How to Apply

Applications to join the African Science Academy (Ghana) in August 2019 are now open. 

Check that you are eligible to apply by reading through our Admissions page and ‘Frequently Asked Questions‘ section. See our Scholarships and Financial Assistance Information Sheet: African Science Academy Finance 2019

How to Apply:

1) Download and complete the application form(s) below:

Student Application Form: African Science Academy – application form 2019 – ECOWAS

Scholarship Application Form (optional): African Science Academy scholarship form 2019

2) Send us your application form(s) and additional documents by the 1st December for regular application deadline or the 31st January for the late application. 

Please complete, scan and email your application forms to:
Send it by post to:
African Gifted Foundation Ghana, PO Box CO 4394 Tema Community 1, Tema, Ghana
Hand your application forms in to your ASA school representative, if your school has one.


You can also apply online by using our online application form, which can be found here.

And our online scholarship form, which can be found here.

If you apply online, please make sure to complete both the application form and the scholarship form if you are hoping to get a scholarship. Please also send us your transcripts from the last 6 months, any recent national level examination certificate (such as BECE or O-Levels) and a recent passport style photo of yourself to . Your application will not be complete unless these documents have been submitted. In the email please mention your full name.

The regular application deadline is 1st December 2018 (students who apply by this date have a higher chance of being admitted). Late application deadline is 31st January 2019.

We reserve the right to reject any applications received after this date.

What happens next?

Successful candidates in the first round will be invited to write an entrance exam in maths, physics and problem solving skills. Students will also be asked to submit a short essay on a topic given to them by ASA before they sit the exam. The final stage of the selection process will be a face-to-face interview.

If you have any questions or require further details, please contact our admissions team at