Heard about the AkwaIbom State Government Scholarship? This page contains the relevant guidelines on how to become a successful beneficiary of the AkwaIbom State 2023 Scholarship Award. You will also be guided on how to apply without hitches, and also the latest updates about the AkwaIbom State Bursary Award.
The AkwaIbom State Scholarship is part of the government social welfare and cooperate responsibility to the AkwaIbom Indigenes. The Scholarship is usually sponsored by the AkwaIbom 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 academics pursuit. Over the years, many students have benefited from the state Scholarship Program.
What many interested applicant 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. Being an AkwaIbomite is your first eligibility.
Requirements for AkwaIbom 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 AkwaIbom 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 AkwaIbom State
- Eastern Obolom
- Mkpat Enin
- Essien Udim
- Esit Eket
- Etim Ekpo
- Ikot Abasi
- Ikot Ekpene
- Nsit Ibom
- Udung Uko
- Urue Offong
- Oruk Anam
- Nsit Ubium
- Asutan Ekpe
How to Apply For AkwaIbom State Government Scholarship
Application is done online. The official website for AkwaIbom State Scholarship Application is https://akwaibomstate.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://akwaibomstate.gov.ng/. The forms will be out on the scholarship portal mentioned earlier.