KNUST Ghana Tertiary Education Scholarship Trust for Undergraduate Ghanaian Students

TEST - Tertiary Education Scholarship Trust - for Ghana Scholarships

Course(s) Offered: Any course
Course Level: Undergraduate
Provider: TEST for GHANA
Country to Study in: Ghana

Scholarship Description
The Tertiary Education Scholarship Trust (TEST) is offering undergraduate scholarships for Ghanaian students to study at KNUST – Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana.

The TEST provides Full or Partial Scholarships to Needy but Bright Students to undertake new and/or continuing Tertiary Education studies at Ghanaian Public Universities and Polytechnics in their own country.

The scholarship, offered since 2008, is currently open for current and new students to study at KNUST – Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana.

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana
Eligibility
Open to all brilliant but needy students (current and new) at KNUST – Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana.

Eligible groups
Targeted at students of Ghanaian origin

Participating Institutions
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Ghana.

Fields of study
All undergraduate level courses offered at at the University

Number of awards
Not specified by provider, but several will be awarded

Sponsorship duration
Four (4) years of study

Scholarship benefits
The successful applicants will be given full or partial scholarship

Method of Application
Interested applicants may apply with the official APPLICATION FORM. All renewals and applications from continuing students should reach TEST for Ghana not later than the deadline date below. First year students who are still awaiting their admission letters can submit their application forms directly to TEST for Ghana before the deadline date below, indicating clearly the institution applied to and that admission letters are yet to be received.

To download the FORM and other detailed information, visit the official website (link to it is below) and KNUST website. There are different forms for new and old returning applicants (download these from the official sites).

It is important to read the 2017 Scholarship Guidelines(pdf); and also to visit the official websites (links to them are below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship, and to download the forms for new applicants and for renewing applicants.

DEADLINES:
Fresh students who are yet to be admitted should submit their application forms directly to TEST for Ghana, at least by the Thursday, 31st August 2017. Renewal forms of previous beneficiaries should be submitted with an up-to-date result slip latest by the Friday, 30th June 2017.

PLEASE NOTE:
All candidates should note that no forms will be accepted after the deadline.

TEST for AFRICA is a UK Charitable Trust registered in 2008 by the UK Charity Commission (number 1124600). TEST aims to fund the further education of African students.

TEST for AFRICA was formed by a group of graduates from Linacre College, Oxford University together with Jennie Travers, whose late husband John pioneered the formation of the charity Schools Around The World at his company, Cushman & Wakefield.

Its aim is to aid the social and economic development of Africa by enabling bright but needy students to receive undergraduate education at local public Universities and Polytechnics against their personal pledge to work for the benefit of their communities and their nation upon graduation.

Application Deadline: 30 June / 31 August 2017
Open to International Students: No (ONLY Ghanaians)

More Scholarship Information and Application (official TEST site)
More Scholarship Information and Application (official KNUST site)

Related: Undergraduate Scholarships for International Students

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