Cross River State Scholarship Board Award 2022

This website contains instructions on how to be a successful recipient of the Cross River State Scholarship Award in 2022. You will also be given instructions on how to apply without difficulty, as well as the most recent information on the Cross River State Bursary Award.

The Cross River State Scholarship is part of the government’s commitment to the Cross River Indigenes in terms of social welfare and cooperation. The River State Government normally sponsors the scholarship through the State’s Bursary.

Aims and Objectives of the CRS scholarship Scheme

The Cross River State Scholarship Board’s mission is to support academic and research excellence through annual sponsorship of academic events and the awarding of scholarships to Cross River State indigenes who have demonstrated exceptional achievement.

To encourage academic involvement among the less fortunate through educational sensitization and sponsorship, including the giving of financial help (scholarships) to deserving students, with the support of the state government and other cooperating agencies.

This prize is intended to help young students in educational institutions, particularly those who have low financial resources to support their academic pursuits. Many students have benefited from the Cross River Scholarship Program over the years.

List of Eligible Local Government Areas In River State

  • Abi, Cross River
  • Akamkpa
  • Akpabuyo
  • Bekwarra
  • Biase
  • Boki, Nigeria
  • Calabar Municipal
  • Calabar South
  • Cross River South Senatorial District
  • Etung
  • Ikom
  • Obanliku
  • Obubra
  • Obudu
  • Odukpani
  • Ogoja
  • Yakurr Local Government
  • Yakuur
  • Yala, Nigeria

IMPORTANT: You can be a direct beneficiary of this scheme, within and even outside the country. All you need to do is simply be an indigene of the State.

Requirements for Cross River State Scholarship Scheme

A list of requirements will be shown below.

  • The first criterion to qualify for the scholarship award is that you must be an indigene of Cross River State.
  • You must be a student of an approved institution.
  • You must have good grades.
  • Students in Higher Institutions like the university, Polytechnics, College of Education etc are all expected to have a minimum CGPA of 3.0
  • Eligible candidates will have to go through screening where credentials will be verified.
  • First School Living Certificate (FSLC).
  • Certificate of Origin.
  • Statement of Result containing your CGPA (That is for University/Polytechnic/ College/ School of Nursing Students etc).

When will the scholarship form be out?

Once the scholarship form is out, I’ll update this page. Therefore, bookmark and check back later for more updates.

How to Apply For 2022 River State Government Scholarship

Firstly, you should note that all applications are done and submitted online on the official scholarship portal. As long as you meet all the requirements as outlined above, you can proceed to apply.

In case you encounter any problem, or you have further inquiry regarding the scholarship please contact the scholarship board thought the following contact information:

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