Locals will have a range of courses to choose from including: carpentry, electrical, cosmetology and sewing by machine.
Each course has 3 stages from beginners to intermediate to advanced. The entire program will be for one year. At the end of the program, locals will receive a certification from CECAP and a further opportunity for a paid internship.
Who can apply?
Any Marquense 16yrs and older
How to apply?
Applicant must send a video (1 to 2 min) with an introduction, brief bio, the course they are interested in and how this scholarship will benefit their future.
Please upload video to:
Who can be a sponsor?
Any individual or business in Guatemala or other country
Requirements of sponsor:
A sponsor must be able to pay for the course and transportation.
The average cost is 200usd.
Who can be a beneficiary:
Any person 16yrs or older (can be from any town)
Must be able to attend the course in Santa Cruz once a week.
Please contact us via Familia Utz Corazon facebook for more information.
All scholarship and Sponsorship beneficiaries must sign a contract confirming they will complete the course. In addition, one day a month all applicants are required to volunteer for a community project to be identified by Familia Utz Corazon. At the end of the entire course, all applicants will also volunteer for a small community initiative also identified by Familia Utz Corazon.
For each course, there is a minimum headcount of persons. When we have reached this quota, the course will begin.
If you would like to donate towards these efforts please send to our GofundMe or for 501C3 in the below link
We look forward to your videos and messages.
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