APPLY HERE: UCC Scholarship for the Brilliant but Needy Students

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APPLY HERE: UCC Scholarship for the Brilliant but Needy Students

The Management of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) has called on brilliant but needy students to apply for the ‘UCC Scholarship for the needy/promising students‘. The scholarship is only meant for regular students. The Opening date for the scheme is Monday 23rd August 2021 whereas the deadline for application is Friday, 17th September 2021.

In order to qualify or be eligible for the Scholarship, a student must meet the following requirements:

  1. Must be a Ghanaian by birth
  2. Be enrolled as a student of the University of Cape Coast on full-time regular programmes
  3. Must have completed at least one academic year of studies (current level 100 students can apply)
  4. Be able to demonstrate financial need and must be ready to supply any documentary evidence for decision-making
  5. Must have a CGPA of 2.5 or 2.0 (for applicants from surrounding communities) and above.


  1. Visit and follow the instructions.
  2. Create an account to sign up (new applicants) or sign in (students with existing accounts) using institutional email. Students yet to be issued with Institutional email address should contact the Management Information System (MIS).
  3. Complete the application form and upload the necessary supporting documents
  4. Only shortlisted applicants will be invited to a selection interview

NOTE: Students who are currently on the scholarship and are yet to complete school are to apply to be considered for renewal.