Joshua Nkomo Scholarships 2019/2020 for Zimbabwean students | Higherlife Foundation
Joshua Nkomo Scholarships 2019 – Applications are open for Joshua Nkomo Scholarships sponsored by Higherlife Foundation for Zimbabwean students. A-level scholarships are for candidates starting Lower 6th and University scholarships are for candidates entering 1st year undergraduate studies.
The Joshua Nkomo Scholarships are awarded to pursue the undergraduate degree in the field of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM). The Joshua Nkomo scholarship is offered to the best students in the final 2 to 3 years of high school, and top university and college students in their first and straight Masters degrees.
Higherlife Foundation is a social impact organization that invests in human capital to build thriving individuals, communities, and sustainable livelihoods. Their areas of investment target education, health, entrepreneurship, rural transformation, and women’s empowerment.
Level/Field of study:
Joshua Nkomo Scholarships are awarded to study undergraduate and postgraduate programme for Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) studies, and also for other disciplines.
Host Nationality:The Joshua Nkomo Scholarship is hosted by Higherlife Foundation Africa, Zimbabwe.
Eligible Nationality:Joshua Nkomo Scholarships is open to Zimbabwean students.
70% of the scholarships will be for Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) studies, whilst 30% is reserved for other disciplines. The programme includes leadership training and mentorship through internships, community involvement and life-long engagement through an active alumni network.
Eligibility For The Joshua Nkomo Scholarship 2019:
- Academic Merit as determined by applicant performance in public examinations (mainly ZIMSEC and Cambridge)
- For A-Level applications, a minimum of SEVEN (7) “A” grade passes is required
- For University applications, a minimum of TEN (10) points for females and TWELVE (12) points for males is required
Where there are ties, the extra criterion is applied as follows:
- Leadership Potential as demonstrated by levels of responsibility and office bearing in the School and surrounding
- Communities, as well as confirmed indications of Community Engagements and extra-curricular activity
- Personal Integrity as deduced from School Reports and reports from other responsible authorities
- Academic certificates/public exam results
- Birth Certificate
- National ID
- Character Reference Form (Download Here)
- Character Reference Form to be hand delivered to any Higherlife Foundation office
NB: Scholarships are for Zimbabwean public institutions only.
How to Apply For Joshua Nkomo Scholarship 2019
All Applications are to be made online at the scholarship official site.
Application Deadline: Currently, this scholarship is unavailable but we shall keep you posted on the new date