Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Salif
Salif is single and he has no children.
For the past two years, he has been enrolled at the ESTPO or "Ecole Supérieure des Travaux Publics de Ouagadougou" (Ouagadougou Graduate School for Public Works), where he is a graduate student. The ESTPO is a top civil engineering school in our country.
W. Ghislain wants to finance his graduate studies. After graduation, his dream is to become a civil engineer. Later on, if he has the necessary resources, he would like to create his own company.
View original language description ↓
Mr SALIF est célibataire sans enfant.
Il est étudiant en classe de TS (Technicien Supérieur)II professionnelle à l’ESTPO (Ecole Supérieure des Travaux Public de Ouagadougou) depuis 2ans. Parce que L’ESTPO est une école de référence en matière de formation en génie civil dans notre pays.
Mr veut financer ses études supérieures.
Après les études son ambition en tant que étudiant en génie civil est d’être un ingénieur des travaux publics et voir après si les moyens lui permettent de créer sa propre entreprise.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is part of Micro Start's higher education program, offering students tuition loans for two-year associates degrees and three-to-five-year bachelor's and graduate-level degrees. Micro Start is partnering with education institutions like the Ecole Superieure de Travaux Publics de Ouagadougou (ESTPO) to identify and provide financing to high-achieving, responsible students who lack the resources to pay for tuition up front. This Kiva loan will be used to provide borrowers with needed goods or services, as opposed to cash or financial credit. These loans have terms ranging from five to ten years and include an upfront fee of 2.5% and an annual interest rate of 5%. They are disbursed at the start of the school year and are repaid monthly with a grace period of two to three years. By supporting this loan, you are helping students with limited options to stay in school, and encouraging Micro Start to roll the program out to more institutions and support even more students.

About Micro Start/AFD

This loan is administered by Micro Start/AFD, Kiva’s first Field Partner in Burkina Faso. Micro Start/AFD’s mission is to improve families' living conditions in general, and those of women in particular, by facilitating access to financial and non-financial services.


Micro Start/AFD is a professional microfinance institution offering financial services, advice, and training. One of the organization’s principal aims is to collect obligatory and voluntary savings that foster clients’ financial independence. Micro Start/AFD also focuses on building female entrepreneurs’ skills in management and business administration and improving the living conditions in its clients’ communities. More information can be found on Micro Start’s Kiva Field Partner Page.

About Burkina Faso

  • $1,284
    Average annual income
  • 4
    View loans »
    Burkina Faso Loans Fundraising
  • $1,522,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 513.9
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD
Paying Back - Currency Exchange Loss

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $2,525 helped Salif to finance his graduate studies.
8% repaid
Repayment Term
87 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Irregularly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 25, 2012
Listed
Dec 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible