WAAW Foundation Scholarship enables female college students in Africa to pursue their studies in a STEM-related course. With this scholarship, you are free to focus on achieving your academic goal and volunteer to give back to your community and promote the engagement of women in STEM through the STEM Outreach Chapter at their university.
We are looking for scholars that show a need, have the passion, and drive to make a difference in their community. This section contains all of the information you need in order to successfully submit an application. We encourage you to review it fully in order to ensure that you have the best possible chance of being selected for an award.
The WAAW Scholarship Program is a one-time award of $500 to support young African women pursuing STEM education at undergraduate level.
Only STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) related courses are accepted and considered for the scholarship offer.
To be considered for the WAAW Foundation Scholarship, you must be:
Female students of African origin, living and studying in Africa
Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program
Studying STEM-related courses in a University or college in Africa.
Presently a first or second year student or a third-year student for a 5-year course in a University
Ability to demonstrate financial needs
Excellent Academic Record
Proven leadership, volunteering, and community service
Below the age of 32 years.
The WAAW Foundation scholarship is a one-time award of $500.
Application procedure and deadline
Applications can be completed through the online portal. Application deadline is 17th November, 2023.