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Fondazione Edu Scholarships | Application Guide and Eligibility Criteria

Welcome to our blog, where we hope to give you with as much information as possible regarding the Fondazione Edu Scholarships Programme. In this post, we will go over the specifics of this coveted award, emphasising its significance and how it can change the lives of deserving students. Join us as we go over the program’s highlights and show you how to apply successfully. Let the Fondazione Edu Scholarship open the door to a brighter future!

What are Fondazione Edu Scholarship? Fondazione Edu, founded in 2005, focuses on higher education in Africa, focusing on technical-scientific and agronomic disciplines. It supports individual growth and professionalism, contributing to sustainable socio-economic development in the region.

The Fondazione Edu’s activities are intended to promote capacity building in Africa by providing scholarships for university studies that cover the entire cost of training as well as the costs associated with it.

Here are some potential benefits you may find with scholarships:

Financial Assistance

Scholarships offer financial assistance for tuition, education, and living costs.

Academic Recognition

A scholarship is a prestigious achievement, showcasing academic achievements, skills, and potential, enhancing resumes and attracting job applicants.

Expanded Opportunities

Scholarships provide mentorship, internships, research, and networking opportunities for connections, skills, and exploration.

Personal Development

Scholarships support personal growth through workshops, seminars, and training programs for leadership, critical thinking, and communication skills.

Community Engagement

Scholarships encourage community service, positive impact, and social responsibility through specific projects or initiatives.

Eligibility Criteria for Fondazione Edu Scholarships

1. Are a Level 100 student.

2. Obtained an aggregate of 14 or better at the WASSCE.

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 pursuits).

5. Continuing science student with CGPA 3.75 and above (very limited slots)

How To Apply For Fondazione Edu Scholarships

Complete an Online Application Form 

Download and PRINT OUT A HARDCOPY and  


In addition applicants are required to add the following: 

  • required 3 essays,  
  • a copy of your academic records (WASSCE grades) 
  • letters of recommendation and  
  • supporting need documents. 

For enquiries call the Students Financial Aid Office on 020-518-6904/0302- 945-312 or

email:   finaid@ug.edu.gh.

The STUDENTS FINANCIAL AID OFFICE is located at House No. 11 East Legon – Main Campus behind the College Basic  and opposite CEGENSA.


The following are examples of documents that can be used to support this application:

For need:

  • 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, honors, and substantive assessments by teachers, including letters of recommendation.
  • Confirm that you are not currently receiving support through any other scholarship program

The Fondazione Edu Scholarship Program empowers aspiring students to pursue their dreams, providing comprehensive information and application tips, unlocking their potential and promoting a brighter future.

Source. scoutafrica.net

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