Although this scholarship has been less heard of in previous years, the Rivers state governor’s special overseas undergraduate scholarship has being announced in 2018.
The Rivers State Sustainable Development Agency (RSSDA) has notified that the Governor’s Special Overseas Undergraduate Scholarship is for Indigenes and long-stayed non- indigenes.
Available Courses For Rivers Undergraduate Scholarship
₹ Engineering (Including Agric Engineering, Architecture)
₹ Medical Sciences
₹ Computer Related studies
₹ Natural Sciences
₹ Town/Regional Planning
Who Can Apply For Rivers Scholarship For Rivers lndigenes:
₹ Must be of Rivers State ( submit, a copy of LGA identification)
₹ Not above 21 years of age (Confirmation of age preferably by birth certificate)
₹ A minimum of five (5) SSCE credits relevant to intended course of study. (NECO not acceptable)
₹ Must not be on a degree awarding programme or its equivalent
For Non Indegens:
Applications are also welcome from children/wards of taxpaying non indigenes that have been resident in Rivers State for a minimum of 10 years. In addition to the credentials mentioned above, 3 years tax clearance- certificate and primary school certificate should be submitted alongside the application.
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted through SMS. emails or notices posted on www.rssda.org
and in all Local Government Secretariat Originals of credentials will be sighted during the screening of shortlisted candidates.
Application Closing Date: