Criteria for Scholarship Award

The eligibility criteria for the Foursquare National scholarship award are as follows:

1.      Applicant must be indigent with clear verifiable proof of inability to meet educational bills.


2.      Only students of Federal or State universities, Polytechnics and tertiary institutions are eligible to apply while secondary school applicants must be enrolled in a State-owned institution. Students of McPherson University are also eligible to apply.


3.      All undergraduate applicants will be required to demonstrate that they have valid admission to study in a Federal or State tertiary institution while the secondary school applicants will be required to provide proof of their school enrolment.


4.      Undergraduate applicants from 200 level and above must have a minimum of Second class upper with a cumulative CGPA of 3.5/5 and will be required to provide their duly certified statement of results from their respective institutions.


5.      Only applicants in Senior Secondary school (i.e. SS1 -SS3) are eligible to apply and they must have a minimum cumulative percentage of 80% in their previous sessional examinations.


6.      If an undergraduate applicant is awarded the scholarship, he/she must maintain a minimum of second-class upper division (university undergraduates) in order to have the scholarship award renewed while successful secondary school applicants must maintain a minimum cumulative percentage of 70%.

7.      Only undergraduates not older than 27 years and secondary school students not older than 20 years are eligible to apply for this scholarship. 


Required Supporting Documents:

University Undergraduates

1.      Scholarship motivation letter written by applicant

2.      WAEC result (for fresh undergraduates only)

3.      JAMB and Post JAMB results (for fresh undergraduates only)

4.      Admission letter (for fresh undergraduates only)

5.      Result of previous academic session (for current undergraduates)

6.      Completed online application form

7.      Birth Certificate            

8.      Valid Picture Identification Document


Secondary School

1.      Letter of admission

2.      Letter of consent from Child’s parent(s)

3.      Results of previous Academic session

4.    Birth Certificate


Application Process:

1.       All applicants are to complete application form online

2.       Attach passport photograph and all relevant supporting documents

3.       Qualified applicants will be invited to write an aptitude test to be administered by an independent body

4.       Candidates who are successful in the written tests will be invited for oral interviews with an independent panel which shall be selected by the Board. The decision of the interview panel shall be final.

5.       Due diligence may be conducted to confirm or verify claims made or documents tendered by applicants

6.       Only successful candidates will be notified of the scholarship award


Scholarship Roll-Out Plan

1. Phase 1: Lagos Region (1st Quarter 2021)

2. Phase 2:  Mid-West and South – East Region (2nd Quarter 2021)

3. Phase 3:  South South Region (2nd Quarter 2021)

4. Phase 4: South West Region (3rd Quarter 2021)

5. Phase 5: Entire Northern Region (3rd Quarter 2021)


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Adeniyi Deborah Oluwakemi

Can I apply now but the post utme has not been written.


You can apply when you have gained admission


Pls can I apply,I live in Ogun state and school in Ogun state,am going to 200level, about to write my second semester exam ?


No you can’t now because of the current phase of the scholarship program, as this phase is for Lagos based applicants. See scholarship roll out plan above for more details. Thanks


Pls can someone still apply even when he/she has not seen her firsrt semester result


Yes you can

obia rita

I’m about to get admission into Yabatech,how do I apply for it

Ojo Blessing

Can A law school student apply?

Sunday patience Bridget

Please is location a barrier, I’m from Enugu state.


No location is not a barrier but the scholarship program is in phases, this current phase is for Lagos State. See “Scholarship Roll-out Plan” above. Thanks.

Daniel Emodigha

I have series of exam if olevel, am I permited to use anyone

Anthony Nancy

What if you have not seen your second semester result and the CGPA can you still apply going to 200l


Yes you can apply using your first semester results and CGPA

Jumbo Lois Joseph

May grace lift this great people in charge and we thats need help


I dropped out of school last year when I couldn’t pay the school fee. Can I still apply?
I am from Osun state


Do you still have the admission


No I don’t
They are through with the first semester exams and second semester exams starts next week

Moyosore Olugbenga Okeyemi

Are there any provisions for those who want to study abroad? I mean like for someone who already got an admission in a school abroad, but doesn’t have sufficient funds for the fees…are there some form of scholarships or financial assistance for such people?

Moyosore Olugbenga Okeyemi

…If not a scholarship, maybe even a study loan that can be paid back at an agreed time. Please I would like to get a response to this sir. Thank you.

Balogun Shedrack Oluwamayowa

Who do address the Motivation Letter to sir?
The G.O ?? Or the Church as an Organization?

Jumbo Lois Joseph

This is indeed a great impactation on students lives as I would be part of the lucky winners by God grace

Olatunbosun Rhoda Pelumi

What about Ogun state base applicants?

Rotimi Idowu

If your District is in Lagos you can apply.

Adeshola Samson Olamide

Please,I finished my National Diploma (ND) two years ago and I gained admission into a Federal University via Direct Entry (DE) last year. I don’t have any result presently in the federal school, can I upload my ND cumulative GPA result

Rotimi Idowu

Please you can

Oludolapo Boham

My daughter in JSS 3 cannot apply why


She can apply by clicking the apply now button above and fill in th application form


What if I don’t have those things they ask for


Sorry but that means you can’t apply

Mayowa Stephen

A very commendable initiative from our Daddy GO.

Adediwura gbenga

So does that mean newly admitted students cannot apply and also if you’re above 27 you can’t apply


Newly admitted students can apply but if you’re above 27 years you can’t apply. Thanks

Adekoya Teminioluwa

Please what does the letter of admission mean


Please sirs.
What of we that have written jamb and waec but have not written post utme.
Because of the corona virus break and lockdown.
Should just use both qualifications since we haven’t been granted admission yet.

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Ariyibi Edward

This is commendable…Kudos to the Leadership

Ahmmed adewale Daniel

What about me that I wanted to further my education but no help?
Can you help me to gain admission when I have my jamb?