Sierra Leone Fullah Progressive Union Launches Le500 Million Scholarship Program!
In a bid to complement His Excellency’s flagship free quality Education Program, the Fullah Progressive Union (FPU) has on Thursday August 19 Launched a five hundred million Leones scholarship scheme targeting one thousand early childhood pupils in four Districts in the country.
Ten scholarships will also be allotted to students in the tertiary sector who are studying highly specialized courses.
When giving a synopsis of the Education initiative, the FPU Education Secretary Hasmieu Barrie noted that the initiative is just the pilot face which he said is perfectly aligned with the national agenda. He said that the scheme will fill a lot gap in the education sector especially when he said the scheme will be heavily tilted towards women and those who are in the STEM that is Sciences, Technology, Engineering and Maths.