JIM OVIA Foundation Leaders Scholarships for African Undergraduates
Apply for the ongoing Jim Ovia Foundation Leaders Scholarships for African Undergraduates:
Through their partners, Jim Ovia Foundation Leaders Scholarship will provide comprehensive scholarships to select high achieving students, from under resource backgrounds, a full education that will provide them with the necessary skills for a dynamic and innovation-driven career.
The Jim Ovia Foundation Leaders Scholarship for African Undergraduates 2020(JOFLS) is a definitive partnership between the Jim Ovia Foundation, Nigeria and Africa America Institute (AAI) that will have a long-term impact on creating a better and brighter future for young Africans. The Scholarship is intended to create a sense of hope for the dreams of African Undergraduate students.
- Ashesi University
The University is recognized for its excellent graduate placement, with almost 100% of graduates receiving job offers, starting businesses or entering graduate school within six months of graduation. Ashesi’s graduates are considered as some of the most career-ready in Africa and are ranked among the best educated in the world by employers.
In 2017, Ashesi was awarded the World Innovation Summit in Education Prize, one of the world’s biggest prizes in education, for its impact on higher education in Africa. In 2018, Ashesi was also awarded a Charter by the President of Ghana, granting it full independence as a nationally recognized degree-granting institution. It was the youngest university to have been granted a Presidential Charter in Ghana’s history, a rare accomplishment.
his mission of Ashesi University is to educate ethical, entrepreneurial leaders in Africa. Started in 2002, Ashesi is now recognized as one of the finest institutions of higher education in Africa, with an educational experience proven to prepare students for successful lives and careers.
Ashesi offers a four-year bachelor’s program grounded in a multidisciplinary core curriculum, featuring majors in Business Administration, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.
With an academic program designed in collaboration with some of the world’s best universities and organizations, Ashesi continues to shape an educational experience like no other in Africa.