NORTHERN SCHOLARSHIPS

This was instituted by Government since the colonial era, as a deliberate policy to bridge the educational development gap between the south and north of the country, by increasing access by children of northern Ghana parentage to secondary education. The award package includes feeding grants and final examination registration fees of beneficiaries. More »

HARDSHIP SCHOLARSHIPS

given to brilliant but needy students in the regions other than the three Northern Regions, on the basis economic and social circumstances of parents – low income, incapacitation and deprivation. More »

MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS

Awards cover feeding grant and are given on the basis of recommendations from Heads of senior high schools, in respect of brilliant students selected from merit list of first year students, after a special examinations is conducted for them. More »

AWARDS AT TERTIARY LEVEL - LOCAL

At the local tertiary level the following awards are administered by Scholarships Secretariat: 1.Bursaries and thesis allowances for Postgraduate students in public universities 2. Grants for physically challenged students in public universities and Polytechnic 3. Long stay awards for medical students in their clinical years of study More »

AWARDS AT TERTIARY LEVEL - ABROAD

Bilateral awards for undergraduate and postgraduate studies under existing bilateral cooperation agreements between Government of Ghana and Governments of friendly countries, namely; Russia, Ukraine, Serbia, Macedonia, Czech Republic, Turkey, Cuba, Venezuela, Morocco, Algeria, Egypt. More »

 
  • Mission

    • The Scholarships Secretariat exits to utilize Government funds. GETFUND and Donor Support, for the provision of Scholarships...
  • Vision

    • To become a world class awarding institution using the best practices to deliver service to the satisfaction of our stake holders
  • Objective

    • To offer scholarships training in government priority areas for qualified Ghanaians workers in foreign tertiary institutions...
  • Awarding countries

    • The following Commonwealth countries currently offer Commonwealth Scholarships.
  • Scholarships

    • The Scholarships Secretariat was established in 1960, as an extra ministerial body under the office of the president...
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    • Welcome to the Scholarships Secretariat Stay Connected page. We place high importance in staying connected with our Awardees and Alumni.

OFFER OF SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE UNDER THE KOREAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

The National Institute for International Education (NIIED) under the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Korea invites applications from qualified Ghanaians for undergraduate degree to be conducted in Korea for the 2017-2022 academic year. Application Process The application guidelines,

COMMONWEALTH SCHOLARSHIPS AND FELLOWSHIPS TENABLE IN UNITED KINGDOM 2017/2018

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for the above mentioned awards which are tenable in Universities and institutions of higher learning in United Kingdom.  The awards are intended for Ghanaian men and women of high intellectual promise who will be

KINGDOM OF MOROCCO GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS FOR 2016/2017 ACADEMIC YEAR TENABLE IN MOROCCO

Applications are invited from suitable qualified candidates, who wish to be considered for scholarship awards for 2016/2017 academic year, tenable in the Kingdom of Morocco. ELIGIBILITY: Candidates must satisfy the following requirements: 1. Be Ghanaian citizens resident in Ghana. 2.

GHANAIAN – GERMAN DOCTORAL TRAINING PROGRAMME 2016/2017

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Scholarships Secretariat invite applications from Ghanaians with Science background for the above mentioned scholarship tenable in Germany.   Eligibility Must be a Ghanaian Citizen resident in

OFFER OF SCHOLARSHIPS BY THE GOVERNMENT OF MAURITIUS UNDER THE MAURITIUS – AFRICA SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME 2016 TENABLE IN MAURITIUS

The Government of the Republic of Mauritius is offering scholarships for full-time, on campus undergraduate studies in public Tertiary Education Institutions (TEI’s) in Mauritius to deserving students who are resident citizens of member states of the African Union in 2016.

OFFER OF STUDY GRANTS TO GHANAIAN STUDENTS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION TENABLE IN ITALY

The Italian Government invites applications from qualified Ghanaians for higher education in Italy for nine (9) months at a grant value of €820 for each month. The value of the study grants will be divided for the 3rd, 6th and

OFFER OF SCHOLARSHIPS FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDIES UNDER ‘INVEST IN YOUR TALENT IN ITALY’ PROGRAMME TENABLE IN ITALY

The Italian Government invites applications from qualified Ghanaians to study at the postgraduate level in Italy under the ‘invest in your talent in Italy’ programme for the 2015/2016 academic year. Application Process To apply; The student will have to choose

OFFER OF TURKISH GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIPS FOR UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES FOR 2016 TENABLE IN TURKEY

The Turkish government announces for the information of qualified Ghanaian applicants, the above mentioned scholarships tenable in the Republic of Turkey ELIGIBILITY  Be a citizen of Ghana Not be a registered student in Turkish university Have completed SHS (for undergraduate

OFFER OF FULL SCHOLARSHIP TO MEMBER STATES OF THE AFRICAN UNION

The African Union Commission invites applications from young, qualified, talented and enterprising Ghanaians for Masters or PhD degree programmes at any of the following four Pan African University listed below; 1. Pan African University Institute for Basic Sciences, Technology and

GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS FOR 2016/2017 ACADEMIC YEAR TENABLE IN RUSSIA

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates, who wish to be considered for scholarship awards for 2016/2017 academic year, tenable in Russia. ELIGIBILITY: Candidates must satisfy the following: Undergraduate: Be Ghanaian citizens resident in Ghana Candidates should have completed their