Eligibility: The scholarships are open to all qualified young African Nationals who meet the following Admission Requirements
- Be a holder of a Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university, with at least a second class upper division or its equivalent, in a relevant field.
- Maximum age of 32 years
- Fluency in the English language, as it is the teaching language
How to Apply: Interested candidates should complete the Application Form which is available on the Africa Union web-site: http://www.au.int/en/scholarship Applications must include the completed Application Form together with the following documents:
i. Summarized CV including education, work experience and publications if any;
ii. Certified copies of relevant certificates, and transcripts;
iii. Personal details page of national passport;
iv. Recent clear passport size photograph;
v. Recommendations from two academic referees with contact addresses; and
vi. An essay of not more than 500 words that explains the motivation for applying the chosen field of study, its importance to Africa’s development, and how the qualification will enable the candidate to serve the African continent.
Interested candidates should scan and produce electronic copies of all application documents (converted to PDF format) and send to the following e-mail addresses: To: OlgaA@africa-union.org; LeonI@africa-union.org
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Important Notes: Applications received after this deadline will NOT be considered.
Application Deadline: 19th November, 2016