Component 2

Component 2

Increasing Access to Basic Education for Out-of-School Children especially girls; will support three main activities:

  • Supporting Selected States’ scholarship schemes designed to encourage girls to attend school through provision of Scholarships.
  • Carrying out a program designed to increase in the number of qualified female teachers by awarding of Teacher Scholarships for domestic non-degree training to successful candidates to acquire professional qualification (including NCE) in the fields relevant to their teaching work and such a program to include scholarships program management, including matching of scholars to institutions and courses, payment of tuition fees to institutions and living and supplies stipends to scholars, and monitoring of scholars.
  • Carrying out a program of activities designed to promote girls’ education, including information and sensitization campaigns, community outreach and mobilization and awareness campaigns to increase enrollment of girls in schools.
  • Carrying out training of School Based Management Committees on grant management, planning and governance.