Medical Science | Scholarship for Nigerians and Africans - Part 3

Scholarship Award in Nigerian Universities at Media Trust Limited

Media Trust Scholarship Scheme for Female  Medical Students

Media Trust Limited (Publishers of Daily Trust, Weekly Trust, Sunday Trust, Aminiya, Kano Chronicle and Kilimanjaro) hereby request applications for its 2010/2011 Academic Session Scholarship Award in Nigerian Universities.



To qualify for the Scholarship Award, applicants must fulfill the following conditions:

  • Nigerian
  • Female
  • Medical Student (MBBS)
  • Must be in 200 Level and above and must have passed their examination.
  • Must be a student of


1.         University of Ilorin, Kwara State.

2.        Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto State or

3.        University of Maiduguri, Borno State.


Method of Application:

Interested students who meet the above requirements are to collect Application Forms from the College Secretary’s Office of their respective Colleges/Faculties, fill appropriately and attach passport, photocopies of Admission letter, I.D Card, Certificate of Origin and Course Registration Form for the current Academic Session.


Closing Date for the Application:

Completed Application Forms should be sent to:


Administrative Secretary,

Corporate Social Responsibility Scheme,

37, A. E. Ekukinam Street,

Opposite ABC Transport Company,

Utako District, Abuja.



P.O. Box, 6873 Wuse, Abuja,

On or before Friday 17th June. 2011.


Phone: 08065931928


Junior Clinical Training Scholarship in Farm Animal at University of Cambridge, UK

Applications are invited from recently qualified veterinarians for this 12 month postgraduate training programme in all aspects of farm animal studies. The JCTS will work under the supervision of recognised specialists (PHM, ECVPH, DCHP, ECBHM, ECVDI, ECVA, ECVP, ECVN, etc.).An applicant must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying him or her for membership.

For application form (JCTS1) and information pack, contact Melissa Large on 01223 337055, quoting the reference Junior Clinical Training Scholarship.

Scholarship Application Deadline: 30th May 2011.

Further Scholarship Information and Application

Postgraduate Research Scholarships, South Africa

The objective of the PRF Postgraduate Research Scholarships is to provide deserving students with the opportunity to obtain a Masters degree, that will enable them to make a contribution to high quality scientific research in the supply or utilisation of protein in animal nutrition, or both. The subject of study for the Masters degree must fall within the broad framework of the mission, vision and goals of the PRF. Doctoral scholarships will also be considered if the subject of study is deemed to be of a high priority to the PRF.The scholarship is open to citizens of the Republic of South Africa who have qualified for admission to a Masters or Ph D degree at a recognised tertiary institution.

The successful candidate must conduct an approved research project under the leadership of a recognised supervisor at the university concerned. The project may be used towards the fulfilment of the requirements for the postgraduate qualification. A formal contract must be signed by both parties.Candidates should submit PRF scholarship applications to their university administration, and the names of those who have applied for the first time should be listed in priority sequence by the University. Applications from those candidates selected by the university are then submitted to the PRF. Selected candidates may be requested to attend a personal interview, costs of which are carried by the PRF.

Scholarship Application Deadline:30 September,2011

Further Scholarship Information and Application