Nairobi: Education-Windle International Kenya (WIK) - Windle International Kenya (WIK)

Nairobi: Education-Windle International Kenya (WIK) logo
Last updated: 12/19/2023

Description

Services Offered:

  • Help enrolling in School: Information on WIK support in Secondary School Education. 
  • Help finding educational programs within WIK’s scope. 
  • Help finding scholarships: Information on available Vocational and Tertiary Level scholarships 

Eligibility Criteria :Tertiary Education Scholarships

  • Be a holder of Valid Refugee Status (Have GoK Refugee Refugee ID /Waiting Card and UNHCR Protection Document 
  • National Identity Card for beneficiaries from host communities. 
  • Be 28 Years and below at the time of application 
  • Have original academic documents from a recognized academic institution 
  • Demonstrate financial need for education and strong contribution to community 
  • Not be benefitting from any other scholarship at the time of application 
  • Not on an immediate resettlement process 

Academic Requirements

  • Degree Course Requirements-Minimum KCSE C+ (Or equivalent) for Female Applicants and B- for Male applicants 
  • Diploma Course-Minimum KCSE C Plain (Or equivalent) for Female applicants and C+ for Male applicants. 

Qualifications for Secondary Education Scholarship for Urban Refugees in Nairobi,Mombasa,Nakuru,Eldoret

Applicant must:

  • Have obtained KCPE 350 Marks and above for Boys and 330 marks for girls joining Boarding. 
  • Have obtained KCPE 300 Marks and above for both Boys and Girls joining Day secondary Schools 
  • Have sat KCPE Exam from Public Primary Schools or low cost private Schools for Kitengela applicants 
  • Be a registered Urban Refugee or Asylum seeker with Valid Proof of Registration Documents 
  • Be not older than 16 years at the time of application 
  • Have secured admission into a public boarding or Day Secondary School. 
  • Not be a beneficiary of any other scholarship. 

Qualifications for Children with Disabilities

Applicant Must:

  • Be a child with disability registered as an urban refugee or asylum seeker 
  • Have strong motivation to join Primary, Secondary, Foundation, Intermediate, Prevocational or Vocational levels of study in a public school. 

Qualifications for Grade 1 Support 

Applicant Must:

  • Be a registered Urban Refugee or Asylum seeker with Valid Proof of Registration Documents 
  • Be enrolled in Grade 1 at the time of application with proof of school admission form or acceptance letter. 
  • Be not older than 7 years at the time of application. 

Accessibility

  • This location has female staff  
  • This location has separate bathrooms for men and women 
  • All services listed are free of charge 
  • Sign Language Available 
  • Female Interpreters available 

Access days and time

  • Monday- Friday: 8.30 A.M to 4.30 P.M 
  • Services not available during public holidays  

Appointments can be made in the following ways:

  • Come in person within the specified working hours   
  • Call the relevant office/focal person within the specified working hours    
  • Email 

Address

Windle International Kenya, Amboseli Road, Lavington Nairobi

Telephone

Telephone

Email

windle@windle.org

Email

protection@windle.org

Email

integrity@windle.org