Are you looking forward to applying to your first year of study program at a prestigious Nigerian university?
Then you will be delighted to know that Benson Idahosa University is providing its Scholarships, to eligible participants for the year 2020.
The award is available only to Nigerian students as the University has set up this program with the aim to provide financial relief/assistance by way of discounts on selected programs of study and discipline to CGMi members and children.
About The Awarding Institution
Benson Idahosa University is a private Christian University providing state-of-the-art undergraduate, postgraduate and professional education.
Students will be given equal opportunity to gain invaluable practical experience through special programs, tasks, entrepreneurship attachments and internships with top-notch companies.
Every student is given equal opportunity to gain invaluable practical experience through special programmes, tasks, entrepreneurship attachments, and internships with top-notch Companies in their fields of interest, to get them equipped for life after school.
At the BIU, students have opportunities to earn Scholarships through diligent application in their academics, leadership responsibilities and extracurricular activities.
Why You Should Study At Benson Idahosa University
At BIU, Students enjoy a crisis- free campus environment, where they can peacefully achieve their academic pursuits.
There are no cults or strikes on campus.
The student’s leadership programme i.e. the resident advisors, student chaplains, and more offer students leadership roles, that help them develop their leadership and communication skills to succeed long after they graduate.
BIU offers a very conducive hostel accommodations, sporting facilities and sizeable lecture halls that conveniently accommodate all students.
BIU ensures that it’s student are inspired and their perspective broadened on spiritual growth in Christ, leadership, wealth, creation, politics, entertainment and more.
Under this University, students are exposed to training from some of the most renowned leadership institutes and knowledgeable men and women of great achievements.
All students, irrespective of course of study, receive training in entrepreneurship, administration, management, personal branding, proposal development, resume writing and communication, negotiation, and project management.
Benson Idahosa University Scholarship Awards
Awarding University: Benson Idahosa University
Course Level of Study: Any Studies
Access Mode: Online (Application process is carried out online)
Required Nationality: Domestic students
Deadline for the Application: September 30th Annually
What Determines Eligibility?
Only students from the home country (Nigeria) are eligible to apply for this program.
Acceptable Course of Study: The sponsorship is available to interested candidates seeking to pursue any Degree program that is offered by the University.
Eligibility Requirements for Scholarship (First-time Applicants) are as follows:
- Candidates who are Bonafide Members of CGMi and certified by the Office of the Director of Administration, CGMi.
- Candidates have UTME Score as approved by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
- Absence of Criminal record
- The interested candidate must be enrolled full-time program.
How You Can Apply
In order to be able to apply, Applicants need to enroll for an admission into the University. After receiving the admission, the candidates are then automatically considered to apply to this study program.
This program is subject to renewal every academic year (after admission), and in order to be eligible to keep receiving the stipends the awarded candidates will have to achieve a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.5 (which translates to second class Upper Division) every academic year.
Get more information, you can check out the Admission Requirements.
Required Documents: applicants will be required to submit a complete application includes an online application, that includes a clearly written research objective, Professional resume, three letters of reference specifying the personal, academic and professional competence of the candidate, Student copy of academic transcripts, TOEFL score report.
All the interested candidates should have a very good command of the English language. Therefore, the application should be written in English.
Benefits Of The Award
The selected applicants will receive various award amounts which will directed to their tuition fees.