50 Million USD Scholarships For Brilliant Nigerian Students

Chief Executive of Chester Engineering, United States Mr. Bob Agbede has offered $50 million scholarship to best graduating engineering students in Nigeria.

The scholarship will be spread over the next 10 years and recipients would be free to pursue Master’s degrees in engineering in any US university.

The scholarship will be administered by the Institute of Directors (IOD), Nigeria.

Agbede said the gesture was his way of thanking God for his life and giving back to the society.

Four students from the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) and University of Lagos (UNILAG), who had grade point averages of 4.12 and above, have been shortlisted for consideration for the scholarship.
Source: The Nation Newspaper