The 2016 David Oyedepo Foundation Scholarship Program Application

 2016 David Oyedepo Foundation Scholarship – For those who might not have registered for the David Oyedepo Foundation Scholarship Program, should please read up this article and learn how the can apply. This scholarship as it where is a Major Platform For Promoting The Foundation’s Vision And Goals.

 This scholarship are for those Individuals who are Indigenes And Residents Of African Countries. The aim of the  Scholarship, is to Develop Youth Leaders Who Are Ready To Put Their Learned and inbuilt Skills To Work In Leading Organizations, Communities And Their Local Countries. This Scholarship will grant Students The Opportunity To Study At Covenant And Landmark University here in Nigeria.


 It comes with Full Academic Fees For A Maximum Of 5 Years. (In Accordance To The University Stipulated Time For Duration Of Chosen Course).The Scholarship Does Not Cover;

Travel Allowances
Feeding Allowances
Medical/Health Insurance Or Allowance
Any Other Fees Outside University Generated Academic Fees For A Course At Any Level.

The David Oyedepo Foundation Scholarship Program Is Open To Young Africans Who Meet The
Following Criteria:

Are Citizens And Permanent Residents Of Any African Nation
Are Between The Ages Of 18 And 25 At The Time Of Application Submission
Are Eligible To Receive A Nigerian Student Visa
Are Proficient In Reading, Writing And Speaking English
Have a record of exceptional performance at the secondary school level which is benchmarked by:

1. At least 20 Points Above JAMB Cut Off Points (For Nigerians Only)
2. 80% Recorded Average Or 4.0GPA/5.0 In Secondary/High School Transcript
3. Already Have Begun Admission Applications To Covenant Or Landmark University

Note: The Application For The Scholarship Does Not Guarantee Admission To The Specified
Universities; All Admission To The University Is To Be Secured Independently By Going Through The
University Admission Process. Hence, Award Of The Scholarship Is Conditional On University


For any applicants who do Not Meet The Above Technical Eligibility Requirements Will Not Be Forwarded To TheSelection Committee.

March 31, 2016     Application Closes

 April & May 2016     Semifinalists Are Interviewed By Scholarship Committee

May 2016     Applicants Are Notified Of Their Status

 May & July 2016     University Admissions And Visa Processing By Scholars

 August & September 2016     Resumption Of Scholars In Covenant And Landmark University


 David Oyedepo Foundation Scholarship Program Selection Process as we have discovered Is A Need Dependent, Merit Based Open Competition. After The Deadline of application, All applicants who are Eligible Applications Will Be Reviewed By A Selection Panel. Following This Review, all Chosen and qualified  Finalists Will Be Interviewed By The David Oyedepo Foundation Team, Through An Online Video Conferencing Platform. If Advanced To The Final Round,

                            Applicants Must Provide the following.

1. Proof Of Application To Covenant Or Landmark University

     2. Proof Of Citizenship
Applicants must make sure that All Original Copies Of Documents Uploaded During Application.

Selection Panels Will Use The Following Criteria To Evaluate Applications.
A Proven Record Of Superior Scholastic Ability
Displayed Financial Need
Outstanding Character
A Proven Record Of Leadership And Community Involvement
A Commitment To Influence Home Community With Skills Learned


Applicants are to be aware that David Oyedepo Foundation will Use An Internet Based Application System. Which means that applicants Will Need To Access A Computer And Internet To Apply. You Would Also Need A Scanner In Order To Upload Required Documents.

 Applicants are not expected To Finish Your Application In One Session. For those working, it is very possible to Save Your Work And Return To Complete Your Application As Many Times As Necessary. But you must must make sure that you don’t Leave Your Application Untouched For Up To 30 Days Or Your Account Would Be Deleted.
All applicants are expected to Submit Your Completed Application By The Deadline, However You Are & Encouraged To Submit Before The Deadline As No Deadline Extensions Would Be Provided.
Answer All Questions On The Application In English And All Documents To Be Uploaded MUST Be Translated In English.
Applicants are to Answer In The Application, Including Written Responses To Essays Must Be Your Own Original Work.
Only Applicants Who Complete This Application Will Be Considered. Applications And Information Submitted Through Email Or Other Means Will NOT Be Considered.

                                  ONLINE APPLICATION SECTIONS

    All applicants must Provide General Information In Specified Formats Within The Application Form
You Will Be Required To Provide Documentation Verifying Age, And Country Of Citizenship For Eligibility If You Are Selected At The Interview Stage

 All information must be Filled In Parent/Guardian Section Should Be For BIOLOGICAL Parents Or LEGAL Guardians
The Contact Information You Provide Will Be Used To Reach You During The Application And Selection Process. Please Provide Accurate Addresses, Phone Numbers, And Email Addresses That You Use And Check On A Regular Basis.

Education Section
1. Insert Primary School Name, Certificate Obtained E.G. (Primary School Leaving Certificate
Etc.), Duration (Mm/Yy – Mm/Yy Format), And The Year Of Graduation. Indicate Nil If You Did
Not Complete Education At The School Indicated.

Add New For Multiple Schools Attended At Primary/Basic Level

2. Insert Secondary/High School Name, Certificate Obtained E.G. (Junior/Senior School
Leaving Certificate, High School Diploma Etc.), Duration (Mm/Yy – Mm/Yy Format), And The
Year Of Graduation. Indicate Nil If You Did Not Complete Your Education At The School

Add New For Multiple Schools Attended At Secondary Level Until Graduation.

3. Insert Post-Secondary Institution Name (E.G. A’Level, Technical College, University),
Certificate Obtained E.G. (A Levels, BSc, Diploma Etc.), Duration (Mm/Yy – Mm/Yy Format),
And The Year Of Graduation. Indicate Nil If You Did Not Complete Your Education At The
School Indicated.

 4. Insert Proposed University Of Study And Proposed Course Of Study. Remember That The
David Oyedepo Foundation Scholarship Program Is Specific At This Time To Only Covenant
And Landmark University. It Is Also Course Specific, Hence You Would Have The Option Of
Only Choosing From The Available Options.

 5. For The Exam Results Section, The Name Of The Nationally Recognized O’Level Exams Should
Be Inserted Including The Date The Exam Was Taken. (This Exam Varies For Different

All Subjects Taken Should Be Captures In The Exam Results Section Along With Corresponding Grades
Combination Of Two Different Certificate Exams Is Not Permitted
JAMB Result Is Specific To ONLY Nigerian Applicants. All Nigerian Applicants Must;Insert JAMB Result For Application To Be Considered

Recommendation Section

Insert Personal Information And Contact Details For An Academic Referee (I.E. Academic Staff Who Is Aware Of Your Academic Progress And Other School Related Affairs).Note: A Letter Of Recommendation From This Individual Need To Be Uploaded In The Upload Credentials Section Of The Application.
Insert Personal Information And Contact Details For A Religious Referee (I.E. A Cleric Who Is Aware Of Your Spiritual Progress And Other Personal And Character Related Affairs). Note: A Letter Of Recommendation From This Individual Need To Be Uploaded In The Uploads Section Of The Application.
Note That Parents Or Guardians CANNOT To Be Listed As Referees.

Essay Section

On the scholarship, the essay Section actually Includes 2 Essay Questions That Must Be Completed. Accordingly, Each Essay Has A Word Limit Of 500 Words And Must Under No Circumstances Be Exceeded.


English Language Proficiency Is Required For Participation In The Scholarship Program. All Activities And Communication Would Be Done In English Without The Opportunity For Translation. Please Fill In The Portion Of The Application Evaluating Your Language Skills As Accurately As Possible.

The suppose Deadline For David Oyedepo Foundation Scholarship Program Is 11.59
Pm GMT + 01.00 On Thursday 31st March 2016. Applications Must Be Submitted Online At

To apply: CLICK HERE

 2016 David Oyedepo Foundation Scholarship