Study in Kenya: Strathmore University Scholarships & Bursaries 2019-2020

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Study in Kenya: Strathmore University Scholarships & Bursaries 2019-2020

Types of Strathmore University Scholarships, Financial Aid and Eligibility Criteria

1. European Union Bursary

This is open to final year students in secondary schools to study the following professional courses at Strathmore University in the coming year:

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Diploma in Business Management
  • Diploma in Business Information Technology

Two application forms are sent to each of the top 100 secondary schools in KCSE ranking. The school selects two top students based on their mock examination performance.

To qualify for the bursary applicants should:

  • Be capable of achieving a mean grade of B+, as well as a B+ in English and a B+ in Mathematics in the KCSE examinations.
  • Be bright and needy
  • Have full accommodation fees
  • Raise 10% tuition fees as the bursary covers 90%
  • Pay full KASNEB registration and examinations fees for CPA applicants as this is not included in the scholarship

2. East African Breweries Limited Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship scheme was started in April 2001 by the EABL Foundation under the Skills for Life programme to invest in bright and needy students by offering full scholarships.

The scholarship scheme is open to students who wish to pursue the following degree courses offered at Strathmore University:

  • Bachelor of Commerce – 3 students per year
  • Bachelor of Business Information Technology – 3 students per year

3. McKinney Rogers Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship scheme is an initiative of the McKinney Rogers Foundation Scholarship, a global consulting firm to invest in bright and needy students by offering full scholarships.

The scholarship scheme is open to students who wish to pursue the following degree courses offered at Strathmore University:

  • Bachelor of Commerce – 1 student per year
  • Bachelor of Business Information Technology – 1 student per year

Who can apply for EABL and McKinney Rogers Foundation Scholarships.

Selection for EABL and MRF scholarships is on the basis of outstanding academic results and financial need.

Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

The scholarship is open to Kenyan students who sat for KCSE in the year preceding the the year of intake and attained a minimum grade of A-

To apply, a student must fill in an application form that can be downloaded  see links at the end of page and submit it with the following.

  • Copy of KCSE results
  • Copy of School Leaving Certificate
  • Documentation showing financial need for example a recommendation from your local Chief.
  • Upon selection and admission, the successful candidate is to:
  • – Be an SU ambassador
  • – Adhere to the expected SU academic and discipline standards
  • – Maintain an average of 60% and above to remain eligible
  • – Demonstrate leadership qualities, spirit of service and concern for others
  • – Be willing to actively involve in university events and community service

Note: Application forms are also available in the local newspapers between April and May of each year. Applications must be submitted between April and May of each year for the July intake

 

For More Details and Application: Strathmore University Scholarships & Bursaries

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