2019 Opportunity Grant Recipients

The selection committee believes that the motivation, reach and spirit of these programs serve as role models within our profession. Thank you to all who applied.

Congratulations to our 2019 Round II Opportunity Grant recipients!

Gantumur Bat-Erdene (Mongolia): Program providing bus services to bring students from under-resourced schools to a university fair held in Mongolia 
Mabadjam Katawa (Togo): Professional development workshops and training for counselors, teachers, and administrators in five regions of Togo
Berta Liao (Taiwan): Program providing bus services to bring students from under-resourced schools to a university fair held in Taiwan
Solomon Kayiwa Mugambe (Uganda): Program to support high achieving low-income students in Uganda with the university application process 
Rebecca Zeigler Mano (Zimbabwe): Purchase of Kindles to load with resources for test prep, deeper reading, and application assistance for students in rural areas of Zimbabwe, allowing students to study at night without a power source for extended periods of time  


Congratulations to our 2019 Round I
 Opportunity Grant recipients!

James Akaba (Cameroon): Professional development workshops for counselors in three cities of Cameroon (Summary 1. Summary 2.)
Ray Marx (Ecuador): Professional development training in Quito for counselors in local area high schools
Hilarion Vegba (Benin): Program bringing global university admission information to students, teachers and administrators in six regions of Benin