Application Due Date: December 26 th 2018
The Jim Ovia Scholarship was established and moneyed by Mr. Jim Ovia considering that 1998, to supply financial assistance to exceptional Nigeria youths. The scholarship was previoustly referred to as the MUSTE scholarship. The recipients are offered financing for undergraduate research study throughout of the undergraduate program. The award consists of tuition and upkeep allowance. The plan uses approximately 100 chances every year. The Financial records reveal that as at October 2010, Mr. Ovia has actually invested 100 Million Naira in the program on 1500 recipients.
In developing the Jim Ovia Scholarship, Mr. Ovia wanted to produce a network of future leaders within Nigeria who can contend internationally with their peers, bring originalities, imagination and are devoted to enhancing the lives and situations of individuals in their particular neighborhoods. Scholarships are granted on the basis of individual intellectual capability, management ability and a desire to utilize their understanding to add to society throughout Nigeria by supplying service to their neighborhood and using their skill and understanding to enhance the lives of others. With time it is anticipated that the Jim Ovia Scholarship recipients will end up being leaders in assisting to attend to difficulties associated with health, innovation, and financing, all locations in which the structure is deeply engaged.
- To promote access to tertiary education
- To purchase the future leaders of Nigeria
- To supply a platform that motivates competitiveness and promotes level playing fields in work environment
- To bridge the understanding space amongst Nigerian Youth
Eligibility and Requirement
The scholarship is open to all undergraduate College student of Nigerian citizenship. One hundred (100) recipients are chosen each year from a swimming pool of qualified candidates. Scholarships are granted on the basis of individual intellectual capability, management ability and a desire to add to society at big to enhance the lives of others.
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