Are you an African Orphan? Are you willing to pursue your studies abroad?
Ashinaga is a Japan-based nonprofit organization, which provides educational and emotional support to orphaned students. This organization is offering scholarships to students from select African countries to study for a degree at the world’s leading universities in countries such as Japan, US, UK etc
Application Deadline:19th February 2021.
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Field of Study: courses offered at candidate’s choice higher institution
To be taken at (country): Higher institutions outside of Africa, in countries such as Japan, US, UK etc
Eligible Countries: Angola, Botswana, Cape Verde, Ethiopia, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe
Number Of Scholarships: 20
Value Of Scholarship: The Ashinaga (100-Year Vision) Scholarship provides a full scholarship that covers the cost of tuition, accommodation (during the terms and vacation), insurance, flight, and provides monthly stipend which covers food and necessary academic costs.
Duration Of Scholarship: for the period of undergraduate studies
Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship program, Applicants must:
- Be an orphan, having lost one or both parents
- Be 23 or younger, having been born after October 1, 1995
- Have graduated high school within the past two years
- Be committed to returning to Sub-Saharan Africa once they have finished their studies abroad
After downloading and completing your application you will have to send your scanned form and all relevant documents to [email protected].
The following are required during application;
- Completed application form
- Working email address and telephone number
- Document proving the death of one or both parents, such as a death certificate
- Proof of age, such as a birth certificate, national ID or passport
- Secondary school/high school graduation certificate
- Results from final national exams
- Academic report cards from the last two years of high school/secondary school
- Passport-style photo of yourself
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Award Sponsors: Ashinaga.