CIAPS Commonwealth Scholarship Results Announced
The Centre for International, Advanced and Professional Studies (CIAPS) has announced results of the 2019 scholarship scheme for Postgraduate Commonwealth students.
A statement by the Centre Director, Prof Anthony Kila said “A total of over Fifty (50) scholarships, worth a total of Fifty Thousand Dollars (USD50,000)” has been awarded to students capable of starting full time weekdays postgraduate professional studies course in Lagos. He also added that “each successful applicant will receive up to One Thousand Dollars to pay his or her tuition fees at CIAPS for the duration of the postgraduate professional study”.
The CIAPS Commonwealth Scholarships are part of the new CIAPS Scholars Scholarship programmes, which will directly benefit students entering postgraduate professional education in July 2019.
Prof Kila added that these scholarships are funded by individuals and corporations who, like CIAPS, are “dedicated to the advancement of knowledge, learning and understanding in the service of society” insisting that “selected students are those that have demonstrated their desire to pursue international higher learning so that they can play a part in making their societies and the world a better place”.
The statement further noted that “Students were selected on the basis of a Test consisting of an essay of less than1000 words on their first lesson at CIAPS.
Selected students for the scholarship also proved that they
- Participated in an induction in Lagos
- Are aged 22 to 30 with a degree or equivalent and
- Have a desire to study for international professional courses that can lead to creation of jobs and wealth.
- Be ready to commence study by 6th July 2019.
- Be Commonwealth citizens or be residents in a developing Commonwealth country.
- Be willing to study full time, weekdays in Lagos Nigeria
Refugees or people working with organisations linked with developing Commonwealth countries are also considered.
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.
Successful candidates have been sent emails informing them of the result and telling them how to procced with their admission. Acceptance of the scholarship offer are to be expressed by Monday 1st July 2019.
Applicants that have participated in the induction but have not received their email can fill the form below.