FG Student Loan Programme Commences – How To Apply.

FG Student Loan Programme Commences - How To Apply.
FG Student Loan Programme Commences - How To Apply.

The Federal Government of Nigeria has commenced the Student Loan Programme, and students are admonished to hurriedly apply for access to the benefits embedded in the programme and also to stand better chances.

To apply, Applicants are to:
– visit nelf.gov.ng, click on “Apply now, then on Get started.” Questions on the next page are to be answered and afterward affirm you’re a Nigerian.
– Educational information would also be needed and matriculation numbers made available.

Furthering, students will click on “Verify with Jamb” and enter their Jamb details while those whose NIN has not been registered with Jamb will find a space where they can input their NIN details for instant validation.
– An account must be created by entering your Email address, and password, and confirming the password in the provided columns before clicking on “Create an account.”
– An email verification will be sent to their mails, after scrupulously following the procedure to this stage.

To complete your profile after successful registration, you:
– click on the “LOGIN” button on your screen, then enter your email and password as earlier input before clicking on the “Proceed to Contact Details” button. To get past this, you must update contact details with the current information containing your phone number, full residential address, and state and local government of residence before clicking on “Proceed to Educational Details”.
– At this stage, you’re expected to update your educational details by selecting your higher institution and then clicking “Proceed to Account Details”.
– You must not ignore verifying your BVN at this juncture. Enter your BVN number, select Bank name, and enter your account number before clicking on “Save changes” to wrap up this stage.

Adding the final stage for the main loan application. Here, after successful registration and login, you;
– Tap the “Request for Student Loan” button at the top right of your screen (page).
– Those who are interested in an upkeep loan are to hit the checkbox, and tap continue but if not interested and only want the institutional charge, click straight on the “Continue” button.
– Supporting documents must not be left out at this stage, also noting that your admission letter is compulsory but the student ID card and institution invoice are optional.
– To continue, click the checkbox for the policy and declaration then click “Continue”.

Continuing, meticulously read the loan overview and tap the checkboxes to agree to the Terms and Conditions, and GSI Mandate before hitting on the “Submit Application” button.

It is imperative at this stage to click on the “Loans” button to view your application status to know if you’ve successfully applied.