Scholarships

The HOPE Africa Award

In a partnership with Beyond the Boroughs, HOPE Africa has created a program to provide scholarships and a broader structure: volunteer opportunities, internships and a network of people to help them create sustainable projects with the aim of establishing a continuing system of resources for future generations.

The 2012 HOPE Africa scholars are:

  • Abdouramane Barry, American University
  • Dibora Haile, University of Virginia
  • Ogechukwu Uwanaka, Williams College
  • Robel Haile, University of Oregon
  • Sheila Otwe, University of Virginia

The 2013 HOPE Africa scholars are:

  • Marilyn Asongue, Emory University
  • Medina Khedir, University of Washington
  • Wamweni Shamambo, Stetson University
  • Becky Vice, Grand Canyon University

Current Hope Africa Scholarship Recipients Include:

  • Niyat Gezianhber, St. Olaf’s College
  • Medina Khedir, University of Washington
  • Wamweni Shamambo, Stetson University
  • Becky Vice, Grand Canyon University
  • Udoka Oji, Brown University
  • Refilwe Gqajela, University of California, San Diego
  • Chinasa Okolo, Pomona College
  • Gideon Tegene, University of Houston
  • Oyedoyin Idowu, University of Maryland
  • Hind Abdel Halim, Boston University
  • Princess Adedoyin, Amherst College
  • Shirley Ochieng, University of Texas, Dallas