Bode Amao Foundation (BAF) is a non-profit organization, founded in 2002, funded by Chief Bode Amao OON, and dedicated to the service of humanity and glory to God. BAF has so far supported 205 students in twenty seven (27) Universities from year of award to graduation in all geopolitical zones of Nigeria.

Applications are invited from qualified bonafide and registered Nigerian students from the catchment institutions for consideration for the award of scholarships to pursue first degree courses under the Chief Bode Amao Scholarship Award.

Applicants are expected to satisfy the following requirements:


  • University of Ibadan, Ibadan
  • University of Ilorin, Oshogbo
  • University of Uyo, Uyo
  • Osun State University, Oshogbo
  • Taraba State University, Jalingo
  • Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, Aliero
  • Unamdi Azikwe University, Awka


The eligibility of candidates will largely depend on the following criteria:
  • Attainment of high academic excellence with CGPA as the determinant factor
  • Undergraduate candidates should be at least at the 200 level of their course of study at the time of completing the forms

The Registrar of their respective Universities must certify the candidates are TRULY INDIGENT

The award is N70,000 per beneficiary per academic session and is active throughout the course of study


Application forms are obtainable free of charge form the Registrar's office of their respective institutions or can be DOWNLOADED HERE

The printed forms should be completed and supported by the attestation from the Registrar of their institutions, that, they have registered for the current academic year. The attested forms must reach the Secretariat not later than Thursday, 28th February, 2019.

Candidates are advised to make ONE ENTRY ONLY, and fill the forms correctly. Any false information will attract automatic disqualification.

Registrars of Universities where students are currently enjoying scholarship award by BAF are required to forward copies of results of the affected students for the last academic session to BAF Secretariat by post or scanned and send to the addresses below:


All applications should be addressed to:
Bode Amao Foundation (BAF)
P.O. 7088
Secretariat Post Office
Ibadan, Oyo State