The Borno State Scholarship Board is an organization established by the Borno State government in Nigeria. Its primary purpose is to provide financial support and educational opportunities to students from Borno State to help them achieve their academic goals. Here are some key points about the Borno State Scholarship Board:

Objective: The main objective of the board is to offer scholarships to deserving students to alleviate the financial burden of education. This support extends to both undergraduate and postgraduate students

His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Borno State, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, has announced a special scholarship for Borno State indigenes. This scholarship aims to support students from all twenty-seven Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Borno State who wish to study Medicine (MBBS), Engineering, or the Chinese Language at prestigious institutions in the People’s Republic of China

Scholarship Courses

  • Chinese Language
  • Engineering
  • Medicine


For Medicine and Engineering: To qualify for these programmes, applicants must excel in the following subjects listed above

Applicants must be between 18 to 25 years old.

For the Chinese Language: Candidates must have outstanding results in art subjects.

Minimum marks:

  • Medicine (MBBS): Achieve at least 75% in WAEC
  • Engineering: Achieve at least 65% in WAEC

Method of Application

Click Here to Apply

Application Deadline: August 8, 2024.