The Lagos State University Senate has given its approval to the “Lagos State University UK Scholarship Programme” introduced by the Alumni Association UK Branch. This initiative, aimed at assisting 50 students with their tuition fees, aligns with the Vice-Chancellor’s 5th strategic goal of enhancing student welfare. Eligible students are invited to apply online until August 31, 2023.
The Lagos State University Alumni Association, UK branch, in its commitment to giving back to its alma mater and supporting the institution’s objectives, has established a scholarship program. This significant announcement was officially made during the 300th Statutory Meeting of the Lagos State University Senate on July 27, 2023. The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Ibiyemi OLATUNJI-BELLO, mni, NPOM, presented this noteworthy initiative.
🎓 Programme: LASU Alumni Association UK Branch Scholarship
📅 Meeting Date: July 27, 2023, during the 300th Statutory Meeting
🎯 Objective: Assist 50 students with fee payments and enhance students’ welfare
🏆 Scholarship Name: “Lagos State University UK Scholarship Programme”
📜 Eligibility: Full-time undergraduates, 200-500 level, passed the current year, minimum 3.5 GPA
⏰ Deadline: August 31, 2023, 11:59 p.m.
📣 Announcement: Senate approves the scholarship and encourages qualified candidates to apply
Objective of the Scholarship Programme:
Named the “Lagos State University UK Scholarship Programme,” its primary objectives include:
- Assistance to Struggling Students: Providing support to fifty selected students facing challenges in paying their tuition fees.
- Financial Relief: Addressing the financial burdens experienced by students who struggle to meet their educational expenses. This initiative also aligns with the Vice-Chancellor’s fifth strategic goal, focused on improving student welfare.
- Alumni Contribution: A gesture from the Alumni Association to make a positive contribution to their esteemed institution.
Who Can Apply?
For those interested in this opportunity, the eligibility criteria are as follows:
- Student Status: Applicants must be full-time undergraduates at Lagos State University.
- Year of Study: Applicants should be in the second year (200 level) first semester, progressing up to the first semester of the 500 level.
- Academic Performance: All components of the current academic year must be completed and passed.
- GPA Requirement: Students should have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates can submit their applications through this link.
The application window, generously extended by the association, will close on Thursday, August 31, 2023, at 11:59 p.m.
This presents an opportunity to secure your future, courtesy of the Alumni Association of the Lagos State University’s UK branch. The University Senate urges eligible candidates to seize this opportunity and wishes them the best in their pursuits.