The WAAW Foundation Global Youth Scholars Program (GYSP) provides an authentic African experience and an academic enrichment program for outstanding high school and early college students from over 130 countries around the world including Africa. Each summer, students of 16 – 21 years arrive in Nigeria or Kenya to explore Africa and to participate in the two-week Social Entrepreneurship, Leadership and STEM programs at the WAAW Foundation’s campuses in Lagos and Abuja Nigeria; and Nairobi Kenya. It is an invigorating, mind-blowing program that gives students to explore the Africa culture while developing innovative, entrepreneurship, and leadership skills.
Duration: 2 weeks per cohort.
Tuition Fee: $2,500 USD
Camp Locations: Abuja Nigeria, and Nairobi Kenya.
Date: Cohort 1 ( 3 – 17 July 2021) and Cohort 2 (25 July – 7th August 2021)
Three Stream Options: (1) STEAM Focus; (2) Entrepreneurship & Design Thinking; or (3) Leadership & Politics
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