Zamfara State Scholarship 2022/2023

Zamfara State Scholarship 2022/2023

The Zanfara state scholarship for 2022/2023 is now open to applicants. If you’re an indigene of zanfara State and you’re looking forward to getting a state-funded scholarship, then you’re in the right place.


In this article, I’ll be revealing how you can become a beneficiary of the scholarship program, fully sponsored by the state government.

The scholarship is designed to assist students and indigenes of Zanfara. This scholarship program has been ongoing for a long time, and the government of the state has been working very hard to ensure the program keeps taking care of the educational needs of the indigenes and students of Zanfara.

This blog post is meant to enlighten you and put you on the right track with detailed information that will help you with your application process on the online application portal of the Zanfara state scholarship board, Show you all the scholarship requirements and qualifications needed to ensure you benefit from the scholarship program. This also will cover the application closing date and other vital information. Without wasting much time let us dive into today’s topic of discussion.


What Is Zanfara State Scholarship?

Zanzara state scholarship is a fully funded scholarship program meant to assist students and indigenes of Zanfara currently undergoing their undergraduate program. The aim of the scholarship is to ensure that students receive adequate support from the government in other to take care of school expenses and other important things that need money to solve while in school.

What Are The Eligible Local Government Areas For Zanfara State Scholarship?

There are 14 local governments that are eligible to benefit from the scholarship program. Below are all local government areas

  • Anka
  • Bakura
  • Birnin Magaji/Kiyaw
  • Bukkuyum
  • Bungudu
  • Chafe (Tsafe)
  • Gummi
  • Gusau
  • Kaura Namoda
  • Maradun
  • Maru
  • Shinkafi
  • Talata Mafara
  • Zurmi

Is The Scholarship Form Free? (How Much For The Form)

The Zanfara state scholarship form is totally free. If anyone is insisting that you should pay to get the form, kindly disregard that and know you’re dealing with a fraudster. The application form and process are done completely free online through the Zanfara state scholarship online application portal.

What Are The Requirement For The Scholarship Scheme/Programme?

The scholarship program is open to all indigenes of the State but there are some requirements you must meet before you can become a beneficiary of the Zanfara State scholarship scheme.

Below is the major requirement one must meet in other to become a beneficiary. You need to take it seriously or else you’ll not get the scholarship.

  • Being an indigene is the number one major criterion for becoming a beneficiary of the scholarship.
  • You must be a student of any approved higher institution
  • Your school grades must be good enough before you can apply.
  • If you’re a student of any higher institution like the university, Polytechnics, College of Education, etc are all expected to have a minimum CGPA of 3.0.
  • You must pass through the screening process by providing your credentials which will be verified to ensure they’re authentic.
  • You must have your First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC) with you.
  • Statement of Result containing your CGPA (That is for University/Polytechnic/ College/ School of Nursing Students etc).

How to Apply for the 2022 Zamfara State Scholarship Scheme

The application process for the Zanfara scholarship program is simple and straightforward. Before you embark on the application process, make sure you have all the requirements I have mentioned above.

If you’re sure you have met all the requirements mentioned above, you can then follow these few steps to apply for the scholarship program.

  • Visit the application portal via
  • Click on the “apply now” button
  • Fill out the application form carefully
  • Submit


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Shortlisted candidates will be contacted via email or SMS.