The Faculty of Engineering at Strathclyde is delighted to offer the Dr. Alex Ekwueme Scholarship for a Nigerian student commencing their postgraduate taught programme in engineering from September 2019.
Dr Ekwueme has a close affiliation with Strathclyde, having obtained his Ph.D. in Architecture from Strathclyde. In 1979, he was elected the first Vice-President of Nigeria.
The value of the award is £5,000 and will be awarded as a contribution to accommodation and living costs during the duration of study at Strathclyde.
Part of the application process includes completing a short application form and providing a personal statement of no more than 500 words that outlines why you believe you are a suitable candidate for the award.
Applicants to this scholarship must hold an offer to study a postgraduate taught programme within the Faculty of Engineering from September 2019.
This award is open to an international fee-paying student from Nigeria who has applied to a postgraduate taught degree in the Faculty of Engineering at Strathclyde for September 2019 start date.