Project ID: 33652

China provides Nigerian students with scholarships for technical studies

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Summary

Funding agency [Type]

China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) [State-owned Company]

Recipient

Nigeria

Sector

Education (Code: 110)

Flow type

Scholarships/training in the donor country

Concessional

Yes

Category

Intent

Development (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Commercial

Development

Representational

Mixed

Financial Flow Classification

ODA-like (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Official Development Assistance

Other Official Flows

Vague (Official Finance)

Flows categorized based on OECD-DAC guidelines

Project lifecycle

Status

Pipeline: Pledge (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2013

Description

The Chinese Civil Engineering Construction Corporation announced on July 10, 2013 that it would be offering scholarships to Nigerian students to study technical courses in China. Yuan Li, president of CCECC, said the scholarships would be mainly for students studying railway engineering at the Chinese Railway University. The number of scholarships and financial values of scholarships was not announced. The announcement came during the same time that the CCECC announced they would be investing 1 billion USD into the Nigerian economy (Project ID #31004).

Number of official sources

0

Number of unofficial sources

2

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Details

Cofinanced

Yes

Cofinancing agencies [Type]

China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) [State-owned Company]