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Tuesday, 2 April 2019

Full MBA Scholarship for African Women at Oxford University

Full MBA Scholarship for African Women at Oxford University
Full MBA Scholarship for African Women at Oxford University

We have gathered  an opportunity for one woman who’s always wanted to get an MBA from Said Business School at Oxford University.
From 2019, the Adara Foundation, in partnership with Oxford University, will be funding a full MBA scholarship for an exceptional female  candidate from Africa for three consecutive years.
This development was announced by Professor Peter Tufano, Dean of Saïd Business School, at the annual Oxford Business Forum Africa, which coincided with International Women’s Day.
The scholarship, open to female candidates of an African nationality, covers the full MBA programme fee and living expenses of at least £14,777 respectively.
Note: Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to return to their home country upon completion of the one-year MBA programme to contribute to Africa’s business and socio-economic development.
The scholarships will be available for the 2019-20 academic year and no separate application will be needed as the team will use details you supply in your MBA application form to determine your eligibility.
How To Apply In The Full MBA Scholarship for African Women at Oxford University.
 Those applying to the final MBA application deadline of 5 April 2019 will be considered for the scholarship.
Get more details here.


Thursday, 21 February 2019

Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Prize for Literature and Literary Criticism

Applicants are hereby invited for The Nigeria Prize for Literature. The yearly literary prize is endowed by Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Limited to honour the author of the best book by a Nigerian within the last four years.
Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Prize for Literature and Literary Criticism

The prize rotates among four literary genres – prose fiction, poetry, drama and childrens literature. This year, the competition is for Children’s Literature.
The competition is open only to published works by Nigerian writers irrespective of thier place of residence. It carries a reward of $100,000.
Panel of Judges
  • Professor Obododinma Oha – Chairman
  • Professor Asabe Usman Kabir – Member
  • DR Patric Oloko – Member
An International Consultant will be appointed.
Advisory Board
  • Professor Emeritus Ayo Banjo – Chairman
  • Professor Jerry Agada – Member
  • Professor Emeritus Ben Elugbe – Member

Key Dates:Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Prize for Literature and Literary Criticism

The winner will normally be announced in October and will be presented to the public on a later date.
All entries must be in by 5th April, 2019. Late entries will not be entertained.

Submission Procedure:

  • Ten copies of the entry and, if available, an e-copy, together with evidence of Nigerian citizenship (photocopy of Nigerian passport or National identily card), may be submitted either by authors or publishers, in accordance with the genres in competition.
  • Books should be submitted to Nigeria LNG Limiteds External Relations Division, promoters of the prize, by the stipulated deadline. Failure to meet the stated conditions will lead to disqualification of the entry.
  • No book published before January, 2015 will be accepted. Complete contact information, including full contact address, email(s), phone number(s) and other relevant contact Information should accompany each submission.
  • An author will enter only one published work, Mere manuscripts will not be considered. No book previously submitted for this competition may be re-submitted at later date, even if major revisions have been made or a new edition published. The prize will be awarded for no other reason than excellence.
  • No members of the Advisory Board or Panel of judges can enter their work(s) for the award in the period in which they are serving and two years therafter. No entries will be entertained from members of NLNG Staff and their families

How to Enter the Nigeria Prize for Literature:

Entries shall be sent to:
The Nigeria Prize for Literature
External Relations Division
Nigeria LNG Limited
Intels Aba Road Estate
Km 16 Port Harcourt-Aba Expressway
RM.B 5660, Port Harcourt
Rivers State, Nigeria.
nigeriaprizeforliterature@nlng.com
Or
The Nigeria Prize for Literature 
External Relations Division 
Nigeria LNG Limited 
4th Floor, Heron House 
10 Dean Farrar Street 
London, SW1H 0DX.

Wednesday, 6 February 2019

$25,000 for Grabs at Heritage Bank Youth Innovative Entrepreneurship Development Programme

Heritage Bank Youth Innovative Entrepreneurship Development Programme

Are you a young tech entrepreneur with a big innovative idea?
Then apply now for the maiden edition of heritage Bank Youth Innoative Entrepreneurship development programme tagged ‘HB LAB’.

ABOUT THE PROGRAMME

The Heritage Bank Youth Innovative Entrepreneurship Development Programme will last for about 12 weeks which provides technology start-ups with the enabling environment, resources and support required to ideate and accelerate impactful solutions with the potential to radically improve financial Inclusion/Intermediation, agriculture and other related problems affecting critical sectors of the economy.

PRIZE
The team with the most compelling solution will be awarded a $25,000 grant alongside access to workspace and IT infrastructure for solution testing and development for a defined period.

HOW TO APPLY
Interested and qualified participants are encouraged to visit: https://www.hblabs.com.ng/ 
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