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NWAG Scholarships for Female Undergraduates in Nigeria 2018

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 2018

Offered annually? Yes

Field of Study: Any

About the Award: In 2018, 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 applicants are advised to download a PDF application form here. or a Microsoft Word document application here 

Applicants are required to submit the following documents together with their completed application form on or before May 30, 2018:

  1. Proof of State of Origin- Letter of Origination from the university or a letter from your local government office.
  2. Two letters of recommendation from any two of the following: Church Pastor/Mosque Imam, Village Head, Local Government Chairperson or One of your Lecturers.
  3. 1 Letter of recommendation from either the Dean of your Faculty/School or your Head of Department.
  4. Photocopy of your current university student identification card
  5. A current photograph of yourself
  6. An explanation of why you need and should receive the scholarship- (not more than one-half typed page).
  7. A type-written, double-spaced, two-page essay on:

In light of the incessant clashes between Fulani herdsmen and various communities in Nigeria, how do you suggest that the federal government addresses the causes of these conflicts?”

All required documents should be submitted to the submitting address found in the downloaded Application Form!

Visit Scholarship Webpage for Details

Important Note: Application process is free! Do not send money to anyone nor include money in your application

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