By Ozioma Dibie
Josephine and Agatha Osakwe Foundation (JAOF) have shortlisted 28 candidates from various tertiary institutions across Nigeria for its 2020/2021 undergraduate scholarship programme.
According to JAOF, the candidates are shortlisted for the final selection interview scheduled on May 15, 2021 by 10.a.m at Chief Ken Iwelumo’s residence, Umuolo village, Onicha Ugbo and Simbagath Collaborations Limited, No 7, Col Asielue Street, JoJo Bus Stop, Obawole, Ifako-Ijaiye, Lagos State.
According to the promoters, “Candidates are required to come with their completed application forms, Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSCE) results, Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) admission letter, school fees receipt, previous examination transcripts and other applicable documents”.
Founded by the Managing Director of North China Group, Mr. Osadebe Osakwe, Josephine and Agatha Osakwe Foundation is focused on alleviating poverty among widows and orphans and award of scholarships to indigent students. They have awarded scholarships to dozens of students from poor families every year and supported many widows to gain economic empowerment.