Application Deadline:Submit applications on or before 30th June 2017
Eligible Countries: Only applicants from African countries should apply.
Scholarship country: Scholarships will be taken at the Covenant University, Nigeria
Field of Study: All the programs covered by the DOF CU Postgraduate Scholarship Award are
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Information and Communication Technology
About the Award: The David Oyedepo Foundation Covenant University Postgraduate scholarship award is one of our major platforms for promoting the Foundation’s vision and goals. The scholarship, which grants students the
opportunity to study in Covenant University, Nigeria seeks to develop youth leaders who are ready to put their learned skills to work in leading organizations, communities and their local countries.
In addition to maintaining a high academic standard and demonstrating a commitment to continuous capacity development as leaders, students on the scholarship would be expected to carry out a community development project and would be expected to work in a social impact driven organization each summer for a 6-week period as a volunteer under standard work conditions.
Eligibility: The DOF CU Postgraduate Scholarship Award is open to Young Africans who:
1. Are eligible to commence postgraduate studies in 2017.
2. Are citizens and permanent residents of any African Nation
3. Are eligible to receive a Nigerian student visa
4. Are proficient in oral and written English
5. Have a record of exceptional performance at the Undergraduate school level which is benchmarked by
a First-Class CGPA from any accredited and approved University.
6. Already have begun admission applications to a Master’s degree program in Covenant University.
7. In good health.
Selection Criteria: Selection panels will use the following criteria to evaluate applications (not in order of importance):
A proven record of superior scholastic ability
Displayed financial need
Applicant must not be older than 30 years of age by September 2017.
A proven record of leadership and community involvement
A commitment to influence home community with skills learned
Number of Scholarships: Not known.
Value of Program: Full academic tuition as stipulated by school for selected course.
Duration of Program: Scholarships will last for 2 years
How to Apply: Applicants should visit the foundation’s website:
Click here to apply
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