2016 Joshua Nkomo Scholarships

Overview: The Joshua Nkomo Scholarship Fund [JNSF] was established in 2005, as a scholarship fund focused on the identification and development of academic talent in Zimbabwe. The vision of the Fund is to be the best scholarship fund for sponsoring Zimbabwean students who demonstrate high academic excellence and responsive community leadership. Students on the Joshua Nkomo Scholarship program are offered full scholarship they are equipped with leadership skills and are provided career guidance. The main objective of JNSF is to develop a cadre of highly responsive leaders that will impact various communities and individuals within them by engaging them in various community development activities. Ultimately, the expectation is to create community value through the generation of a critical mass of highly engaged leaders who will occupy various key strategic positions from which they can drive responsible change in society.

Study Level: O Levels/Bachelor

Area of Study: Lower Six(Advanced Level)/Any University Degree

Scholarship Value: full tuition fees, monthly allowance, accommodation expenses.

Requirements: Applicants must meet the following requirements.

Lower 6 Scholarships: Minimum seven (7) Grade A passes at “O” level;
Evidence of community building activity, and the highest degree of personal integrity
University Scholarships: Minimum ten (10) “A” level points if the applicant is female and twelve (12) if the applicant is male
Applicants must be ex- “A” level students going into their first year of study at University.
The Scholarship does not cover those who are already at University at the time of applying.
Evidence of community building activity, and the highest degree of personal integrity.

How to Apply: Applicants must obtain the application form their Higherlife Foundation Offices or Econet Wireless Shops in their province and the completed application form should be accompanied by certified copies of:
Academic Certificates.
Birth Certificate.
National ID.

Application forms are obtainable from the following Econet Shops nationwide:
Econet Msasa 2 Old Mutare Road
Econet House 19 George Silundika Ave, Hre
Herbert Chitepo 198 Herbert Chitepo
Chisipite 44 Silwood Close
Livingstone 79 Livingstone Ave
Econet Joina Shop U118 First Floor Joina City
Makoni 21930 Unit G Seke Chitungwiza
Ruwa Shop 2 Ruwa Shopping Centre
Harare International Airport
Ascot Shop 21 Ascot Shopping Complex
Victoria Falls Shop, 6-7 Sopers Arcade, Parkway Drive
Gweru 64 Robert Mugabe Cnr 7th St
Masvingo, 2 Robert Mugabe Road
Beitbridge Shop 5A ZESA Complex
Zvishavane 85 Robert Mugabe Road
Mutare 49 – 51 Second Street
Bulawayo Main 76 Robert Mugabe Way
Norton Katanga Shopping Centre
Rusape, Main Street, Close to TM Supermarket
Kwekwe Handset Centre Shop 8 PG Complex
Redcliff – Redcliff Shopping Centre opposite ZESA Office
Murewa, Welcome Service Station, Opposition Mapereke, Murewa Growth Point
Mutoko Chinzanga Township Terminus
Birchenough Bridge Bus Terminus
Chipinge Mt Selinda Road Opposite Bata Shop/ Main Street
Chivhu Park Opposite Standard Chartered Bank
Budiriro 5 Shopping Complex
Chitungwiza Town Centre Shopping Centre Opposite New Road Port
Chitungwiza Complex Town Centre Shopping Mall Next to Econet Service
Bindura Bus Terminus Opposite TM Cnr C Hunzvi and B Gezi
Chinhoyi Town Bus Terminus
Karoi Lomagundi Road Opposite BP Service Station

Contacts: infor@higherlifefoundation.orgtalent@higherlifefoundation.org


Suite 5 Westgate House East, David Frost Way,
Westgate Complex, Harare
Telephone: +263 774 222 246

Deadline: University Scholarship: 1 April, 2016“A” Level Scholarship: 29 April 2016

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