United World College - updates

Rappler's latest stories on United World College


Small-town girl dreams big

Jun 26, 2015 - 10:54 PM

For 16 year old Zharina Nikko Tomas Casil her humble beginning is not stopping her from achieving her biggest dreams

Slums, selling roses and a full scholarship

Jun 21, 2014 - 2:00 PM

I want people to know…that when street children are given the opportunity to develop their talents to showcase their abilities they shine

GRATEFUL. Daniel hopes his story will challenge stereotypes people have of children on the streets. Photo by Natashya Gutierrez/Rappler

From sleeping in slums to a scholarship in Germany

May 28, 2014 - 6:26 PM

Daniel Dejapin grew up on the streets selling roses by Manila Bay In August he is headed to Germany for a full scholarship at The Robert Bosch United World College

BRIGHT FUTURE. Daniel Dejapin graduates high school from the Aguinaldo International School. Photo from Daniel's Facebook

Scholarships at United World Colleges

Feb 21, 2013 - 4:33 PM

The 2013 UWC Scholarship Program will give selected students the opportunity to finish a two year International Baccalaureate IB programme at UWC in Hong Kong and the Netherlands