Applications are ongoing for the Jim Ovia Scholarship for Nigerian graduates and undergraduates
With the vision to equip the future of Nigeria through the paramount avenue of Education and Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and long-term goal to bridge the knowledge gap to enable our youths compete in a global economy and to incorporate ICT into the Nigerian education policy as a fourth science to ensure progressive and continuous learning,
This scheme offers an average of 100 opportunities each year for new applicants.
How To Apply For Jim Ovia Scholarship
The scholarship is open to all potential students of Nigerian citizenship. Scholarship are awarded on the basis of personal intellectual ability, leadership capability and a desire to contribute to the society at large to improve lives of others. In Summary:
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must:
– Be citizens of Nigeria.
– Have leadership qualities, personal intellectual abilities and be able to help the society at large.
– Be Graduates or Undergraduates in any Nigerian University
– Interested and Eligible applicants should visit jimoviafoundation.org. Click on ”˜LOG IN’ or ”˜REGISTER NOW’ at top right hand corner of the homepage
Please read the Scholarship application guide
The application deadline for this scholarship is on 30th November 2017 and it is offered annually.
More About The Scholarship
The Jim Ovia scholarship (.Formally known as the MUSTE scholarship,) aims to create financial aid to understanding Nigerian youths. Those eligible for the scholarship are supported for their undergraduate and graduate study duration of their program. This support includes tuition and maintenance allowance.
Through our various programmes, the Jim Ovia Foundation aims to equip the future of our nation by increasing the knowledge base and skills of our youths with education and Information Communication Technology (ICT). To date, the Jim Ovia Foundation has supported over 1,500 college students and entrepreneurs with over 100 million Naira in educational and entrepreneurial grants through two nationally recognized programs; the Jim Ovia Scholarship and Jim Ovia ICT Entrepreneurs Program.
Our beneficiaries excel academically in their service to their communities. Infact, most Jim Ovia Foundation beneficiaries have overcome tremendous challenges to pursue their dreams to excel. Secondary school graduates, University students and aspiring ICT Entrepreneurs who meet the eligibility requirements may apply for support to the various applicable Jim Ovia Foundation programmes.