Kano State Government on Friday said the application portal has been opened for the resumption of postgraduate local and international scholarships for its indigenes.
A statement signed by Sanusi Bature, the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor Abba Kabir Yusuf, said the scholarship is in line with the commitment of Kano state government’s effort to implement its campaign promises.
The statement read further:
”It may (be) recalled that the last scholarship was offered in 2015 by Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso’s administration which sponsored the third batch of 503 first class gradutes to different 14 countries round the globe.
”In view of the development, application are invited from suitably qualified graduates for Kano state postgraduate foreign and local scholarship for the year 2023/2024 academic session.
”Any eligible candidate to enjoy the scholarship must be an indigene of Kano state with first class degree honours or its equivalent from a reputable university/institution, be medically fit to travel and study.
”Candidates who fullfiled the conditions stated above can log into a website, www.kanostategov.ng./scholarship application and are to be invited for a screening interview at the office of the secretary to the state government and are to come with the copies of credentials comprising of; indigene certificate, medical certificate,birth certificate, primary school certificate,WASC/GCE/SSCE certificate, degree certificate and the exercise will last for fourteen(14) days from today.”