University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls

 
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    Scholarship Supports Finance and Accounting Study
    By - Ngaire McCubben - Comms, Ext, Relations and Fundraising, Tanzania
    Kisa Alumna Aikande studied at Makumira Secondary School, a semi-rural school located about 20km from Arusha City. She joined AfricAid’s Kisa Project in 2013 and says ‘I really enjoyed being part of Kisa … the Mentors helped us to recognize our inner potential and inspired us on how to succeed. I learned...
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 1 donation
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    Kisa Alumni Network Lunch
    By - Ngaire McCubben - Comms, Ext.Relations & Fundraising, Tanzania
    As part of the Kisa Project, which trains and mentors Tanzanian secondary school girls to reach their full potential and facilitate change in Tanzanian society, AfricAid has developed the Kisa Alumni Network (KAN).  KAN is made up of young women who have completed the Kisa Curriculum and graduated from the program....
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 1 donation
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 1 donation
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    How Do You Decide Who Is Most Worthy?
    By - Ngaire McCubben - Communications, Ext. Relations & Fundraising, Tanz
    In November, AfricAid’s Tanzania Board of Trustees was faced with one of their more difficult annual tasks. Along with AfricAid staff, days were spent poring over applications from 26 very worthy Kisa graduates for the University Scholarship Fund, supporting graduates who are unable to enroll in university without...
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 2 donations
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 8 donations
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 3 donations
    • 8 months ago
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    Off to University!
    By - Ngaire McCubben - Communications, Ext.Relations & Fundraising,TZ
    Eliakunda graduated from Enaboishu Secondary School in Northern Tanzania in 2013. She had been one of the most dedicated of our Kisa Program students, demonstrating creativity, commitment, and great aptitude. It was, therefore, not a difficult decision to make when she applied to AfricAid’s University Scholarship Fund...
    • 8 months ago
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has made updates to their project page.
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 1 donation
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    120 Girls Preparing for University
    By - Alyse Daunis - Operations Manager
    AfricAid provides university scholarships for girls who graduate from the Kisa Project, a two-year leadership, life-skills, and entrepreneurship training for high school girls in Tanzania. Scholarships are provided to Kisa Scholars who not only graduate from Kisa but also pass the national exam to graduate from secondary...
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 2 donations
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 21 donations
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has made updates to their project page.
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    Summer Update
    By - Alyse Daunis - Operations Manager
    The school year is quickly coming to a close! Eight young women are about to graduate secondary school and will start university or vocational training after their Leadership Immersion Experience in July 2014. These young women are Kisa graduates. AfricAid's Kisa Project mentors girls in the...
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    Opportunity Knocks!
    By - Maria Rosa Galter - Executive Director
    One of the biggest challenges that young women face in Tanzania is the lack of opportunity to attend university.  Our University Scholarship Program is geared towards girls who graduate from our Kisa Program, AfricAid's leadership development program for secondary school scholars.  AfricAid offers eight...
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    December Update
    By - Alyse Daunis - Operations Director
    Meet Husna, a soon to be graduate of secondary school in Tanzania. Husna wants to become a teacher at a secondary level of education. She believes in the impact education has on children and enjoys interacting with young people.  Husna says that becoming a teacher would be a dream come true.  With graduation...
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has made updates to their project page.
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    Mwalimu (Teacher in Swahili), we value you!
    By - Elizabeth Abshire - Executive Director
    Summer is ending and school is starting for many here in America and that means starting new classes, meeting new peers and also new teachers.  Some of us learn who are teachers will be days before classes start or many weeks before.  The relationships we develop with our teachers are truly unique.  Everyone...
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 4 donations
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    Summer Update
    By - Elizabeth Abshire - Executive Director
    Teachers are one of the most influential factors in ensuring high-quality education in a school. AfricAid is passionate not just about providing ways for girls to have educational opportunities but for their experience in school to one of high quality. We have a vision of classrooms full of girls learning, growing and...
    • 2 years ago
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    Spring Update
    By - Elizabeth Abshire - Executive Director
    Our current scholarship recipients continue to work hard at their studies and move closer to graduation and their dream of becoming teachers. We continue to receive more applications for teacher training scholarships and are hoping to raise more funds in order to fulfill this request and provide more women with the...
    • 2 years ago
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    December Update
    By - Elizabeth Abshire - Executive Director
    Dear AfricAid supporters, Thank you so much for your support of teacher training scholarships in Tanzania.  We're very grateful and wish you and your family a wonderful holiday. In Tanzania, many young girls wish to become teachers but simply lack the funds for the training.  Supporting teacher training maximizes...
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    September Teacher Training Update
    By - Elizabeth Abshire - Executive Director
    Hello AfricAid supporters, Thank you so very much for your very generous support of our program to provide teacher training to girls in Tanzania.  We're thrilled to report we now have 12 active scholarships, thanks to you. Tanzania is not an easy place for a woman to be successful.  Embedded cultural beliefs and...
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 23 donations
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    June 2012 Update
    By - Elizabeth Abshire - Executive Director
    Hello Friends of AfricAid.  Thank you for your support and generosity by supporting teacher training in Tanzania. Your donations create opportunities that previously may have been unavailable to these girls pursuing a dream of teaching. Their training and education in the teaching field in invaluable. These future...
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has made updates to their project page.
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has made updates to their project page.
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has made updates to their project page.
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 48 donations
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    June 2011 Update
    By - Elizabeth Abshire - Executive Director
    Hello to our wonderful AfricAid supporters, I have recently returned from 2 heart-warming weeks in Tanzania and am thrilled to report on the progress on our teacher training scholarships for Tanzanian girls.  While there, AfricAid visited one of the scholarships recipients, Prisca, who just graduated from teaching...
    • 4 years ago
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    Improving the quality of education for teachers!
    By - Ashley Shuyler - Founder and Executive Director
    Dear AfricAid Friends, I want to thank you, once again, for supporting teacher training scholarships for Tanzanian women. Without your support, girls in Tanzania would not have the opportunity to achieve their dreams -- dreams of supporting thousands of students over their lifetime in classrooms across Tanzania. AfricAid...
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    Thank You for Your Support in 2010!
    By - Ashley Shuyler - Founder and Executive Director
    Dear AfricAid Friends, A Tanzanian proverb says, Haba na haba hujaza kibaba – Little by little fills the big tin. Throughout 2010, we at AfricAid have watched with excitement and gratitude as the girls we support – one by one – have gone on to make big changes in their communities.When we started our work...
    • 4 years ago
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    A New School Year Begins in Tanzania!
    By - Ashley Shuyler - Executive Director, AfricAid
    Dear AfricAid supporters, Thank you so much for your support of teacher training scholarships for Tanzanian girls! We are so grateful for the opportunities that you are making possible in their lives. This past August, students in Tanzania reported back to their colleges for the beginning of a new school year....
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls has received 12 donations
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  • University Scholarships for Tanzanian Girls posted a progress report
    A Shining Teacher-In-Training
    By - Ashley Shuyler - Executive Director
    Dear friends, In Tanzania, there is a saying, “Tushaonyesha njia. Sasa ni wakati wako kufuata.” We have shown you the path. Now it’s your turn. Last week, I had the inspiring opportunity to witness one AfricAid scholar as she began to walk down her own new, exciting path. Theresia was the first girl in her...
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Organization

AfricAid, Inc.

Denver, CO, United States
http://www.africaid.com

Project Leader

Maria Galter

Executive Director
Denver, Colorado United States

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