The Presidential Special Scholarship Scheme for Innovation and Development (PRESSID), a postgraduate scholarship programme setup for excellent Nigerian graduates has announced the successful 2014/15 awardees. The scholarship initiated by the Goodluck Jonathan administration aims to give first class graduates from Nigeria the opportunity to study for a postgraduate degree in any prestigious university in the world.
The scholarship programme, coordinated by the National Universities Commission (NUC) began in 2012, with 101 first class graduate being awarded. This year (2014/15), 104 first class graduate would be awarded. They were selected after writing a qualifying test. Successful awardees [here] are to be in Abuja on Monday, 9th, June for briefing. Postgraduate Nigeria wish them well in their endeavors.

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