With a view to contributing to the development of human resources in the field of IP in Africa, scholarships are offered by WIPO and ARIPO to highly motivated persons from Africa to participate in this Program. Each scholarship covers travel, tuition, registration fees, medical insurance, board and lodge during the Residential Learning Phase. To qualify for scholarship, the applicant should not be more than 40 years of age. The age limit of 40 is not applicable to self-sponsored students.