WAAW Foundation Application for 2019/2020 STEM Scholarship Now Open!
Working to Advance Science and Technology Education for African Women (WAAW) foundation’s annual scholarship initiative is aimed at supporting African females, who demonstrate need and prove their status as full time students in a STEM related course in an African University. Recipients will be required to start a STEM Outreach Chapter at their university.
WAAW Foundation is an international non-profit organization to increase the pipeline of African women entering into Science and Technology fields and ensure they are engaged in Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
Criteria for eligibility include:
- Female students of African origin, living and studying in Africa.
- Currently enrolled in undergraduate B.S.degree program.
- Studying STEM related courses in a University or college in Africa.
- Demonstrable financial need, and
- Excellent Academic Record.
- Below the age of 32 years.
How to Apply
Your application will include the following:
- Personal and Contact Information.
- Educational background and Family Information.
- Statement of need should describe why scholarship funds are needed and what the funds will be used for if received.
- Essays: Responses to essay where questions that address career goals and how you expect the WAAW scholarship will assist in your education.
Deadline: November 15, 2019
You can start you application today!
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