Scholarships & Student Grants Funded by UWD

Scholarships

2014

  • Honduras – funds for 1 woman to attend a nurse refresher course at a U.S. community college
  • Kenya – funds to help 1 girl attend secondary school
  • Nepal – funds to continue scholarships for 2 girls (from 2013)
  • Sierra Leone – funds to continue scholarships for 8 girls (from 2013) and for 2 new girls
  • Star Mountain – funds to continue scholarships for 3 girls (from 2012) (click for more information)
  • Tanzania (Rukwa Province) – funds to help 1 girl attend nursing school
  • Tanzania (Southern Province) – funds for 1 woman to attend the Corat Leadership Institute
  • Tanzania (Southwest Province) – funds reserved for 2 women to attend college when remaining funds are raised
  • Tanzania (Western Province) – funds to continue technical school scholarship for 1 girl (from 2012)
  • Uganda – funds to continue scholarships for 8 girls (from 2013)
  • Zambia – funds to continue scholarships for 5 girls (from 2012-2013) (click for more information)
  • Zambia – funds reserved for 1 woman to attend college when remaining funds are raised

2013

  • Albania – funds to help 2 girls attend preschool
  • India – funds to help 1 girl attend secondary school
  • Jamaica – funds to continue college scholarships for 4 girls (from 2012)
  • Nepal – funds to help 1 girl attend kindergarten
  • Sierra Leone – funds to help 8 girls to attend secondary school
  • South Africa – funds to continue scholarships for 4 girls (from 2012)
  • Tanzania (Rukwa Province) – funds to continue scholarships for 4 girls to attend secondary school
  • Uganda – funds to help 5 girls to attend primary school
  • Uganda – funds to help 3 girls to attend secondary school
  • Zambia – funds to continue scholarships for 3 girls (from 2012)

2012

  • Jamaica – funds to help 4 girls to attend college
  • Peru – funds to help 1 girl to attend seminary in Costa Rica
  • South Africa – funds to help 4 girls to attend primary school
  • Star Mountain – funds to help 3 girls to attend special needs school
  • Tanzania (Rukwa Province) – funds to help 4 girls to attend secondary school
  • Tanzania (Western Province) – funds to help 1 girl to attend technical school
  • Zambia – funds to help 3 girls attend primary school and 3 girls attend secondary school

 

Student Grants (Non-Tuition)

2014

  • Honduras – Funds to buy fabric to make school uniforms
  • Tanzania (Western Province) – Funds for school uniforms; administered through Adopt-a-Village
  • Tanzania (Western Province) – Funds for school supplies; administered through Adopt-a-Village
  • Tanzania (Western Province) – Funds for school desks