AKISAN Undergraduate Scholarship 2024 for Nigerian Students (Up to $500) | Apply Now!

Applications for the 2024 AKISAN Undergraduate Scholarship program are now open. This Scholarship is a remarkable opportunity for academically talented and deserving students from Akwa Ibom State to pursue their higher education dreams.

AKISAN Undergraduate Scholarship 2024 for Nigerian Students
AKISAN Undergraduate Scholarship 2024 for Nigerian Students

The AKISAN Undergraduate Scholarship program is a commitment to supporting educational endeavours and promoting unity among Akwa Ibom indigenes. It also offers financial assistance to students enrolled in both Nigerian and American institutions.

Details About AKISAN USA

The Akwa Ibom State Association of Nigeria (USA),  commonly referred to as AKISAN USA, is a distinguished non-profit organization established on September 23, 1987.

Dedicated to promoting unity, economic development, and educational advancement among Akwa Ibom citizens, AKISAN USA operates as a membership-based, apolitical entity. Its objectives encompass a wide spectrum of initiatives aimed at enhancing the welfare and progress of Akwa Ibom State within Nigeria and abroad.

Benefits of AKISAN Undergraduate Scholarship

The AKISAN Undergraduate Scholarship is designed to support students at different educational levels:

  • $500 Award: The AKISAN Undergraduate Scholarship awards up to Ten (10) students currently pursuing studies in the USA with a Financial prize of up to $500.
  • N100,000 Prize: Sixty-two (62) students enrolled in Nigerian universities, polytechnics, and colleges of education will be granted a cash prize of N100,000 each.

Eligibility Requirements for AKISAN Undergraduate Scholarship

For U.S. Students:

  • Prospective Candidates must be indigenes of Akwa Ibom State.
  • Candidates must be students pursuing a taught program in any University, College or Community College in the USA.
  • He or she must be an Undergraduate student and;
  • The student is expected to be registered for the semester in which the scholarship is granted.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 undergraduate or a High School GPA of 3.0 (on a 5.0 scale), is required for first-year undergraduates.

For AKWA IBOM Students:

  • Candidates for the AKISAN Undergraduate Scholarship must be indigenes of Akwa Ibom State.
  • Should be currently enrolled in a public institution of higher learning anywhere in Nigeria.
  • Candidates must be Undergraduates students registered for the semester in which the scholarship is granted.
  • The required minimum GPA is 2.5 undergraduate or a High School GPA of 3.0 (on a 5.0 scale) for first-year undergraduates.

How to Apply for AKISAN Undergraduate Scholarship 2024?

Prospective candidates for the AKISAN Undergraduate Scholarship, are required to complete the application process by adhering to the following steps:

  • Review Requirements: Carefully read and understand the eligibility criteria outlined by AKISAN.
  • Prepare Application Materials: Ensure that you get the required documents ready for the application.
  • Submit Application: Complete the online application form provided on the AKISAN website at https://www.akisan.org/scholarship-application-2024/
  • Confirmation: Applicants will receive confirmation of successful submission upon completing the application process.

Application Deadline:

Applicants must ensure that all application materials are submitted before the specified deadline, which is March 31, 2024.

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