With the motive of rewarding students’ talent in Nigeria, Niger Delta Development is offering the African Empowerment Scholarships for the academic year 2021-2022.
The grant is available to students who have completed secondary education with good to excellent grades.
The Niger Delta Development Commission is a federal government agency established with the sole mandate of developing the oil-rich Niger Delta region of Nigeria. One of the core mandates of the Commission is to train and educate the youths of the oil-rich Niger Delta regions to curb hostilities and militancy while developing critical infrastructure to promote diversification and productivity.
Application Deadline: August 31, 2021
- University or Organization: Niger Delta Development
- Department: NA
- Course Level: Undergraduate
- Award: Full cost
- Number of Awards: NA
- Access Mode: Online
- Nationality: Nigerian students
- The award can be taken in Nigeria
- Eligible Countries: Nigeria
- Eligible Course or Subjects: Undergraduate degree in Medicine, Nursing Sciences, Tourism, Law, Education, Social Work, Business, etc.
- Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
- A scholarship candidate is a student, male or female, who has completed a secondary education, with good to excellent grades
How to Apply
- How to Apply: To apply for the African empowerment through education: scholarships for needy students program, you must submit a complete application via email via postal mail.
- Supporting Documents: Applicants must have to attach transcripts of the previous school and a copy of the national ID card.
- Admission Requirements: Aspirants must have a high-school degree with excellent grades.
- Language Requirement: Students must known with the English language.
The scholarship will cover the total cost of studying at the university, $20,000 annually, including tuition fees, maintenance allowance, annual travel costs, visa, etc.