Testimonies

  • 20
  • Nov

"I am proud to be a Mastercard Foundation Scholar", Bonifride Uwimbabazi

I am Bonifride UWIMBABAZI, I am proud to be a Mastercard Foundation Scholar. I was born in the family of 10 siblings and I am the 9th born from Kamana Thacien and Nyirababi Emerence. My family and I live in Gicumbi district. My journey in education started in G.S Nyinawimana in Rukomo sector....

  • 13
  • Nov

ISHIMWE Marie Pascaline Sabine - MasterCard Foundation Scholar

I am ISHIMWE Marie Pascaline Sabine. I will be 19 years old in September. I am the first born among 5 siblings. We live in Rutsiro district but went to school in Ecole des Science de Musanze offering mathematics, chemistry and biology (MCB). I am very happy to day. In fact I cannot express...

  • 13
  • Nov

Lucie MUJAWAMARIYA - MasterCard Foundation Scholars

I, Lucie MUJAWAMARIYA, hereby express my heartfelt gratitude to MasterCard Foundation Scholars’ Program through FAWE Rwanda for the support in education and I promise to make the best of this golden chance that I got. I was born in 1997 in Rusizi district. I am the sixth born among 8...

  • 18
  • Sep

UWERA Esther 17 years old Testimony

UWERA Esther 17 years old, she is first born among 4 siblings, daughter to Higiro Protais and Mukeshimana Dativa. She grew up in Uganda with her aunt because her mother could not afford daily upkeep but came back to Rwanda to live with her family when her aunt could not also afford anymore....

  • 18
  • Sep

UWANGABE Adonai 16 years old Testimony

UWANGABE Adonai 16 years old. Daughter of Mustinzi Peter and Bamukunde Justine. She lives in Kabeza and goes to school at St Aloys Rwamagana. She is a Senior 5 student studying History, Economics and Geography. She says, “After I received this scholarship I got motivated to work even harder...

  • 18
  • Sep

UWAMAHORO Racheal 19 years Testimony

UWAMAHORO Racheal 19 years is a senior 5 student at MCE FAWE Girls Gahini. Racheal has three siblings and she is the third born daughter of Mayira Sylvestre and Mukarutabana Seraphine. Racheal was previously chased from ES Kabarondo where she was undertaking her Senior 4 studies and after...

  • 18
  • Sep

IRAHOZA Guillaine 17 years old Testimony

IRAHOZA Guillaine 17 years old, student at FAWE Girls Kigali, one of the 5 children of Gasana Gustave and Mabuye Nadia. Speaking to one of the programme officers, she says “I have particularly gained self-confidence and public speaking skills from the mentoring sessions and Tuseme programme....

  • 18
  • Sep

MUKAMPIRE Aline : Fawe Girls School Gahini.

Aline is a 19 year old girl from Byimana cell, Munezero Gisozi sector, she is the first born daughter to Ntamuhanga Deogratious and Nyirasikubwabo Berancille. Her mother Berancille is a hawker, she sells vegetables in the market and the father daily looks for masonry jobs to make a living....

  • 13
  • Jul

Esperance MUKANKAKA Testimony

Esperance MUKANKAKA, is 18 years old and the only child to a single mother, they reside in Karuruma, a Kigali suburb. The buoyant student undertakes Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics at Lycée Notre-Dame de Cîteaux since February 2014. Esperance lives with her mother during the holidays but her...