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Why are scholarships important? Scholarships are a key aspect of development as they directly invest into building human potential / capacity.  Read more here
What is the goal of this site? Mission:

Creating opportunities for promising and deserving African children and youth through the provision of scholarships.

1.  To highlight the need for education in Africa 
2.  Raise funds to provide educational opportunities for deserving children and youth.

I would like to make a financial donation.  How would I do so? We welcome your desire to help.  You can do make a financial donation through our main website.  There you can make a donation online, sign up for recurring donations and also find instructions on how to mail a check / money orderDevelop Africa's Donation Page
How can I sponsor a child or a school? We welcome your interest and involvement. 
1.  You can sponsor a child by making a donation here.
2.  To sponsor a school or make a significant donation, please contact us
What are the other ways I can help? Please see our How You Can Help Page
Will my donations be tax deductible? Donations to the Promise of Hope Scholarship, a part of Develop Africa are tax deductible in the USA to the extent allowed by the law. Develop Africa is a 501c3 registered organization.  Please consult your tax advisor for more information
How can I benefit from or apply for this scholarship?  We currently do not fund individual college or school tuition / scholarships outside of the Promise of Hope Scholarship. This scholarship currently operates in specific schools / communities. 
How will funds be used? Funds will be used to provide a tuition and book scholarship. This website has been put together by Develop Africa - a 501c3 US registered non-profit organization.  
I would like to become a Coordinator?  How can I apply to become one? We welcome all serious inquiries.  Please contact us explaining why you are interested in becoming a Coordinator.  Be sure to tell us about your background, experience etc.
Can I collect / donate other items such as school supplies or children's books? Yes.  These items are much appreciated, provided you also help to ship them to Africa.  

Please see these pages on our other site:  -

- Collect School Supplies
- Run a book drive