Undergraduates | Scholarship for Nigerians and Africans

Scholarship for Professionals Certification Entrepreneurship Training

Scholarship for Professionals Certification Entrepreneurship Training

Leading to: Membership of Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) & Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR, UK) as well as Direct University Admission.


Those who can apply,

1.       Low Income Graduates (including those on NYSC) seeking job opportunities to advance their careers and overcome financial challenges.

2.       Undergraduates seeking world-class management and communication skills in preparation for fulfilling jobs and private business both within and outside Nigeria but come from low income homes.

3.       Smart JAMB UTME Candidates desiring to study Mass Communication, Marketing, Business Administration and related areas who want to use the professional diploma they will obtain to secure direct university admission or reduce the duration of their undergraduate programmes in order to save time and money.

4.       Mothers desiring to return to regular employment after nursing their babies.

5.       Other classes of people who can apply and details of the programme which will last for 8 weekends or 15 Full Time week-days in Lagos can be confirmed at www.fasteducation.org.uk/scholarship or 3 Tonade Street (Ipodo), Ikeja, Lagos.


This is a youth empowerment project sponsored by Professional Exams Clinic and administered by a Development Educationist, Peter Ogudoro, FSFAI, MNIM, MCIPM, MNIPR, arpa, MCIPR (UK), MIDM (UK), ACIM (UK), AssocCIPD (UK), MPRSA (USA). NGOs and Leaders involved in youth empowerment are encouraged to call the attention of the people they cater for to this opportunity. Latest date for application is September 2nd, 2012.


National Meat Association Scholarship for Undergraduate Studies 2011-2012, USA: Animal Science, Poultry Science, Meat Science

The scholarships provides financial support to undergaduate students pursuing degrees in Animal, Meat and Food Sciences.The NMA Foundation is seeking the best and the brightest undergraduates with an orientation towards post harvest processing of meat and poultry food products .Applicants must be attending 4-year colleges or universities with either Animal, Meat or Food Science departments.Applicants must have a cumulative 2.75 Grade Point Average (GPA) (A= 4.00) to apply.Applicants who receive an award must remain enrolled in the approved major and university during the term of their scholarship. Awardees who withdraw from school or transfer to another major during the term of their scholarship must return the unused balance of the award to the NMA Scholarship Foundation.

Scholarship Application Deadline: 16 May 2011

Further Scholarship Information and Application

Undergraduate Human Rights Fellowships, USA

In partnership with the Program on Human Rights, we are proud to offer summer Human Rights Fellowships. These fellowships are intended to enable students to make a valuable contribution to human rights theory and practice. Offered to rising sophomores, juniors and seniors, grants will be given to four undergraduates who will partner with human rights organizations, government agencies, NGOs, or international organizations (either here or abroad). It is our hope that these fellowships will encourage students to build human rights work into their future careers, whether those careers are in academic life, in governmental or intergovernmental organizations, as activists, or as legal practitioners.that Human Rights Fellowships will not be offered for the summer of 2011 but will again be offered for summer 2012. That said, during the course of 2010-2011, we will hold a number of info sessions to describe in detail the types of fellowships we will be supporting in 2012, what makes a good proposal, required courses/readings, and expected faculty/mentor relationships. If you would like to be put on a mailing list so you are notified of these sessions, please email Joan Berry. That said, there are a number of steps that you must take to prepare yourself to be competitive for the fellowship. Please review the FAQs and the timeline (links below) to make sure you are aware of the requirements and can plan accordingly.

Scholarship Application Deadline: Applications for summer 2012 fellowships will be due on January 31, 2012 (with a preliminary proposal submitted by Oct 31, 2011).

Further Scholarship Information and Application