This is how a Literacy Scholarship works.

With a vision of a literate Bangladesh, AlterYouth provides a digital scholarship management service for individuals and businesses, willing to provide Literacy Scholarships to students in Government Primary Schools throughout rural Bangladesh.

This is how a Literacy Scholarship works.

With a vision of a literate Bangladesh, AlterYouth provides online scholarship management service for individuals and businesses, willing to provide Literacy Scholarships to students in Government Primary Schools throughout rural Bangladesh.

Step 1Start your Scholarship

You receive a detailed profile of your student upon starting. Scholarship eligible students fall under any of the following criteria: Single Mother, Disabled Father or Orphan

You receive a detailed profile of your student upon starting. Scholarship eligible students fall under any of the following criteria: Single Mother, Disabled Father or Orphan


Step 2Establish Technology

Your student’s mother is provided a mobile phone, active sim connection and bKash account.

Step 2Establish Technology

Your student’s mother is provided a mobile phone, active sim connection and bKash account.


Step 3Connect with the School

View attendance, classworks, teachers and the history of your student's school.

View attendance, classworks, teachers and the history of your student's school.


Step 4Transfer Scholarship

Your scholarship is transferred to your student's mother's bank account via bKash every month while you receive the transaction details.

Step 4Transfer Scholarship

Your scholarship is transferred to your student's mother's bank account via bKash every month while you receive the transaction details.


Step 5Receive Class Report Cards

Academic performance of your student is monitored and you receive a copy of the Report Card every academic term.

Academic performance of your student is monitored and you receive a copy of the Report Card every academic term.


Step 6Completion of Primary School

You receive a copy of your student’s Primary School Certificate upon completion of Class 5.

Step 6Completion of Primary School

You receive a copy of your student’s Primary School Certificate upon completion of Class 5.


Step 7Ensure a Literate Citizen

Congratulations! You have secured the ability to read & write for a rural child in Bangladesh and established a lifelong relationship with her.

Congratulations! You have secured the ability to read & write for a rural child in Bangladesh and established a lifelong relationship with her.