As you continue to look for the best scholarships in Nigeria and around the world, to further your studies either in Nigeria or abroad, we are glad to inform you that application for Orji Uzor Kalu Foundation Scholarship 2021 is ongoing. Apply and be considered for one of the fifty available slots in this year’s edition of Orji Uzor Kalu Foundation Scholarship. In this article, you will get to know all about Orji Uzor Kalu Foundation Scholarship 2021, the University that will host the beneficiaries, funding information, eligibility criteria, and documents to be submitted for consideration for the award of the scholarship.
You are advised to pay attention to every detail of this post and act in line with the instructional information that we share on this post, and take cognizance of the deadline for the submission of application so you don’t miss the all-important date that will mark the beginning of your journey to fulfilment.
Orji Uzor Kalu Foundation, in partnership with Venezuelan Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria, invites applications from interested Nigerians for the 2021 scholarship programme for undergraduates who wants to build a career in Medicine and Surgery. The scholarship aims to sponsor 50 interested and qualified Nigerian undergraduates to study Medicine in Venezuela as part of a partnership between Orji Uzor Kalu Foundation and the Embassy of Venezuela in Nigeria.
The foundation has chosen one of the top universities for this scholarship programme called Latinoamerican Medicine School–Escuela Latinoamericana De Medicina (ELAM) for the chosen students. Beneficiaries are expected to study for six years.
It is a fully-funded scholarship, covering tuition fees, accommodation, monthly stipends and feeding allowance for the students.
- Applicants must be Nigerian Citizens
- Applicants must have credit passes in NECO/WAEC with ‘A’ grades in Physics, Chemistry, Biology as added advantage
- Applicants must be between agates 18-23
- Applicants must be single
- Applicants must be medically fit
Documents to be submitted
- A copy of either of NECO and WAEC results
- A maximum of 200 words self-introduction letter
Application Submission Timeline
Applicants are to note that the deadline for submission of application is August 15th, 2021.
Method of Application