CommunityScholarship ProgramSerengeti - Tanzania
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Building a brighter future through education

The communities surrounding Singita Grumeti are brimming with young individuals who have the potential to make a difference – not only in their own family but also the larger community and the country – if they are given the opportunity to do so. This potential, unfortunately, often goes untapped as many families do not have the means to fund secondary and tertiary education.

Concentrating on enhancing the quality of education provided to the youth from local communities to equip them with the knowledge and skills needed to pursue rewarding and successful careers has become a key focus area of the Grumeti Fund.

Key Successes:

Number of scholarships awarded in 2018.

How it works:
  • Each year scholarships are awarded to select individuals who show promise and commitment in their field of study.
  • Support is provided in the form of scholarships for secondary school, vocational studies and university education in the conservation and tourism sectors.
  • Scholarship recipients are paired with a mentor from the Grumeti Fund to guide and coach them through day-to-day life decisions so that they can go on to pursue their dreams.
  • Life skills training on topics such as leadership, health topics, career exploration and dream mapping are offered by the Grumeti Fund to scholarship recipients.
How to help:
  • Sponsor a private secondary school scholarship (1 year): USD 1,300
  • Sponsor vocational studies (1 year): USD 1,500
  • Sponsor a university studies (1 year): USD 2,500
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