Zawadi Africa Education Fund is a leadership development program that provides university scholarships and leadership development and life skills training to academically gifted but financially disadvantaged African girls, with the objective of developing a pipeline of young African women leaders. The program provide undergraduate scholarships to pursue higher education in the US and other parts of Africa.
Offered Annually? Yes
Eligible African Countries: Kenya, Uganda, Ghana and Mozambique
Eligibility: To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, the following criteria must be met:
* A girl who has completed her secondary school examination i.e. The Kenya Certificate of Secondary Examination (KCSE)
* Has demonstrated academic excellence (A Plain or A Minus)
* Has demonstrated leadership qualities e.g. in school as a prefect, in the community, church, leadership in peer related activities etc.
* Has overcome insurmountable odds such as serious financial challenges, oppressive social-cultural practices such as early marriages and Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) etc. in order to attain academic excellence.
* Come from a financially disadvantaged background.
* Has demonstrated clear financial need
How to Apply: Visit link below.