Below is a step by step guide on the easiest way on how to find and apply for a scholarship in Kenya.
Look for scholarship websites
You can Google the word scholarships in the internet using your smart phone or laptop. There will be numerous search results that will indicate scholarships that are available for application. With those search results, also comes various websites that give updates on scholarships offered by different higher learning institutions. You will able to sample websites that you feel are fit for you and eventually get an open scholarship application for you to apply.
The local newspapers also give information regarding scholarships. Make a point of reading such newspapers to view the open scholarships published in the advertisements section and you will be able to land on one or several that are in line with your career or whatever you want to pursue.
Attend educational meet-ups
By attending educational meet ups organized by different embassies established in the country, you will have an opportunity to get information on different scholarships that are on offer. Such meet ups are organized several times in a year.
Visit an embassy
After selecting the scholarship you desire and you want to apply, visit an embassy of the country in which the institution you want to join is situated. The embassy officials will confirm for you if the scholarship you intend to apply is actually available.
The embassy officials will also give all requirements for applicants of that scholarship. You will have to fulfill all requirements before commencing your application. Examples of the requirements are; certain age limit, education achievements, certain financial status to make sure you have some money for emergencies, fluency of language and health status.
Once you fulfill all requirements given for the specific scholarship, you will now be set to start your application. Some applications are done online while others are done on forms which are submitted within a specific timeline.
Once you do all that was outlined in the advert of the scholarship, you will be at the best position of getting that scholarship.However,it is important for you to note that some scholarships are fully funded while others are not. Success in your upcoming application!
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