Bank Of Tanzania Mwalimu Nyerere Memorial Scholarships 2021/22-BOT Scholarships

Bank Of Tanzania Mwalimu Nyerere Memorial Scholarships 2021/22-BOT Scholarships

Bank Of Tanzania Mwalimu Nyerere Memorial Scholarships 2021/22-BOT Scholarships BOT Scholarships-Bank Of Tanzania Mwalimu Nyerere Memorial Scholarships 2021/22 The Mwalimu Julius K. Nyerere Memorial Scholarship Fund was established on 12th October, 2009 in commemorating the great achievements of the Father of our Nation Mwalimu JuliusK. Nyerere. The Fund is primarily dedicated for sponsoring top undergraduate female students to pursue Mathematics and Science studies in Tanzanian accredited universities,with the aim of promoting academic excellence of the students in respective fields. The Fund also sponsors male and female Tanzanians to pursue undergraduate studies in the fields of Mathematics, Science, Economics, Information Technology, Accounting and Finance. In addition, the Fund sponsors both male and female best Tanzanians undergraduate students to undertake Master’s Degree Programs in the aforementioned fields of study

General Scholarship Information:

  • The Fund scholarship package covers full tuition fee, stipend(accommodation and meals), field allowance, research funds and one laptop computer.
  • Successful applicants are required to forfeit any other loan or bursary arrangements provided for the same study course and academic year.
  • The Fund invites applications for scholarships annually after announcement of the Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (ACSEE) results by the National Examinations Council of Tanzania (NECTA).
  • The Scholarships are announced in the Bank of Tanzania website and in other media,including newspapers, radio, television stations and social media within the United Republic of Tanzania

Selection Criteria:

Scholarship for Undergraduate Studies

A)Mathematics or Science Category(50%of Scholarship Opportunities)Applications for Scholarships under this category are for female candidates only and who shall be required to meet the following criteria:

i.Must be a female Tanzanian citizen who has completed Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education in the same year of application;

ii.Must be among the top best performers nationwide in Mathematics or Science subjects in the Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examinations;

iii.Must have secured admission into one of the accredited Tanzanian universities to pursue undergraduate studies on a full time basis in the field of Mathematics or Science

 

B)Mathematics, Science, Economics, Information Technology, Accounting or Finance Category(50%of Scholarship Opportunities) Applications for Scholarshipunder this category are open to both male and female students and shall be required to meet the following criteria:

i.Must be a Tanzanian citizen who has completed Advanced Certificate of Secondary  Education in the same year of application;

ii.Must be among the top performers nationwide in Mathematics, Science, Economics, Commerce and Accounting subjects in the Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examinations;

iii.Must have secured admission in one of the Tanzanian accredited universities to pursue undergraduate studies on a full time basis in the field of Mathematics, Science, Economics, Information Technology, Accounting or Finance.

 

Graduate StudiesMaster’s Degree Scholarships

An applicant for a Scholarship under this category shall include both female and male,and shall be required to meet the following criteria:

i.Must be a Tanzanian citizen who has completed a bachelor degree in studies related to Mathematics, Science, Economics, Information Technology, Accounting and Finance with a minimum GPA of 4.0;

ii.Must have secured admission at a Tanzanian university to pursue a Master degree on a full time basis in the field of Mathematics, Science, Economics, Information Technology, Accounting or Finance;

iii.Must not be more than thirtyfive (35) years old.

Applications are invited from qualified candidates.

Mode of Application:

  • Applicants are required to complete Scholarship Application Forms which can be accessed on the BOT website: www.bot.go.tz.

Printed forms can be obtained from the Fund Administrator, Bank of Tanzania Head Office, 2 Mirambo Street, 11884, DAR ES SALAAM. The forms can also be obtained at the Bank of Tanzania Branch Offices (Arusha, Zanzibar, Mwanza, Mbeya, Dodoma, Mtwara and the Bank of Tanzania Training Institute, Mwanza).

All application forms should be completed, scanned and submitted to the Chairperson, Mwalimu Julius Nyerere Memorial Scholarship Fund, Bank of Tanzania Head Office, 2 Mirambo Street, 11884, DAR ES SALAAM  through the email address “info@bot.go.tz with a copy to the following email addresses:

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview

 

For more information, please contact:

The Chairperson, Scholarship Awards Committee,

Mwalimu Julius Nyerere Memorial Scholarship Fund,

Bank of Tanzania, 2 Mirambo Street, 11884,DAR ES SALAAM.

Tel No. +255 22 2233041Fax No. +255 22 2234088

For more information visit the BOT website www.bot.go.tz.

7 Replies to “Bank Of Tanzania Mwalimu Nyerere Memorial Scholarships 2021/22-BOT Scholarships”

  1. It is a good thing , to make it better not only students from advanced secondary , even from diploma we have a great GPA ,, best wishes

    1. It is a good idea to have this scholarship for Tanzanian citizens who wish to pursue their higher education, but about the criteria specifically the indicated GPA of 4.0 for those who wishes to study masters programs I would like to propose my advice that if possible to changed from 4.0 up to 3.6, thanks in advance

  2. Thank you for this opportunity, i want to apply but the application form is not there, please may you assist us to get it?.

  3. Thank you very much for this opportunity , but I would like to submit my comment, could you please enable this application through online stream instead of collecting hard copy application forms from different BOT branches. Thank you

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