UCC Scholarship 2023. The UCC StuFSO Scholarship is a financial aid program designed to provide support to Ghanaian students who face financial barriers to accessing higher education. The scholarship is awarded to eligible undergraduate and postgraduate students from Ghana who have demonstrated academic excellence and financial need.
The scholarship covers tuition fees, accommodation, and a living allowance for the duration of the recipient’s course. The amount of the scholarship varies depending on the course of study and your financial need. In this post, we will explore the UCC StuFSO Scholarship, how to apply, and the application deadline.
UCC StuFSO Scholarship Eligibility
To be eligible for consideration for the Centralized Scholarship/Bursary Scheme administered by StuFSO, the applicants must satisfy the following conditions
- Must be a Ghanaian by birth
- Enrolled as a student of UCC on full-time regular or distance programmes
- Demonstrate financial need supported by documentary evidence
- Must not be a beneficiary of another scholarship scheme
- Must be brilliant as determined by the University
- Must complete the application process by providing accurate information
UCC StuFSO Scholarship Requirements
Below are the requirements to be eligible for the UCC Scholarship
- Minimum CGPA Requirement is 2.5 (not applicable to medical/pharmacy students who are in level 200 and above as the grading system is different)
- Applicant must have an institutional email
- Undergraduate applicants must complete the first academic year
- Scanned copy of death certificate in case of death of parent
- Scanned copy of one of the following identification cards. (NHIS Card or National Identification Card or Voters ID and Passport)
Note: Only shortlisted applicants would be invited for an interview
How to Gain a UCC StuFSO Scholarship
- Check your eligibility
First, before applying for theUCC StuFSO Scholarship, it’s important to ensure that you meet the eligibility criteria. You must be a Ghanaian citizen, have a strong academic record, demonstrate financial need, and show a commitment to community service, leadership and also gain admission.
- Gather required documents
To complete your scholarship application, you will need to provide several documents. These include a personal statement, letters of recommendation, academic transcripts, and evidence of financial need. Be sure to have all these documents ready before starting your application.
- Complete the application form
Also, the application form for the Dora Gertrude Quaye Scholarship is available on the UHAS website. Fill out the form completely and accurately, providing all the required information. Be sure to proofread your application before submitting it.
- Submit your application
Once you have completed the application form and gathered all the required documents, it’s time to submit your application. The deadline for your scholarship will be communicated to students, so submit your application before the deadline.
- Wait for the outcome
After submitting your application, the scholarship committee will review it and make a decision. You will be notified by email or phone. You may also be required to attend an interview or provide additional information.
How to Apply UCC StuFSO Scholarship 2023/2024
Follow the steps bellow to apply for your UCC StuFSO Scholarship
- Visit the UCC StuFSO scholarship website
- Enter your Index Number
- Enter your Email
- Select weather you a NATIVE of a surrounding community
- Click on Check Eligibility button
- Complete the application form and upload the necessary doucments
- You will be short listed for a selection interview
Note: UCC StuFSO Scholarship Application deadline is 31st May, 2023
UCC Contact Infomation
The Registrar, University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast, Ghana.
Mobile Number: +233 32440, +233  32480-9
Email: [email protected]