2020 Covenant University International Excellence Scholarship in Nigeria

This is to announce that the Covenant University International Excellence Scholarship, for Non-Nigerian Master’s Applicants seeking on-campus admission to Covenant University. The Scholarship is only Open to Non-Nigerian Candidates admitted into any of Covenant’s Masters programs, and shall be for a period of 18-months. All applicants shall be evaluated by the School of Postgraduate Studies, and
must have completed a first degree with a minimum of Second Class (Upper Division), and Demonstrated (Speaking, Reading and Writing) Proficiency in English Language. Kindly Note the scholarship value below, being waiver of Tuition fee only:

a.) First Class: 100% tuition waiver.
b.) Second Class Upper (≥ 4.0): 75% tuition waiver.
c.) Second Class Upper (< 4.0): 50% tuition waiver.
Please see the following guidelines for your attention.

PROCEDURE Guidelines for implementation of the Covenant University International Excellence Scholarship.

Based on the successful admission into a Masters programme of the Covenant University School of Postgraduate Studies and Selection by a constituted committee, eligible candidates shall automatically access the scholarship on merit. Six to eight weeks after application submission, Covenant University shall contact eligible candidates to submit a personal statement of purpose of not more than 1,500 words, details;

 Why they have selected the programme at Covenant University,
 Why they merit the funding (ie Academic/personal achievement),
 How they will benefit from the scholarship (ie. Employment prospects, financial relief etc).

The constituted selection committee shall evaluate each candidate’s final eligibility based on the submitted statement of purpose.