The  African  Canadian Continuing Education Society(ACCES) is a Non-Profit Organization that  has been supporting education in Kenya since 1993.
In 2021, ACCES will offer partial scholarships to young Kenyans from Busia, Bungoma, Kakamega and Vihiga Counties.

Applicants must be needy, bright,have a record of satisfactory educational  achievements and MUST have an admission letter to or be  enrolled in a public College or  university  accredited with Kenya National Examination  Council(KNEC.) or Kenya University and College Central Placement Service (KUCCPS).

Eligibility Criteria:


To be eligible for consideration, the applicant must meet the following minimum criteria:
1. Must  be  a  Kenyan  Citizen, below  30  years  of  age,  and  from  Busia,  Bungoma,  Kakamega  and  Vihiga Counties.
2. Must have a minimum KCSE grade of C plain for college and C+ for University.
3. For  those already attending College/University and meet  the above grades, must maintain a minimum
grade B and above in academic performance.
4. Must be either enrolled or have an admission letter to a Kenyan learning institution accredited with the KNEC or KUCCPS. Post-Graduate Program Students are not eligible.
5. Students  on  Self- Sponsorship  Programmes  (PSSP)  in  colleges  and universities are not eligible to apply.
6. College/University  students  must  not  be  fully  funded  by  Higher  Education  Loans  Board  (HELB).  For those under the Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS) Program, only the college/ university  undergraduates  with  a  HELB loan  of KShs.40,000 and  below  and  demonstrating
further  financial  need may  be  considered. ACCES  Staff  will  verify  the  amount  the  candidate  claims  to have received from HELB at www.helb.co.ke.
7. Must demonstrate the need for financial assistance by providing supporting documents outlining family
circumstances as  outlined  on  “ACCES  2 FORM”.  Recommendation  letters  alone,  without  other supporting documents, will not be sufficient.

How To Apply 

1. Application process: 
ACCES will only accept applications for partial post-secondary scholarships on or before the Mid of May 2021. To apply, kindly fill out the “ACCES 2 FORM” found either:
• At  all County  and  Sub-county  government  ministry  offices and  Administration Offices  in  Busia,Bungoma, Kakamega and Vihiga Counties.
• At the ACCES Office in Kakamega in Milimani Estate, off state house road
• Online at  www.acceskenya.org

Applications deadline: 31st May 2021

2. Shortlisting & Interview Process: 
Only shortlisted applicants will be notified for an interview. If you do not hear from Access by the 30th of June, 2021 consider yourself unsuccessful.

3. Awarding  of  ACCES  Scholarships
Successful  applicants  will  receive  a  partial college  or  university scholarship from ACCES from the end of June, 2021

For more information or clarification, contact Acces Kenya through: 
ACCES Kenya,P.O BOX 707- 50100, Kakamega-Kenya.
Tel: +254-727-210532 /+254-056-30059

Visist The Scholarship website


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