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The Jim Ovia Foundation Leaders Scholarship for Postgraduates at Ashesi University, Ghana

The grant is a partnership between the Jim Ovia Foundation, and the Africa-America Institute, to educate young Africans to lead the continent.

The study award is open for African country select high achieving students, from under resourced backgrounds, a full education that will provide them with the necessary skills for a dynamic and innovation-driven career.

Course Level: MA, PhD Degree
Access Mode: 
Number of Awards: 
West African country Students
The program can be taken Ghana

Eligible Countries: West African country students are eligible to apply.
Acceptable Course or Subjects: The sponsorship will be awarded to study in any MA, PhD Degree offered by the University.
Admissible Criteria: Students must also meet the following requirements:

  • Applicants must be a citizen of an African country, residing in Africa
  • Exhibit strong academic record and penchant for high-achievement
  • Candidates must be demonstrate a Financial Need
  • Present an active record of youth leadership within his/her community

How to apply: To be considered for the Jim Ovia Foundation Leaders Scholarship, students must complete the application and scholarship process detailed here: http://www.ashesi.edu.gh/admissions/how-to-apply.html

  • Admission Requirements: For being admitted, claimants are needed to meet the minimum entry requirementsof the university.
  • Language Requirement: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.
  • Benefit: The Jim Ovia Foundation Leaders support will provide tuition, room and board for undergraduate study at Ashesi.

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Application Deadline: March 26, 2020