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Excellence in Education Cash Award, 2019 by TNF - Apply Now

The Nigerian Foundation (TNF), Houston, Texas invites Nigerians who graduated from High School in 2018 to apply for its Excellence in Education Cash Award (EECA), 2019.

EECA is a part of the Nigerian Foundation's Community Development Projects launched at the Nigerian Day event, October 5, 2018. The broad MISSION of this award is to promote and reward excellence and hard work in EDUCATION and RESEARCH within the Nigerian community. This year, 2019, six students will be chosen - one from each of the six Geopolitical Zones* of Nigeria for this Cash Award ($300.00) and Excellence in Education Certificate Award.

Eligibility and Requirements

EECA is open to all Nigerian Houstonians who graduated from any of the greater Houston High Schools in 2018 and are currently attending any accredited American university this year, 2019. Additional requirements are listed on the Application Form. The application deadline is September 13, 2019.

To apply, click HERE. For questions, call the telephone number, 832-731-7061.

*Six Geopolitical Zones of Nigeria:

North Central: Benue, FCT, Kogi, Kwara, Nasarawa, Niger, Plateau. North East: Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Taraba, Yobe. North West: Kaduna, Katsina, Kano, Kebbi, Sokoto, Jigawa, Zamfara. South: Akwa-Ibom, Bayelsa, Cross-River, Delta, Edo, Rivers. South East: Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu, Imo. South West: Ekiti, Lagos, Osun, Ondo, Ogun, Oyo.

For the official website of the Nigerian Foundation, click here.

Excellence in Education Cash Award, 2019 by TNF - Apply Now

Written by: Bedford Umez/The Nigerian Foundation, Houston, Texas USA
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