Q: How does OWT compare with other similar websites?
A: OWT is unique in that 100% of your donation goes directly to the student's education. We do not keep any of it for operating costs.
Q: How does OWT find tuition applicants?
A: The schools we partner with find the applicants for us. They know who struggles financially and could benefit from the tuition.
Q: What does this cost the students?
A: There is no cost for the students.
Q:How does OWT fund its operating costs?
A: OWT's operating costs are paid for by the Board of Directors and generous supporters who choose to donate to our operations.
Q: What are the minimum/maximum amounts I can donate?
A: You can lend as little as $1, to as much as the entire tuition amount.
Q: What happens if a student doesn't attend school?
A: If the student fails to attend school the funds raised will go towards another student in need.
Q: Who is eligible to apply for tuition?
A: Any student in need of financial assistance that attends one of our partner schools can apply.
Q: How do you send the funds to the students?
A: The funds are sent through wire transfer via our bank.
Q: Are there any fees associated with sending the funds to the students?
A: The wire transfer does have a small fee which is included in the tuition amount being raised on each student's page. If you would like to know the exact breakdown of a student, please email us, we are happy to provide you with this information.
Q: How do I cancel my monthly donation?
A: Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will cancel your monthly donation.