Applications are accepted from interested undergraduate students for the Josephus Foundation Scholarship. The scholarship covers tuition and accommodation fees.
First Technical University invites application for Josephus Foundation Scholarship from all newly admitted undergraduate and direct entry students and from students being considered for admission to First Technical University, Ibadan in the 2018 admission cycle, irrespective of nationality, state of origin, tribe, sex, religion, or social status.
Josephus Foundation Scholarship is a highly competitive scholarship endowed by the Josephus Foundation, courtesy of the University Chancellor, Chief (Dr.) Tunde Afolabi, MFR. It is part of the institution’s support services to exceptionally brilliant but indigent students who otherwise may not be able to afford University tertiary education.
The scholarship is a partial scholarship that covers tuition and accommodation fees only, while the beneficiaries will be responsible for a one-time payment of other municipal and service charges as enumerated in the schedule of fees for undergraduate students which is available on the University website
The Scholarship will be offered on an annual basis to newly admitted (UTME, JUPEB and direct entry) students and could be held, subject to satisfactory performance, for the duration of a beneficiary’s programme of study.
Josephus Foundation Scholarship Eligibility.
Applicants for the scholarship must satisfy the following criteria
- Have accepted admission or under consideration for admission to any of the degree programmes at First Technical University, Ibadan in the on-going 2018/2019 admission cycle;
- passed at only one sitting ordinary level English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Biology/Agricultural Science/Geography at least at the credit level. In addition, Direct Entry students must have at least Credit at advanced level in any 3 relevant science subjects;
- perform satisfactorily in the University Scholarship Screening Examination; and
- Maintain a Cumulative Grade Point Average of at least 3.50 to qualify for annual renewal of the scholarship.
How to Apply for Josephus Foundation Scholarship.
Interested and qualified candidates should CLICK HERE to apply.
Interested candidates who meet the criteria listed above should apply by clicking on the “Apply” button below:
Deadline: 9th November, 2019.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a competitive aptitude test on Wednesday 14th November, 2018. Inquiries should be sent to email@example.com