Posted on :
3 Jun, 2017
3 Jun, 2017
The Rhodes Scholarships for West Africa is generously supported by Miles Morland and the Cohen Charitable Trust.
West Africa includes: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, the island of Saint Helena, Senegal, Sierra Leone, São Tomé and Principe and Togo.
There is one Rhodes Scholarship for West Africa each year. The Scholarship for West Africa was announced in 2016 and the first Scholar will arrive in October 2017. There had previously been Scholarships for certain countries within this grouping, including Nigeria and Ghana.
Have you thought about what you will study at the University of Oxford?
In considering your choice of course at Oxford, you should:
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to Apply
The Rhodes Trust warmly welcomes applications from talented young persons of diverse backgrounds. Selection of Rhodes Scholars is made without regard to gender, gender identity, marital status, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, colour, religion, social background, caste, or disability.
Closing date: Applications for West Africa must be received by midnight, Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), 30 September 2017