General Electric Scholarships for Ghanaian Undergraduates 2019-2020



General Electric Scholarship for Ghanaian Undergraduates 2019-2020

The Students Financial Aid Office (SFAO) General Electric is accepting 2019-2020 applications from undergraduate University of Ghana students in need and reading BA Computer Science and Applied Sciences.


About the Award: General Electric will provide a flat-rated scholarship support through the “the GE Scholarship”, for the benefit of certain University of Ghana undergraduate students in the areas of BA Computer Science and some BSc Applied Sciences during the next three years of 2017, 2018 and 2019 (individually theScholarship Year”). Scholarships are renewable annually provided they maintain a Grade Point Average of (GPA) 2.5 or better.

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Level/Field of Study

General Electric Scholarship is for undergraduates pursuing their career in one of the listed fields of study

 BA Computer Science and any of the following BSc Applied Sciences:

School of Engineering:

1.      Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering

2.      Bachelor of Science in Material Science and Engineering

School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences

1.      Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

2.      Bachelor of Science in Earth Science

3.      Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Host Nationality

The GE Scholarship is hosted and taken in Ghana. Browse through our scholarship by subject to find out more scholarship opportunities for Ghanaians, you can also check our study abroad scholarship for students interested in studying abroad.

Eligible Nationality

General Electric Scholarship is only available for Ghanaian Undergraduates. You can also check our scholarship by country category for more scholarship updates. A must read if you want to win this award: 15 Important Tips on Winning a Scholarship.

Scholarship Worth

The Scholarship covers:

  • Academic and residential fees
  • Book allowance and out of pocket.
  • Leadership training and limited Internship (If candidate maintains excellent academic standard and need is demonstrated)

Eligibility for General Electric Scholarship 2019

The candidate is eligible to apply if he/she:

  1. is a Ghanaian.
  2. is a Level 100 student.
  3. Obtained an aggregate of 15 or better at the WASSCE.
  4. is able to demonstrate limited family income and/or insufficient funds to cover most or all educationally related expenses.
  5. has the will to succeed (determination, perseverance and success in other pursuits).
  6. is reading BA Computer Science or Basic Applied Sciences in the following areas:  BSc in Information Technology, Material Science and Engineering, Earth Science, Computer Engineering or Computer Science.
  7. Will maintain a 2.5 CGPA
  8. is of a Good Conduct.

How to Apply for General Electric Scholarship 2019

Interested candidates should provide the following to apply:

For need:

• An official pay slip or payroll record of parents/guardians or the applicant.
• Recent school receipts/ bills of siblings of school going age.
• Tax return receipts– IRS, VAT, tabletop hawking receipts, etc.
• Birth Certificates (of siblings).
• Death Certificate or Burial permit (in case of death of a parent).
• Pension letter for retired parents/guardians.
• Bank Statements / Ghana Cocoa Board Farmers Association Passbook.
• SSNIT contribution statements.
• Money transfer receipts.
• National Health Insurance receipts (showing premium paid).
• Evidence of other dependents of parents/guardians.
• Any other supporting documents that you believe will assist in the processing, of your application.

For Academic
• High School Transcripts (Terminal Reports)
• West African Senior School Certificate Exam Results (WASSCE)
• University Acceptance Letter
• Records regarding achievement tests, academic awards, honours, and substantive assessments by teachers, including letters of recommendation.
• Confirm That you are not currently receiving support through any other scholarship program

Interested candidates should download and submit a completed GE- FUND SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FORM  and the required essays, a copy of candidates academic records (WASSCE grades), letters of recommendation and supporting need documents.

The GE Scholarship 2019 Application Deadline

General Electric Scholarship 2019 Application closing date is on3rd November 2019

General Electric Scholarship 2019 Application Link

Visit Scholarship Webpage for details

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