Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited, India’s largest entertainment conglomerate.
GiveIndia, the largest and the most trusted giving platform in India.

Nurturing the girl prodigy to inspire newer role models. 

To be a ‘prodigy incubator’ by identifying exceptionally gifted children and nurturing them to fulfil their potential.
The scholarship aims to encourage and empower young girls to pursue their talents.
By giving them the platform, training and mentoring they need, the initiative aims at helping young prodigies reach their full potential.
The prize is a scholarship worth ₹4 Lacs, spread over three years.
Through this scholarship by Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited and Give India, prodigies will have access to all they need to become successful artists.

India’s largest entertainment conglomerate. 

Mission: To create something extraordinary, in everything they do.
Extraordinary is their standard instead of their goal.
Zee Entertainment strives unwaveringly to deliver excellence.


India’s largest and most trusted ‘giving’ platform.
ZEEL in partnership with GiveIndia aims to create a launchpad for the extraordinary talent in India.
The mission is to impower art prodigies to make them inspirational role models for generations of young Indians.


Zarina Screwvala
Managing Trustee and Director
Swades Foundation
Bindu Subramaniam
Co-founder and CEO
Subramaniam Academy of Performing Arts (SaPa)
Punit Goenka
Chief Executive Officer
Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL)
Samara Mahindra
Founder and CEO
Rupak Mehta
Brahmnaad Cultural Society
Born To Shine is a CSR initiative by the Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited, to provide scholarships to young female prodigies all across India. If you (or someone you know) have the potential to become India’s next prodigy, here’s your chance.