Bank of Tanzania Mwalimu Julius Nyerere Memorial Scholarship 2019-2020 Application Form for Tanzanians is Out;
This Scholarship aim is to promote interest and excellence in Mathematics and Science courses among female students in the United Republic of Tanzania.
The Fund provides Scholarships to six students annually as follows: –
a) Two scholarships to best female Tanzanian students to pursue undergraduate studies in Mathematics and Science in Tanzania’s accredited universities;
b) One scholarship to a male to a student and one scholarship to a female student who is Tanzanians best performers to pursue undergraduate studies in Economics, Information Technology, Accounting and Finance; and
c)Two scholarships to students intending to pursue Master’s programs in Economics, Information Technology, Accounting, Mathematics, and Finance. The Scholarships are granted on academic merit and based on a rigorous selection process. Successful applicants are awarded fUSUll Scholarship which covers all university direct cost for tuition fees and student direct costs(meal, accommodation, book and stationery allowance, field practical training, special faculty requirement) as specified in the respective institutions’ costs structure as well as one laptop computer.
The scholarships are awarded as follows:
1.Undergraduate Degree Programmes (4Scholarships)
The Undergraduate Scholarships are granted to top performers in Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examinations (ACSEE) to pursue Undergraduate degree programs in two categories:
Category A: Science and Mathematics Studies(Female Students only)
Category B: Information Technology, Economics, Accounting, and Finance Studies (Male and Female Students)
The Fund will obtain the list of the 2019 ACSEE top ten (10) students from the National Examinations Council of Tanzania (NECTA), and the said Scholarship will be granted to qualified candidates.
Master’s Degree Programmes (2 Scholarships)
The Scholarships are open to both female and male best students who are to enroll in Master’s degree programs in the fields of Mathematics, Science, Economics, Information Technology, Accounting, and Finance. Requirements:
a) Applicant must be a Tanzanian citizen.
b)Applicant must have obtained First Class or an Upper Second Class (honors) in the Bachelor degree with a minimum GPA of 4.0 from an accredited university within the United Republic of Tanzania.
c) Applicant must not be more than thirty-five years of age and should have completed a Bachelor’s degree in studies related to Mathematics, Science, Economics, Information Technology, Accounting, or Finance.
d) Applicant must have applied/be admitted to a full-time Master’s degree program in an accredited university within the United Republic of Tanzania. The programme should commence in 2019/2020 academic year in any of the following fields: Mathematics, Science, Economics, Information Technology, Accounting or Finance.
Applications are invited from qualified candidates.
How To Apply For Bank of Tanzania Mwalimu Julius Nyerere Memorial Scholarship Fund 2019
Applicants are required to complete Scholarship Application Forms which can be accessed on the BOT website: www.bot.go.tz.
Printed forms can be obtained from the Fund Administrator, Bank of Tanzania Head Office,2 Mirambo Street, 11884, DAR ES SALAAM.
The forms can also be obtained at the Bank of Tanzania Branch Offices (Arusha, Zanzibar, Mwanza, Mbeya, Dodoma, Mtwaraand the Bank of Tanzania Training Institute, Mwanza).
All application forms should be completed and submitted to the Chairperson, Mwalimu Julius Nyerere Memorial Scholarship Fund, Bank of Tanzania Head Office,2 Mirambo Street,11884, DAR ES SALAAM by 23rd August 2019(16:00hr).
Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Deadline: 23rdAugust, 2019(16:00hr).