Padoc Area Scholars Society (PASS) is a need and merit-based scholarship program for students who are residents of Apuk Padoc in South Sudan who are pursuing an undergraduate or technical education.

PASS offers approximately 40 to 60 scholarships annually, depending upon the number of qualified applicants each year. Scholarships range from $200 to $2,400 per year. The scholarships are for students enrolled in or seeking to enroll in accredited, diploma and undergraduate programs in South Sudan.

The PASS mission is to empower the community through quality, higher education by providing merit and need-based scholarships to Apuk Padoc students nationwide. PASS’s vision is a realization of an improved human capital formation/development for improved livelihoods in Apuk Padoc.