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SCHOLARSHIPS
 

Scholarships

VAMOS! partners with two organizations to administer almost 100 scholarships to poor children in Cuernavaca. The groups, FRUTAS and Cuernavaca Children’s Mission (CCM), provide funds to help families pay for school uniforms, books and transportation costs in two of our neighborhoods.  CCM and VAMOS! also provide full college tuition for nine students in our Casa Tatic Center. 

VAMOS! partners with two organizations to administer almost 100 scholarships to poor children in Cuernavaca.
VAMOS! partners with two organizations to administer almost 100 scholarships to poor children in Cuernavaca.
VAMOS! partners with two organizations to administer almost 100 scholarships to poor children in Cuernavaca.
VAMOS! partners with two organizations to administer almost 100 scholarships to poor children in Cuernavaca.

THE VAMOS! IMPACT

Access to Education: By providing scholarships for school supplies such as uniforms, transportation, and books, VAMOS! ensures that young children from poor families have the necessary resources to attend school regularly and participate fully in their education. This increases access to education for children who might otherwise face barriers such as financial constraints.

Retention and Academic Success: Scholarships for school supplies can contribute to improved retention rates and academic success among young children. When students have access to essential materials and resources, they are more likely to stay enrolled in school and perform well academically. This sets them on a path toward future success and opportunities.

Reduced Financial Burden: For families struggling to make ends meet, the cost of school supplies and other educational expenses can be a significant financial burden. VAMOS! scholarships alleviate this burden by covering the costs of essential items, allowing families to redirect their limited resources toward other basic needs such as food, shelter, and healthcare.

Empowerment and Dignity: By receiving scholarships, children and their families feel supported and valued by their community. This instills a sense of empowerment and dignity, as families no longer have to worry about being unable to afford the tools their children need to succeed in school. It also reinforces the importance of education as a pathway to a better future.

College Access and Affordability: VAMOS! scholarships for college tuition enable students from poor families to pursue higher education opportunities that would otherwise be out of reach. By covering the cost of tuition, these scholarships make college more accessible and affordable, opening doors to future career prospects and economic mobility.

Breaking the Cycle of Poverty: Education is a powerful tool for breaking the cycle of poverty. By providing scholarships that support both primary education and higher education, VAMOS! empowers individuals to overcome socio-economic barriers and achieve their full potential. This not only benefits the students themselves but also their families and communities, creating a ripple effect of positive change.

SCHOLARSHIPS FROM VAMOS! HELP COVER THE MANY COSTS THAT ARE A PART OF THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM.

YOU CAN SPONSOR A SCHOLARSHIP!

$25 A MONTH PROVIDES AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENT WITH A SCHOLARSHIP!

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