Because of the initiative test in Ghana and Africa, the John A. Kufuor Foundation, motivated by the organizer’s vision, has established the Kufuor Scholars’ Program to give the required particular readiness to the Ghanaian youth.
Application Deadline: Applications for turning into a Kufuor Scholar is open between first December, 2016 and first January, 2017.
Qualified Countries: Ghana
To be taken at (nation): Ghana
Qualified Field of Study: All
About the Award:
The program targets youngsters in tertiary organizations, who have finished no less than one year of studies. The general and essential point is to increase the value of the formal training at the tertiary level by giving particular introduction through customized mentorship, aptitudes and experiential exercises and yearly stipends. Chosen competitors will remain in the program for no less than three years.
Qualification: The JAK Foundation considers applications from youthful guys and females, from all groups, towns, urban areas and settlements in Ghana. To fit the bill for admission to the Kufuor Scholars’ Program, the candidate must show all the accompanying:
Be of Ghanaian nationality
Have effectively finished the first year (e.g. Level 100) of studies at a Ghanaian college in any scholarly education centre.
Understudies who have finished second year (level 200) and past are not qualified
Have evident initiative intrigue and experience (e.g. in school, group or at the national level).
Show nationalistic introduction and ability to advance political and religious resilience, and ethnic concurrence for national improvement
Not be over 35 years old at the season of utilization
Ladies are especially urged to apply
Choice Criteria: The Scholars are promising, youthful hopefuls of tertiary foundation who have been chosen in view of their
Exhibited authority qualities
Recognition with basic national and worldwide issues
To wind up distinctly, a Scholar is to experience a progression of choice procedures took care of by trustworthy and tenable identities.
Determination Procedure: A Selection Committee will be constituted in light of the goals of the program. The Committee will survey all applications and prescribe candidates to the JAK Foundation for a last meeting session.
Number of Awardees: Not indicated
Estimation of Program: KSP is a three-year training program that offers choice applicants mentorship and honing, stipend, and particular classes and experiential exercises in characterized territories, for example,
Citizenship and Civic Responsibility
Interpersonal aptitudes, Leadership abilities, Leadership workshops and Camps
Critical thinking, Research and Innovation
Respectability and Accountability
Defilement and Accountable Governance
Ghana in a Globalized World
Open Administration in Ghana.
Extend Planning and Management
The most effective method to Apply: All applications ought to be submitted utilizing our Online Application Form on the Application Page
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Grant Provider: John A. Kufuor (JAK) Foundation