Founded in 2005, Fondazione Edu is a family foundation specializing in higher education in Africa. It was established to realize the vision of the founders which is to promote young people's access to higher education in developing countries namely Africa.
Its focus is on the disciplines of technical-scientific and agronomic. They offer African students the opportunity to access higher education in their country of origin, support individual growth paths and create professionalism that can, in turn contribute to sustainable socio-economic development.
The activities of the Fondazione Edu are designed to foster capacity building in Africa and result in the provision of scholarships for university studies that cover the entire cost of training of the students and the costs associated with it.
This year, this esteemed foundation is awarding the Fondazione Edu Scholarship for African Undergraduate Students to study at University of Ghana.
Interested students can apply to the Students Financial Aid Office (SFAO) in University of Ghana which is accepting 2019/2020 applications for the award of the Fondazione Edu scholarship scheme for Level 100 students from areas of need.
Note, you are eligible to apply if in addition to meeting the UG-SFAO eligibility requirements you are also a Level 100 student and obtained an aggregate of 14 or better at the WASSCE.
The University of Ghana, the premier university and the largest university in Ghana was founded as the University College of the Gold Coast by Ordinance on August 11, 1948 for the purpose of providing and promoting university education, learning and research. The University has several research institutions and centres for learning and research, including Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIR), Centre for Tropical, Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Regional Institute for Population Studies, Institute for Environmental and Sanitation Studies, and the Institute for Statisti... read more
The Scholarship will cover tuition, books, as well as room and board, and will be awarded for four years as long as excellent academic standards of at least a B average of 3.00 CGPA continue to be met and need is demonstrated.
You are eligible to apply if in addition to UG-SFAO eligibility requirements you:
It is important that your eligibility for student financial aid be based upon accurate information. In doing so, together, we can ensure that the right students get financial support, and that the integrity of the University of Ghana Students Financial Aid programme is preserved.
The following are examples of documents that can be used to support this application:
Download and Submit a completed FE- SFAO FORM AF SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION and the required essays, a copy of your academic records (WASSCE grades) letters of recommendation and supporting need documents.
For enquiries call the Students Financial Aid Office on 020-518-6904/0302- 945-312 or
email: [email protected]
The STUDENTS FINANCIAL AID OFFICE is located at House No. 11 East Legon - Main Campus behind the College Basic and opposite CEGENSA.
NOTE: SCIENCE STUDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY