Fully-funded Africa Initiative for Governance Scholarships at Oxford

Apply by 10th October 2021

Applications are open for the AIG scholarships 2022/2023 to provide a special chance for outstanding West African nationals to pursue a Masters’ degree in Public policy at The University of Oxford England. – Fully-funded Africa Initiative for Governance Scholarships at Oxford.

Apply by 10th October 2021

Twenty seven scholarships worth 50000 USD have been availed since 2017 to leaders pursuing public positions. The scholars will spend 1 year at Oxford University as they obtain knowledge and skills form experts socialize with future public leaders from around the globe. Scholars will be required to return to their home nations and input their acquired knowledge and skills to improve on policymaking, support changes, and add to their countries’ growth and development.

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The scholarships are totally funded and that they cowl all housing and living expenses, however don’t cowl travel or visa fees.

 Eligibility needs

  • A West African operating in a public workplace
  • Be between twenty-four and fifty  years archaic
  • Hold a bachelors’ degree in a very connected course
  • Minimum work experience of 7 years
  • Be admitted into the Blavatnik public School faculty underneath the University of Oxford.

In addition;

  • Academic excellence and leadership potential are highly prioritized
  • Only admitted applicants will be contacted for the next stage of the scholarship
  • All applications must be completed online and applications sent by post will be ignored.

Finalists for the AIG selection process will have to apply directly to the Blavatnik School of Government under Oxford University for admission and successful applicants will be considered for the scholarship.

To guide you on your application: here are 10 tips for African Initiative for Governance (AIG) Scholarship Application

The applications are ongoing and will be closed on 10th October 2021.

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Check out https://www.aigafrica.org/Our-initatives/AIG-Scholarships  for More information about the Fully-funded Africa Initiative for Governance Scholarships at Oxford




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