Cross River State Government Local Scholarship Award 2017

Cross River State Government Local Scholarship Award 2017 application has commenced. Applications are invited from interested and equally qualified students of Cross River State origin currently undergoing Undergraduate and Postgraduate studies in Nigerian Public Tertiary Institutions.

The Cross River State Government Scholarship is a local scholarship for Undergraduates and Postgraduates for 2016/2017 Academic Session in all field of studies: Arts, Medicine, Humanities, Social Science, Education, Law, Pharmacy, Para-Medicals, Engineering, Sciences, Computer Science, ICT, Environment Science, Language, Business Management etc.

Cross River State Government Local Scholarship Award

Cross River State Government Scholarship Award 2016/2017

Below are the requirements (eligibility criteria) and how to apply for the scholarship;

Eligibility Criteria For Cross River State Government Scholarship


  • Applicants must be from the second year of studies of their studies.
  • Must be on a full time regular studies
  • Must have a good cumulative grade point average in the previous year’s examination

Postgraduate Students:

  • A minimum of 2nd (Class Upper Division) or HND Upper Credit.
  • Must have completed their NYSC Program

How To Apply For The Local Scholarship

Interested and qualified applicants who want to apply for the Cross Rivers State Government Local Scholarship for 2016/2017 are to collect Application Form free of charge from the State Scholarship Board and return same accompanied with photocopies of the following:

  • Admission Letter
  • Previous Session’s Examination Result
  • Certificate of Local Government Area of Origin
  • Letter of Attestation from the Head of Department
  • Any other relevant documents

All application forms are to be submitted to:

Cross River Scholarship Board,
Micheal Ani Secretariat,
Hope Waddell Avenue,
P.M.B. 1007, Calabar,
Cross River State.

Application Closing Date

The deadline for submission of application is not specified. Applicants are therefore advised to submit as soon as they can or inquire from the scholarships board using the information below.

For Further Enquiries Contact:

Director – General,
Cross River State Scholarship Board,
Block D, Micheal Ani Secretary,
Hope Waddell Avenue,

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