The 2023/2024 Kaduna State Scholarship is a prestigious opportunity for students who are residents of Kaduna State, Nigeria. This scholarship program aims to provide financial support to deserving candidates pursuing higher education. In this blog post, we will guide you through the application process and provide essential details about the scholarship.

Host Institution(s):

The Kaduna State Scholarship is offered by the Kaduna State Government to residents of the state.


The scholarship is open to students pursuing various levels and fields of study, including university, polytechnic, college of education, and more. Eligible candidates can be pursuing undergraduate or postgraduate degrees in any discipline.

Scholarship Value:

Selected recipients of the Kaduna State Scholarship will receive financial assistance to support their education. The scholarship covers tuition fees, and the exact value may vary depending on the candidate's level of study and financial need.


To be eligible for the Kaduna State Scholarship, candidates must meet the following requirements:

  1. Academic Excellence: Applicants must have a minimum CGPA of 4.0 on a scale of 5.0 or 3.5 on a scale of 4.0.

  2. Continuing Students: Candidates must be enrolled in an educational institution and have at least one more semester to complete at the time of disbursement. Spillover students are not eligible.

  3. High School Results: Fresh students must provide evidence of Grade B in at least five subjects, including Mathematics and English, and Grade C for other subjects taken in WASSCE or NECO, all achieved in one sitting and not later than 2017.

  4. Residency: Applicants must be indigenes of Kaduna State.

  5. Institutional Approval: Students in higher institutions such as universities, polytechnics, and colleges of education must maintain a minimum CGPA of 3.0.

  6. Credential Verification: Eligible candidates will undergo a screening process to verify their credentials, including First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC), Certificate of Origin, and a statement of result containing their CGPA.

Application Instructions:

If you meet the eligibility criteria and wish to apply for the 2023 Kaduna State Scholarship, follow these instructions:

  1. Visit the official Kaduna State Government Scholarship website at

  2. Access the scholarship application form on the website.

  3. Fill out the application form with accurate and up-to-date information.

  4. Submit the required documents, including your academic records and certificates.

  5. Complete the application process within the specified deadline.

Remember that the scholarship application is entirely free, and the Kaduna State Government does not request any payment for the application form. Be cautious of any publications or individuals asking for money in exchange for the scholarship form.

Join the ranks of past beneficiaries who have received invaluable support through the Kaduna State Scholarship. Invest in your education and future by applying for this prestigious opportunity today. Good luck to all applicants!