African Fashion Foundation is now accepting applications for the Roberta Annan Scholarship at Condé Nast College of Fashion and Design, UK. This scholarship has been created to support the best emerging young fashion communication, business, and media talent from Sub-Saharan Africa, providing financial support for their higher education.
The Scholarship provides full fee remission for the Vogue Fashion Foundation Programme and the BA (Hons) Fashion Communication and Industry Practice degree programme at Condé Nast College of Fashion and Design for successful applicants.
Applications are initially for entry on to the one-year Vogue Fashion Foundation Programme. Upon successful completion of this, and a successful additional undergraduate progression interview, the student is expected to progress onto the BA (Hons) Fashion Communication & Industry Practice (2 years fast-track) undergraduate degree:
African Fashion Foundation is a non-governmental organisation that empowers fashion designers and creative professionals from Africa and its diaspora to succeed in the global fashion industry. They provide professional and educational developmental opportunities in partnership with established players in the fashion industry to support the success and progression of the African creative economy.
This is a competitive scholarship scheme aiming to support those with the greatest financial need, talent in the relevant subject areas, and future potential.
The successful candidate will need to provide evidence of the household income below the average for his / her country with one of the following:
If applicants feel they meet all the criteria stated above, they will need to submit the following documents and complete the initial screening.
Lastly, It is important to visit the official website link found below to access the application form.