Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) Scholarships
Call for Applications - Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) Scholarships 2022-23 Window is now open
To be eligible for consideration for the award of 2022-23 AIG Scholarships, you must:
- Be a Nigerian currently working in the civil service
- Aged between 25 and 50 years
- Have a minimum of seven (7) years of work experience
- Have a bachelor's degree with a minimum of second-class upper qualification
- Gain admission into the Blavatnik School of Government following success in the AIG shortlisting process
- Academic distinction and leadership potential are essential priorities for selection.
- Only applicants shortlisted for the next stage of the selection process will be contacted, and any inquiries regarding individual application status will not be responded to.
- All applications must be submitted via the online application portal using the link below. Applications sent via post or submitted in person will NOT be accepted.
- Candidates who emerge as finalists in the Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) selection process will be required to apply directly to the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford, for admission. Finalists offered admission to the Master of Public Policy will be considered by the school for the AIG Scholarship.
How to Apply
Application Deadline: The application window for the 2022-23 Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) Scholarships opens on Monday 20 September and closes on Sunday, 10 October 2021.
Field of Study: Social Sciences
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