Creato Announces 3rd Annual Lean & Six Sigma Educational Scholarship Competition
San Diego, California (September 18, 2013)— Creato announced today the opening of its online portal for the 3rd annual Scholarship Awards for Lean and Six Sigma training and certification. The scholarship reflects the company's commitment to be a good corporate citizen while promoting methods that are critical to the improvement of healthcare delivery services. The scholarship provides full funding for either of Creato's online programs. One scholarship is offered for Lean Facilitator training; the other for Six Sigma Greenbelt. The scholarship will be offered each year to two candidates as part of a national competition.
The portal is open for applications through December 15, 2013. Award recipients will be announced by December 31. The portal may be accessed at:
For a demonstration of Creato's online programs and a review of the full curriculum, applicants can visit
http://www.creato.com/Lean-Sigma-Healthcare-Training or http://www.creato.com/Six-Sigma-Healthcare-Training.
This is a competitive scholarship and applicants are encouraged to submit an essay setting forth why they feel best qualified for the award and how they would intend to leverage the opportunity. The successful candidate will be working in a healthcare environment where they have an immediate opportunity to launch a Lean or Six Sigma project.
About Creato: Creato Performance Solutions (www.creato.com) has been providing technologies and training to support corporate performance improvement for nearly 20 years. Today, Creato is a leading provider of Lean and Six Sigma deployment, and Project Portfolio Management products including the COMPASS® Quality Management System. Their combined classroom and online training programs are available through the American Society for Quality (ASQ), and a variety of other channel partners across the U.S. A recent study of 150 projects completed by Creato clients over the past 10 years revealed an average return on investment of 7:1.
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