Breaking barriers to career & educational success

Corporations shouldn’t only be about profit. IBS University is a social responsibility that supports students & young professionals with free workshops, webinars & scholarships.

The IBS Scholarship

School
Pro Bono Initiative

About the Program

Our top commitment at IBS is helping students and young professionals achieve their dreams of getting into school or landing a job.

To embrace this responsibility, the IBS Scholarship Program helps students get access to higher education, regardless of their age, race, gender, socioeconomic status, or background.

For this reason, starting September 2023, we now select 6 winners each year to receive our assistance in applying to university at no cost.

Eligibility Factors

A minimum cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 3.0.
Demonstrated financial need.
Engage in social media content creation about your success story.

Winners of the Fall 2023 Cycle

Theresa Gyamfi
Theresa Gyamfi
Political Science
Theresa is a Political Science and Information Studies Graduate from University of Ghana, with a keen interest in cyberterrorism and cybersecurity. She has industry-recognized certifications in cybersecurity, and is currently a fellow at Cybergirls, where she is developing a governance strategy to mitigate cyberattacks. Theresa believes that the IBS Scholarship is a barrier breaker and intends to pay it forward by sharing her success story to inspire others.
Osfield Gaga
Osfield Gaga
Electrical Engineering
Osfield Gaga is an electrical engineering graduate from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, with a grasp of computer development and experience in user interface design. Aside from managing his B2B SaaS startup, he is a part of the Genser Energy team.
Owuraku Emmanuel Sintim
Owuraku Sintim
Forest Resources Technology
Emmanuel is a BSc Forest Resources Technology graduate from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST). With a strong academic foundation and a solid track record of achievements in computer programming, Emmanuel is eager to make a positive impact not only globally but specifically in Ghana, where he sees an urgent need for sustainable development.

Prizes

1st Prize
  • Free assistance with up to 5 school applications.
  • $500 towards application fees/
    academic supplies.
  • 1 year of full access to all IBS ebooks, workshops, and courses.
2nd Prize
  • Free assistance with up to 3 school applications.
  • $150 IBS gift card toward any service of your choice.
3rd Prize
  • Free assistance with up to 2 school applications.
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The IBS Workshop

Career
Pro Bono Initiative

About the Workshop

A couple times per year, we select an engaged group of professionals to help them succeed in their job search through personalized guidance.

The participants join two master classes, where our Head of Career teaches them what to know when crafting their application documents to make them stand out.

At the end, they are also given the opportunity to attend 1-1 sessions with the career team to get feedback on their application documents.

Last Cohort’ Snippet

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IBS & Standford University

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About the Partnership

On behalf of SEO London and SEO Africa, we delivered a session about MBA Applications and Graduate School CVs alongside the Admission Officer of MBA Applications at Stanford University in September 2023.

The session was delivered to over a 100 applicants across North America and Africa.

Stay tuned to find ou what Ivy League we deliver value to next!

IBS & American Pharmacists Association

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About the Partnership

We conducted a session for the Academy of Student Pharmacists within the American Pharmacists Association on crafting a CV and resume on December 01, 2023.

The session reached students at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, assisting them to navigate the pharmaceutical landscape as they graduate.

IBS & The Tax Club at OAU

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About the Partnership

We held a virtual education fair in conjunction with The Tax Club at Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria in November 2023.

As part of the session, we lectured over 150 students in Nigeria about graduate school applications, securing scholarships and improving one’s candidacy for competitive programs.

Other Events

IBS regularly hosts free events designed to help participants learn the intricacies of university applications and job openings.



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