Lagos State Bursary Award Interview 2015/2016

Lagos State Government – Bursary award was re-introduced in 1984 by the
administration of Alhaji Lateef Kayode Jakande in line with the
administration’s general populace outlook.

The dwindling nature of the
Government’s financial resources and the various projects competing for
attention of the administration influenced the decision to replace the
then scholarship award with bursary to all State indigenes in tertiary
institutions within the country, rather than just a small number of
beneficiaries enjoying scholarship prior to the advent of the

This is to notify students of Lagos State indigenes in Tertiary
Institutions across the country who have obtained Bursary Application
Forms that the interviews have been slated to hold in different parts of
the country and 5 Divisions of Lagos State as stated below:

Outside Lagos Zone
Dates – Venue:

  • Monday 5th- Tuesday 6th October, 2015 – Zaria, Kaduna State – Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  • Wednesday 18th- Thursday 19th November, 2015 – Benin, Edo State – University of Benin, Edo State
  • Tuesday 6th – Wednesday 7th October, 2015 – Port-Harcourt, Rivers State – University of Port-Harcourt, Rivers State
  • Monday 12th- Tuesday 13th October, 2015 – Ilorin, Kwara State – University of Ilorin, Ilorin
  • Tuesday 1st – Wednesday 2nd December, 2015 – Akure, Ondo State – Federal University of Technology, Akure
  • Tuesday 17th – Wednesday 18th, November, 2015 – Abuja – Law School, Abuja

Time: 9am – 4pm Daily

Lagos Zone
Dates – Venue:

  • Monday 26th – Tuesday 27, October, 2015 – Ikeja – Government College, Agege, beside NYSC Orientation Camp
  • Tuesday 20th – Wednesday 21st, October, 2015 – Badagry – Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education, Ijanikin
  • Monday 26th – Tuesday 27th, October, 2015 – Ikorodu – Oriwu College, Ikorodu
  • Wednesday 14th – Thursday 15th, October, 2015 – Lagos – St Georges’ Primary School, Falomo
  • Wednesday 14th – Thursday 15th, October, 2015 – Epe -Michael Otedola College of Primary Education, Noforija, Epe

Time: 9am – 4pm Daily

Applicants should bring along original and photocopies of all relevant documents which should include:

  • Letter of Admission
  • Birth Certificate of Father
  • Applicant’s Birth Certificate
  • SSCE/GCE Result
  • Receipt of purchase of Application Form
  • Applicant’s Lagos State Residents Registration Agency (LASSRA) identification card
  • Downloaded application form which has been filled.
  • Identification Letter from Local Government
  • Identification Letter from Oba
  • Student’s School ID Card
  • JAMB Result Slip


  • All applicants are expected to attend interviews in the zones closer to them.
  • All applicants who want to attend the interview in the Lagos
    Zone must go to their respective divisions, as no request will be
    granted for private interviews after the stated period
  • There will be no sale of forms at the interview venues, please.

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