US scholarship offer: Over 303 Nigerian students to school abroad

US scholarship offer: Over 303 Nigerian students to school abroad

July 17, 2019 0 By gospel

US scholarship offer: Over 303 Nigerian students to school abroad

US scholarship offer…More than 303 Nigerian understudies from 17 states in southern Nigeria have gotten about $7.5m (about N2.7bn) in full or fractional grants from 225 colleges and schools to examine in the United States for the 2019/2020 scholarly session.

US scholarship offer: Over 303 Nigerian students to school abroad

An announcement on Tuesday by the Information Specialist, Public Affairs Section, US Consulate General, Lagos, Mr. Temitayo Famutimi, said the acting US Consul General, Osman Tat, unveiled this during the 2019 Education USA pre-flight direction for the understudies who got confirmation offers and grants from US schools and colleges.

The announcement said Tat clarified that the rundown of acknowledgments for Nigerian understudies for the up and coming scholastic year had been noteworthy, cutting crosswise over a considerable lot of the 50 US states.

He stated, “I urge you to make the most out of your time in the United States to gain the essential aptitudes expected to help Nigeria’s advancement.”

As indicated by the announcement, the understudies have been acknowledged for undergrad and advanced education programs at top US organizations running from Ivy League colleges, aesthetic sciences schools, ladies’ schools, verifiably dark schools and colleges to junior colleges.

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The announcement included that the pre-takeoff direction was planned to help the understudies to get ready for their move from Nigeria to go to a school or college in the US.

Members likewise had the chance to meet with understudies as of now concentrating in the US who offered tips on the most proficient method to plan for the US scholastic, social, and social condition.

The announcement further expressed that every year, through the Opportunity Fund Program, the US Consulate’s EducationUSA Advising Center helps gifted low-pay understudies who are a great possibility for admission to US universities by subsidizing their application procedure.

It noticed that as indicated by the most recent Open Doors Report, Nigeria is the thirteenth most elevated sending nation of global understudies to the US, with around 12,693 Nigerians right now concentrating in the United States.