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Kenyatta University (KU) announces 100 new scholarships for needy and talented students for the academic year starting September.
This is in line with the KU mission of enhancing access to higher education. A further 20 scholarships are available for Masters students.
A: Kenyatta University OVS Scholarships
Kenyatta University is offering Ninety (90) Scholarships for Orphans and Vulnerable Students (OVS) from Kenya seeking to pursue undergraduate degrees at KU.
The scholarships will cover full tuition costs beginning the next academic year for OVS who are admitted to KU programmes.
Partial OVS Scholarships are also available for continuing students pursuing various degrees at KU.
B: Kenyatta University Sports Scholarships
There are five (5) scholarships for exceptionally talented sportsmen and sportswomen to study Bachelor degrees in Recreation Science and Sports Management, and Exercise and Sports Science.
C: Kenyatta University Scholarships for Performing Arts
There are five (5) scholarships for exceptionally students talented in performing arts to study Bachelor degrees in Music, Fine Art and Theatre Arts.
Kenyatta University Scholarship Requirements
Minimum C+ Mean grade in KCSE.
Interested applicants are advised to seek admission from KU.
Applicants must also provide evidence of being needy and/or talented for the indicated degrees.
Special consideration will be given to students who are vulnerable including orphans, students from marginalized and geographical disadvantaged areas.
The scholarships are awarded as a grant from Kenyatta University in Collaboration with Higher Education Loans Board (HELB).
HELB will offer a loan for part of the tuition fee which will be repaid subject to recovery conditions upon completion of your degree.
All interested applicants must submit the following to the KU Financial Aid Office:
Filled application form, copy of admission letter to KU, certified copies of relevant certificates, transcripts and reference letter and copy of National ID.
Applicants for these scholarships should visit the KU website to download the application form (see links below) or visit the Financial Aid Office at the Directorate Complex, 2nd Floor, Office N0. 207
D: Kenyatta University Post Graduate Scholarships
There are tweny (20) postgraduate scholarships to cover tuition for the Masters programme.
These scholarships will be awarded to graduate students admitted to Kenyatta University and will be based on proven high academic performance.
The application is usually made through the Dean, Graduate School.
Director, Financial Aid Office
Tel: +254-0725847914 or +254-0208704535
For more information and application, see: Kenyatta University Scholarships
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