Nigerian Young Entrepreneur Scholarships at Edinburgh Napier University UK 2013
Scholarship Name: Nigerian Young Entrepreneur Scholarships
Edinburgh Napier University UK will be offering 50% scholarships to two Nigerian Young Entrepreneur Scholarships for Postgraduate study 2013
Accepted Subject Areas?
Relevant subject areas at Edinburgh Napier University
To celebrate the opening of its new business incubation facility, Edinburgh Napier University UK is offering two 50% tuition fee scholarships to the winners of the Nigerian Young Entrepreneur Competition.
The university is looking to hear from prospective postgraduate students who either have an existing business or have a good business idea that they would like to develop further whilst they study.
A brief business proposal should be completed considering the criteria below. These will be judged by a panel of experts from the relevant subject areas at Edinburgh Napier and the two best ideas will win access to office facilities, a new business advisor and mentor – as well as a 50% reduction in their overall tuition fee.
Scholarship Offered Since: 2013
Scholarship Type: Entrepreneur scholarship for Nigerian Students
By what Criteria is Selection Made?
Selection will be based on the idea demonstrated in the Business proposal
Who is eligible to apply?
- Entrants must be Nigerian national
- Entrants must be holding an unconditional offer of study for a postgraduate programme from Edinburgh Napier (to start in September 2013) by the deadline date (see below.
- Entrant must be prospective postgraduate students who either have an existing business or have a good business idea that they would like to develop further whilst they study.
How Many Scholarships are available? Two (2)
What are the benefits?
The two best business ideas will win access to office facilities, a new business advisor and mentor – as well as a 50% reduction in their overall tuition fee.
How long will sponsorship last? Onetime fee reduction
To be taken at (country): Edinburgh Napier University UK
Application Deadline: Entrants must submit their competition forms by 31 May 2013
Offered annually? Not specified
How to Apply and Guidelines
Your business proposal should be on no more than 4 sides of A4 paper. As a guideline, you may want to consider incorporating the following points:
• Executive Summary
• Target Market
• Strategy and Objectives
• Overview of the product or service proposed
• Summary of the market and competitors
• Financial Forecasts
• Some personal information – your background, education, training
Please don’t forget to include your contact details, business name and your Edinburgh Napier applicant number. Competition entries should be submitted by email to Neil Austin, International Partnership Manager, [email protected]
Edinburgh Napier University UK
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The successful candidates will be informed no later than 30 June 2013.