The Ekiti State Government has instituted various scholarship and Bursary Awards for students of Ekiti State origin in the Federal, State and Private Universities in Nigeria and overseas. Free Application forms for undergraduate, Masters Degree, Ph.D and Physically Challenged are now available to prospective applicants at Ekiti state Scholarship Board, New Secretariat, Ado-Ekiti.
Scholarship Award Details
Applicants must be in 2nd year and above in their courses of study to be qualified for undergraduate Scholarship Award and must possess WASC/NECO/SSC with a minimum of 5 Credits including English Language and Mathematics at a sitting and minimum CGPA of 4.0 for University or the equivalent of a second class Upper Division, 3.5 for Polytechnics and 3.00 for NCE in their current institutions of study.
Applicants for Masters Degree and Ph.D Scholarship Award must possess a minimum GPA of 2nd Class Upper at undergraduate level. A strong letter of recommendation from the University of Masters Degree Programme is an additional prerequisite for the Ph.D Scholarship Award.
Physically Challenged Students in Tertiary Institutions (NCE, ND, HND and Degree Studies) are qualified for the Handicapped Scholarship Award.
Students on Part Times studies are not qualified for the Scholarship Awards.
All undergraduate, Polytechnic, NCE, School of Nursing and College of Health Technology students are qualified.How to Apply
All prospective applicants are to submit their application form(s) on or before, 31st October, 2013 at: Ekiti state Scholarship Board, New Secretariat, Ado-Ekiti.
Those who prefer to apply on-line should click HERE
Application Deadline 31st October, 2013.