This page contains the relevant guidelines on how to become a successful beneficiary of the Abia State 2023 Scholarship Award. You will also be guided on how to apply without hitches, and also the latest updates about the Abia State Bursary Award.
The Abia State Scholarship is part of the government’s social welfare and cooperate responsibility to the Abia Indigenes. The Scholarship is usually sponsored by the Abia State Government through the State’s Bursary. This award is offered to assist young students in institutions of learning, especially for those who have limited resources to sponsor their academic pursuits. Over the years, many students have benefited from the Abia State Scholarship Program.
What many interested applicants did not know is that you can be a direct beneficiary of this scheme, within and even outside the country. All you need to do is simply be an indigene of the State.
Requirements for Abia State Scholarship Scheme
A list of requirements will be shown below.
- The first criterion to qualify for the scholarship award is that you must be an indigene of Abia State.
- You must be a student of an approved institution.
- You must have good grades.
- Students in Higher Institutions like the university, Polytechnics, College of Education etc are all expected to have a minimum CGPA of 3.0
- Eligible candidates will have to go through screening where credentials will be verified.
- First School Living Certificate (FSLC).
- Certificate of Origin.
- Statement of Result containing your CGPA (That is for University/Polytechnic/ College/ School of Nursing Students etc).
List of Eligible Local Government Areas In Abia State
- Aba North
- Aba South
- Isiala Ngwa North
- Isiala Ngwa South
- Obi Ngwa
- Osisioma Ngwa
- Ukwa East
- Ukwa West
- Umuahia North
- Umuahia South
- Umu Nneochi
- Traditional rulers
How to Apply For 2023 Abia State Government Scholarship Scheme
Application is done online. The official website for Abia State Scholarship Application is https://abiastate.gov.ng/scholarships-board/
Application Status: The deadline for application will soon be out once the scholarship form is out. For more information about the scholarship award, visit https://abiastate.gov.ng/. The forms will be out on the scholarship portal mentioned earlier.