The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) in cooperation with the Drolor Education Foundation and supported by the Drolor Centre for Strategic Leadership (DCSL) launched the Drolor Scholarship Scheme (DSS) in 2016. The Scheme is the brain-child of HRM Drolor Bosso Adamtey I, Chancellor of the University (2015-2019), and Suapolor of the Sɛ (Shai) Traditional Area).

The Scheme is in line with the mission of UPSA to provide and promote Quality High Academic and Professional Education in Business and other social science related disciplines by leveraging a structured mix of scholarship with professionalism.

The Scheme focuses on undergraduate education as a means of inspiring and supporting the next generation of scholars from the Shai and other Ga-Dangbe Traditional Areas, by providing much needed assistance to brilliant but needy students from the area.

The Scheme is currently supported by funding from the Chancellor of the University

Who Can Apply?

The DS Scheme is currently accepting applications from qualified candidates from the Shai and other Ga-Dangbe Traditional Areas for Diploma and Undergraduate Degree programmes run by the University.

The DSS applicants can be new or continuing undergraduate students.

Scholarship Coverage

Scholarships cover only tuition.

How to Apply

The eligibility criteria which also encapsulates the application format is currently available on-line at

Applicants must acquaint themselves with every detail of the criteria to ensure their eligibility before applying for sponsorship.

All applications, introductory letters from Traditional Councils where applicants hail from, and other relevant documents (as stipulated in the Eligibility Criteria) must be forwarded to the Drolor Centre for Strategic Leadership (DCSL) Secretariat at UPSA.