The Komera Scholar Sponsorship Program is a direct, personal and participative approach to supporting girls’ education & empowerment in Rwanda.

When you sponsor a scholar, you are empowering a young woman

to break the cycle of poverty!!

100% of donations from scholar sponsorship go directly to support a vulnerable girl in Rwanda!

What SHE receives:

Mentorship, friendship and hope for the future because of her sponsor!!


  • Full tuition scholarship to a local boarding school
  • School mentor throughout the year
  • Transportation to and from school
  • Health insurance for one year
  • Access to annual leadership and empowerment summits


  • In addition to a full tuition scholarship (above), she also receives: 
    • All scholastic materials for the year including books, paper, pens, a backpack and calculator 
    • All personal materials needed for boarding school including soap, lotion, towels, sanitary napkins, toiletry items, clothing, socks, shoes and bedding

What YOU receive: 

  • Life-changing cross-cultural connection with a young woman
  • Meaningful relationship and direct, lasting impact
  • One-on-one match with a Komera scholar for three years (Senior 4-6 school years)
  • Biography & photos of your scholar to get to know her
  • Updates at least 2 times/year about your scholar’s progress
  • Opportunities to correspond with her through personal letters
  • Invitation to Skype during Leadership Summits 3 times/year
  • Chance to meet your scholar in person by joining our annual trip to Rwanda!

sponorship FAQ

sponsor_a_scholarAs a scholar sponsor we ask that you make an annual commitment of $500We kindly request that you intend to continue sponsorship over the course of 3 years to complete secondary school.

Sponsorship Donation Option:

Komera is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. All donations are tax deductible.