FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATES AND POSTGRADUATES, 2013/2014!!!!

The Honorable Minister of Education, Prof. (Mrs.) Raqayyatu Ahmed Rufai hereby invites applicants from qualified Nigerian students in Nigerian public tertiary institutions to participate in the 2012/2013 selection interviews for scholarship awards tenable in Nigeria tertiary institutions.

Application forms are available online at www.fsb.gov.ng and can be filled and printed by prospective candidates for endorsement by their HOD and Registrars of their institutions.

ELIGIBILITY
I. Undergraduate, HND & NCE Scholarship:
All applicants should be registered full–time students in their second year or above in recognized Federal and State Universities, Polytechnics, Monotechnics and Colleges of Education. They should also obtain a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 4.0 on a 5 point scale,or its equivalent in the previous academic year’s examinations.
II. Postgraduate scholarship:
Applicants must be registered full–time students of recognized Federal andState owned universities and must have a minimum of second class Honors(upper division) in 1 st degrees.

All qualified candidates who have fully completed the prescribed applicationforms for the Nigerian Awards scholarship are to attend selection interviews as scheduled in paragraph 4c below.

GENERAL INFORMATION
Duly completed application forms should be submitted at the various interview centers. Completed application forms should be accompanied with.
a) Photocopies of:
i. Letter of admission to the institution
ii. Current Course Registration Form
iii. Student Identity Card
b) Two passport –size photographs with name fully written at the back

c) Interview Dates:
Northern States: (North East , North West & North Central ) 15 th – 19 th April 2013
Southern States: (South East, South West, South South) 8 th -12 th April 2013
d) Interview Venue: Federal Unity School in each State Capital including FCT. Where no Unity School in the state Capital, candidates should contact The Secretary, State Scholarship Board in that state.

FEDERAL SCHOLARSHIP BOARD, ABUJA
2013 FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS
INTERVIEW VENUES AND DATES
S/NO ZONE DATE DURATION VENUES
1.
NORTH EAST 15 TH -19 th APRIL 2013 MONDAY – SATURDAY Universities – Mon – Tuesday
Poly- Wednesday
COE – Thursday
Collation – Friday
Departure – Saturday FEDERAL GOVT. UNITY COLLEGE IN EACH STATE CAPITAL

1.
NORTH WEST 15 th -19 th ARIL 2013 MONDAY – SATURDAY Universities – Mon – Tuesday
Poly- Wednesday
COE – Thursday
Collation – Friday
Departure – Saturday FEDERAL GOVT. UNITY COLLEGE IN EACH STATE CAPITAL

1.
NORTH CENTRAL 15 th -19 th APRIL 2013 MONDAY – SATURDAY Universities – Mon – Tuesday
Poly- Wednesday
COE – Thursday
Collation – Friday
Departure – Saturday FEDERAL GOVT. UNITY COLLEGE IN EACH STATE CAPITAL

1.
SOUTH EAST 8 th -12 th APRIL 2013 MONDAY – SATURDAY Universities – Mon – Tuesday
Poly- Wednesday
COE – Thursday
Collation – Friday
Departure – Saturday FEDERAL GOVT. UNITY COLLEGE IN EACH STATE CAPITAL

1.
SOUTH WEST 8 th -12 th APRIL 2013 MONDAY – SATURDAY Universities – Mon –Tuesday
Poly- Wednesday
COE – Thursday
Collation – Friday
Departure – Saturday FEDERAL GOVT. UNITY COLLEGE IN EACH STATE CAPITAL

1.
SOUTH SOUTH 8 th -12 th APRIL 2013 MONDAY – SATURDAY Universities – Mon –Tuesday
Poly- Wednesday
COE – Thursday
Collation – Friday
Departure – Saturday FEDERAL GOVT. UNITY COLLEGE IN EACH STATE CAPITAL

Note:
I. Application forms that are incorrectly/ incompletely filled or without the necessary documents will not be processed.
II. All application forms must be duly signed and stamped by the applicants HOD and Registrar.
III. Candidates are to attend interviews with writing materials such as pen, HB pencil and eraser.
IV. Interview starts by 8:00am daily.
V. Candidates are advised to adhere strictly to the interview schedule.

PERMANENT SECRETARY
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION
ANNOUNCER

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Comments

  1. IGIRIGI JEREMIAH AKA DE COMMON MAN. says:

    Dia are sum oda people who realy nid scorlarship, people who av d brains but dnt av d money n resouce 2go 2skool people like me who want 2go skool but no finance. Tanx

  2. Adejor John says:

    My question as regards federal govt. scholarshp, i’m confused of d CGPA of 4.0 on a 5 point scale, and what is its equivalent as required? Is there any chances 4 a CGPA of 3.28 or 3.35? Pls help, tanx

  3. anifowoshe bamidele says:

    government i love so much

  4. Universities follow 5 point on scale
    Polytechnics follow 4 point on scale

    So 4 point in uni is 3 point in poly
    Both are upper divisions

  5. Nwokomah Alex says:

    wen is d pti entrance exam date? pls reply!

  6. How abt double entry(as in filling d online form twice due to netwrk problem)hp it wont affect?…and again,is it d printed online form dt d registrar n H.O.D going 2 sign?…thnks

  7. Ojobo Chinonso says:

    I just want to enquire if a newly graduated candidate who have not gone for NYSC can also apply

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