Friday, May 20, 2011

2011 NWAG Scholarship (for female Undergraduates)

The Nigerian Women Association of Georgia (NWAG) announced 37 one-time scholarships, one per state of origin as well as one for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), in the amount of fifty thousand Naira each, to Nigerian female, undergraduate students in Nigerian universities.

An applicant must be a Nigerian female, undergraduate student in a Nigerian University

All applications must include the following:
- State of origin certificate . Two letters of recommendation from two of the following community leaders: Church Pastor or Mosque Imam, Dean of your Faculty/School, and Department Head
-1 Letter of recommendation from one of the following: Village Head, Local Government Chairperson.
- 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).

The applicant will have to write an Essay .A type-written, double –spaced, two-page essay on: “If you represent women/children/ youth special interest group, what issues/causes would you advocate for the government to make a priority in its legislation and why?”

Application Deadline:
30 May 2011