The Commission of the African Union is offering Scholarship for female students to study in reputable African Universities.
Study Subject (s): Scholarships are awarded in following fields of study; Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Education Science.
Course Level: Scholarships are awarded to pursue postgraduate level for Masters and PhD programmes at African Universities.
Eligibility: To apply for this scholarship, a candidate must:
-Be a Female Citizen of an African Union Member State.
-Be under the age of thirty five (35) years for Masters Programmes; and under forty (40) years for PhD Programmes.
-Be a holder of a Bachelor’s Degree in the relevant field, at the level of Upper Second Class Honours for a Masters’ Programme; and a holder of masters’ degree in the relevant field for a PhD Programme. The degree must be from a reputable University
-Have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement as evidenced by academic transcripts, and academic awards if any.
-Have proof of admission to undertake a full time Masters or PhD programme in a recognized university of an African Union Member State.
-Be willing to commit to work in an African Union Member State on completion of studies for at least three (3) years.
How to Apply: Applications for the scholarships must be submitted via post and electronically.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Applications for the scholarships must be submitted by 31st May, 2014
Download the Call here
Read more : http://hrst.au.int/en/content/2014-female-scholarship-call