If you remember, this scholarship application took place last year. This was after the State Executive council, on 27th June, 2022, approved that 500 indigent students of Akwa Ibom origin studying in public universities in Nigeria should be awarded Scholarships.
About 1,665 applicants indicated interest in the Akwa Ibom State Scholarship by applying on the state website but only 1,192 applicants were invited for aptitude test on 27th December, 2022 at UNIUYO ICT Centre after first screening.
Finally, only top 500 applicants who had the highest grades were selected. Those 500 applicants are seen below in the Akwa Ibom State Scholarship shortlisted names.
Science & Technology: 70%
Other Courses: 30%
- Science Courses – 372
- Arts – 128
The scholarship worth is N200,000 per beneficiary.
How to Get Paid
All shortlisted candidates are to pick up their cheques at:
The Office of the Honourable Commissioner,
Ministry of Education,
Idongesit Nkanga Secretariat,
Akwa Ibom State Scholarship Shortlisted Names (FULL LIST)
Congratulations once again to every shortlisted candidates. If your name is not on the list, it could only mean that you didn’t qualify and should try again next time.
Moreover, there are numerous other scholarship opportunities you can take advantage of. Keep applying.