Rivers State Scholarship 2013/2014
Rivers State Scholarship 2013 / 2014 Forms are currently available. Here are the basic requirements you’ll need to participate.
The Rivers State Sustainable Development Agency (RSSDA) invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for selection in the State Government Special Overseas Undergraduate Scholarship Programme for 2013/2014 session.
Courses – Below are the available courses that will be recommended for the Rivers State Scholarship.
- Agric Engineering
- Medical Sciences
- Computer Related studies
- Natural Sciences
- Town/Regional Planning
Who is Eligible for Rivers State Scholarship?
Indigenes - Must be of Rivers State Origin (Should submit a copy of LGA identification) Not above 21 years of age. (Confirmation of age preferably by birth certificate) A minimum of five (5) WASCE credits relevant to intended course of study. (NECO not acceptable) Must not be on a degree awarding programme or its equivalent Must submit a copy of LGA identification.
Non Indigenes – Applications are also welcome from children/wards of taxpaying non indigenes that have been resident in Rivers State for a minimum of 10years. In addition to the credentials mentioned above, 3 years tax clearance certificate and primary school certificate should be submitted alongside the application.
To Apply, Visit www.rssda.org for the application form (forms are not for sale)
Entries Open: November 30th, 2012
Entries Close: December 31st, 2012
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted through SMS, emails or notices posted on www.rssda.org and in all Local Government Council Secretariats Originals of credentials will be sighted during the screening of shortlisted candidates.