Lagos State Bursary Award Application Form 2021/2022

Lagos State Scholarship Board (LSSB) Bursary Award Application Form, Eligibility, Requirements, Modalities for Disbursement, Application Guidelines and Closing Date for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

This is to notify Lagos State indigenes in Tertiary Institutions all over the country that application forms for the State’s 2021/2022 Bursary Award will be available online at via portal.lagosscholarship.org, from Monday 18th May, 2021

Interested applicants are hereby informed to apply via the Lagos State Scholarship Board Website by following the guidelines below:

See Also: Lagos State Bursary Award List of Successful Beneficiaries.
Latest Update: This is to inform the general public that the Lagos State Scholarship/Bursary Registration for 2021/2022 has been extended.

The Lagos State Scholarship / Bursary registration for the 2021/2022 session has been extended from 31st of May - 30th of July 2021, to accommodate more applicants.

Indigent Students should hurry and apply now!

MODALITIES FOR THE DISBURSEMENT OF BURSARY AWARDS:

  1. The applicant must have gained full time admission into a tertiary Institution.
  2. The applicant must be a bonafide indigene of Lagos State (by paternity).
  • The applicant must purchase a Bursary application form. (Payment of N1,500.00 for Bursary & N2,500.00 for Law School Students) ONLINE.
  1. Must attend Bursary award interview conducted by the Board & be screened by Panel Members who are Retired Seasoned Administrators, Permanent Secretaries /Directors and Traditional Rulers from the five divisions of Lagos State.
  2. They must present documents to ascertain the genuineness of their claims like:
    1. Admission Letters.
    2. School Identity Cards.
    3. Letters from Oba & Letter from Local Government.
    4. All other relevant documents.
  3. If successful, must purchase a brochure at the cost of N1, 000.00 (One thousand naira) for Bursary & N2,000.00 (Two thousand naira) for Law School and Maritime Academy Students, Oron.
  • Further screening at the Board to ensure that all required documents have been provided by the successful applicants and files opened for them.
  • Files are sent to the Account Section for the processing of payment
  1. Account sections scrutinize each file to ensure genuineness of documents attached.
  2. Names of successful applicants are sent to the bank for the production of ATM Cards.
  3. Applicants sign all necessary documents in the accounts section and collect their ATM Cards.

 

LASU BURSARY:

AMOUNT (N) BENEFICIARIES
35, 000.00 Fresh Men (New intakes)
25, 000.00 Arts Students
30, 000.00 Science Students
40, 000.00 Physically challenged Students
50, 000.00 Law/Engineering/Medical Students

OTHER INSTITUTIONS BURSARY

AMOUNT (N) BENEFICIARIES
20,000.00 Arts Students
30,000.00 Science Students
40,000.00 Physically challenged Students
50,000.00 Law/Engineering/Medical Students
200,000.00 Law School and Maritime Academy Students

BURSARY AWARD TO LAW SCHOOL STUDENTS

Furthermore, this administration increased Bursary to Law School students by approving the rate of Two Hundred Thousand Naira (N200,000. 00) only per bonafide indigene. This is to lighten their financial burden and it is paid once. A sum of Two Hundred Thousand Naira (N200,000) only is also awarded to indigenes of the State studying in Maritime Academy.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

  1. Visit https://portal.lagosscholarship.org/ and click on continue registration on the tab
  2. Fill in all required details to start the Application
  3. Click on Start Application
  4. A pop up will display a GENERATED PIN, write down the pin code for future references.
  5. Click on PROCEED
  6. A page will display SCHOLARSHIP OR BURSARY option, pick what you are applying for and Add the pin which was generated earlier on to the available tab.
  7. Click on Continue
  8. Then you will generate a Web GUID (it is a payment code that will process your payment) NB: Kindly write down the code for reference purpose
  9. Click on Proceed to Payment
  10. Make payment with your preferred option. (Note: it is besst to make payment with your card)
  11. Click on Proceed
  12. After completing the payment process, a successful page will be displayed
  13. Click on the Print Revenue Receipt link below to generate evidence of payment
  14. Go back to thee Lagos State Scholarship Board Homepage, Click on Payment Validator on the top tab.
  15. Input your payment reference code (Web GUID)
  16. Click on GENERATE APPLICATION ID
  17. Payment successful page will be displayed, Stating your Application ID has been sent to your mail and Phone number.
  18. Continue with filling the forms.
  19. Doing all this successfully, you can say you are done with registering either for BURSARY or SCHOLARSHIP form.

REQUIREMENTS:

1. Evidence of indigeneship from:-(a) An Oba and (b) Local Government Council
2. Letter of Current Admission.
3. Student’s Identity Card.
4. Birth Certificate
5. Academic Certificates obtained
6. JAMB result slip
7. Lagos State Residents Registration Agency (LASSRA) identification card of the applicant
8. Photocopy of the payment receipt
9. Downloaded application form
10. Any other documentary evidence.

CLOSING DATE

SALE OF FORMS commenced on Monday, 17th May, 2021 and  Sales of Forms will close on Friday 30th July, 2021 by 11:59 am

It is therefore advisable for intending beneficiaries to make sure that they purchase their forms latest by Friday 30th July, 2021 by 11:59 am.

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