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NWAG Scholarships 2019 for Young Women Undergraduates in Nigeria

Each year the Nigerian Women Association of Georgia (NWAG) offers undergraduate Scholarships for Nigerian female students in Nigerian universities on any course of study.

Application Deadline: 30th May 2019

Offered annually? Yes

Field of Study: Any

About the Award: In 2019, NWAG plans to award 37 one-time scholarships, one per state of origin as well as one for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), in the amount of one hundred thousand Naira (N100,000) each, to Nigerian female, undergraduate students in Nigerian universities.

Number of Scholarshipsnwag scholarships for women: Thirty-Seven (37)

Scholarship Worth: One Hundred thousand naira (N100,000)

Type of Scholarship: The NWAG scholarship is a onetime award

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

How to Apply: Interested  prospective  applicants  are advised  to download  an application  form here.

Applicants  are required  to submit  the  following documents  together  with their  completed  application  form  on or before  May 30, 2019

  • 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 type-written, double-spaced, two-page essay on:

“There is a high rise in unemployment  in Nigeria. University graduates are without jobs,  how do you  as a prospective University graduate believe the government can resolve this problem?”

Application Form and process is free! Do not send money to anyone nor include money in your application.

Visit Scholarship Webpage for Details

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