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U.S. universities offer $4.35 million scholarships to 30 Nigerian students

U.S. universities offer $4.35 million scholarships to 30 Nigerian students
Fully funded scholarships totaling $4.35 million have been given to 30 Nigerian students to attend American universities and colleges

The universities include; Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Columbia University, Princeton University, Purdue University, University of Pennsylvania, among others.He described the EducationUSA Opportunity Funds Programme as “a truly life-changing experience.“Looking back, the EducationUSA Opportunity Funds Programme was the bridge I needed to reach my dream of studying in the U.bound students, Consul General Claire Pierangelo, urged the scholars to make the most of their opportunity to get a top-notch education while gaining the first-hand experience of American life and culture.

Your success is evidence of your leadership, academic performance, and the great potential young Nigerians hold for the future of this country,” Consul General Pierangelo told the departing students.Another 2021 OFP scholar, Urinrin Otite, was the first student to earn a first-class degree in the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Port Harcourt.

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