Fully funded Undergraduate Scholarships 2020 for Orphans

  admin    August 19, 2021    0

AshiganaAshinaga, African initiative is offering 20 fully funded scholarships to orphans from selected Sub-Saharan African countries to pursue undergraduate degrees in Japan, US, UK. The scholarship will cover; Tuition fees, Accommodation, Insurance, Flights, Monthly living stipend…


Ashinaga is a Japan-based non-profit organization which provides educational and emotional support to orphaned students worldwide. Since its inception the organization has supported well over 95,000 orphans in the last 45 years. The Ashinaga Africa Initiative scholarship aims to empower 20 outstanding orphans through higher education each year. Orphans are amongst the poorest and vulnerable individuals in the communities and the scholarship would like to make them integrate in community development and leadership. The scholarship scouts orphaned or bereaved students with good academic achievement and potential. The scholarships are tenable in higher institutions outside of Africa, in countries such as Japan, US, UK etc


All Sub Saharan African countries are eligible except Equatorial Guinea and Sudan


Applicants can pursue any undergraduate courses offered at candidate’s choice of higher institution/universities. There are 20 awards are available for this scholarship.


Applicants for the scholarship must:

  • Be an orphan, having lost one or both parents
  • Be 22 years of age or younger (born after September 1, 1997)
  • Have graduated from high school within the past 2 years
  • Be committed and willing to return to their country of origin after their studies abroad


Applications for the scholarship can be submitted preferably online or sent by email. Candidates must submit;

Required documents

    • A completed application form for the scholarship
    • A working email address and telephone contact
    • A death certificate of one or all parents
    • A birth certificate, national ID or passport showing your age
    • A secondary school or high school graduation certificate and result slips
    • Report cards from the last 2 years of high school or secondary school
    • A Passport size photo

Click here to APPLY >>> https://www.jotform.com/AshinagaAAI/AAI_2020_Registration

Get paper application form here >>> https://drive.google.com/file/d/1kdnRrJWPLjk3IS1yG8Ivax4zqZWDdVKi/view

Get more information here>>> https://en.ashinaga.org/apply/aai/

 The application deadline is 13th December 2019