The Centre for International, Advanced and Professional Studies has announced a scholarship scheme for the 2019 Postgraduate Commonwealth students.
The Centre Director, Prof Anthony Kila, made this known in a statement. He said there are a total of fifty scholarships available, worth a total of Fifty Thousand Dollars.
Kila added that each successful applicant can receive up to One Thousand Dollars to pay his or her tuition fees at CIAPS for the duration of the postgraduate professional study. He stressed that the Commonwealth Scholarships are part of the new CIAPS Scholars Scholarship programs. Hence, they will directly benefit students entering postgraduate professional education in July 2019.
The director explained that these scholarships are funded by individuals and corporations who are dedicated to the advancement of knowledge, learning, and understanding in the service of society.
He noted that the organization’s aim is to identify and help students who are pursuing higher learning so that they can use the skills acquired in playing a part in making their societies and the world a better place.
Kila expressed that students willing to participate must have a desire to study for international professional courses that can lead to the creation of jobs and wealth. In addition, they must be ready to commence study by 6th July. Also, they must be Commonwealth citizens or be residents in a developing Commonwealth country.
They must also be willing to study full time on weekdays, in Lagos.
According to him, courses slated for these scholarships are in the areas of Banking & Finance Business Development; Production & Operation Management; Digital Business Management; Health; Education; Media; Office management and Events Management.
He noted that all applications should be submitted by Saturday 15th June 2019. All interested candidates should visit www.ciaps.org for further details.