Edo State University (EDSU) Scholarship Award for Undergraduates

Applications are being accepted for the outstanding scholarships offered by Edo State University in Uzairue for the academic year 2023–2024. This is your opportunity to apply for a scholarship at a top university known for high-quality education if you strive for excellence and need financial assistance.

Scholarship Categories

Undergraduate Full Scholarship Award

  • Duration: Extends through your chosen programme.
  • Criteria: Your first choice in UTME must be Edo State University.
  • Score Requirement: A minimum UTME score of 260.
  • Slots Available: Only five exceptional candidates will be awarded.

Indigent Students Scholarship Award

  • Award: 100 scholarships available for indigent students.
  • Coverage: It includes tuition fees for your chosen programme.
  • Criteria: Specifically for Edo State indigenes with a UTME score of 180.

Eligibility Requirements

  • UTME Score: You must have a minimum score stipulated for each scholarship category.
  • English Proficiency: High competency in written and spoken English is required.
  • Proof of Indigency: Edo State origin students must provide evidence of indigency.
  • Programme Exclusions: Note that Medicine, Law, Nursing, and MLS are not covered as they are oversubscribed.
  • Admission Requirements: You must meet EDSU’s entry requirements for your chosen course.

Application Method

  • Application Portal: Visit EDSU’s scholarship page to submit your application online.
  • Screening Date: Set a reminder for the CBT Screening and Interview on Wednesday, 22nd November 2023.


EDSU’s scholarship awards are at the discretion of the university management and are not an entitlement.