ASEC News

ASEC awarded a $50,000 grant for Bigwa scholarships

African Sisters Education Collaborative (ASEC)
Follow ASEC on

ASEC was awarded a $50,000 grant in May 2013 from the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for Bigwa scholarships.

ASEC was awarded a $50,000 grant by the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago (FSC) for its Scholarship Program that benefits sisters in Africa to acquire a high school diploma at the Bigwa Secondary School in Morogoro, Tanzania. Twenty nine (29) sisters and four lay girls are enrolled in level ‘A’ there and will benefit from this funding.

Sharing this story is one of the easiest ways you can support our mission:

Leave a comment »

Keep Reading...

Grant awarded to ASEC to support children in South Sudan

Through a grant from the Hilton Foundation, ASEC is providing education and supplies to children in camp sites in South Sudan.

Scholarshop recipients graduate from Bigwa Secondary School

A celebration is held for the 2018 graduating class and the 50th Anniversary of the Bigwa Seminary Secondary School.

22 ASEC scholarship recipients graduate from Bigwa Secondary School

ASEC donors supported the scholarships of 22 students who successfully graduated from Bigwa Secondary School in April, 2017. Sr. Maria discusses the success of Bigwa school in the area of society development.

Don't forget to follow ASEC on social media:
Back to news »

Donate to Our Scholarship Program

Consider supporting a sister to acquire a high school diploma or two-year college degree for only $1,000/year.

Donate Now »