The Busia County Education Support Scheme (Amendment) Act, 2018 is an Act of the County Assembly of Busia to regulate the provision of bursaries, scholarships and subsidized tuition for needy students in the County and for related purposes.

Section 4 of the Act Establishes The County Education Support Scheme Committee as the administrator of the Scheme.

Pursuant to Section 13, the Committee in its second sitting welcomes applications for the County Scholarship Scheme for the Financial Year 2018-2019. Students from Busia County are eligible to apply.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be qualified for the scholarship:

  1. Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue or those pursuing a programme in; Law, Medicine, Pharmacy, Architecture, Land Economics, Engineering, Veterinary Medicine and other specialized skills training
  2. Admitted, a continuing student or student with offer letter for admission to a tertiary institution or recognized university within Kenya.

How to Apply: Pick Application Form at The Department of Education & Vocational Training, Faridi Sacco Plaza 3rd Floor,Busia.

 Apply to:

The Secretary,

Busia County Education Support Scheme Committee,

County Government of Busia,

P.O Box, Private Bag Busia.


All applications from interested and qualified candidates must be submitted on the prescribed application form available at the Department of Education and Vocational Training

ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

We do not charge any application, processing, interviewing or any other fee in connection with this process.

All applications should be submitted to the Department of Education and Vocational Training by 5.00 pm on Monday November 12, 2018.