2010 Gani Fawehinmi Scholarships for Nigerian Undergraduate Students

Started by MyWorld, Mar 26, 2010, 01:39 PM


Applications are invited for Chief Gani Fawehinmi Annual Scholarship for Nigerians Awards. The award is for 40 (forty) students, each of whom will receive One hundred Thousand Naira (N100,000.00) for their education.

Criteria for Award:
1. Applicant must be poor and indigent.
2. Applicant must be registered students of Tertiary institutions in Nigeria i.e Universities, Polytechnics and College of Education.
3. Applicants must have good academic performances.

Mode of Application:
• Each applicant shall submit an application letter, not more than two pages. The letter must include the name of the candidate, course of study, year of study, state of origin, and why the candidate believes that he/she should be given the scholarship award.
• The application letter must be accompanied by:
(a) A photocopy of the candidate's current Identity card.
(b) A letter from the candidate's current Head of Department, including correct information of the candidate's CGPA for the last academic semester.
(c) A letter from the Registrar certifying that the candidate is a student of such institution.
(d) A copy of the candidates registration form for the current semester.

The application letter, with all the supporting documents, should be forwarded (by hand or by postal delivery) to:

c/o Gani Fawehinmi Chambers,
35, Adeniran Ajao Road,
Ajao Estate,
Anthony Village,
Lagos State.


P.O. Box 1114,
Lagos State.

NB: Deadline for submission of application is Wednesday, March 31st, 2010.

Interview and Award Ceremony:
Interview: All applicants will be interviewed on Wednesday, April 20th, 2010 at Gani Fawehinmi Chambers,
35, Adeniran Ajao Road, Ajao Estate, Anthony Village, Lagos State.

Award Ceremony:
Successful candidates will be awarded the Scholarships on Thursday, April 21st, 2010 at same venue by 12:00 Noon.