Dangote Foundation Scholarship Apply now Dangote Foundation Scholarship is also called the “Help My People Scholarship”. Somewhere at Ibese, Dangote plant gave out 49 scholarships to students drawn from higher institutions across the country. Furthermore, also note that Dangote foundation scholarship is not restricted to higher institutions only. secondary schools also benefits from this scholarship. Lets know the man behind this kind gesture.
The Brain Behind Dangote Foundation Scholarship
The brain behind Dangote foundation scholarship is Aliko Dangote. He is Africa’s richest man. He founded and chairs the Dangote group which is Africa’s largest cement producer. Dangote also stakes in publicly traded salt, sugar and flour manufacturing companies. His networth was 13.1billion dollars as of 9/10/17. Dangote is an educated bussiness man. He went to Sheikh Ali Kumasi madrasa (an arabic school). Aliko Dangote further went to Capital High School, Kano state. Dangote went to college in Egypt where he pursued a course in Bussiness Studies. This was from Alhazar University, Cairo.
Dangote Foundation Scholarship
Dangote Foundation scholarship was borne out of its quest to contribute to the development of Education in Nigeria. The management has therefore announced free scholarships for any who meets its requirements. The scholarship is tagged ” Help My people Scholarship”.
The Scholarship is offered to outstanding and qualified students. It is available to students studying the under listed courses.
- Computer Science
- Business Administration
- Agricultural science
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Engineering
- System Engineering
- Electrical/electronic Engineering
- Agricultural Engineering
- Petroleum Engineering
- Metallurgical Engineering
- Material Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Environmental studies
- Mass communication
- Human medicine
To apply for Dangote Foundation scholarship,
- Applicants must be studying in Africa
- Applicants must not be in receipt of any other scholarship
- Those applying must have sound academic record
- All applications will be done online. Furthermore, before applying, you must make sure you have clear scanned copies of the documents listed below.
- Passport photograph with white background with white background which must not be more than 3months old.
- The size of the passport photograph must not be more than 200kb.
- The resolution recommended for the passport photo graph is (450×450).
- Admission letter from your institution of learning.
- Birth certificate
- School Id card (You could use your eligibility)
- Birth certificate
- O’Level Results
- Local Government Area letter of identification/LGA of origin.
- Jamb result.
2. Make sure the documents are named accordingly. This is so, as not to mix up documents when uploading.
3. Avoid mistakes when uploading documents. Therefore ensure you attach the recommended documents when asked to upload.
Dangote foundation Scholarship for 2017 isn’t out yet but will be out latest November 2017. You can subscribe to our newsletters below or just like our fan page on facebook to get infomation. Thanks for reading. Other articles that might interest you are below.