Promoting Education and Development of Unprivileged Talented Brazilians. They deserve a change!

passionate about talent

EDUCA is a charity registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales under number 1146671.

Founded by Brazilians living in the United Kingdom, EDUCA works in partnership with the British Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO), Lemann Foundation, and NGOs that invest in and believe in social change in Brazil.

The Educa Foundation awards scholarships to talented and unprivileged Brazilians applying for a Masters degree in the UK. It also has a partnership with IPTI (charity in Brazil) supporting the development of social technologies to empower deprived communities in the country.

Our Governance

Meet our trustees


Gui Silva

Gui is an active member of the Brazilian community in the UK working to strengthen the relationship between the two countries. He is one of the founders of EDUCA, one of the idealisers of Brazil Forum, active
member of Conversa UK-Brazil, and Trustee of Canning House.



Flavia galvani

Flavia is a Teaching Associate at the University of Oxford and Consultant on social protection.

André Luis Monteiro

André is a Senior Associate at the law firm Quinn Emanuel.


Saulo Barreto

Saulo is IPTI Brazil co-founder. He runs IPTI’s institutional relationships and new business.

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Servane Wentzel

Servane is our Partnership and Fund Raising Coordinator. She worked in the banking industry for over 10 years before taking a break to raise her children.