Scholarship

Scholarship Opportunities for students

As the sun gives light to the earth, Dominican university uses her scholarships to give a bright future to her students through financial support rendered to them for their university education. Thus, the university aims at celebrating outstanding students who have demonstrated excellent academic performance, proven themselves to be worthy ambassadors of the university through their moral conduct but have financial challenges in furthering their university education. These opportunities are available to students who are already studying with us. This enables us to monitor their academic and moral progress and to encourage them to attain their best human potentials.

What Our Scholarship Offer

some of our students are currently enjoying these opportunities. Some are enjoying a full scholarship which covers their tuition, accommodation and also entitles them to an upkeep allowance. some others are placed on partial scholarships in which the funding pays their tuition only. They are grateful to their respective sponsors for these immense opportunities.

We Appreciate the Generosity of Our Scholarship

The university is sincerely grateful to the Vanderhosrt family foundation and other sponsors of this scholarship funding through which our students have been assisted to acquire the quality university education that we offer at our university.

Who Can Apply for the Scholarships?

  • A student who has spent at least one academic year at the university
  • One with a CGPA of at least 4.0 (priority will be given to those with higher points)
  • One who has been of exemplary behavior in the university
  • One with a clear financial need
  • One who has contributed to the life of the university through leadership positions

University terms and conditions apply

We Appreciate the Generosity of Our Sponsors

The University is sincerely grateful to the Vanderhorst Family Foundation, Sarah and Tony from Swansea, Janice and Allan Jones, and all other sponsors of our scholarships through which our students have been assisted to acquire quality university education which we offer at our University.

The Vision of Our Scholarship Scheme

As the sun gives light to the earth, Dominican University uses her scholarships to give bright future to her students through financial supports rendered to them for their university education. Thus, the University aims at celebrating outstanding students, who, despite financial challenges, have demonstrated excellent academic performances, and have proven themselves to be worthy ambassadors for the University through their moral conduct. These opportunities are available to students who are already studying with us. It is this condition that enables us to monitor their academic and moral progress and to encourage them to attain their best human potentials.

What Our Scholarships Offer

Some of our students are currently enjoying these opportunities. Some are enjoying full scholarships which cover their tuition, accommodation and also entitles them to an upkeep allowance. Some others are placed on partial scholarships in which the funding pays their tuition only. They are grateful to their respective sponsors for these immense opportunities.

Eligibility

To be eligible for the scholarship,

  • applicants must have spent at least one academic year at the University
  • CGPA should not be less than 0 (Priority will be given to those with higher points)
  • applicants must have been of exemplary behavior in the University
  • it must be clear that you have financial challenges in your studies
  • contributions to the life of the University through leadership positions will be an added advantage

How to Apply

Interested students are to submit the following documents to the Office of the Coordinator of Scholarships

  • A-page of self-introduction following the specified outline
  • A printed copy of applicant’s most recent Senate Approved Results
  • Letters of recommendation from the Dean of Students’ Affairs and Head of Department

When to Apply

Physical copies of the required documents are to be submitted not later than November 1 of every calendar year. It is these applications that will be considered for the academic year.

 

The Following and Other University Terms and Conditions Apply

  1. The University reserves the full right to determine who is offered the scholarship
  2. The University also determines the worth of each scholarship
  3. The University may withdraw the award if the beneficiary detracts on the set conditions
  4. Our scholarships are highly competitive and so a well-completed application is not a guarantee for a scholarship award
  5. A letter of recommendation from the Dean of Students’ Affairs is not a guarantee either

Hear what our beneficiaries say

Joy: My heartfelt appreciation goes to the Vanderhosrt Family Foundation for reaching out to a helpless girl like me. This support will help me to be of better character and to also be more dutiful at my studies.

Onyinye: I am indeed grateful to the Vanderhosrt Family Foundation for sponsoring me. With the help of God, I promise to sustain the high academic grades and moral conduct through which you have found me worthy of this scholarship.

Our Appeal

We humbly appeal to generous donors in and outside of Nigeria to support the University in her mission of giving the light of education to our intelligent but financially challenged students.

To make a donation to the scholarship scheme or for further enquiries, please write to scholarships@dui.edu.ng.

 

Dominican University Scholarship Scheme (DUSS) … giving light to bright minds.