Category: University of Development Studies

EPI Selects 2018 Scholarship Recipients

EPI is proud to announce its new class of scholarship recipients. After extensive interviews and application reviews, twenty-seven students from the University of Ghana in Accra; Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Kumasi, and the University of Development Studies in Tamale were selected to receive the highly competitive EPI scholarship for 2018. The students chosen represent a most remarkable group – highly gifted, strongly motivated, with clear academic goals. Their fields of study include Engineering, Statistics, Geography and Rural Development, Biotechnology, Medicine, Mathmatics, Administration, Political Science, Medical Laboratory Science, Pharmacy, Biochemistry, and Nursing. We welcome this outstanding group to the ever-growing EPI...

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EPI Scholarship Program Numbers Grow

Now encompassing three universities that span the country from north to south, the EPI family has grown to 102 continuing students and 143 graduates. Each of the universities with whom EPI partners emphasizes areas of Ghana’s needs: Founded in 1948, The University of Ghana, Legon is the largest university in the country. Its mission is to provide relevant training for national and global development through cutting-edge research and high quality teaching and learning. Founded in 1952, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi acts as a center of excellence in Africa for research, the teaching of science and technology, and industrial and socio-economic development for Ghana, Africa, and other nations in the world Founded in 1992, the University of Development Studies is a multi-campus institution with the principal objective of addressing the environmental and socio-economic issues that characterize northern Ghana and other rural areas in the country. It also conducts basic, applied and policy oriented demand driven commissioned research and scholarship to further its work in these areas. EPI is honored to be associated with these three prestigious...

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