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NWAG 2017 Undergraduate Female Scholarships For Nigerians

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Nigerian Women Association of Georgia, NWAG awards scholarships each year to about 37 female undergraduates in Nigerian Universities. Application for these scholarships have commenced.

The scholarships will be awarded to one girl from each state in Nigeria including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

Who Can Apply?

To apply, applicants must;

-Be Nigerians.

– Be Females.

– Have completed their secondary school education.

– Have excellent results from previous education.

Requirements

  • Proof of State of Origin – Letter of Origination from the university or a letter from your local government office.
  • Two Letters of Recommendation from any two of the following: Church Pastor/Mosque Imam, Village Head, Local Government Chairperson or one of your Lecturers.
  • One Letter of Recommendation from either the Dean of your Faculty/School or your Head of Department. Photocopy of your current university student identification card
  • A current photograph of yourself
  • An explanation of why you need and should receive the scholarship (not more than one-half typed page).
  • A type-written, double – spaced, two-page Essay on: “Women are marginalized in leadership positions in Nigeria. Position yourself as a woman activist and propose how you can advocate for women rights in government positions, challenge early/child marriage and gender discrimination”

How To Apply

Interested and qualified applicants are to download the Application Form (MS Word) and complete it. After completion, applicants are to submit their application with all required documents as indicated above and send electronically to this email: [email protected]

Alternately, Applicants can send their application and all required documents by post to
P.O. Box 14542,
Atlanta,
Georgia – 30324,
USA.

Click here to download the Application Form (MS Word)

Note

  • All electronic submissions must be in pdf or word format only (no other submissions will be accepted). The Subject line of your application email should read: name of applicant & state of origin.
  • Please note that application process is free! Do not send money to anyone nor include money in your application

Application Deadline

The deadline for this application is  31st May, 2017.

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