Wow! the long awaiting 2018 Jim Ovia Foundation Scholarship Programme is here again. A lots of our users has been asking about this Jim Ovia Scholarship, when is it going to commence for this year 2018. It is our pleasure to announce to you the commencement of 2018 Jim Ovia Foundation Scholarship Programmes for all students studying in any tertiary institution in Nigeria. Application Portal for the 2018 Jim Ovia Scholarship will be fully open today October 26, 2018 and the deadline of application will be announce soon.
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About the Jim Ovia Scholars Program
The Jim Ovia Scholars Program was founded since 1998. It is fully funded by Mr. Jim Ovia to provide financial aid to outstanding Nigeria youths. The scholarship was previously known as the MUSTE scholarship. Eligble awardees are supported for their undergraduate and graduate study for the duration of their program and includes tuition and maintenance allowances.The scheme offers an average of 100 opportunities each year for new applicants while renewing applicants are supported annually, conditional on meeting all eligible requirements of the scholarship. Since October 2010, Mr. Ovia has invested over 100 Million Naira in the program to support 1500 beneficiaries and counting.
In establishing the Jim Ovia Scholarship, Mr. Ovia hoped to create a network of future leaders within Nigeria who can compete globally with their peers, bring new ideas, creativity and are committed to improving the lives and circumstances of people in their respective communities. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of personal intellectual ability, leadership capability and a desire to use their knowledge to contribute to society throughout Nigeria by providing service to their community and applying their talent and knowledge to improve the lives of others. Over time it is expected that the Jim Ovia Scholarship beneficiaries will become leaders in helping to address challenges related to health, technology, and finance, all areas in which the foundation is deeply engaged.
Who is Eligible to Apply for Jim Ovia Scholarship?
The scholarship is open to All potential students of Nigerian citizenship (All levels). One hundred (100) awardees are selected each year from a pool of eligible applicants. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of personal intellectual ability, leadership capability and a desire to contribute to society at large to improve the lives of others.
For the application for Jim Ovia Scholarship, note the following.
Nigerian Students from all faculties can apply. However, only a hundred will be picked for the award. This is based on
- Intellectual capacity.
- Leadership potential.
- Contribution to society.
Worth: The Jim Ovia Foundation Scholarships is worth N150,000 every year till the end of the receipent’s academic program.
Application Deadline: 15th November, 2018
How to apply for Jim Ovia Scholarship Programme
Interested and qualified candidate should use the link below to apply. Note: application is done online and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an online exam.
To Apply, CLICK HERE