Eight postgraduate students in the University’s Department of Nutrition and Dietetics have been selected to benefit from the M.Sc (Nutrition) Scholarship Awards by DUFIL (Nig.) Limited.

A release signed by the National Coordinator of the award, Professor Babatunde Oguntona informed that the scholarship was established by DUFIL, the manufacturers of Indomie Noodles, for students studying Nutrition.

According to him, FUNAAB Students had benefited in eight out of the 12 awards, which brought the number of beneficiaries of the awards to 42, in the past four years.

The release noted that the award covers school fees, N120,000 annual stipend and N100,000 project expenses, which are paid directly to the beneficiary students.