Izwe Savings and Loans Opens Applications for Postgraduate Scholarship
Izwe Savings & Loans invites High School (SHS) graduates who have excellent grades and are truly in financial need to apply for the Izwe Scholarship Fund to pursue undergraduate or equivalent programs of their choice for the academic year 2022/2023.
Chief Executive, Raymond Kwakye Bismarck, said, “The fund is activated annually to support successful applicants through their graduate studies as part of Izwe’s ongoing commitment to making a positive impact on lives through to sponsored education.
The scholarship aims to build capacity and empower our young generation to drive change and contribute to the development of Ghana”.
The scholarship fund is offered for the minimum period necessary for the individual to complete an academic program specified by the educational institution of his choice.
The scholarship will cover the required academic usage fees and approved coursebooks necessary for the recipient to pursue the program of their choice.
Applicant must be a Ghanaian SHS graduate in need of financial support for higher education. They must have a high school certificate with a maximum mark of 10 and not be older than 22 years.
The candidate must also have gained admission into any of the public tertiary universities in Ghana. Freshmen currently at a public university who meet the above criteria may also apply.
How to register
The applicant must complete an application form on www.izwe.com.gh including a brief motivational essay (500 words) explaining why the applicant should receive the scholarship.
Finally, proof of eligibility detailed above is required (i.e. an SHS certificate from the school attended and a report card, birth certificate, letter of admission to an institution of higher education, etc).
Deadline for submitting applications: August 25, 2022.
Izwe Savings and Loans Plc is a subsidiary of Izwe Africa Group, which now has its head office in Mauritius and operations in Zambia and Kenya with support from South Africa.
Having operated in Ghana for over a decade, Izwe, a non-banking financial institution, specializes in personal loans, business loans, asset-backed financing, savings and investment and offers tailored to the needs of people from all walks of life, including entrepreneurs. , traders, teachers, soldiers, healthcare workers, business owners and any small or medium-sized business.