Over 100 high school students in Osun State voluntarily registered and submitted themselves to be tested through ISERH Annual SSCE/UTME Scholarships' Competition known as Aspiring the Best Competition (ABC) for the year 2018 edition. The competition which was established in the year 2014, tests candidates in Mathematics, English and any other 2 subjects of choice. Candidates who make 75% in the competition win our SSCE/UTME scholarship and become ISERH Ambassadors, while their teachers who mentor them to win the competition get honoured with ISERH Excellent Teacher Award (ETA).
This is a part of the platform to send 500 Nigerain Teens back to school through the celebration of their academic excellence and the meritorious services of their teachers towards academically and morally impacting them (their students).
For this year's edition, IA Oladimeji of St. Paul Anglican Model College, Ile-Ife emerged as the 2018 Outstanding Candidate of the Year having recorded the highest aggregate score of 80%, while his mentor/teacher - ETA Oyeniran emerged as ISERH 2018 Outstanding Teacher - for mentoring Outstanding Candidate, ISERH 2018 Teacher of the year - for mentoring the highest number of winner, and ISERH 2018 Excellent Teacher along other 4 teachers for mentoring winners for the competition.
13 candidates, high school students, won ISERH 2018 SSCE/UTME Scholarships and among whom is IA Nafisat that recently came 6th in the 2018 Cowbellpedia Secondary School Mathematics TV Quiz Show - Senior Category. The 13 winners got inducted into ISERH Ambassadors Forum and have been conferred with the title of ISERH Ambassador. 4 candidates who made between 60% to 70% got inducted as ISERH Dream Scholars while 28 who made 50% to 59% received various degrees of consolation prizes.
From all of us at the Initiative for Sound Education, Relationship and Health, we sincerely appreciate everyone who graced the occasion and celebrated with the beneficiaries and their families. We urge those who failed the competition to never give up but brazen up to winning the 2019 edition of the competition.
Registration for the 2019 ISERH Annual SSCE/UTME Scholarships shall commence in the month of FEBRUARY, 2019 - God Willing. You can keep checking ABC Portal for updates about registration - http://abcportal.iserh.org