Aug 29, 2008, 6:21 AM
The Taiwan International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF) higher education scholarship programmes for 2011 have just been launched. Citizens from ally nations, including The Gambia, are eligible to apply for a complete scholarship.
This year, the scholarships provided cover bachelor's degree programmes for four years, master's degree programmes for two years and doctorate degree for three years.
This is once more another window of opportunity for Gambians interested in furthering their studies in
We firmly believe that the best way to help a developing nation like The Gambia is through educating its citizens in advanced universities.
Just as the old adage has it, before you keep on giving someone fish to eat everyday, why can't you teach him or her how to catch fish. And, in our view, this is what
The scholarship package, as usual, would include airfares to and from
Over the years, the Republic of China on
Established in 1996, the Taiwan ICDF's mission was designed to work for humanity, sustainable development and the economic progress of, in particular, nations around the world.
The fund is active in sharing
Fully aware of the fact that one way of developing the human resource base of developing countries is through training, the ICDF continues to give prominence to education among its activities.
Currently, there are several Gambian students pursuing various degree programmes in various universities in
We encourage more Gambians to try their luck as another window of opportunity is up for grabs.