Introducing Abimbola Abiodun: TAP Grant Recipient

Abimbola Abiodun Adebayo is a highly dedicated, resourceful and ambitious lady who is goal-oriented and purposeful. She hails from Efon-Alaaye in Ekiti State, Nigeria. She is of Yoruba ethnicity, predominant in the Southwestern part of Nigeria. Abimbola began her educational pursuit with the acquisition of her elementary education in Federal Housing Primary School, Ado-Ekiti where[…]

Announcing TAP Grants for Gap Year Travel 2018: Applications Now Open!!

Applications for the 2018 TAP Grants for Gap Year Travel are OPEN: APPLY NOW! One of the highlights of 2017 was getting the first round of Travel Access Project Grants for Gap Year Travel off the ground. The culmination of several years of thinking, dreaming, plotting, and scheming with my buddy Sean, as to how[…]

Notes From the Field: Interning in Women’s Micro Finance, with En Via

Beginnings are funny. I start from square one, born in a new environment. I had gotten so comfortable in Guatemala that it felt like a second home, and now I’m here in Oaxaca, Mexico figuring it all out again. Though it’s geographically close and some aspects are shared with Guatemala, Oaxaca is extremely different and[…]