The Edo University, a World Class Institution located in Iyamho, Edo State, which upholds quality and excellence in teaching and research, with state-of-the-art facilities is desirous of awarding full scholarship to deserving students who scored a minimum of 260 in UTME and partial scholarship to deserving indigent students of Edo State origin who scored a minimum of 180 in UTME.
This is in line with the Edo State Government approval of 100 Indigent Scholarships for indigent candidates across the 18 Local Government Areas of Edo State and 5 Full Undergraduate Student Scholarships to the best applicants to Edo University Iyamho yearly as part of the University’s Corporate Social Responsibility.
The Scholarships are tenable only at Edo University Iyamho. However, candidates who meet the University’s entry requirements but have not applied to Edo University Iyamho are free to do so for the Indigent Scholarship. The indigent scholarship covers tuition fees only.
a. Undergraduate Full Scholarship Award: The Undergraduate Full Scholarship Award (UFSA) will be for the duration of any choice programme of candidates. This scholarship shall be for a maximum of five (5) candidates who have demonstrated high level of academic excellence.
b. Indigent Students Scholarship Award: The Indigent Students Scholarship Award (ISSA) will be for the duration of any choice programme and it covers only tuition fees. This award is part of Edo University Iyamho Corporate Social Responsibility in providing access to quality education in Nigeria.
The candidate must have chosen Edo University Iyamho or any other NUC recognized University as his/her first choice of University for UTME with a minimum score of 260 for Undergraduate Full Scholarship Award (UFSA) And 180 For Undergraduate Indigent Students Scholarship Award (ISSA).
The candidate must have met the entry requirements for admission into his/her course of study.
The candidate must demonstrate a high level of written and spoken English (please note that a CBT is an important mode of assessment for determining the best applicants).
Candidates of Edo State origin must show evidence of indigency to qualify for the Undergraduate Indigent Students Scholarship Award (ISSA).
Course Level: Scholarships are available for undergraduate candidates into the various programmes offered by the University as reflected on the University’s website.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should visit the Edo University Iyamho website on www.edouniversity.edu.ng/scholarship to fill an application form.
Screening and Interview Schedule
A CBT Screening and interview exercise holds on Monday 6th December 2021 for the purpose of selecting the best suitable candidates for the scholarships.
Application closes Sunday 5th December 2021.
Dr. (Mrs.) Isoken Ogboro