Eligibility Requirements and Application Instructions
Objective: Merit-based scholarships to cover tuition only, plus stipend (total may not exceed 80,000 Naira) to be awarded to students who demonstrate character, outstanding academic competence and future promise in their respective fields of study. Other extenuating circumstances, when necessary, may also be considered.
Eligibility: To be eligible, students must have completed one full academic year of study at the University of Nigeria with a GPA of 4.0 or higher on a 5.0 scale. Students must maintain a minimum GPA of 4.0 or higher during their remaining years of study in order to maintain the scholarship.
Application: To apply for the scholarship, eligible students must complete and submit the application forms by the due date. Applications are available online HERE. Only applications submitted through the online platform will be accepted. An on-campus interview of all finalists will be conducted by the scholarship committee. Recipients will be notified prior to beginning their next academic year. With the exception of current UNN-USA Scholars, (recipients of UNN-USA scholarships), all eligible students are encouraged to apply.
Application link can be found HERE.
TIPS: All UNN-USA scholarships are merit-based. Therefore, strong consideration is given to applicants who exhibit appropriate writing skills. So, applicants are urged to pay attention to grammar and arrangement.
UNN-USA is an equal opportunity non-profit org. registered under chapter 501c3 of the U.S. I.R.S..