Peace Corps Nigerian Girls Scholarship 2018 | Application Guide and Requirement

Peace Corps Nigerian Girls Scholarship 2018   Peace Corps Nigerian Girls Scholarship 2018… The Peace Corps Nigeria Alumni Foundation (PCNAF) established its first scholarship program for Nigerian girls in 2003. The scholarship recipients were selected from each of the six regions of Nigeria, giving the program a well-rounded national scope. Peace Corps Nigerian Girls Scholarship 2018

Peace Corps Nigerian Girls Scholarship

The program targeted girls enrolled in the final level of junior secondary school (grade 9), and supported the scholarship winners for the full three years needed to complete their secondary school education. Building upon the success of the inaugural program, PCNAF launched two new scholarship programs for female Nigerian students: the PCNAF’s Nigerian Girls Scholarship Program for secondary school girls in northern Nigeria, and the Young Women’s Scholarship Program for college students in the United States. This scholarship article describes the Nigerian Girls Scholarship Program.   PCNAF is collaborating with the Kano-based Inclusive Community Education and Development Association (ICEADA) to implement the program. Eligibility Each scholar will be chosen on the basis of her academic record, financial need and service to her community. Eligible groups Needy girls entering senior secondary school in Kano and Katsina states of northern Nigeria Participating Institutions Any accredited secondary school in Kano and Katsina states Number of awards Not specified by providers Sponsorship duration Full three years needed to complete the senior secondary school education (i.e. until graduation) Scholarship benefits This program provides financial assistance to needy girls entering senior secondary school in Kano and Katsina states of northern Nigeria, where the number of girls out of school is extremely high. The program supports the scholarship recipients until they graduate. Method of Application If you fulfill the eligibility as on this page, then contact Scholarship Provider for more information via the address options under Contact below DEADLINES: This program has no specific deadline. It is an ongoing project. PLEASE NOTE: With estimates of the literacy rate for women in Nigeria reaching above 50%, the disparity in basic education enrollment, retention and completion among girls in Nigeria represents a serious constraint to its development. Educating girls is widely viewed as the most effective investment a developing country can make. Contact PCNAF P.O. Box 18514 Washington, DC 20036-9998 Telephone: (703) 924-1474 Or email your questions and comments to: Or fill our online contact form Application Deadline: Varies/Ongoing Open to International students: No (ONLY Nigerians) More Scholarship Information and Application What’s your take on this? We believe this article was interesting right, if yes, don’t hesitate using our share button below to inform – friends and relation via Facebook, twitter or Google+. Nigerian Campus Forum Team.]]>

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