2016 NWAG Scholarship in Nigeria – Worth N50,000!

2016 NWAG Scholarship in Nigeria – Worth N50,000!

Deadline: May 31, 2016

Female Undergraduates in Nigerian Universities are invited to apply for the 2016 NWAG Scholarship. The Nigerian Women Association of Georgia (NWAG) is awarding 37 one-time scholarships, one per state of origin as well as one for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), to students in Nigerian universities.

So far, NWAG has shipped over $1m (One million dollars) worth of medical supplies to various states in Nigeria. In addition, NWAG supports ten orphanages with their nutritional program all across Nigeria and in Atlanta, Georgia.

Scholarship

  • Worth N50,000 each

Eligibility

Candidate should be a Nigerian Female Undergraduate Student in a Nigerian University.

Application Process

Applicants are required to submit the following documents together with their completed application form:

  • 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;
  • 1 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 typed, double-spaced, two-paged essay on: “How has the current inflation and its resultant high cost of living in Nigeria, affected the quality of education in Nigeria?”
  • Application Process is free!

Completed application can be submitted with all required documents as pdf or word documents to NWAG either electronically to nwagscholarship@yahoo.com or by regular mail to:

NWAG
P.O. Box 14542,
Atlanta, GA 30324.

For more information, visit NWAG Scholarships.

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