2024 Federal Government Scholarship Application Form

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Federal Government Scholarship

Federal Government Scholarship: Are you eager to pursue higher education in Nigeria or abroad but facing financial constraints?

The Federal Ministry of Education, under the leadership of the Honorable Minister of Education (HME), Tahir Mamman, has announced the commencement of the 2024 Federal Government Scholarship program.

This esteemed initiative aims to provide educational assistance and support to qualified undergraduates and postgraduates.

Read on to discover how you can access the Federal Government Scholarship application form and embark on your educational journey.

Accessing the Federal Government Scholarship Portal

The Federal Government Scholarship application portal is now open, offering aspiring candidates the opportunity to apply for this prestigious scholarship.

To initiate your application process, visit the official Federal Ministry of Education portal at www.education.gov.ng and navigate to the Federal Government Scholarship Board ICON.

Application Process for Federal Government Scholarship

To apply for the Federal Government Scholarship program for 2024, follow these simple steps:

  1. Log in to the official Federal Ministry of Education portal via www.education.gov.ng.
  2. Navigate to the Federal Government Scholarship Board ICON and review the provided conditions and guidelines.
  3. Complete the application form with accurate details.
  4. Submit your application and print the examination slip.
  5. Note that submitting multiple applications will lead to automatic withdrawal.

Requirements for Federal Government Scholarship (Undergraduates)

Before proceeding with your application, ensure that you meet the following requirements:

  • Nigerian Citizenship
  • Minimum of Five (5) Distinctions (As & Bs) in the Senior Secondary School Certificate, including English Language and Mathematics for undergraduate degree courses
  • Full-time registration as a second-year or above student in Federal or State Universities, Polytechnics, Monotechnics, or Colleges of Education
  • Minimum CGPA of 4.0 on a 5-point scale (or its equivalent) for undergraduate scholarship applicants
  • Valid NIN, phone number, and email address
  • Certificates not exceeding two years at the time of application
  • Age range of 18 to 20 years
  • Computer literacy and proficiency in the English language

Requirements for FG Scholarship (Postgraduates)

For postgraduate scholarship applicants, the following requirements apply:

  • First Degree with at least 2nd Class Upper Division
  • Completion of at least two (2) years post-qualification or employment practice in Nigeria for previous recipients of Foreign Awards
  • Presentation of NYSC completion certificate
  • Age limit of 35 years for Masters and 40 years for Ph.D.
  • Readiness to be released by the employer

Available Courses and Countries for Federal Government Scholarship

The Federal Government Scholarship covers various fields for postgraduate candidates, including Engineering, Geology, Agriculture, Sciences, Mathematics, Languages, Environmental Sciences, and more.

Additionally, the scholarship can be pursued in countries such as Russia, Morocco, Algeria, Turkey, Japan, and others.

Financial Benefits of Federal Government Scholarship

Undergraduate scholars receive N150,000, while graduate scholars receive N180,000. HND and NCE recipients each receive N100,000.

Is the FG Scholarship Still Available?

Yes, the Federal Government Scholarship application portal is still open, allowing candidates to access the application form via www.education.gov.ng.

The portal is accessible nationwide, and interested candidates are encouraged to apply before the deadline.

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We are committed to providing you with the latest information and guiding you through your scholarship application process.

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