There are a number of scholarships and funding opportunities available for students in Kenya. These opportunities enable students to undertake their studies undisturbed as they cater for school fees and other requirements. Below is a list of those opportunities you ought to consider
List of Best Secondary Scholarships to apply in 2021
The list of some of the best scholarships for 2021 high school admission include;
- Equity Bank Wings to Fly Scholarship
Equity Wings to fly scholarships are provided by Equity Bank to Needy students who have excelled in their KCPE exams: Learn How to apply for Wings to fly
- Elimu Scholarship Programme
Elimu scholarship is funded by the Government of Kenya and World Bank. It seeks to provide education for students from vulnerable, needy families and those with special needs: Here is the Elimu Scholarship Application procedure.
- KCB High School Scholarships
KCB Scholarships are offered to students with outstanding performance from poor backgrounds. Each county has its own cutoff marks. Learn more about KCB Scholarship application.
- Mpesa Foundation Academy Scholarship
Mpesa foundation is sponsored by Safaricom Limited. Unlike other scholarships listed above, this is a school on its own. It is not only about covering tuition fees. Apply for Mpesa Foundation scholarship.
- Jomo Kenyatta Foundation Scholarships
To be eligible for Jomo Kenyatta Foundation scholarship, a candidate must be bright and orphaned or come from a needy family. Persons with disability are also considered for the scholarship. Learn How to apply for JKF Scholarships
- Family Bank Foundation Scholarship
To apply for Family Bank Foundation scholarship, you must have performed well in your KCPE 2021 exams. Students can start applying for scholarship once they receive admission letter to county or national school. Forms will be available at all Family bank branches. Visit the the one near your county to get one.
- Cooperative Bank Scholarship
To apply for Cooperative Bank scholarship, you can visit your nearest Co-operative bank branch as soon your receive your placement letter and you will be guided on how to apply.
Other Secondary School scholarships
Other scholarships you might consider applying include:
- KTDA Secondary School Bursary Fund
- Hilde Back Education Funds
- Kenya Education Fund
- Beacon Scholarships 2021
NOTE: Application for any of the above listed high school 2021 scholarship opportunities is free. Do not pay.