Ubulu-Uku USA 2018 Scholarship Award Program

Objective
The purpose of the scholarship scheme is to assist underprivileged (low income and first generation) sons
& daughters of Ubulu-Uku to continue their educational pursuits in any federal/state University in Nigeria.
First generation means families in which neither parent holds a bachelor's degree.


Scholarship Amount
A maximum of one hundred thousand Naira (N100, 000.00) will be awarded every year until completion of
study* (A limit of four years with exception of student in a program that is beyond four years but not to exceed 6 years of study)


Award Start Date
The first recipients will be awarded in Fall of 2018 and thereafter as long the student(s) is in a good
academic status.


Eligibility
 Open to all sons and daughters of Ubulu-Uku
 Must reside in Ubulu-Uku
 Parents must be low income with no formal education (High school or less)
 Must have completed secondary school
 Must study in Nigeria
 Gained admission to a State or Federal university
 Two-page essay detailing financial need or support


Criteria for selection
 Proof of financial assistance/need
 Proof of Ubulu-Uku indigene
 Copy of letter of admission
 Letter of acceptance
 Two-page typed essay detailing financial need or support
 Proof of parent's low income
 Proof of parent's non-formal education
 Three letters of recommendation from teachers/Community Leaders
 Two recent passport photographs
 All documents must be received by May 30, 2018

Entry Submission

Please submit the following documents on or before May 30, 2018.
 Proof of financial assistance/need
 Proof of Ubulu-Uku indigene
 Copy of letter of admission
 Letter of acceptance
 Two-page typed essay (not less than 1000 words) detailing financial need or
support
 Proof of parent's low income
 Proof of parent's non-formal education
 Three letters of recommendation from teachers/Community leaders
 Two recent passport photographs
 All documents must be received by May 30, 2018


Submission cut of Date
1. All entry applications MUST be received on or before May 30, 2018.
2. Incomplete and late applications will not be considered.
3. All entry MUST be submitted via ubuluukuusa@gmail.com
4. Any entry submitted through Social Media, by hand or mailed will be
rejected.


Recipient Notification
The successful recipients will be notified by July 1, 2018. An acknowledgement correspondence from
awardee(s) must be received before award is disbursed.


Michael Eboka
President, UUU USA INC.

Scholarship Applications

Paper Application

Digital Application