Ondo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission OSOPADEC Bursary / Scholarship Scheme (2018/2019 Academic Session)

Posted on: Mon 24-05-2021

In line with our avowed commitment to supporting the educational pursuits of students in Tertiary Institutions who are indigenes of Ilaje and Ese-Odo Local Government Areas (mandate areas), the Ondo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (OSOPADEC) hereby invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for its 2018/2019 Bursary and Scholarship awards, details of which are as follows: 


Interested Applicants: 

(I) Must be indigenes of either Ilaje or Ese-Odo Local Government Area;

(ii) Must be full-time students of recognized Private or Public Tertiary Institutions within the country as at 2018/2019 Academic Session; 

(iii) For scholarship award, applicants must have at least Second Class Upper Division (or its equivalent); 

(iv) Postgraduate as well as current students of the Nigerian Law School are also eligible to apply; 

(v) Special waiver/consideration will be given to applicants currently undergoing courses of interest to the Commission, which include: Medicine & Surgery, Physiotherapy, Pharmacy, Ophthalmology, Dentistry, Nursing, Midwifery, Medical Laboratory, Engineering, Fisheries & Aquaculture, Architecture and Quantity Surveying. 

(vi) All other courses not listed above will be qualified for bursary award only; 

(vii) Part-time/sandwich, Pe-degree, NTI Certificate/Diploma students and others from institution not accredited by relevant government agencies are not qualified; 

(viii) No change of Bank details will be entertained after submission of application.


Every new application for the OSOPADEC Bursary and Scholarship online registration must be accompanied with the following documents:

i. One recent Passport Photograph; 

ii. Evidence of Local Government Area of Origin; 

iii. JAMB Admission Letter; 

iv. School fees receipts (2018/2019 Academic Session); 

v. Student Identity Card. 

N.B: Beneficiaries of 2017/2018 edition need not upload the above documents except their passport photographs. 


The registration portal is opened on OSOPADEC website: bursary.osopadec.org for 21 days, starting from 23rd May, 2021 to 13th June, 2021.


Dr. Victor Koledoye