WELCOME TO THE IUGB FOUNDATION
The IUGB Foundation is a 501(c)3 U.S. tax exempt nonprofit organization based in Atlanta, Georgia. Organized by U.S. and Ivorian supporters of the International University of Grand Bassam (IUGB) located in Cote d’Ivoire, West Africa. The IUGB Foundation’s Mission is to provide financial and in-kind assistance to help the International University of Grand-Bassam realize its vision of becoming a Regional Center of Excellence in Higher Education. The Foundation provides need-based scholarships and fellowships, learning technology and grants and stipends to IUGB students, faculty and staff from Africa, the U.S. and elsewhere. (Read more)
FOUR STUDENTS AWARDED IUGB FOUNDATIONS FIRST SCHOLARSHIP
Four students have received the first IUGB Foundation Scholarship grants to attend the International University of Grand-Bassam (IUGB). Each scholarship is worth $5000. The winners are Aishat Alatishe; Kenanile Olivia Marie-France Bigba; Adrien Agniman-Aman Emmanuel Cedric Agui Eboi; and Agnaman Kouassi Henry Franck Amoikon. (Read more)
LIFELONG FRIENDSHIP INSPIRES GIFT TO IUGB FOUNDATION’S “INVEST FOR SUCCESS” SCHOLARSHIP CAMPAIGN
This is the story of Kathleen (Kathy) Parker’s journey and lifelong connection to Côte d’Ivoire. It continues today as Kathy helps Ivorian students realize their dreams of a college education through her generous gift to the IUGB Foundation’s “Invest for Success” Scholarship Campaign. (Read more)
OUR STUDENTS NEED YOUR SUPPORT!!! Last year many of you supported us when we launched the IUGB Foundation. You helped us raise money to provide our first scholarships for students who needed financial assistance so that they could realize their dreams of a higher education. Now we’re asking you to help us make that dream come true for even more students in Sub-Saharan Africa. Our Invest for Success Scholarship Campaign is a new fund-raising effort, the goal of which is to raise $50,000 by the end of this year and $200,000 by the end of December 2016. (Read more)
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