Wednesday , November 20 2019
Home / EDUCATION / Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) Scholarships 2019/2020
Africa Initiative for Governance AIG Scholarships 2019/2020

Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) Scholarships 2019/2020

AIG Scholarships 2019/2020: To achieve our goal of being a catalyst for public sector transformation, AIG will every year, for five years starting in 2017, fund five scholarships for outstanding West Africans from all backgrounds who are passionate about the public sector, to pursue the Master of Public Policy at the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford. Upon graduation, AIG Scholars will be expected to return to their home country and apply their learning experience as change agents in their country’s public sector.

Applications are invited from interested and suitably qualified applicants to apply for

Title: Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) 2019/20 Scholarships
About: Our Scholarships Programme is targeted at graduates between the ages of 25 and 35, some of whom may have work experience. The Scholars will be exceptionally intelligent graduates who have excelled academically as well as in other areas of their lives.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Citizen of Nigeria or Ghana
  • Age between 25 and 35 years
  • Achieved an academic standing sufficiently advanced to ensure admission to the University of Oxford and the MPP programme. This means a first-class or strong upper second-class undergraduate degree with honours (or equivalent international qualifications), as a minimum, in any discipline. For applicants with a degree from the USA, the minimum GPA sought is 3.7 out of 4.0
  • Strong commitment to public service and a willingness to commit to working for a fixed number of years in your country’s public sector
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities and resultant impact
  • Impeccable moral character
PLEASE NOTE:
  • We will only contact applicants shortlisted for the next stage of the selection process and any inquiries regarding individual application status are strictly prohibited. Applications sent via post or in person are also NOT acceptable.
  • Candidates who emerge as finalists in the Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) selection process will be expected to apply directly to the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford, for admissions. Finalists who are offered admission to the Master of Public Policy will be considered by the School in the final selection of AIG Scholars.

How to Apply
Interested candidates should visit http://www.aigafrica.org/Our-initatives/AIG-Scholarships

Must Read:

If you Have Any Question or Need More Information Regarding AIG Scholarships 2019/2020, Kindly Make Use The Comment Box Below.

Prime News Nigeria

About PrimeNews

Check Also

BSUM Merit/1st Batch Admission List 2018/19

BSUM Post UTME Screening Result 2020/2021

BSUM Merit Admission List 2019/2020: This is to inform all candidates who participated in the …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: