Mwalimu Nyerere Africa Union Scholarship 2019 Now On

 The General Public is hereby informed that the African Union Commission has called interested refugees and displaced persons TO APPLY FOR 2019 MWALIMU NYERERE AFRICA UNION COMMISSION SCHOLARSHIP, 2019 to pursue Master programme in the following field:
i.                     Natural Sciences
ii.                   Agriculture
iii.                   Health
iv.                  Education
v.                    Engineering and
vi.                  Social Studies
 To be eligible for the Scholarship, a candidate must:
i.                     Be a citizen of an African Union Member state
ii.                    Be a formally registered refugee/displaced person with a UNHCR registration number or be able to demonstration confirmed refugee status in an African Union Member State
iii.                   Be under the age of 35 years
iv.                  Be a holder of Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field, at least at level of upper second class Honours. The degree must be from a recognized University
v.                    Have demonstrated outstanding academic transcripts, and academic awards if any
vi.                  Have proof of admission to undertake a full time master programmme in a recognized University in an African Union Member State
vii.                 Be willing to commit to work in an African Union Member State on completion of studies for at least three (3) years.
 A Candidate must submit the completed application form by post which is available on African Union website ( and make two (2) set of hard copies of all the documents.
The documents include the following:
i.                     Completed application form
ii.                    A proof of refugees/displaced person status, indicating citizenship
iii.                   Recent passport-size photograph
iv.                  CV indication applicant’s academic background and work experience
v.                    Certified copies of academic certificate and transcripts
vi.                  Copy of admission latter from a recognized African university
vii.                 Two (2) reference letters with contact addresses and telephone numbers

viii.               A letter of motivation of not more than 500 words (maximum 2 pages) that explains why the candidates has chosen the particular field of study and its importance to Africa’s development Interested candidates are advised to send their application to the address below on or before 30th April, 2019:
      Department of Human Resources, Science and Technology African Union Commission, 
        P. O. Box 3243 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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