In a statement released by the management board of the Ebiri Scholarship Scheme via Mr. Ndukwe Dibia, and titled “Akwukwo Ebiri Scholarship Fund since its inception,” we have made three editions of this award.
The first edition produced three (3) awardees while the second edition produced five (5) awardees and finally the third edition produced three (3) awardees.
The award in 2008 to three persons was made possible from donations received in 2007 while the award in 2009 to five persons was made from donations received in 2008. The 2010 award was made from donations
received in 2009 and 2010.
April 2013 Update:
The 2012 edition produced three (3) awardees.
The scholarship scheme is currently being managed by an international board comprising:
- Engr. Emmanuel O. Ukandu – Houston (USA)
- Prof. Ogwo E. Ogwo – Uturu (Nigeria)
- Dr. Eme Ekekwe – Port Harcourt (Nigeria)
- Engr. Nd Uche – The Hague (Netherlands)
- Mazi Oko Igbokwe – Houston (USA)
- Engr. Emmanuel Ibekwe – Port Harcourt (Nigeria)
- Mr. Ndukwo Dibia – Uturu (Nigeria)