Fako America has awarded scholarships worth 2.7 million FCFA to 79 students from Fako division. This is an increase from 60 students who received the awards in 2002. It should be noted that over 300 applications were received by the FA Scholarship Committee, which first narrowed down the list to 115 applicants, and then finally to 79. The best student in each class received 50,000 FCFA, while good students with limited financial resources were awarded 25,000FCFA.
The scholarships will be awarded to the deserving students during a ceremony to take place in Buea at a still-to-be-determined date.