The Mamman Marshal Scholarship for Women in Journalism

DEADLINE: OCTOBER 1, 2021 —The Mamman Marshal Scholarship for Women in Journalism (MMSWJ) 2021-2022 is now open for female students of Journalism or Mass communication in Nigeria.

The The Mamman Marshal scholarship covers tuition, accommodation and provides a stipend for selected female students until completion of their degree program.

Applicants must have just gained admission to one of the following: Bayero University Kano, Lagos State University or University of Uyo, and must need financial assistance.

Interested applicants must write a 500-word essay on their suitability for the MMSWJ. Essays should be sent to

The deadline for applications is October 1, 2021.The Mamman Marshal Scholarship for Women in Journalism (MMSWJ)


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