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Kwara gov approves bursary, scholarship for indigenes

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Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has approved the disbursement of the 2023/2024 Bursary and 2022/2023 Scholarship Award to the state indigenes in tertiary institutions owned by state and federal governments.

This was disclosed by the Commissioner, Kwara State Ministry of Tertiary Education, Dr. Mary Arinde, in a statement posted on the state’s official X handle on Sunday.

According to the statement, only indigenes of Kwara State who are final-year students attending government-owned, state, and federal, institutions are eligible to apply.

The statement read, “His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Kwara State Malam #RealAARahman CON has given approval for the payment of the 2023/2024 Bursary and 2022/2023 Scholarship Award to Kwara State indigenes in Tertiary Institutions owned by State and Federal Government.

“Only final year Students of Kwara State indigenes in Governments (State and Federal) Tertiary Institutions are eligible.

“All interested applicants are given Two (2) weeks from Monday, 11th March 2024 to apply for this year’s Bursary and Scholarship Award.

“Registration for this Bursary and Scholarship Award closes on Sunday, 24th March 2024.”

According to the statement, those interested in the bursary should register by logging on to and following the registration procedure.