Aug 19, 2008, 7:37 AM
International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF) have always placed
international human resources development high on its agenda. Human resources
development is no doubt one way through which
in 1996, the Taiwan ICDF's mission is to work for humanity, sustainable
development, and economic progress, in particular nations around the world. The
fund is active in sharing
Having been fully aware of the fact that one way of developing the human resource base of developing countries is training, ICDF continues to give prominence to education among its activities.
to a media release from the Taiwanese embassy in
to the release, Gambians interested in furthering their studies in
would-be applicants in the civil society should apply through the PMO whilst
the general publicshould apply through
It is expected of applicants to submit along their application forms, copies of health report, and at least a diploma script.
line for submission of application is
Students are encouraged to visit ICDF website www.icdf.org.tw for more information regarding the scholarships.
The dispatch went further to stress that incomplete applications will not be considered.
It could be
recalled that last year, several Gambian students benefited from this kind of
scholarship because out of 49 Gambians awarded scholarship in
It could be
recalled that in August last year during an orientation for some Gambian
students awarded 2008 ICDF scholarships, the Ambassador of Taiwan, Richard
Shih, assured Gambians of more scholarships. "I can guarantee you that more
people will go to