Apply for Lagos State Postgraduate Scholarship Form – 2016/17

Lagos State Scholarship Board – Lagos State
Postgraduate scholarship award scheme
application form for the 2016/2017 academic
year. THIS SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME IS FOR
LAGOS STATE INDIGENES ONLY STUDYING IN
ANY TERTIARY INSTITUTION ACROSS THE
COUNTRY.
Lagos State Scholarship Board invites suitably
qualified candidates to apply for the state’s
postgraduate scholarship award scheme for the
2017/2017 academic session.
OVERVIEW OF LAGOS STATE POSTGRADUATE
SCHOLARSHIP.
All applicants are required to make a Payment of
N2,000.00 for Local Scholarship through the
Office of Special Adviser on Education, Alausa
Secretariat.
Then take the treasury receipt to the Lagos
State Scholarship Board to secure their secret
voucher pins for online application. Application
will not be processed without evidence of
treasury receipt.
Application deadline is 23rd December, 2016.
LAGOS STATE POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
REQUIREMENTS / ELIGIBILITY.
1. All applicants must have gained full time
admission into an accredited Nigerian tertiary
Institution for postgraduate studies (Masters or
Doctorate).
2. All Post-graduate applicants:
i. Where CGPA scale is 7.0 (e.g University of
Ibadan) he /she must have graduated with a
minimum of 4.9/7.0 at undergraduate level
ii. Where CGPA scale is 5.0 (e.g University of
Lagos) he /she must have graduated a minimum
of 3.5/5.0 at undergraduate level
3. All applicants must be in their first year or
above
4. All applicants must have completed LASRRA
Registration
5. All applicants must have a signed letter of
identification from their respective Oba
6. All applicants must have a signed letter of
identification from their respective local
government
7. All applicants must purchase a Scholarship
application form. (Payment of N2,000.00 for
Local Scholarship) through the Office of Special
Adviser on Education, Block 5, 3rd Floor, Alausa
Secretariat.
8. All applicants must upload clear scanned
copies of all documents to ascertain the
genuineness of their claims. Documents like:
i. Admission Letter
ii. Valid ID Card
iii. Letter of identification from Oba
iv. Letter of identification from Local Government
v. SSCE result
vi. Lagos State Resident Registration Agency
(LASSRA) registration card
vii. Passport Photograph (clear background not
older than three months).
viii. Progress report from school stating results
clearly
9. Shortlisted applicant must participate in a
Computer Based Test on 7th and 8th Febuary,
2017 conducted by Dragnet Solutions Limited in
conjunction with Lagos State Scholarship Board.
10. Successful applicants will be contacted for
oral interview
LAGOS STATE POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
METHOD OF APPLICATION.
1. Before you start this application, ensure you
have secured your Voucher pin from the
Scholarship Board office and have clear scanned
copies of the following documents:
Passport photograph with white background
not more than 3 months old (450px by 450px
not more than 200kb)
Treasury receipt of N2,000 for the scholarship
form
Admission Letter
School Identity Card
SSCE certificate
Letter of identification from Oba
Letter of identification from Local Government
LASSRA Registration card
Progress report from school stating results
clearly
2. Ensure that information are filled accurately to
avoid mix up after application
3. Ensure the documents are named according
to what they represent to avoid mixing up
documents during upload
4. Ensure you attach the appropriate documents
when asked to upload
To apply, follow the steps below :
1. Click on “ Apply Now” tab.
2. Click on “Register Now” to create an account.
3. Proceed to your email box to activate your
account
4. Click on https://scholastica.ng/schemes/
apply/5068 to return to Scholarship site
5. Enter your registered email and password to
upload your information.
6. Enter your personal information, National
Identification Number (if available), educational
information, other information and upload
required scanned documents.
7. Ensure the name used in applications matches
the names on all documentation in same order.
Upload a sworn affidavit or certificate if
otherwise.
8. Ensure you view all documents after
uploading, to eliminate errors during uploading.
9. When asked to upload photo, upload a pass-
port photograph with a white background.
10. Recheck application information to avoid
errors
11. Click “Apply Now” to submit information and
provide the secret voucher pin and LASSRA
Number in the appropriate column
12. You will receive an email and a sms that
confirms your application was successful.
13. Return to https://scholastica.ng/schemes/
apply/5068 , enter your Email and Password to
download your profile and proceed to have your
Head of Department sign the document.
14. Upload a scanned copy of the signed profile,
this would be used for verification.
15. Keep the hard copy of the signed profile, this
would also be used for verification.
To secure your voucher pin proceed to the Lagos
Scholarship Board office, 254 Ipaja road, Agege,
Lagos and show them your treasury receipt.
Note: Multiple applications attract a
disqualification penalty from the Scholarship
board.

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