UNILORIN Grants Scholarships To 246 Students of Different Departments

The Senate of the University of Ilorin has
awarded scholarships to 246 of its students
during the 2014/2015 academic session.
The breakdown of the awards, contained in the
just published University of Ilorin 2014/2015
Annual Report, showed that the scholarships
were awarded to 12 students of the Faculty of
Agriculture, 32 students of the Faculty of Arts,
14 from the Faculty of Basic Medical Science,
six from the Faculty of Clinical Science, 16 from
the Faculty of Communication and Information
Sciences, 37 from the Faculty of Education and
36 students from the Faculty of Engineering and
Technology.
Others included one student from the Faculty of
Environmental Sciences, 13 students from the
Faculty of Law, 16 from the Faculty of Life
Sciences, 12 from the Faculty of Management
Sciences, six from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical
Sciences, 23 from the Faculty of Physical
Sciences, 20 from the Faculty of Social
Sciences, and two from the Faculty of Veterinary
Medicine.
The Annual Report quoted the Vice-Chancellor,
Prof. AbdulGaniyu Ambali, as explaining that the
scholarship award was “basically to reward hard
work and to serve as morale booster for the
recipients while it will further motivate and
encourage other students to strive hard to attain
that great height”.
Prof. Ambali commended the University scholars
and advised other students to attach seriousness
to their studies for them to be recipients of the
award in the 2015/2016 academic session.
The Vice-Chancellor pointed out that the
University of Ilorin is known for the best and
pledged that his leadership would continue to do
everything humanly possible not only to sustain
the feat but also to consolidate on the existing
achievements.

Author: Amakvitaa

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