Increasing Enrolment Rates Especially for Girls Grant Scheme (completed)

 

EU Funding: € 209,986 (total budget of grant projects implemented in Mardin)

Duration: 12 months

Beneficiary: Ministry of Labour and Social Security

Overall Objective:nTo increase school enrolment rates in primary and secondary education, especially for girls; ndecrease drop-outs; increase vocational skills and competences of the labour force;promote awareness-raising for parents on the importance of education.

Main Activities:

The activities supported are:

  • To decrease school drop-outs especially of girls, increasing the quality of psychological guidance and counselling services and increase vocational skills and competences of labour force, particularly of girls and women, with a view to enhancing the possibility of increasing enrolment rates to open educational institutions, and to promote awareness-raising for parents on the importance of education, especially for girls with the participation of local authorities, non-governmental organizations and the media.

 

Estimated Results: The grant projects carried out between December 2010-December 2011 and each of which was a product of full-scale effort led to change and transformation in the relevant areas. With 89 projects which were awarded grants within the scope of Increasing Enrolment Rates Especially for Girls Grant Programme I, hundreds of children were able to access and continue education; and cooperation was ensured among the institutions and organizations. The grant programme made significant contributions to increasing the schooling rates of particularly girls at primary and secondary education level, decreasing the school drop-out rates, enhancing the vocational skills and competences of the target group and raising awareness of the families on the importance of education.

 

Please see the grant projects implemented under aforementioned program:

 

Applicant

Project Title

Project Budget

Grant Amount

Şenyurt Municipality

The Project Of From Primary Education To Vocational High School; From Open High School To Vocational Course

101,104.00 EUR

90,599.29 EUR

Midyat Public Education Center

Let The Girls Study Too For Our Future!

164,310.50 EUR

146,679.98 EUR

Mardin Municipality

Education For Mothers Of Future

146,469.00 EUR

131,822.10 EUR

Kasimiye Primary School

Let's Give Our Girls A Change For School

142,181.50 EUR

127,963.35 EUR

Mardin Guidance and Research Center

From Yibo To High Schools:Family Training Project(We Are Student Now!)

103,148.00 EUR

92,833.20 EUR