The Nigerian Women Association of Georgia (NWAG) plans to award 2 one-time scholarships, in the state of Georgia, in the amount of five hundred dollars each, to Nigerian female or male, high school students in Georgia.
Instructions: Applicants are advised to download an application form here. Completed application can be submitted with all required documents to NWAG either by regular mail to P.O. Box 14542, Atlanta, GA 30324, USA or electronically via email at firstname.lastname@example.org .
SUBJECT LINE OF EMAIL: NAME OF APPLICANT & GEORGIA AND ALL ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS MUST BE IN PDF OR WORD FORMAT.
An applicant must be a female or male, high school graduating student of Nigerian descent with intent to attend a university. All applications must include the following:
Proof of State of Residence.
Two Letters of Recommendation from any two of the following: Church Pastor/Mosque Imam, Principal, Teacher or Councilor.
One Letter of Recommendation from either the Principal of School.
Photocopy of your current high school student identification card
A current photograph of yourself
An explanation of why you need and should receive the scholarship (not more than one-half typed double spaced page).
Proof of 10 Hours of community service
A type-written, double –spaced, two-page essay on this topic:
“The United States is said to be the country of immigrants, can you discuss the case of the “DREAMERS” or “DACA” in relation to the construction of USA-Mexican border wall that President Trump proposes?”
All application entries must be typewritten and double-spaced.
All applications must be POST-MARKED or EMAILED by MAY 15, 2018. Late applications will not be accepted. Applications may not be faxed or hand-delivered.
Note: Incomplete applications or applications that show evidence of plagiarism will be disqualified and rejected.
SUBJECT LINE OF EMAIL: NAME OF APPLICANT & GEORGIA.
ALL ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS MUST BE IN PDF OR WORD FORMAT.
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Application process is free!
Do not send money to anyone nor include money in your application.