pre university | Scholarship for Nigerians and Africans

TAN AH TAH –SAWL Scholarships for the Physically Disabled, Singapore

This Scholarship was founded in memory of The Honourable the late Mr Justice Tan Ah Tah and shall be called “TAN AH TAH – SAWL SCHOLARSHIP.”
1. The Scholarship shall be awarded by the Trustees under the Trust Deed dated the 2nd day of December 1987 and supplemented by the Supplemental Trust Deed dated 26 August 2008 (hereinafter called “the Trustees”) in accordance with the terms set out in the said Trust Deed/Supplemental Trust Deed.
2. The Trustees shall be the Trustees of the Scholarship and its funds.
3. The Scholarship may be granted to the following applicants requiring financial assistance:
a) any candidate offering any level of secondary education.
b) any candidate offering pre-university level education in any pre-university schools or junior colleges.
c) any candidate pursuing education or training in any polytechnics, vocational institutes or other educational or training establishments of a similar nature in Singapore as shall be approved by the Trustees.
d) any candidate pursuing tertiary education in local universities in Singapore that are approved by the Ministry of Education or any equivalent relevant authorities.

Scholarship Application Deadline: 31 July 2011

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2011 Young Women in Public Affairs Award by Zonta International in USA

Established in 1990 by Past International President Leneen Forde, the Young Women in Public Affairs Award honors young women in secondary level or pre-university schools, ages 16 to 19, who demonstrate a commitment to leadership in public policy, government and volunteer organizations. The program operates at the Zonta club, district and international levels. Zonta clubs provide awards for club recipients, and district and international awards are funded by the Zonta International Foundation. District recipients receive US$1,000, and five international recipients are selected from the district recipients to receive awards of US$3,000 each.
Women of any nationality, who are pre-university or pre-college students (ages 16-19) living or studying in a Zonta district/region at the time of application and demonstrate evidence of:

* Active commitment to volunteerism
* Experience in local or student government
* Volunteer leadership achievements
* Knowledge of Zonta International and its programs
* Advocating in Zonta International’s mission of advancing the status of women worldwide
The application must start with a Zonta club. All application materials must be received at a Zonta club by the printed deadline. Zonta clubs select one application to send to the Zonta governor.

Scholarship Application Deadline:1 July 2011.

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