Facts and Figures

Ricardo & Susana Cordero with the local committee and scholars from Guatemala, March 2015
Key figures (all amounts in USD, per December 2018) Perú Kolumbien El Salvador Guatemala Total
Start of country program 1994 1996 2006 2007  
Successful graduates since start of country program 679 192 108 30 1,009
Scholars 2017 89 44 22 16 171
New scholars 2018 36 12 4 9 61
Graduates 2018 47 11 14 2 74
Leavers 2018 7 2 2 0 11
Scholars 2018 71 43 10 23 147
Number of payers of the "Compromiso de Honor" 2018 213 12 19 17 261
Total scholarship investments in 2018 351,658* 162,635 80,350 113,048 707,691
Repayments from the "Compromiso de Honor" 2018 165,164 4,030 9,066 458 178,718
Repayments from the "Compromiso de Honor" since start 2,011,828 94,033 44,428 4,460 2,154,749

 * Thereof USD 212'037 (Perú) financed by the foundation

Key figures (consolidated, all amounts in USD)  
Scholars 2018 231
Successful graduates since start of program (1994) 1,009
% of scholars who complete studies successfully since start 95%
% of scholars who immediately after graduation found employment 96%
% of scholars who after graduation work in their country 94%
% of donation that directly benefits the beneficiaries 94%
Average cost per scholar per year 4,500
Average cost for full-time study 21,000
Average budget for scholarships per year approx. 740,000
Current cost of local committees (related to scholarships) approx. 41,000
Repayments of scholarships through the "Compromiso de Honor" since start approx. 2.2 Mio.

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