Federal Ministry of Education (Federal Scholarship Board),2019/2020 Scholarship
Interested And Qualified Nigerians Are invited to Apply For The Federal Ministry of Education Scholarship 2019/2020.Applicants for Postgraduate studies should possess a minimum of first degree with Second Class Honours Upper Division. Applicant must be registered Full-Time students of Federal or State Universities.While Applicants for undergraduate studies should possess minimum of 5 distinction in senior school Certificate WAEC (may/june).
All You Need To Know About Federal Ministry of Education Scholarship
Th hourable Minister of Education (HME), Mallam Adamu Adamu,hereby invites interested and qualified Nigerians to participate in Federal Ministry of Education (Federal Scholarship Board) the 2019/2020 Nomination computer Based Test (CBT) for the Nigerian Award/SDG / Bilateral Education Agreement (BEA) Scholarship Award.
1.) Federal Ministry of Education Nigeria Award /SDG Scholarship Award 2019/2020
Those Eligible For The Federal Ministry of Education Scholarship
The Eligibility Criteria for Nigerian Award/SDG are as follows:Applicants for Postgraduate studies should possess a minimum of first degree with Second Class Honours Upper Division. Applicant must be registered Full-Time students of Federal or State Universities.All other applicants (UG, HND &NCE) must be registered full-time students in their second year or above in Federal or State Universities, Polytechnics, Monotechnics and Colleges of Education.All undergraduate Scholarship applicants (Physically challenged inclusive) must have at least 4.0 Cumulative Grade Points Aggregate (CGPA) on a five (5) point scale or its equivalents or 5.0 on a 7 point scale.
Important Information: NA/SDGs
The scholarship are tenable in Nigeria and take effect from the beginning of the academic session.It shall not be held at the same time with another Award nor for part-time studies.Change of course or Institution is not allowed.The Scholarship award is to assist the scholar in the payment of:Institutional charges and fees and For Personal maintenance;SDGs Scholarship is for female only.
Courses to be Considered for the Federal Ministry Of Education Scholarship Award
1.Science and Technology 2.Medicine and Para-medicals 3.Education 4.Agriculture 5.Liberal Arts/Social/Management Sciences 6.Entrepreneural Studies 7.ICT 8.Environmental Sciences 9.Law
Application Closing Date
15th January, 2019.
Method of Application For The Federal Ministry of Education Scholarship
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Application forms are completed online as follows:Complete form online,Submit and Print a copy Attach Photocopy of the following documents to the Printed Copy Letter of Admission to the Institution,Current Course Registration Form,CGPA results of year 1, 2, 3, etc.,Current School’s Identity Card,Letter of Identification from your State/Local Government,Two (2) passport size photographs with your name written,at the back and duly signed by you.Printed Copy should be endorsed (signed and stamped) by your HOD or Dean of Faculty of your institution.Submit one set of the printed and endorsed forms at the venue of the interviews as scheduled below.Printout of completed application form should be brought to the interview centre along with photocopies of the following:
Letter of admission to the institution you are studying.
Last sessional examination result.
Letter of identification from your State/Local Government.
2 passport-size photographs.
2019/2020 FSB Computer Based Test Venues and Dates From
15th to 19th January 2019
Zone: North – West.,,,State: Kaduna – Kano…,Venue: Kaduna – Kano
Zone: North- East..,,State: Adamawa – Taraba…,,Venue: Yola – Jalingo
Zone: North-Central….,State: FCT – Kwara….,Venue: Bwari – Ilorin
Zone: South- West….,State: Oyo – Ondo….,,Venue: Ibadan – Akure
Zone: South- South….,State: Delta – River…..,,Venue: Asaba-P/Harcourt
Zone: South- East…,State: Abia – Imo…,Venue: Umuahia – Owerri
Time: 9.00 A.M Daily
During the application candidates are expected to indicate the
following:Choice of programme preferred in order of priority (i.e.
Nigerian Award (N/A), Sustaniable Development Goals (SDGs)
scholarship for girls only).
Warning: Double Enteries will be disqualied
You are to fill out and save your information on each of the
sections on the form one after the other thereafter submit
your application on the last section of the form.
You can go back to any of the sections to edit your
information and save again as much as may be necessary on
or before the closing date.
All asteric ( * ) fields are compulsory.
You can navigate through the form using the “Section Links”
on the left side of the form or via the “Previous” and “Next”
This particular application does not attract any processing
fee. Therefore, beware of fraudsters!
2.) Federal Ministry of Education Bilateral Education Agreement(BEA) Scholarship Award 2019/2020
Bilateral Education Agreement (BEA) Scholarship Award 2019/2020
Description Federal Ministry of Education Scholarship
Undergraduate (UG) studies tenable in Russia, Morocco,Algeria, Serbia, Hungary, Egypt, Tunisia, Turkey, Cuba,Romania, Ukraine, Japan, Macedonia; and Postgraduate (PG) studies tenable in Russia (for those whose first degrees were obtained from Russia), China, Hungary,Serbia, Turkey, Japan, Mexico, South Korea.All qualified candidates are advised to:Visit Federal Ministry of Education’s website www.education.gov.ng and click on “Read More” on Federal Scholarship Board ICON on the Home Page: Read Guidelines and then Complete the “Application Form”online Print the completed “Application Form”Submit two sets of the Printed Application Forms at the venue of the interview as scheduled below.
Fields of Study
Undergraduate level – Engineering, Geology, Agriculture,Sciences, Mathematics, Languages, Environmental Sciences,Sports, Law, Social Sciences, Biotechnology, Architecture,Medicine (very limited), etc; and Postgraduate level (Masters Degree and Ph.D) in all fields
Criteria for Eligibility In Undergraduate Scholarships:
All applicants for undergraduate degree courses must possess a minimum qualification of Five (5) Distinctions (As & Bs) in the Senior Secondary School Certificates, WAEC(May/June) only in the subjects relevant to their fields of study including English Language and Mathematics.Certificates should not be more than Two (2) years old (2017& 2018)for African countries the age of certificate is one year (2018) only. Age limit is from 18 to 20 years.Note (For all Applicants):Since the BEA countries are non-English speaking, applicants should be prepared to undertake a mandatory one year foreign Languare course of the country of choice which will be the standard medium of instruction;Japan applicants must have very strong background in further mathematics;The required certificates for candidates applying for Iman Preachers and Quaranic Professor for Islamic Religious studies in Algeria is WAEC as in other scholarship awards;All applicants for Hungarian Scholarship can apply for up to two fields of study in order of preference; and All applicants for Hungarian Scholarships must visit the website: www.stipendiumhungaricum.hu Complete the application form online Print the completed form and bring to the interview venue.
Venue of Interview
All eligible applicants are to report for interview at the venues scheduled for accredidation a day to the date scheduled for examination. Two sets of completed application forms should besubmitted at the various JAMB CBT centres with the following attachments:Two sets of Photocopies of Educational Certificates and Testimonials of previous schools attended with the originals for sighting;Only one certificate is accepted i.e WAEC of May/June for Undergraduate applicants;Two copies of Birth Certificate from National Population Commission;State of origin/LGA certificate duly signed, stamped and dated;Four (4) coloured passport sized photographs on white background; andPostgraduate applications will be required to submit Academic transcripts and NYSC discharge or Excemption certificates only.
NB: Candidates nominated by the Board will be required to submit to Federal Scholarship Board the following:
Authenticated copies of academic certificates;
Data page of current International passport; and
Specified Medical Reports from Government hospitals.
Police Clearance Certificate where necessary.
Application Closing Date For The Federal Ministry Education Scholarship
15th January, 2019.