The Rhodes scholarships offer fully-funded awards to successful candidates in terms of full tuition waiver and an annual stipend of £17,310 per annum.
Rhodes Scholarships are for young leaders of outstanding intellect and character who are motivated to engage with global challenges, committed to the service of others and show promise of becoming value-driven, principled leaders for the world’s future.
Host: University of Oxford
Eligible Category: Undergraduate Finalists | Graduate Scholarships (Masters)
Eligible Countries: West African Countries
Benefits: Full Scholarship • Tuition fee • £17,310 stipend per annum
Deadline: September 15, 2022
In conjunction with the Oxford-Morland-West Africa Graduate Scholarship, there are 2 Rhodes Scholarships available each year for West Africa, which includes Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, the island of Saint Helena, Senegal, Sierra Leone, São Tomé and Principe and Togo.
The 2022 Rhodes Scholarships for West African Students are now open for eligible West African students willing to study on a fully-funded scholarship at the University of Oxford, UK.
To be considered for the Rhodes Scholarships, you must satisfy the following requirements:
Nationality/citizenship: You must be a citizen of one of the following countries:
Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, the island of Saint Helena, Senegal, Sierra Leone, São Tomé and Principe and Togo.
Education/residency: You must have been resident in one or more of the countries listed above for at least five of the last ten year