Scholarship info

General Information:

Each candidate must complete this form fully and correctly and submit it through the same channel Director-General’ Office Cross River State Scholarship Board on or before date of interview.

Completed application form be carefully submitted with the documents such as:

  1. Letter of admission to the institution you are studying
  2. Course Registration
  3. Certificate of Identification from your Local Government Area of Origin
  4. Last sessional examination result
  5. Two (2) passport size photographs with name fully written at the back and duly signed by photograph

Note that:  Application form incorrectly/incompletely filled, will not be processed.

The award is in ALL field of studies, tenable in public universities. Polytechnics and monotechnics in the country.

Basic Qualification:


Undergraduate Scholarship

All applicants for Undergraduate degree scholarship (including the handicapped) must possessed a minimum qualification of five credit in Senior Certificate examination: Including English Language and Mathematics. In addition, they must be in 2nd year of their studies or above and must have at least 3.5 CGPA on a 5-point scale in the previous academic year examinations.

Postgraduate Scholarship

All applicant for postgraduate degree scholarship (including the handicapped) should have at least first degree 2nd class upper or HND (Upper Credit Level).

HND Scholarship     

All applicants (including the handicapped must have a minimum of Upper Credit Pass at ND level.


Method Of Application:

Students who are qualified to apply according to the above criteria should fill application form following the website the Cross River State Scholarship Board.

Candidates are advised to make only one entry. Those who make multiple entries will be disqualify.


All Completed Application Forms Must Be Accompanied Photocopies Of The Following:

  • Educational certificates (on no account should original certificates be sent);
  • Letter of admission to the institution you are studying
  • Course registration
  • Last sessional examination result
  • Identity Card
  • Certificate of identification from your Local Government Council

All completed forms should be returned in sealed envelop to:

Director general’s

Cross river state scholarsdhip board


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