Kano State Scholarships Board, Kano
Abdullahi Bayero Way, Nassarawa, P.M.B. 3105, Kano - Nigeria

FAQs

I have purchased an application scratch card but don’t know how to log in and submit my application information.
You must create an account first before you can log in and submit your application information. Click on the online application link for a detailed guideline.
I have submitted my application but want to change some information on my submission. Can I edit my application?
Yes, you can come back for an unlimited number of times to edit and re-submit your application as long as it is within the application period.
I forgot my login username or password, can I retrieve them?
Yes, you can retrieve your login username or password by reporting to the officer in charge at the Board’s premises with your application scratch card.
My scratch card is over scratched and I can’t read the PIN. What should I do?
Report to the officer in charge at the Board’s premises with your application scratch card. Your PIN will be retrieved using your Serial No.
I keep on getting an error message "Invalid PIN". What does this mean?
It means your PIN is not in the Portal database. Report to the officer in charge at the Board’s premises with your application scratch card to validate the authenticity of your card.
I keep on getting an error message "PIN Already Used". What does this mean?
It means the PIN you are attempting to use is already used by another applicant, report to the officer in charge at the Board’s premises with your scratch card to validate the authenticity of your card.
I keep on getting an error message "An illegal choice has been detected. Please contact the site administrator". What does this mean?
It means that you are attempting to save your information without selecting the values of a sequential combo boxes accordingly (e.g. Nationality, State, LGA OR the School, Programme Values). Select the boxes accordingly and re-submit your application.
What happen if a Student is Withdrawn or Absconded?
A student is duty bound to inform the Board if he absconds or his institution asks him to withdraw. Failure to report the case will affect his chance of restoration or securing subsequent award and would be required to refund all Payments made in his name.
Can I change Institution and/or course of studies?
Students wishing to change institution or course, from the initially recommended award, must fill/apply on the appropriate Form to and get approval of the Board as soon as the changes of institutions or courses were formally effected.
When shall my Privileges become Forfeited?
All the Privileges connected with Scholarships Award within its tenure stand forfeited where beneficiaries of slated programmes or exercises of the Board fail to comply with the specified instructions, procedures and time of such routine activities.