Edo Club of New Jersey Scholarship for Undergraduate Students 2024

The Edo Club of New Jersey stands as a support and encouragement system for students of Edo descent. As part of its commitment to fostering educational excellence and cultural pride, the Edo Club has announced its scholarship program for undergraduate students in the year 2024.

Edo Club of New Jersey Scholarship For Undergraduate Students 2024
Edo Club of New Jersey Scholarship For Undergraduate Students 2024

This scholarship is open to undergraduate students enrolled in universities, colleges, and tertiary institutions. The goal is to help overcome financial barriers and ensure students can successfully complete their studies by providing funding assistance.”

Scholarship Details

The scholarship for 2024 is designed to assist undergraduate students who have shown academic prowess and a deep connection to their Edo roots. The selection process is competitive, with a focus on identifying individuals who not only excel academically but also demonstrate a commitment to giving back to their community.

Available programs

For the 2024/2025 academic session, the Edo Club of New Jersey Scholarship will be accepting applications for the following academic programs:

  • Science and Technology
  • Medicine and Medical Sciences
  • Education
  • Agriculture
  • Business/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Law
  • Environmental Science

Participating Institution

  • Federal or State Universities,
  • Polytechnics, or
  • Colleges of Education

Scholarship Benefits 

  • The Edo Club of New Jersey, USA, has acknowledged the difficulties faced by many students in affording higher education. To address this issue, the club is establishing a scholarship fund to support students from Edo State who are in need of financial assistance. The selection process will consider various factors, including the student’s character, financial situation, academic performance, community involvement, and leadership skills.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Only Edo state indigenes are eligible to apply.
  • All applicants must be enrolled as full-time students in their second year or higher at a federal or state university, polytechnic, or college of education.
  • To be eligible, all applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 4.0 on a 5-point scale or 5.0 on a 7-point scale.
  • For NCE and HND applicants, a minimum CGPA of 3.5 on a 4-point scale is required.
  • The scholarships are only available for students in Nigeria and will take effect at the beginning of the academic session.

Application Documents

  • A copy of the applicant’s passport photo
  • Letter of Admission to the Institution.
  • CGPA results
  • National Identity Number (NIN) Card
  • State of Origin Certificate

How to Apply for Edo Club of New Jersey Scholarship For Undergraduate Students 

To apply, please follow these steps:

  • Express your interest by sending a letter of intent to the designated email address, as found on the official website, with the specific subject line “2024 SCHOLARSHIP”.
  • Ensure you attach all required supporting documents to your email.
  • Successfully complete the rigorous selection process, which will be conducted by the esteemed Edo Club of New Jersey Education Committee.

Application Deadline

July 26, 2024.



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