Pizza company serves up tasty educational bursaryOn 16 Apr 2002 in Personnel Today Related posts:No related photos. Comments are closed. Previous Article Next Article The Leyland-based pizza manufacturer Schwan’s has introduced a schemeenabling its employees to apply for a £1,000 bursary to support a child orgrandchild at university. Five such grants will be provided under the scheme which is open to allstaff. Similar schemes will run at the company’s sites in France and Germany. Gary Rae, European HR director for Schwan’s, said: “At Schwan’s weappreciate how hard our staff work and we like to demonstrate our appreciationin a variety of ways, such as through official policies or fun events. “The bursary scheme extends this approach and enables us to make adifference to the whole family. The money is provided by a special fund set upby Schwan’s specifically for this purpose.” All members of staff are eligible to apply and the scheme is open to adoptedchildren and grandchildren.