Empower the world foundation is a public charitable foundation based in Naivasha Kenya. It has been approved by the Ministry of State for National Heritage and Culture under section 10 of the Non-Governmental Organizations Co-ordination Act. The purpose of the foundation is primarily to support orphans and vulnerable individuals/programs in developing county’s (Nakuru, Narok, and Baringo) or other situations of extreme poverty.
Each year the Foundation through Education program provides support to a number of students as they pursue various educational objectives. Support is not provided for graduate degrees or study in the US, UK, or other developed countries. Financial support is primarily to cover the cost of education itself and directly related expenses including books and supplies.
Scholarships are generally granted for the full period of study; however, recipient must maintain good grades and provide copies of all semester reports and grades as they are received. The scholarship can be discontinued at any time in the event of unsatisfactory performance.
The scholarship awards are determined by the scholarship committee of the Board of Directors of the Empower the World Foundation and awarded once a year. Applications for secondary school scholarship must be received by the first day of November each Calendar year, to be considered for the following year. Applications for College and University scholarship should reach EWF office by end of January of each year. Applicants will be notified if they have been selected as EWF scholarship students through their contacts. All applications should be mailed to:
Empower the World Foundation
Po Box 2221 Naivasha, Kenya.