2017 Covenant University Full Tuition Postgraduate Scholarships for Young Africans


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



International Relations




Industrial Chemistry

Industrial Physics

Computer Science

Industrial Physics

Civil Engineering

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Information and Communication Technology

Mechanical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

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.

Type: Masters

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.

Outstanding character

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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