SCHOLARSHIP AWARD ANNOUNCEMENT

 

New  (To All Ethiopian Universities)

 

Awards: The GHOLAP scholarships (2019)

 

The SHOBHANA GHOLAP FOUNDATION one-time award is a standing donation intended only for undergraduate/graduate female students of high scholastic calibers.

On this basis, the Ethiopian Physical Society (EPS) would like to submit a list of awardees and finalists for undergraduate and graduate female students of physics in Ethiopia in recognition of their academic and research achievements and in the spirit of supporting physics education and research in the country.

Applicants must be encouraged to present necessary materials for identifying winners. Deadlines for application are set to December 15, 2018.

Please send your applications to Dr Tesgera (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or directly to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Selection Criteria:

·         GPA (major and minor cumulative)

·         Physics-Related Community Service

·         Research Publications (graduate students)

·         Department Recommendation

·         References

 

 

 

EPS-NA SCHOLARSHIP AWARD ANNOUNCEMENT (2019)

 The Ethiopian Physics Society–North America (EPS-NA) recently announced the establishment of a yearly scholarship award for undergraduate and graduate students of physics in Ethiopian recognition of their academic and research achievements and in the spirit of supporting physics education and research in the country. The scholarship awards which begin as of the year 2013 are:

1.      (EPS-NA) Undergraduate Student of the year award 

2.      (EPS-NA) Graduate Student of the year award 

 EPS-NA has formally delegated EPS Ethiopia to conduct the screening of candidates in each category (ref. EPS L1-2012, EPS L2-2012).

 Applications and Nominations

o    To be considered, students may directly apply or be nominated for the award.

o    Nominations must come from individuals with direct knowledge of the nominee’s qualifications and achievements. Nominators could be fellow students, administrators, staff, or community members.

o    Nominators can only nominate one person for each award.

o    Application, nomination and reference forms are available at the Department of Physics, AAU. The forms must be completed and submitted to the secretary of the department not later than the 15th of December 2018.

 Selection Criteria

 The selection criteria developed by EPS-NA shall be posted at convenient places in the natural science campus. First phase nomination will be announced on the 15th of January 2018.

 A good academic standing at the Department of Physics, AAU,is required in order to apply or be nominated for this award.

                                                         Selection Criteria

for

EPS-NA Undergraduate/Graduate Student of the Year Award 2019

  Evidence of student scholarly achievement may include (but not limited to):

a.       Undergraduate Physics Major students

                                   i.      GPA (major and minor cumulative)

                                   ii.      Physics-Related Community Service

                                  iii.      Department Recommendation

                                  iv.      References

b.      Graduate Physics Students

                                                               i.      GPA

                                    ii.      Professional Community Service

                                   iii.      Research Publications

                                   iv.      Research impact

                                    v.      Department recommendation

                                  vi.      References

 

 A good academic standing at the Department of Physics, AAU,is required in order to apply or be nominated for this award.

 

Download application forms from here:

      Doc2_A-SCHOLARSHIP-AWARD-ANNOUNCEMENT

     Doc3_EPS-NA-Undergrad_Grad-Student-of-the-Year-Award-Application-Form

     Doc4_EPS-NA-Undergrad_Grad-Student-of-the-Year-Award-Nomination-Form

    Doc5_EPS-NA Undergrad_Grad Student of the Year Award Academic Reference Form.doc

    Doc6_EPS-NA-Undergrad_Grad-Student-of-the-Year-Award-Non-Academic-Reference-Form