Lea-Sophie Kern - coordination of grants
was volunteer for the project La Casita del Árbol for one year from 2012 to 2013 and has been a member of Puente Nica eV since 2015. In 2015 she became part of the Working Group on Scholarships and has headed it since 2018.
She coordinates the tasks of the Working Group on Scholarships in Germany and is responsible for fundraising for responsible for the scholarship program and is in regular contact with the scholarship holders in Nicaragua.
Lea-Sophie studies psychology in Erlangen.
Contact: l.kern (at) puentenica.com
Dr. Marcello Perez
grew up in Nicaragua and co-founded the Enrique Schmidt scholarship program. He is part of the selection committee for new fellows and helps with the coordination and supervision of the fellows with his contacts on site.
Marcello works as an assistant professor at the Friedrich Alexander University in Erlangen-Nuremberg in the field of development economics.
Contact: m.perez (at) puentenica.com
was born in Nicaragua and was a co-founder of the Enrique Schmidt scholarship program. He works in particular on improving the application process and is responsible for recording the financial situation of the scholarship holders and the annual adjustment of the amount of our scholarships. He is also part of the selection committee for new fellows.
Abraham is currently studying for a master's degree in development economics at the University of Applied Sciences in Berlin.
a.delgado (at) puentenica.com