ABOUT THE COMPANY
The Federal Government Scholarship Schemes was formed with the aim of improving education in Nigeria, as well as the welfare of the students at tertiary institutions in the country.
The Scholarship Schemes is for undergraduate and postgraduate students who are currently studying at second year level and above.
ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP
Scholarships are awarded each year to Undergraduate (UG) students, Postgraduate (PG) students, Higher National Diploma (HND) students, Post Higher National Diploma (PHND) students and National Certificate in Education (NCE) students.
The scholarship award will be to the following values:
Undergraduate students: N 150,000/ annumHND: N 100,000/ annumNCE: N 100,000/ annumPostgraduate students: N 180,000/ annumPost HND: N 180,000/ annum
FIELDS OF STUDY COVERED
Medicine and ParamedicalsScience and TechnologyHND (Science and Technology)Science Subjects with EducationArts and other Subjects with EducationNCELawLiberal Arts/ Social/ Management Sciences
Please ensure that you meet these minimum entry criteria before applying:
Nigerian citizenStudying full-time at a Nigerian Tertiary Institution (University/ Colleges of Education/ Polytechnics/ Monotechnics)In second or third year of study towards an NCE programmeAchieved a minimum score of 4.0 CGPA on a 5 point scale (or equal to) in prior exams
Ensure that you read and intend on following the Rules and Condition (found at: http://www.fsb.gov.ng/index.php/scholarship/rules-and-condition) before applying.
HOW TO APPLY
Application forms can be downloaded at:
Undergraduate Scholarship: http://www.fsb.gov.ng/index.php/scholarship/nigerian-award/undergraduate-scholarship-award
Postgraduate Scholarship: http://www.fsb.gov.ng/index.php/scholarship/nigerian-award/postgraduate-scholarship-award
HND Scholarship: http://www.fsb.gov.ng/index.php/scholarship/nigerian-award/hnd-scholarship-award
NCE Scholarship: http://www.fsb.gov.ng/index.php/scholarship/nigerian-award/nce-scholarship-award
Application forms can also be obtained from the Registrar’s Offices at Federal and State Universities, Colleges of Technology, Federal and State polytechnics
The following documentation will be required from each applicant (please submit COPIES only):
2 x photographs (passport size): with the students name written on the back and signed by the studentIdentity CardEducational certificatesLatest exam resultsLetter of admission from tertiary institution where you are studyingCourse RegistrationLetter of identification from local government/ state
You will be required to submit your completed application form and documents to your interview centre.