The Late Emmanuel Idowu and Maria Ajike Areogun Scholarship Foundation (TLEIMAASF) Program is open to indigent Christian students of all Christian denominations.
The potential beneficiary among other things must:
Be born- again. He or she must have a proven experience of genuine salvation.
Be a member of a true Christian church.
Have secured admission to an accredited institution of higher learning in Nigeria or is currently a student in one with a proven case of inability to meet up with his or her financial obligations.
Must have an evidence of good academic standing for renewal of awards in case of those who already have the award.

Selection Process

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal. Recipients are selected on a competitive basis; therefore, not all applicants may be recipients.
Financial need is a necessary factor in determining the amount of awards once recipients are chosen. Selection of recipients is made by the management board of TLEIMAASF and all applicants agree to accept their decision as final.


Applications will be received on a rolling basis. Every prospective candidate must complete an application form through any of the means below:
  • Download the application here, complete it and email it back (along with all supporting document) to
  • Academic Excellent Applicants should apply with the form here
Irrespective of the mode of application, completed application form must be supported with necessary documents as may be required by the board. Applicants will receive acknowledgment of receipt of their application by email and will be advised on other necessary steps to follow.


Applicants are responsible for gathering and submitting all necessary information. Instructions for completing the forms are included in the application. Applications are evaluated on the information supplied; therefore, answer all questions as completely as possible. Incomplete applications may lead to a denial of the scholarship. All information received is considered confidential and is reviewed only by The Late Emmanuel Idowu and Maria Ajike Areogun Scholarship Foundation (TLEIMAASF) management board.