Higher Education Students Financing Board calls for student loan applications

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The Higher Education Students Financing Board (HESFB) invites applications for loans from eligible Ugandan students who have been admitted for Diploma and Undergraduate programmes from various Universities FOR the academic year 2019/20.

HESFB was established by an Act of Parliament to administer the Students’ Loan Scheme. The Board has received funds from the Government of Uganda to be used for financing Ugandan Students who are pursuing studies in Higher Education Institutions in Uganda.

The call applies to Public Universities, Private Chartered Universities and the listed Other Tertiary Institutions. (see advert below)

The scheme only applies to Ugandan students seeking to pursue Higher Education in accredited institutions of higher learning recognized by National Council for Higher Education and also pursuing programmes mentioned in tables 2 and 4.

The board commits to both offline and online applications.

Offline Application: Eligible applicants should get hard copy of the application form from any of the participating Higher Education Institution ‘s Office of the Academic Registrar; or from any Centenary Bank Branch across the country or download and print a copy from the HESFB website: www.hesfb.go.ug

On line Application: All eligible applicants can also apply online for the Higher Education Students’ Financing Loan using the HESFB website http://www.hesfb.go.ug and click on APPLY NOW to start the online application process. Applicants using this window shall be required to print the last 3 pages of the Application form, collect the required recommendation signatures, and attach all the required documents in the Loan Application Form including the Bank pay-in-slip, then submit their application to the nearest Centenary Bank Branch.

Download Full advert for submission procedures.

May 01 HESFB Advert 2019-20

May 01 HESFB Loan Application Form 2019.20 

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