Kakuma: Education- Windle International Kenya (WIK)

Windle International Kenya (WIK)

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


Services Offered

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

Eligibility Criteria 

Tertiary Education Scholarships Eligibility Criteria 

  • 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: 

  • 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. 

Vocational Education and Training Scholarship Academic Requirements  

  • Diploma Course: Minimum KCSE C Plain (Or equivalent) 
  • Certificate: Minimum KCSE C-(Minus) 


  • 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


Kakuma, Compound 3 next to UNHCR Compound, Kakuma Turkana County, Kenya