Ubulu-Uku USA 2019 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 three years with exception of student in a program that is beyond three years but not to exceed 5 years of study)


Award Start Date
The recipients will be awarded in Fall of 2019 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 and currently in year 1
 Two-page 1000 word 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/ Church or Local Association Leader
 Two recent passport photographs
 All documents must be received by May 31, 2019

Entry Submission

Please submit the following documents on or before May 31, 2019.
 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/Church or Local Association Leader
 Two recent passport photographs
 All documents must be received by May 31, 2019


Submission cut of Date
1. All entry applications MUST be received on or before May 31, 2019
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 August, 2019. 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



2018 Ubulu-Uku USA Scholarship Award Recipient

Ubulu-Uku USA INC. would like to congratulate the recipient of our first scholarship award, Ms. Nancy Ben Odinakachukwu, who will be studying nursing at the University of Benin.

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Letter from UUU Scholarship Recipient, Nancy Ben Odinakachukwu

I want to appreciate God the giver of life for his grace and this board for finding me worthy to be a beneficiary of this laudable venture.
From the bottom of my heart I say and you to everyone who participated in reaching the decision to select me among so many who applied. I understand what it means and I promise to be a source of pride to everyone that contributed in reaching this life changing decision for me.
May God who worked this miracle for me through you all richly bless you.