Scholarship Opportunities in Ghana 2020

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MTN Ghana Bright Scholarships for Undergraduates 2019

Posted by | 29/06/2019 | Funding Opportunities in Ghana 2020, Scholarship Opportunities in Ghana 2020

MTN Ghana Bright Scholarships for Undergraduates 2019

Are you a brilliant first year or continuing student pursuing first degree education in any of the public tertiary institutions in Ghana requiring financial assistance? Apply for the MTN Ghana Bright Scholarships.

Eligibility: For the MTN Ghana Bright Scholarships, Candidate:

  • Must be a citiz­en of Ghana­
  • Must be prove­n to be hard-­worki­ng with excellent academic results.
  • The scholarships are open to both senor high school graduates and continuing students in public universities. SHS students are required to have credit passes in six (6) subjects with an overall aggregate of 24 at the WASSCE/SSSCE respectively to quality. Three of the six subjects should be core subjects – English Language, Mathematics, Integrated Science or Social Studies and the other three must be in applicant’s respective electives,” the statement said.
  • Continuing students’ applicants should have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and be involved in extra-curricular activities.
  • Priority would be given to persons pursuing courses in ICT, Computer Science, and Engineering.
  • Women, and PERSONS with disability are especially encouraged to apply.

Number of Awards: 100

Value of Award: Beneficiaries will be selected from all 10 regions of the country, and the scholarships will cover the cost of tuition, accommodation and a stipend for books and other relevant reading materials

How to Apply: Refer to the Eligibility criteria above and fill the blank spaces provided in the Application Form and present to MTN Ghana Foundation through any of MTN’s regional offices or apply online via (scholarship.mtn.com.gh)

Please visit the official page here for details

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Ghana Young Academy 2019 Call for Applications

Posted by | 29/06/2019 | Funding Opportunities in Ghana 2020, Scholarship Opportunities in Ghana 2020

Ghana Young Academy 2019 Call for Applications

The Ghana Young Academy has opened its 2019 call for new members.

Application Deadline: 6th September 2019 at 11:00 p.m. GMT.

Eligible Countries: Ghana

To be taken at (country): Ghana

About the Award: 

The Ghana Young Academy (GhYA) seeks applications from outstanding young scholars working in any research-based discipline, including the sciences, engineering, social sciences, the arts and humanities.

The Ghana Young Academy is committed to promoting science and projecting young scholars. Applicants should be in the early to mid- years of their careers.

Type: Job (Volunteer)

Eligibility: The GhYA encourages applications from all qualified candidates irrespective of their social, cultural, religious, economic backgrounds or gender.

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value of Award:

  • Each GhYA member is expected to attend the Annual General Meeting each year and is also expected to actively contribute to the organisation’s programmes; a time commitment is thus required on each member’s part.
  • In the event that applicants are selected as new GhYA members, they should be available to attend the next Annual General Meeting in 2020.

How to Apply:  Applications should be completed personally by each candidate.Applicants may apply online or complete and email a downloadable application form.

All completed applications should include the following:
1. CV
Maximum length of 3 pages. CVs should summarize your most significant publications and achievements. Any information beyond the 3 page limit is highly likely to be ignored by reviewers.
2. Letter of support

Please arrange for the submission of at least one letter of support for your application. Your referee(s) should be familiar with your research career. Letters should be written personally by your referee(s) in their own words. Please make available the document “Instructions for Referees” (below) to your referees. Letters of support can be uploaded with the online application or be submitted to info@ghanayoungacademy.org either by yourself or directly by the referee.

Click here to apply or visit the official web page here

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Edward & Isabel Kidson Scholarship now Open

Posted by | 19/06/2019 | Funding Opportunities in Ghana 2020, Scholarship Opportunities in Ghana 2020

Edward & Isabel Kidson Scholarship now Open

The Edward & Isabel Kidson Scholarship

The funds for these scholarships are provided by the income from a bequest made to the University of New Zealand in 1959 by Isabel Maria Kidson, to enable New Zealand university graduates who have shown ability in physics or a combination of physics and mathematics to undertake postgraduate study in meteorology or some other branch of science, either in New Zealand or overseas.

Eligibility

Applicants should be graduates of a New Zealand university, be of good character and have shown ability in physics or a combination of physics and mathematics. 

Preference will be given to (in order):

  1. past pupils of Nelson Boys’ College
  2. graduates of the University of Canterbury.

Value and number awarded

$6,000 per annum for up to three years.

Up to three scholarships can be awarded each year.

Closing date

1 October

Please click here to apply online

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Sustainability Scholarship GreenMatch

Posted by | 19/06/2019 | Funding Opportunities in Ghana 2020, Scholarship Opportunities in Ghana 2020

Sustainability Scholarship GreenMatch

GreenMatch provides renewable energy solutions for homeowners in the UK. Our services aim to facilitate the research process of thousands of customers by connecting them with relevant companies that offer solar panelsheat pumpswindowsdoors and boilers. We highlight and promote the use of clean energy with the goal of engaging more homes and families in sustainability.

Being firm believers in green living, we always work on finding new ways to promote this, and to encourage a more eco-friendly lifestyle.

In doing so, and with the purpose of bringing the aspect of sustainability to the life of a student, we would like to award a student with a scholarship of £1000 for a successful application of green ideas in their daily life.

Eligibility Criteria 

Applicants are required to submit the following documents along with their application:

  1. Participants must provide proof that they are either currently enrolled or have been accepted at an accredited university in 2019.
  2. An essay describing the actions they have taken to transform their lifestyle.
  3. Any material (documents, pictures, etc), that can support your essay will add value to your application.
  4. Applicants are required to indicate their acceptance through the consent form and send it along with their application.

How to Apply

To be able to apply for this scholarship, applicants are required to write an essay of 1,000 words.

Topic: In what way can sustainability help for a better student life? Describe specific actions you have taken to transition to a greener lifestyle.

The applicants should send all the documents and essays via email to scholarship@greenmatch.co.uk.

Applications must be submitted in English.

Write “Scholarship Application + Your Name” in the email subject line.

Deadline

The application deadline is the 31st of October 2019 midnight UTC(+01:00). The scholarship winner will be announced on the 2nd of December 2019. 

Contact Information

GreenMatch: www.greenmatch.co.uk

scholarship@greenmatch.co.uk

Phone: +44 020 3608 0130

Attn: Scholarship Committee

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Mailcheck Academic Scholarship 2019 is now open

Posted by | 19/06/2019 | Funding Opportunities in Ghana 2020, Scholarship Opportunities in Ghana 2020

Mailcheck Academic Scholarship 2019 is now open

We are pleased to announce that Mailcheck Academic Scholarship 2019 is now open to receive new applications.

Beginning May 01, 2019, we are announcing a scholarship program for 2019 year. We will choose three lucky winners to receive $1,500 to cover expenses for studying or just self-development. We are totally confident that your talents and eagerness to make this world better must be appreciated. Thus, we have created this beneficial program exactly for students who are eager to open new horizons.

LEARN MORE ABOUT MAILCHECK

Mailcheck is the new era of email verification. We are a team that validates emails and phones using social networks for the past 3 years. Our team consists of impressively skilled engineers and experienced software developers who are able to work with numerous algorithms. Our service will be useful to those who are working every day to increase conversion in email mailings and who can not overcome the bounce system of mail servers. We will also be useful to those who want to know who is behind that email or phone in order to save time.

Certainly, love for what we do has made it possible to create such a diverse range of email verification services. The most requested ones are an agency subscription which includes 5000 emails, with an average charge of $0.004 per email.

As the number of emails increase, price per email can go down, for example, “Enterprise” subscription.

The main difference from our competitors is that we do not use an automatic search and validation only, but also a manual moderation filtered materials. So we use all the power of social networks and search engines, for more in-depth validation.

Mailcheck – 2.47% – This is the percentage of bounce sent cold-based email addresses after our validation.

In order to maintain a passion for email validation, self-development, and professional growth in the new generation, we are offering a scholarship.

HOW TO APPLY FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP

  1. To start the application process and to be considered as a potential winner by our post-processing company, first of all, you should write your own essay, following all instructions, which will be described below, as well as the topic.
  2. To start the application process and to be considered as a potential winner by our post-processing company, first of all, you should write your own essay, following all instructions, which will be described below, as well as the topic.
  3. When the text is ready, please email it to us.
  4. As soon as the creative part is finished, you should fill out the application form that you will find below. Please note that you must concentrate in order to avoid mistakes, otherwise your form will not be activated.
  5. The application submission deadline is September 30, 2019, 11:59 PM EST.
  6. The winners will be announced on October 10, 2019.

IMPORTANT DETAILS ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Conditions of Award:

Our company will choose three deserving winners this year, whose essays are the most eye-catching and contain fresh ideas. You should note that you can take part only once in this competition.

Award permissibility:

To suit all requirements, you should be either a graduate or an undergraduate. If you are a high school student, you must add an acceptance letter from a university or college that has accreditation.

Requirements for the Essay:

  • Below you will see all instructions for proper writing. We hope they are helpful for creating your text.
  • Note, that students of all nationalities may take an active part in this competition. We are open to enthusiastic students from various countries all over the world.

The Process of Application:

  • Your task is to write an essay of 1,500-2,000 words on the topic and follow all of the instructions.
  • The topic is – How Can Email Verification Change the World?
  • Describe your own opinion about why email verification is important to society. How did email verification influence the development of other industries?
  • Please, check your essay thoroughly before sending. Works with grammatical, format and punctuation mistakes will definitely be disqualified. Make sure that your text contains all the necessary information and facts that you plan to mention. An unbreakable rule is that a single student has only one opportunity to take part in this writing contest. In case a student provides a second application, his/her work will be automatically disqualified.
  • In the event of a successful application, you will receive an email with confirmation within seven working days after sending the all required information to us. Note, once again that we will not accept any applications after 11:59 PM EST, September 30, 2019. So you must be quick in order to not miss your chance.

ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP

As we have already mentioned, our post-processing company will select only three winners for this scholarship. Winners will be able to receive the prize, which is $1,500, only once. You may not apply for next year if you take part this year. After the deadline, you will be able to learn who the winner is in a week. This will be enough time for our specialist to decide whose essays are the best and deserve to be awarded. You should also know that payment will be sent to the university’ financial office where it will be transferred to your student account.

Criteria for Applying:

Below we will note some necessary rules that must be followed without any exceptions and changes.

  • First of all, you must be a full-time student. This criterion is believed to be the most important one. If you cannot meet this demand, you must supply us with an acceptance letter from your college or university. Please note, that both college and university must have accreditation. Otherwise, your application will be automatically disqualified.
  • You must also have the documents that will confirm your identity. That may be either an identification number, identity card or other legal documents.
  • Remember that all information mentioned in your essay should be true to life. Our company will check every detail that you describe in your text carefully. If we find out that information is false or unreliable, your essay will not be considered.

If you follow these rules, you have a great chance of succeeding in this competition. We are open to fresh and totally new visions about the future of the email verification industry.

Thus, we are waiting for your rich essays! In case of problems with the application or just questions, please contact us via email.

Please click here to apply