Lagos State Undergraduate/Postgraduate Scholarship Application 2019-2020

The State Scholarship Office of Lagos is the body responsible for scholarships and other related affairs within the state. It awards Lagos State postgraduate scholarship and Lagos State undergraduate scholarship to deserving natives in various colleges so that they can study full-time to financially support these students.

How does it feel to be an indigene of Lagos and also an Undergraduate student at this time? The feeling is awesome as the Lagos State Undergraduate Scholarship 2019-2020 kicks off.

About Lagos Scholarship Award Scheme

The Lagos State Scholarship Board is the agency in charge of scholarship, bursary and other related matters within the state. It grants Scholarship awards to deserving indigenes in various tertiary institutions for full-time studies in order to assist these students financially.

Bursary and scholarship awards are only allocated to selected students in basic, secondary and tertiary institutions based on the recommendation from a selected panel of members from the five divisions of the state. Applicants for any of these awards must be Lagos State indigenes

We are going to break the application procedures into two Categories. These are Undergraduates and Postgraduates Application categories

Undergraduate Scholarship Application 2019-2020

The Scholarship is for students in various universities in Nigerian and Abroad pursuing their undergraduate degree programme. The Lagos state scholarship 2019 will serve as an aid to those students to pay their fees.

 

How much is Lagos State Undergraduate Scholarship?

Lagos State Undergraduate scholarship Worth 200,000 Naira while Lagos State Undergraduate scholarship worth 300,000 Naira.

Duration of Scholarship:

Scholarships are renewable for the period of education through graduation. Recipients are expected to maintain excellent academic performance and make a presentation of the progress report as evidence that they have moved to the next stage of their program.

Eligibility for Lagos State Undergraduate scholarship

  • All applicants must have completed full-time admission to a recognized Nigerian college.
  • All candidates with a Bachelor’s degree:
  • i. On a 7.0 MPCG scale (eg, University of Ibadan), he/she must have a minimum of 4.6 / 7.0.
  • ii. If the MPC scale is 5.0 (eg University of Lagos), he/she must have a minimum of 3.5 / 5.0
  • iii. If the MBM scale is 4.0 (for example, colleges and colleges), he/she must have a minimum of 3.0 / 4.0.
  • Iv. If the applicant is a 200L medical student, options i, ii and iii apply.
  • V. If the applicant is a medical student for an amount of 300 L and whose result requires a minimum credit
  •  All applicants must be two years of age or older
  •  All applicants must have completed the LASRRA registration.
  • All applicants must have an identification letter signed by their respective Oba.
  • All applicants must have an identification letter signed by their respective local government.
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How to Apply for Lagos State Undergraduate scholarship

  • Applicant must be a Lagos State Indigene studying in any tertiary institutions across the country
  • All applicants are required to make a Payment of N2,000.00 for Local Scholarship through the Revenue Office of the Lagos State Scholarship Board.
  • Then take the payment confirmation receipt to the Lagos State Scholarship Board to secure their secret voucher pins for online application.
  • The application will not be processed without evidence of consolidated payment confirmation slip.
  • Ensure you correctly fill in the application form and click on “Apply Now” button to complete your application.
  • Then secure your Voucher pin from the Scholarship Board office. Thereafter, have clear scanned copies of the following documents (For Undergraduate):

Required Documents for the Lagos State Bursary 2019-2020

Passport photograph with a 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
Transcript or Statement of Results duly signed and stamped from the school stating previous session CGPA results clearly
Evidence of Consolidated Payment Confirmation Slip

  • Ensure that information are filled accurately to avoid mix up after application
  • Ensure the documents are named according to what they represent to avoid mixing up documents during upload
  • Ensure you attach the appropriate documents when asked to upload.

Short-listed candidates for the qualifying test will be invited by email and SMS text messages. All applicants are therefore advised to ensure that valid GSM telephone numbers and personal email addresses are properly entered into the e-forms on the porta

How to Apply from Scholastica.ng

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 www.scholastica.ng/ to return to Scholarship site
5.    Enter your registered email and password to upload your information.
6.    Enter your personal information, additional information, educational information, other information, and upload required scanned documents.
7.    Ensure the name used in applications matches the names on all documentation in the 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 passport 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 an SMS that confirms your application was successful.
13.  Return to www.scholastica.ng, 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.

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16. Return to www.scholastica.ng and update the application with National Identification Number (NIN) to ensure completion

To secure your voucher pin proceed to the Lagos Scholarship Board office, 254 Ipaja road, Agege, Lagos and show them your payment confirmation slip. Note: Multiple applications attract a disqualification penalty from the Scholarship board.

Lagos State postgraduate scholarship

The Lagos State Scholarship Board is the lead organization for scholarships and related affairs within the state. It awards grants to deserving students at various colleges for full-time study. financially support these students.

Eligibility for Lagos State postgraduate scholarship

  • All applicants must have completed a full-time postgraduate degree (Masters or Ph.D.) from a recognized Nigerian college.
  • All post-graduate candidates (applies only to candidates for a master’s degree program):
  • i. If the MPC scale is 7.0 (eg University of Ibadan), it must have been reduced to basic education with a minimum of 4.6 / 7.0.
  • ii. If the MPC scale is 5.0 (eg University of Lagos), he/she must have a minimum of 3.5 / 5.0 at the basic level.
  • iii. If the MBM scale is 4.0 (for example, colleges and colleges), he/she must have a minimum of 3.0 / 4.0.
  • Iv. If the candidate has acquired a higher degree in Higher National Diploma (HND), he must provide proof of successful completion of his postgraduate degree (PID).
  •  All applicants with a postgraduate degree (applies only to Ph.D. candidates):

i. If the candidate has an undergraduate level below average, he/she must be distinguished from Master

  •  All applicants must be 1 to 2 years old or older (admitted at the latest at the academic session 2018/2019).
  • All applicants must have completed the registration of LASRRA.
  • All applicants must have an identification letter signed by their respective Oba.
  • All applicants must have a signed letter of identification from their respective local government.

 

How to Apply for Lagos State Postgraduate scholarship

  • Applicant must be a Lagos State Indigene studying in any tertiary institutions across the country
  • All applicants are required to make a Payment of N2,000.00 for Local Scholarship through the Revenue Office of the Lagos State Scholarship Board.
  • Then take the payment confirmation receipt to the Lagos State Scholarship Board to secure their secret voucher pins for online application.
  • The application will not be processed without evidence of consolidated payment confirmation slip.
  • Ensure you correctly fill in the application form and click on “Apply Now” button to complete your application.
  • Then secure your Voucher pin from the Scholarship Board office. Thereafter, have clear scanned copies of the following documents (For postgraduate):
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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
Valid Identity Card
SSCE certificate
Letter of identification from Oba
Letter of identification from Local Government
LASSRA Registration card
Certificate or Result statement from the school stating graduating results clearly
Evidence of Consolidated Payment Confirmation
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

is the Scholarship Application Ongoing?

Lagos state scholarship 2019 Application is currently Ongoing. For more information: visit the official website of the Graduate Scholarships Program for Graduate Students of the State of Lagos 2019

 

FAQs

When will I receive the Money from the Lagos state Scholarship Board

After the scholarship board has made their selection of Awardees, you will be contacted by the bank or the consultant of the Scholarship board once your payment is ready

How do I know that my Lagos State Scholarship Application was sucessfull?

You will get an email confirmation in your email account, you will also see it in your Scholastica account overview page and a copy is saved to your messages in your Scholastica Account.

If my School, Level or Course was not listed, what will I do?

Send an email to scholastica@dragnet-solutions.com stating the overall CGPA/Grading system of the course, name of the CourseFaculty of the course and the Institution.

What if I don’t meet the requirements?

Ensure your profile is filled correctly and truthfully, you can also apply for other Scholarships that match your status

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