Every student goal is to earn him or herself a scholarship and so as to further his or her education and also reduce the burden of paying of school fees and getting other school items like rents and text books from their parents. Though we have many scholarship schemes around, many students across all categories of educational pursuit do not know how to access scholarship schemes around them, though many of such scholarship schemes are available.
The goal of this article is to help you as a student or a parent to know how to get a scholarship scheme for yourself or to know how to get your children or wards to apply for it and become successful in the application. The good thing here is that, there are very many scholarship schemes and opportunities around that you too can be a beneficiary of one or more of the scholarship schemes around.
For you to be eligible to apply for a scholarship scheme, you should be a student or pupils with an outstanding grade. The sponsors of majority of these scholarship schemes do look out for bright and highly intelligent students who most times do come from not too well to do homes to help them further or complete their academic pursuit.
Some of the most outstanding scholarship schemes helping many students include the following;
- Exxon Mobile Scholarship
- Shell Scholarship
- Chevron Scholarship
- Agbami Scholarship
- MTN Foundation Scholarship and many others.
To apply for these and many more scholarships, you need to know and do the following things;
- Study and work hard in your first year and have a CGPA of at least 3.5
- You must have a soft copy of all your relevant documents stored in your phone or mail drive.
- You must possess a valid admission letter, year one or previous year school fee receipt, a valid student identity card.
- You should always read news from sites that publishes articles on scholarship, especially around the months of February to May when these scholarships are usually open.
- When you see any valid scholarship scheme, go through it and see who is eligible to apply for such, if you are, apply immediately with all required documents as proof before the application deadline.
- Read and prepare well for their qualification examinations and aptitude test.
Follow this process and method of application stated and you are sure to end yourself a profiting scholarship award that can even see you through school and send you to further your education outside the shores of this country.