Applications are now open for the Vodafone Ghana Foundation Scholarship, seeking to increase women’s engagement in Science and Technology in Ghana.

The project provides technical and financial support to young girls  at the secondary school level, reviewing science and math curriculum, teacher training, teaching manual development and students and teacher motivation through awards and community engagement.

The 3-year scholarship scheme would identify and award females with high academic grades but low financial/economic resources to study Maths, Science and Technology courses at University of Education, Winneba.

Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, applicant must be: ◾Ghanaian resident in Ghana at the time of application; ◾Year 1 female student of University of Education, Winneba studying Maths, Science or Technology course at UEW; ◾Engaged in one or more extra-curricular activity in the University; ◾Not on a different scholarship; ◾Demonstrating sturdy progression in academic work; ◾Able to demonstrate a clear financial need for scholarship.

How to Apply: 1)  Applications must be submitted via email; 2) Deadline: 11 November 2016; 3) Eligible Country: Ghana.

For more information, please visit  http://www.uew.edu.gh/announcements/call-applications-%E2%80%93-vodafone...