David Oyedepo Foundation Refugee Scholarship


David Oyedepo Foundation Refugee Scholarship

The David Oyedepo Foundation Special scholarship program for Refugees is one of our major platforms
for promoting the Foundation’s vision and goals. The scholarship program awards full ride scholarships to
qualified individuals, affected by various national crises, who are indigenes and residents of African
The scholarship seeks to develop youth leaders who are ready to put their learned skills to work
in leading organizations, communities and their local countries.
This award would serve to avail individuals from such troubled nations the opportunity to have access to
quality education in Covenant University or Landmark University, Nigeria.
Field(s) of study:
Scholarship is course specific as indicated on application portal.
Target group:
The scholarships are open to registered and fully resident refugees in African Refugee camps.
Scholarship value/inclusions:
Full academic tuition as stipulated by school for selected course.
2 round trip tickets throughout duration of study
Monthly upkeep allowance


Scholars must meet set DOF criteria in order for the scholarship to renew at the commencement of
each new session.
a. Maintain 3.0 CGPA at the end of each session.
b. Volunteer for 6 weeks in an organization committed to social impact during the long summer
c. Carry out a community development project each year which can occur at any time during the
year but must be in the scholar’s local community.
d. Maintain a high standard of character in line with the University’s requirement throughout
duration of study within and outside the school premises.

Application instructions:

  •  Applicants should visit the foundation’s website http://davidoyedepofoundation.org/portal/scholarship. Read the application instructions and complete the online applications. Applicants must submit the application form and all required documents stated on the webpage.
  • All essays and required submissions must be completed by the applicant. Under no circumstance is any third party expected to write essays on behalf of applicants.
  • Each applicant must be available for online interviews that would be scheduled upon completion of application.
  • Proof of Admission to Covenant or Landmark University is required only at the point of award.
Hence submit applications before receiving of admission letters.

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