Apply for a Cyfed Scholarship

tThe 2017 Cyfed Undergraduate Scholarship applications opened on February 22 2017 and ended on April 26 2017.

The 2018 Scholarships will commence from the midnight of February 22nd 2018, and end on the midnight of April 26th, 2018. All times are based on GMT.

Please ensure you have the following the documents, which should be submitted seperately by email to:

  1. A valid Government-issued identity (ID) document (e.g. an International Travel Passport, a Voter’s Card, a National Identity Card or a Driver’s License). Applicants who are below the age of 18 years and are unable to apply for a government ID can submit a birth certificate.
  2. An official letter from your school (Head of Department) stating the following: Your full name, Gender, Matriculation number (Newly matriculated scholars who have not yet received a matriculation number or school ID must provide a  provisional admission letter from their institution of study), Course Title and Level, Department of Study;
  3. Certified (by a qualified legal practitioner) copies of the following. Note that the originals must be presented by successful applicants during the interviews:

          a) JAMB/UME result certificate

             b) Senior Secondary School Exam Certificate (WASSCE or NECO)

             c) A valid student ID for your host institution

             d) A recent passport photograph

             e) A letter of recognition from the Traditional Ruler of your town, confirming that you are from the Anambra East local Government Area of Anambra State, Nigeria. No other letters or documents will be accepted in lieu of this.

             f) A 500-word essay, about “My family”.

Note that originals of all the submitted documents will need to be viewed during the interview, which will only be attended by successful candidates

When the applications dates come around, simply click HERE to commence an online application.