Leymah Gbowee Peace Foundation Africa Scholarship For Masters Degree Program

Leymah Gbowee Peace Foundation Africa Scholarship For Masters Degree Program

Deadline: November 13, 2015

The University of Dundee in partnership with Leymah Gbowee Foundation offers one African female student, from Liberia, Nigeria or Ghana, the opportunity to undertake a 1 year Masters degree at the University of Dundee fully sponsored!


Criteria for awarding the scholarship is as follows:

  • The applicant must be a Liberian, Nigerian, Ghanaian country national citizen
  • The applicant must be permanently resident in Liberia, Nigeria or Ghana at the time of application
  • The applicant must be female
  • Applicants will be selected on the basis of their merit and potential evidenced by their personal statement.

The awards will be given to students who are undertaking a one year taught masters programme at the University of Dundee, in the academic year 2015-16 (January 2016 entry).

Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Dundee and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.

Scholarship Awards

This is fully sponsored for both tuition fees and living expenses up to a total of £20,000.

How to Apply

  1. Complete the application form [download here]
  2. To complete the application process you must complete the form and submit all relevant documentation and return by email to Gillian Sharp at the University of Dundee [email protected]
  3. Please type Leymah Gbowee Scholarship in the subject area of the email.

(Applicants will also be required to provide proof of their African citizenship and permanent residence.)

For more information visit Gbowee Peace Foundation Africa Scholarship