Halimat Edun has announced a new scholarship program for female law graduates pursuing the Nigerian Law School program. The “Perficient Law School Award” will provide full tuition coverage and a one-time stipend for living expenses to selected recipients beginning in the 2023-2024 academic year.
The scholarship is the brainchild of Halimat Edun Esq., who seeks to support high-achieving female law graduates demonstrating financial need. To qualify, applicants must be Nigerian citizens who graduated with first class or second upper honors from an accredited Nigerian university. They must also be enrolled or provide proof of enrollment at the Nigerian Law School for 2023-2024
Full tuition coverage for the selected winners.
One-time lump sum stipend for living expenses.
Access to mentorship throughout law school and beyond.
Nigerian citizenship and graduation from an accredited Nigerian university recognized by the National Universities Commission (NUC).
Female applicants only.
First-class or second-class upper-division degree in law.
Enrollment at the Nigerian Law School for the 2023-2024 academic year or proof of enrollment.
Application Deadline: 30th November 2023
How to Apply: Interested candidates should complete the online application form here and submit it before the specified deadline. Along with the application, applicants are required to upload the following documents:
Curriculum Vitae (maximum of two pages).
Proof of Academic Standing/Qualification, such as LLB certificate, transcripts, etc.
A strong personal statement demonstrating financial need (maximum 1500 words, single-spaced, not exceeding 3 pages).
Professional Photograph (to be used in announcements if awarded the scholarship).
For further inquiries, contact: 0902 492 7219.