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United States 2015-2016 Scholarship to Africa for Undergraduate and Postgraduate students



About the USSAfrica: This program was set up to assist undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Motherland – AFRICA – to acquire knowledge in Universities, Colleges and other Institutions of learning in the United States. It is an initiative of the Union of Africa Americans in the United States as part of a special contribution ... Continue Reading

About the USSAfrica:

This program was set up to assist undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Motherland – AFRICA – to acquire knowledge in Universities, Colleges and other Institutions of learning in the United States. It is an initiative of the Union of Africa Americans in the United States as part of a special contribution for the development of the human resources of the Motherland.

About the United States 2015-2016 Scholarship to Africa:

You are invited to apply for the United States 2015-2016 Scholarship to Africa for undergraduate and postgraduate students. This program was set up to assist undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Motherland – AFRICA – to acquire knowledge in Universities, Colleges and other Institutions of learning in the United States. It is an initiative of the Union of Africa Americans in the United States as part of a special contribution for the development of the human resources of the Motherland.

Criteria for Eligibility:

Applicants must take note of the following:

• The scholarship is open to only African students over the age of 18.
• To qualify for selection, candidates must meet the stated basic requirements, in addition to ensuring that entries are made not later than the specified deadline date.
• Selection of candidates to be considered is made from the first, fully completed, 5,500 entries received and which are verifiable before year end of 31st December in
each year.
• Successful candidates are notified between March and April of the following year.
• Strong willingness for intellectual pursuit is a necessary prerequisite.
• Not all applications to this program are considered. To succeed, an applicant must submit relevant details of sound academic background, and information through which verification can be made.

Fields of Study:

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses.

Eligible Countries/Target Groups:

African Students.

Value of Scholarship/Inclusions:

A recipient of the scholarship will be assisted to study in United States Free of tuition throughout the duration of the chosen program. In addition, the recipient will provisionally receive an annual allowance of US$4,000 for welfare.

A recipient will also be assisted to get Student Visa which will expire at the end of the chosen program of maximum five (5) years. Optionally, we arrange to help a recipient/student under our program to secure a part-time job which enable you work while you school and earn extra income. This is only done on request.

Application Procedure/Instructions:

Applicants need to fulfil the listed below requirement before he/she proceeds to applying.

• Completed Entry Form (to be downloaded online).
• Entry Fee of US$100.00 (₦22500 Nigeria, ¢156 Ghana, R687 South Africa, £569 Egypt).
• Five credit passes in O/level exams, including English Language, Mathematics and three other relevant subjects (undergraduate program).
• First degree / HND (Postgraduate program).
• One recent color passport photo.

Deadline for Application:

Entry for the year 2015 must be received not latter than November 30, 2015. The entry form page in this website will be locked after the 5500th entry or after November 30, 2015.

For More Information:

Official Scholarship Application form – http://www.ussafrica.org/entry_form.html

Official Scholarship Website – http://www.ussafrica.org/

Result Update for 2014/2015:

The result of ussafrica 2014/2015 selection exercise has now been released.

If you applied in the 2014/2015 exercise and wish to check the list of successful candidates in your country please click for the results page in the official scholarship webpage, then at next page click on your country in the statistical breakdown.

If you did not apply during the 2014 entry period and wish to send supplementary application to fill any space that may be created as a result of some recipients not redeeming their chances, please complete the entry application form and send.

All supplementary applications together with entry requirements must be received on or before April 15, 2015. Supplementary applications are treated on first-come first-serve. Should all the chances be filled before we receive your supplementary application, your application will be entered in the priority list for 2015/2016.

Please direct further questions to helpdesk@ussafrica.org

Courtesy – Nigerian Scholars Team

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  • USSAFRICA IS A SCAAAAAM! Any scholarship program that requires you to pay a fee upfront, no matter how little, is NOT genuine. Don’t fall victim. Help to spread the word around. Students are being duped year in, year out. It’s a scam!