergraduate and Masters program.
The Governor lauded James Finlays for such a transformative initiative saying it has touched many lives and positively changed the world.
While emphasizing how education is a great social equalizer, the Governor called upon the multinational company to consider enhancing the kitty moving forward so that more students benefit from the program.