2022/23 Orji Uzor Kalu Foundation scholarship for Nigerian undergraduates is targeted at funding 650 aspiring medical students through their first stages in any of the approved 12 universities in Nigeria. It is a funding scheme fostered by Orji Uzor Kalu and Venezuela Embassy in Abuja.Orji Uzor Kalu is a Nigerian politician and also a businessman with kids and a Noble married life. He’s the richest man in Abia state and was once the governor of Abia state. He is the one responsible for funding new 650 freshers in the medical field, basically Medical and Surgery for complete seven years of study. It covers accommodation, tuition fees, and stipends that will be deposited to the students directly.
You will receive your own stipend in the designated bank but that must be when you are selected as one of the applicants. For you to apply for 2022/23 Orji Uzor Kalu Foundation scholarship you must be a Nigerian student that hasn’t ever received Bachelor’s degree in a lifetime. Also, the candidate must have good grades in WAEC or NECO. “A” grades in Physics, Biology, and Chemistry is an added advantage.
All the Nigerian citizens that are interested in being one of the beneficiaries this upcoming season have to apply for the scholarship before the due date. The application will start on 20th August 2021 and ends on 20th September 2021. You have from now till September.
Number of Awards
650 students will be undertaken by 12 Nigerian universities. 50 students will be allocated to each university apart from Abia state university that will enroll up to 100 students.
Benefits of this Award
Unlike every other scholarship program, the 2022/23 Orji Uzor Kalu Foundation scholarship program will offer selected students rare opportunities that will pay off for the rest of their lives.
- First of all, you will stand the chance of studying medicine in any of the mentioned prominent Nigerian universities.
- Before that, the foundation will fund your JAMB and Post UTME ( if included ) and expect the selected applicants to send their admission letter to the foundation when shortlisted by any of the approved Universities.
- Remember that the foundation will not influence any of the admission processes.
- More so, your tuition fees and accommodation fees will be deposited directly to the university while your monthly stipend will be sent directly to your bank account.
Before we proceed, it will interest you to learn about the 12 universities that are qualified to undertake candidates for the 2022/23 Orji Uzor Kalu Foundation scholarship program.
These universities are solely participating in undertaking the next-generation medical doctors from their stage one in higher education.
- University of Nigeria Nsukka
- Abia state University
- Anambra State University.
- Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
- University of Calabar
- Enugu State University
- University of Maiduguri
- University of Ibadan
- University of Jos.
- Imo State University.
- Ebonyi State University
- Rivers State University
Candidates are expected to have passion and interest to study in any of the listed universities. You will have one or two of them as your choice.
What qualifies you for the ongoing scholarship program in Nigeria now
- You must be a Nigerian citizen.
- The candidates must have undergone and received WAEC or NECO results with good grades. Having an “A” in the three core science subjects is an added advantage.
- You must not be currently enrolled in any program at any of these universities.
- Intelligent students are expected to do better. That is why the foundation program will not influence your admission process.
- You will work hard for admission while the foundation program will take care of the funds.
Congratulations on finding out the qualification criteria that applicants are meant to meet up with. The next role is to discover how it is applied.
2022/23 Orji Uzor Kalu Foundation Scholarship Application
If you are still interested, you are expected to apply before the due date. Any application that is uploaded or submitted later than the deadline will neither be considered nor accepted. To apply
Send a photocopy of your WAEC result or NECO result and self-introduction letter that will be a maximum of 200 words to the mail address; email@example.com
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