Educational Pathways International Courses: Any field
Level: Undergraduate Degree
Provider: Educational Pathways International (EPI)
For Which Country: Ghana

Scholarship Description: The Students Financial Aid Office (SFAO) of the UNIVERSITY OF GHANA is accepting applications for the award of Scholarships from the Educational Pathways International Scholarship Scheme.

The scholarships are designed for high achievers (Gifted Student) who are from areas of need.

Eligibility: You are eligible to apply if you:

  1. are a Level 100 student
  2. reside in an impoverished part of the country.
  3. are able to demonstrate limited family income and/or insufficient funds to cover most or all educational related expenses.
  4. have the will to succeed (determination, perseverance and success in other persuits)
  5. obtained an aggregate of 11 or better at the WASSCE.

Eligible groups: Citizens of Ghana ONLY

Participating Institutions: University of Ghana, Legon; Ghana.
There are currently a number of institutes/colleges locally which hold affiliation with the University of Ghana for the purpose of enrolment, teaching and award of degrees and diplomas of the University. These affiliations cover non-degree, Bachelor’s degree and post-graduate degree programmes.

Fields of study: All courses of study offered at the university are eligible

Number of awards: Not specified by the provider

Sponsorship duration: It will cover the whole duration of the program. This is a FULL scholarship – it will be awarded for four (4) years as long as excellent academic standards of at least a B CGPA continue to be met.

Scholarship benefits: The Scholarship will cover tuition, books, all fees, as well as room and board.

Method of Application: Submit a completed SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION and the required essays, a copy of your academic records (WASSCE grades) and letters of recommendations.

Please click here to Download a Rev. 4-13 application form. 

DEADLINES: Deadline for the submission of the applications is Wednesday September 11 2013.

PLEASE NOTE: The UNIVERSITY OF GHANA was founded in 1948 as the University College of the Gold Coast on the recommendation of the Asquith Commission, on Higher Education in the then British colonies. The University College was founded for the purpose of providing for and promoting university education, learning and research.

For enquiries call the Students Financial Aid Office (SFAO) on 020-518-6904/0302-945-312; or email

The SFAO is located at House No. 11 East Legon – Main Campus behind the College of Agriculture and Consumer Sciences and opposite CEGENSA. 

Application Deadline: 11 September 2013

Open to International Students: No(ONLY Ghanaians)