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Kwara State Scholarship & Bursary for 2024

Are you interested in applying for the Kwara State Scholarship in 2024? If that’s the case, this article will be helpful; we will walk you through the application process and provide you with any additional information you require about the scholarship grant by the Kwara State Government.

Kwara State Scholarship is awarded to indigenes to help them succeed in their educational institutions. You will find the conditions and qualifications you need to be a beneficiary of this scholarship scheme on this website today. Many students have benefited in recent years, and you can too.

Kwara State Scholarship Requirements

A list of criteria for the Kwara State Scholarship program will be presented below:

  • The primary condition for receiving the scholarship is that you must be a Kwara State native.
  • You must be enrolled in a recognized educational institution.
  • You must have a solid academic record.
  • Students enrolled in higher education institutions such as universities, polytechnics, and colleges of education must have a minimum CGPA of 3.0.
  • Statement of Results includes your CGPA (for University/Polytechnic/College/School of Nursing students, for example).
  • Certificate of Origin
  • Other Related Educational Documents
  • Eligible candidates will be subjected to a screening process in which their credentials will be confirmed.

How to Apply for the Kwara State Scholarship

If you meet the criteria mentioned earlier and believe you are eligible for the scholarship, follow the steps below to apply. The registration procedure is as follows:

  1. To receive login information, register your bio-data on the platform.
  2. Fill out the online application form for the Bursary using your login information and password.
  3. Scan and upload the documents below to the internet (mandatory):
  4. Photograph the size of a passport
  5. Certificate of Citizenship
  6. The results of your most recent session have been stamped and signed by the proper authorities.
  7. Your Letter of Acceptance
  8. Your valid I.D. card from the institution.
  9. The receipt for the NAKSS Payment will also be uploaded.

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Application Period

The deadline for all interested applicants to apply for this year’s Scholarship Award is four (4) weeks from the date the form is released.

You can receive more information about the process by visiting the official website of the Kwara State Government. Please visit Kwarastate.gov.ng for additional information.

How to Apply for the Kwara State Bursary Award

To apply for the state’s Bursary grant, follow the procedures below:

  1. Please visit scholarship.kw.gov.ng/ for more information.
  2. To apply for a bursary, go to the Bursary Award page.
  3. To receive login information, register your bio-data on the platform.
  4. Fill out the online application form for the Bursary using your login information and password.
  5. Scan and upload the documents below to the internet (mandatory):
    • Photograph for a passport.
    • You will collect the Certificate of Citizenship from your Local Government.
    • The outcomes of your most recent session are stamped and signed by the proper authorities.
    • Your Letter of Acceptance
    • Your valid I.D. card from the institution.
    • NAKSS National Due Payment Documentation

All done!

About Kwara State Scholarship Board

The Kwara State Scholarship Board is a body that administers scholarships in the state of Kwara.

On November 3, 1982, during Governor Adamu Attah’s, the Kwara State Scholarship Board was created. The board was established primarily to act as a vehicle for providing financial help to students who are authentic Kwara state residents.

“Implementing Government policy on state scholarships and bursaries, as may be established from time to time” (Establishment Law 1982).

The following are the statuary functions of the board:

  • State scholarships are given to indigenes and outstanding students in Nigeria’s governmental tertiary institutions.
  • Kwara indigenes in all public Tertiary Institutions receive a bursary grant (year stipend).
  • Coordination of Federal scholarship interviews, nominations, and other associated opportunities.
  • Interviews and nominations for international scholarships are coordinated.

Other Scholarships for Students of Kwara State

Here is the rundown of other Scholarship opportunities available for Students in Kwara State.

Adisa Bakare Educational Endowment Fund Scholarship/Award

Kwara Indigenes in their final year of SSSIII and final year undergraduate in Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education are eligible for this scholarship award. Students who plan to attend law school or medical school face unique challenges are also eligible.

Evidence of actual need for the Award/Scholarship that is clear, concrete, and convincing is needed to be offered this scholarship. Selected candidates will be contacted at a later date for an interview.

The NITDA Scholarship Program

This student-aid program is now accepting applications from students who are qualified for the program. The mission of Nigeria’s National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) is to develop and regulate information technology.

Developing and regulating IT would aid in transforming Nigeria into an IT-driven economy, which will help the country compete globally and meet the critical demand for digital literacy.

Fully Funded Uk Chevening Scholarships

Chevening Scholarship applications for 2024 are now being accepted. Inform your relatives, friends, and classmates that the UK government offers fully financed scholarships to students pursuing a Master’s degree at any UK university.

Eligibility criteria: The award is offered to students pursuing a master’s degree in any field.

SPDC Scheme For University Joint Venture Scholarship Awards

To promote academic excellence and improve the skills of young Nigerians, the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (Operator of the NNPC/SPDC/TEPNG/AGIP Joint Venture) invites applications from suitably qualified Full-Time Nigerian Students admitted in the 2024/25 academic session to apply for its University Scholarship.

That’s the size of this article as we have been able to delineate how to apply for the Kwara State Scholarship. This piece also covered the state’s Bursary Award and other scholarship opportunities from other bodies.

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