David Oyedepo Foundation is offering full tuition scholarship for African students to study at the Covenant University and Landmark University. Eligible applicant must be a national and resident of an Africa and not more than 23years old at time of application. The scholarship is for 4 or 5 years, this is subject to university stipulated time for course completion. The maximum duration of scholarship award is 5 years for undergraduate programs. The application deadline is 31 May, 2015.
Study Subject(s): Programs covered by the DOF Scholars Program at Covenant University are Accounting, Banking and Finance, Mass Communication, Economics, International Relations, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Information & Comm. Tech, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Architecture, Applied Biology and Biotechnology, Microbiology, Computer Science, Industrial Physics-Renewable Energy and at Landmark University are Animal Science, Soil Science, Crop Science, Agricultural and Biosystem Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical And Information Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Computer Science, Accounting/Banking & Finance, Economics and International Relations.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing undergraduate program at the Covenant University and Landmark University.
Scholarship Provider: The David Oyedepo Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at: Nigeria
-A national and resident of an African nation.
-Not more than 23years old at time of application
-Secured admission to an approved Undergraduate course at Landmark or Covenant University
-Possess an internationally recognized high school diploma or its equivalent with superior academic record.
-Proficiency in oral and written English.
-In good health.
-Not already enrolled in undergraduate degree programs.
Scholarship Open for International Students:
Scholarships are open to citizens and residents of African Countries.
Scholarship Description: The David Oyedepo Foundation aims to provide opportunities for gifted and talented African students with proven superior academic abilities to pursue undergraduate programs in two of the best schools in Nigeria. It grants individuals the opportunity to build up the leadership potentials that are so evidently lacking in the leaders of our today’s society, through the yearly programs and community development initiatives. Upon completion of the DOF scholars program, scholars are expected to be fully equipped to contribute to social, and economic development in their home countries.
Number of award(s): Not Known
Duration of award(s): The scholarship is for 4 or 5 years, this is subject to university stipulated time for course completion. The maximum duration of scholarship award is 5 years for undergraduate programs.
What does it cover? The scholarship program covers full tuition fees.
Selection Criteria: Scholarships are awarded by the David Oyedepo Foundation Selection Committee. They will be judging each student on his or her:
-Superior Scholastic Ability
-Evidence of Leadership & Involvement
-Service to Community and School
Notification: Successful students will be notified at the end of selection process through emails provided by each applicant.
How to Apply: Applicants should visit the foundation’s website, read the application instructions and complete the online applications. Applicants must submit the application form and all required documents stated on the webpage.
NB: Proof of Admission to Landmark and Covenant University is required only at the point of award. Hence applications can be submitted before admission letters have been received. It is important to visit the website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 May, 2015.