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Sport Based Foreign Scholarship - Post Graduate


Foreign Scholarships

Scholarship Description

The Kaduna State Scholarship and Loans Board have a mandate ‘To identify, select and empower qualified citizens of Kaduna state to meet the current and future manpower requirements of the State while remaining globally competitive’. 

Furthermore, the Kaduna State Government is particular about sports as a way of productively engaging our energetic young men and women. This scholarship is aimed at identifying and supporting talents while ensuring that academic excellence is not sacrificed. 

The Kaduna State Government is interested in giving international exposure in the areas of sports, education and best practices to its teeming youth who demonstrate excellent sports and academic credentials. Maximum spend on this type of scholarship is $41,000. Students with admission in schools requiring more than this amount can have a cocktail of scholarship and loans (loans are available from the Kaduna State Scholarship and Loans Board at 8% per annum.)

Successful candidates should see this as a great opportunity to build their capacity to be globally competitive. The State also sees this as an opportunity to build its sport talents profile and the human capacity of Kaduna State to be the best in Africa and one of the best in World. We invite you on board!

Scholarship Requirement

A letter of attestation from the sport department of your school
A graduating second class lower degree 2.5 of 4.0 for Masters application
A Masters merit for PhD application
Candidates can apply without a secured admission, but admission must be gotten from an approved university before scholarship award