Jim Ovia Scholarships 2016 – Well i just stumbled on this article from a paperwork i saw on my friends file regarding the Jim Ovia Scholars Program that is is fully funded by Mr. Jim Ovia whose aim is to provide financial aid to outstanding students in Nigeria.
From the info i had, it will be for all Eligible awardees which will be supported for their undergraduate and graduate study for the duration of their program. Still on it, it will include tuition and maintenance allowances for awardees. From the programne info, the scheme will offer an average of 100 opportunities each year for new applicants while it will also renew applicants which will be supported on a yearly basis based on conditional and on meeting all eligible requirements of the scholarship.
This programme started Since October 2010, when Mr. Ovia invested over 100 Million Naira in the scholarship program to support as much as 1500 beneficiaries and counting.
All applicants should note that these Scholarship programme will be awarded to applicants basis of personal intellectual ability, leadership capability and and very importantly the desire of applicants to use their knowledge to contribute to societal development Nigeria by providing service to their community and applying their talent and knowledge to improve the lives of others.
The ultimate aim is that the Jim Ovia Scholarship beneficiaries will over time become leaders in helping to address challenges that is related to health, technology, and finance, all in areas in which the foundation is deeply ans strongly engaged.
Eligible Groups: Citizens of Nigeria
No of Scholarships: 100 opportunities each year
Scholarship Provider: Jim Ovia Foundation
The Scholarship Benefits:
- It is meant to support for undergraduate and graduate study for the duration of the program and includes tuition and maintenance allowances.
Eligibility and Criteria:
- Applicants are to be The scholarship which is opened to all potential students of Nigerian citizenship.
- There will be One hundred (100) awardees are selected each year from a pool of eligible applicants.
- The Scholarships application are awarded on the basis of personal intellectual ability, leadership capability and a desire to contribute to society at large to improve the lives of others.
- Jim Ovia Scholarships 2016
Method To Apply:
All Interested and eligible candidates who wish to apply and are from Nigeria are expected to submit their Applications on the official website