BIG MANAGEMENT AFRICA Academy is an academy of basketball student-athletes that we want to build in Saly Portugal - MBOUR in Senegal (West Africa). which will enable 50 high potential student-athletes, boys and girls, to live, train and work towards their goal of attending university.
We will welcome potential student-athletes grades 6 to 12 from all over Africa by selection (South Sudan, Kenya, South Africa, Mali, Gambia, Ghana, Togo, etc.). The main goal of every student is to graduate from high school and go to college or get a quality job upon leaving the program. Many of our graduates take advantage of their athletic talents and obtain college scholarships at some of the best institutions in the world.
The academy will be built on a 1 hectare plot that we already owned located in Sally Portugal - Mbour, Senegal
Details of what we want to build with your help.
1). Welcome area, relaxation area, restaurant, Game room, movie theatre, laundry facility and direct access to the sport facility
2). 3 basketball courts, changing rooms, medical center (kinesitherapy, doctors), fitness area, coaches office.
3). Academy Administration, teaching classrooms, study group areas
4). Apartment for residents Academy students with concierge, 24h supervision for maximum security.
5). Transportation 2 bus
6). 1 Swimming pool
How we gonna works.
The students of BIG MANAGEMENT AFRICA Academy Boys (max 30) are accommodated in the establishment while all the girls of BIG MANAGEMENT AFRICA Academy (max 20) live in Mbour at home or with host families. The academy welcomes students from grades 6 to 12.
All students receive full scholarships and daily programming:
- Tuition to attend a local private or public middle school or high school
- English language classes
- High performance basketball training
- Academic tutoring and grade monitoring
- College placement support (BAC, SAT/ACT, TOEFL)
- Study abroad opportunities in the U.S., Africa, Europe or Canada