C.O.L.O.R. is providing educational scholarships for underprivileged girls in Sri Lanka. Only $360 sponsors a child’s education for an entire year! These scholarships cover all educational needs including books, tutors, tuition, and other schooling costs.
How Scholarships Work:
- Awardees are given approximately 3,000 Rupees ($30.00 US) per month for educational costs.
- Scholarship is good for 1 year at which time their grades and progress is reassessed.
To Qualify for Scholarships, Children:
- Must have low income household.
- Must show academic achievements.
- Must be recommended by teacher, school staff, or community.
- Must show progress while in the program.
- Parents cannot have any drug or alcohol problems.
- C.O.L.O.R. covers educational cost for child.
- Children are encouraged and motivated to be successful.
- Children are able to enroll in extra tutoring which can help them to qualify for additional government scholarships and free university educations in the future.
Keshala’ s Story …. an inspirational story about one girls path to education.