The scholarship program is designed to provide financial support to students of Ikereku, Abeokuta, Nigeria, who are pursuing their education at accredited Nigerian universities or polytechnics. The primary objective of this program is to extend one-time financial assistance to deserving Ikereku students, facilitating their pursuit of higher education at recognized Nigerian universities or polytechnics.


The Majekodunmi Bursary Award is a substantial financial support scheme designed to alleviate the financial pressures associated with higher education. Benefits of the award include:

  • Partial coverage of tuition fees, ensuring that recipients can focus more on their studies and less on the financial strain of education.
  • Aiding in essential academic-related expenses, including textbooks and living allowances, to ensure a well-rounded educational experience.
  • The award guarantees a minimum support amount of N100,000.00, reflecting the program’s commitment to making a significant impact on the recipients’ educational journey.


For the 2024/25 academic session, the award welcomes applications from students enrolled in accredited programmes at Nigerian universities and polytechnics. Eligibility extends to:

  • Students of public universities and polytechnics from the Egba Oke-Ona, Abeokuta communities, including Ago-Oko, Iberekodo, Idomopa, Ikereku, Ikija, Ilawo, Ijaye Kukudi, Ilugun, and Imala.
  • Applicants must be enrolled in undergraduate or postgraduate studies, demonstrating the award’s versatility in supporting a broad range of academic pursuits.
  • A recommendation letter from a notable community figure, such as a mosque or church leader, underscoring the applicant’s community engagement and character.
  • A demonstrated financial need, ensuring that the award reaches those who need it most.

Application Documents

  • A statement of financial need
  • proof of indigene of the communities listed above
  • recommendation letter from mosque or church in the community

Method of Application

  • Interested candidates are encouraged to apply for consideration.
  • Prospective students meeting the criteria should submit a concise summary outlining their financial requirements, career aspirations, and providing verifiable evidence of their roots in Ago-Oko, Iberekodo, Idomopa, Ikereku, Ikija, Ilawo, Ijaye Kukudi, Ilugun, and Imala.
  • Simply send your applications (statement of need, and proof of origin) via email to:

Application Deadline: May 31, 2024.