Our Programs and Initiatives
College Preparatory After School Tutoring Program
JOA is in its second year pilot of the After School College Preparatory Tutoring Program in Osun State. This program source talented and gifted higher schoolers from the region and engage them in a 3 year college preparatory and readiness program. The After School College Preparatory Tutoring Program is one of the most popular Initiatives through which JOA aims to engage gifted and talented youths from the underserved communities in the country. There are currently approx.60 high schoolers engaged in this After School College Preparatory Program.
WAEC & Jamb results of 2016/2017 graduating year attest for the impact the After School College Preparatory Tutoring Program is making in this community.
JOA Scholarship Program
The scholarship program is another main initiative and platform JOA is engaging talented and gifted youths from the underserved communities. There are currently 7 scholars enrolled in JOA scholarship program to date. Admission processing for additional University scholarship for the 2017/2018 students is currently ongoing.
Books Donations to Local Public Schools In Underserved Regions
JOA Donated Approx, 50,000 Textbooks and Teaching Materials to Oyo, Osun, Ogun, Ekiti, Ondo and Delta State Middle and High Schools this year alone in readiness for the start of the 2017/2018 academic sessions.
More details on our book donations initiatives can be found on:
• Oyo State Books Donations Presentations & Press Release
• Osun State Books Donations Presentations & Press Release
• Ogun State Books Donations Presentations & Press Release
• Ekiti State Books Donations Presentations & Press Release
• Ondo State Books Donations Presentations & Press Release
JOA Summer Enrichment & Innovative Program for Young African Talents
Jewels of Africa Foundations has been partnering with Ashesi University, Ghana &Mastercard Foundations for this Summer Enrichment since 2016. JOA continues to sponsor talents from rural Ghana & Nigeria every summer to be part of this transforming exposure to the science of design and creative problem solving, leadership, entrepreneurship, robotics programming and engineering, through hands-on projects and experiential learning;