Lagos State Scholarship Board Application 2022/2023

2022 Lagos State Scholarship Board Application form, portal (LSSB). So you’ve undoubtedly heard of the Lagos state scholarship for undergraduate and postgraduate Lagosians in 2022/2023, but you’re not sure what it is or how to apply.

I will do my best to make it as straightforward as possible.

So, what’s the deal with this Lagos State scholarship? This article will cover everything you need to know about the government-sponsored scholarship board.

  1. Is the Lagos State Scholarship form free?
  2. How much does it cost?
  3. How do I apply?
  4. What are the criteria for application?
  5. What are my benefits?
  6. How much does the scholarship board pay winners?
  7. is is the scholarship form out? If no, when will it be out?

All these questions and more will be answered here on this page. Let’s get started.

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Lagos State Government Scholarship Worth (Benefits for winners)

AMOUNT (N) BENEFICIARIES
50, 000.00 Primary School, Students.
80, 000.00 Secondary School Students
100, 000.00 Technical College
200, 000.00 Poly/Colleges of Education
200, 000.00 First Degree
300, 000.00 Master’s Degree
400, 000.00 Doctorate Degree

Lagos State Scholarship 2022 Requirements

Below are the qualifications which you must meet before you can apply for the scholarship

  1. You must been fully admitted into a Tertiary institution in Nigeria.
  2. You must be an indigene of Lagos State through paternity.
  3. Applicants are expected to have a minimum CGPA of 3.5 and above for undergraduate and 2.1 and above for postgraduate.
  4. Must purchase a Scholarship application form (Payment of Two Thousand (N2,000.00) only for Local Scholarship) through the Office of Special Adviser on Education, Alausa, the Secretariat, Ikeja.
  5. Must attend written and oral test organised by the Board.
  6. Must present the following documents to ascertain the genuineness of their claims:
    • Admission Letters.
    • School Identity Cards.
    • Letters from Oba & Letter from Local Government.
    • All other relevant documents.
  7. If successful, you must purchase a brochure at the cost of N2,000.00 (Two thousand naira).
  8. Further screening at the Board to ensure that all required documents have been provided by the successful applicants and files opened for them.
  9. Award letters are issued by the Board Secretary for successful awardees.
  10. Files are sent to the Account Section for the processing of payment
  11. Account sections scrutinize each file to ensure genuineness of documents attached.
  12. Names of successful applicants are sent to the bank for the production of ATM Cards for Local Scholarship.
  13. Applicants sign all necessary documents in the Accounts section and collect their ATM Cards for their award.

Scholarship Type: For Undergraduates and Postgraduates

Scholarship Application opening date: The opening date has not been officially announced. Please do well to bookmark this page and visit regularly for more updates.

Closing date: Not specified

Host: Lagos State Scholarship Board

How Much Is Lagos state Scholarship Form?

The scholarship form costs two thousand Naira (₦2,000) only. If your application is successful, you will also be required to purchase a brochure which also costs two thousand Naira (₦2,000) Only.

How  to apply

lagos scholarship

  • It will take you to another portal, scholastica.ng, where you will complete you application.
  • Scroll down and click on Register now.
  • This will take you to a page where you will create an account. Enter the correct information.
  • Agree to the terms and conditions
  • Click register. See the image below.

lagos state scholarship

All you have done now is registering yourself on the scholarship portal. Now, you can begin to apply for the scholarship.

  • Firstly, you have to login to the scholastica.ng portal by clicking on https://candidate.scholastica.ng/candidate/login
  • Start entering and uploading the necessary information and documents respectively.
  • After providing all necessary information, you can submit your application.

In case you do not have all the requirements to complete the application, you can always come back to complete after getting the necessary documents.

NOTE: Late application will not be considered. Therefore, apply on time.

Wait for your application to be reviewed. If you are shortlisted for another round of the scholarship, you will be contacted via the registered email address.

More Details about the Lagos State Scholarship Board 2022

The information below are important. Go through them.

School of the Blind, Oshodi

The Lagos State Governor has approved the payment of tuition to sixty pupils at the School of the Blind, Oshodi, at a rate of N50,000 per student per year.

Lagos State College of Health Technology

The Lagos State Government has approved the payment of tuition fees at the Lagos State College of Health Technology, Harvey Road, Yaba. The first 70,000 Naira is paid to new students, with following payments of N30,000 every session.

Sports Scholarship Award

The Governor has authorized scholarship grants for athletes who represented the state in the recent National Sports Festival in Lagos. This will be an ongoing procedure.

One-Day Governor

Similarly, scholarship award is given to the One-Day Governor who is the winner of the Spelling Bee completion

Foreign Scholarship/Sponsorship Award

The Foreign Scholarship/Sponsorship Award was created in 2005 in response to an increase in the number of applicants who had been accepted to study abroad but were unable to do so due to financial restrictions. The plan has benefited a great number of indigenous and non-indigenous people alike.

However, due to the global economic catastrophe, the Lagos State Executive Council discontinued the awarding of Foreign Scholarships in February 2009. Currently, the state exclusively handles the payment of those who are already enrolled in the program. It is, however, planned to be reintroduced.

Federal Government Related Scholarship Award

On behalf of the Federal Government, the Board collects and distributes Scholarship award forms to State indigenes. Bilateral Education Agreements (BEA) and Commonwealth Scholarships are examples of such agreements. Some of the award interviews are also attended by members of the Board.

Public/Private Partnership

Agbami Medical and Engineering Professionals Scholarships are awarded by the Board in collaboration with a consortium of five oil companies to Lagos State residents.

STAR DEEPWATER PETROLEUM LIMITED, a consortium of Chevron, Famfa Oil, Statoil, Petro Bras, and Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, is one of the five groups of companies that make up the AGBAMI SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (NNPC). Caleb University has expressed interest in collaborating with the State on scholarship awards.

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