ScholarX Blogs


Opportunity Hub with Bola Lawal: Don’t Let Lack of Funds Limit Your Dreams of Higher Education

Source: Bola Lawal, Co-founder & CEO, ScholarX @bwlofhouston www.scholarx.co

The great Nelson Mandela once said; “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” and this has never been truer for Africa. We live in a time where we need to build for the future of Africa – a future where we create solutions to solve issues like poverty, il...

Opportunity Hub with Bola Lawal: 4 Key Things Nigerians Need to Unlearn in Order to Be Successful

Source: Bola Lawal, Co-founder & CEO, ScholarX @bwlofhouston www.scholarx.co

During one of my usual social media “excursions” I came across a post by a friend of mine based in Houston. He was responding to a comment around sending stubborn children back to Nigeria to go learn some “sense”. Sense meaning, being ‘flogged” into shape to learn to respectful and absorb ou...

Opportunity Hub with Bola Lawal: Set a Goal, Learn a New Language

Source: Bola Lawal, Co-founder & CEO, ScholarX @bwlofhouston www.scholarx.co

Last month, I was invited to speak at a major African Tech conference in Paris, France, and I was extremely excited about the opportunity to share my views on a range of topics concerning the growing youth population in Africa. Specifically, on access to education and how it directly affects Human C...

SCHOLARSHIP

Source: Victor Williams; @officialshenni_ng www.scholarx.co

SCHOLARSHIP:- Scholarship is a grant or payment made to support a student's education, awarded on the basis of academic excellence or other achievements.Many students have confused “scholarship” to “FREE Education"Education is not free in any regard. Anyone having...

Exposure: The meat in the PIE of Success!

Source: Bola Lawal, Co-founder & CEO, ScholarX @bwlofhouston www.scholarx.co

So, I just left Lagos, where I had been for the past week; WORKING. Yes, I worked my tail off to attend as many business meetings, make key acquaintances, set the ground work for vital partnerships, eat amala Whitehouse, enjoy as many Café Neo locations and oh that other thing called MEDIA. Plea...

LAUTECH: Oyo, Osun and the way forward…

Source: Seun David Onigbinde (Twitter: @seunonigbinde), Lead Partner @BudgITng,

The incentive of the Nigerian political class is always displaced because their interests are never invested in the system. Let's be real, could any of Ajimobi or Aregbesola’s children attend LAUTECH; when there are Universities in Manchester, Oxford and Cambridge (US/UK)? This is why students w...

What they didn’t tell me about studying in the UK

Source: Benjamin Dada @dadaben_

My wonderful coursemates (Information Technology Management and Organisational Change) Congrats on your admission to study in the UK. Like, every other normal student, I was excited about studying in a foreign country, rea...

Top 5 European countries that offer low/free tuition University Education for International Students

Source: ScholarX Staff

Top 5 European countries that offer low/free tuition University Education for International Students Every student who is ambitious and willing to have good education dreams some time or the other of studying in Europe; it’s because standard of education is ve...

Change that re-defines us: The ScholarX Revolution.

Source: Dare Dairo – CEO Penkraft Solutionst

Mark Zuckerberg’s visit to Lagos is creating quite a stir, and rightly so. This is perhaps the biggest endorsement to the Nigerian tech industry and its sister sector; the social media. Unfortunately, it is disheartening that Nigerian g...