All the students are busy applying for I-20 visas and making travel arrangements for the US.
The program will be sending students to Tufts, Duke, MIT, Amherst and Columbia for the first time and four students have been awarded special scholarships recognizing their leadership:
Shadrack Lilan, Penn World Scholar
Elsie Odero, Duke MasterCard Foundation Scholar
Gideon Cheruiyot, Columbia Kluge Scholar
Joyline Chepkorir, Michigan State MasterCard Foundation Scholar
David Chege Gitau, Princeton
Vivian Kiniga, Cornell
Vincent Bett, Tufts
Getrude Wangare, Amherst
Christabel Sitienei, MIT
Dalton Leshan Thuku, Brown
In recent months the 2014 EaSEP students have been heavily involved with tutoring students in their home areas, improving their computer skills, and helping identify potential candidates for 2015.