Opportunity ID 5361
Institution: Gawharshad University
Donating organization: Farkhunda Trust for Afghan Afghan Women in higher education
Deadline: January 5, 2019
Details of the scholarship
According to an agreement between Farkhunda Trust and Gawharshad University, female applicants who fulfill the eligibility criteria of this scholarship, will get full scholarship to study at Gawharshad University.
This scholarship is funded by Farkhunda Trust- a UK based charity founded in 2015 to support young Afghan Women in higher education, particularly the female applicants whose aspirations are threatened by gender discrimination including violence. The main purpose of Farkhunda Trust is support exceptional female students who face violence that diminish their ability to pursue their education and who are socially limited.
the scholarship provides the following to the selected applicants:
- University Tuition fee
- Transportation cost
- Lunch cost
- Lab top
- Be female and currently residing in Afghanistan
- Be between the age of 16 and 30
- Have obtained a grade of 70-100 % from school
- Have already enrolled in a higher education program but left or leave the University for Financial Problem. The result of examination should be 70-100 %
- Be from a family with evidence of violence and/or abuse or to be independently verified by third party such as a CSO (Civil society organization) or women’s NGO.
- Lack financial resource to pursue their higher education
- Be passionate about education and exceptional academic ambition and promise
- Be willing to combat discrimination and support other female students
- The applicant be recommended by a partner institution or by another institution such as an NGO.
How to apply
Eligible applicants can apply online or send the application form via email through any NGOs universities or as hard copy introduced by civil society organizations or academic institutions.
This scholarship is donated by a British artist and for Herat residents ONLY.
Download the application form, fill it and send them to them emails below:
For more details please contact 0783503766 or visit the website of Gawharshad University
Late or incomplete applications will not be processed.