Rattansi Education Trust 26M grant expected to offset HELB loans

Needy students from private and public universities received a big boost towards their education after Rattansi Education Trust donated Kshs. 26 Million towards their education for the current academic year. Speaking during the check donation exercise, where over 20 private and public universities were represented, Dr. Vijoo Rattansi, Chairperson of the

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School fee crisis spurs top KCPE students to apply for scholarships

Amidst national reports of students struggling to afford secondary school fees, Daraja Academy has received over 320 applications for 30 available spots in its Form 1 class. Amongst them, the admissions teams were surprised to discover many applications from students with extraordinary KCPE scores in the 390s and 400s. These

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GSK Offers Global Health Scholarships To Kenyan Scholars

Glaxo Smith Klein  has announced a new scholarship fund to support the training and development of the next generation of leaders in global health, and strengthen the capacity of health systems in Africa.   Thirty new scholarships will be awarded over ten years to students from sub-Saharan Africa, thanks to a Kshs

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Kenyans Bag Top Admissions To Ivy League Universities In The U.S

Kenyans take the lead in university admissions amongst African students.   According to Eddie Mandhry, Yale Director for Africa "Kenyans continue to hold the largest share of admissions to Yale from Africa, which shows the premium the country puts on quality education."  Data from Yale University provided information on the admission rates

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UoN’s Best Students Finally Awarded With Chinese Scholarships

Scholarships were presented to the students by the Chinese Ambassador to Kenya, H.E. Liu Xianfa in a ceremony held at the University on November 14, 2016.The students, drawn from various disciplines were identified as genuine needy students selected after due verification of family backgrounds to ascertain their neediness by the

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MoneyGram and Co-op Bank Collaborate to Provide Education Scholarship

A mentorship program facilitated by Co-operative Bank of Kenya Foundation and sponsored by the MoneyGram Foundation will benefit 350 underprivileged high school students countrywide. This program is expected to boost the students’ academic performance, help them make better career choices, and give them the skills to succeed in university and

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