Student Loan Application Portal Opens May 24

By Damilare Adeleye

The Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND) has fixed May 24, 2024 to open the portal of the student loan application.

NELFUND spokesman, Nasir Ayitogo, made this known in a statement issued on Thursday.

“The management of Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND) led by its Managing Director, Mr Akintunde Sawyerr are thrilled to announce the 24th of May, 2024 as the official date for the opening of the portal for student loan applications,” he said.

NELFUND said “through the portal, students can now access loans to pursue their academic aspirations without financial constraints.

“The portal provides a user-friendly interface for students to submit their loan applications conveniently,” the statement further read.

“We encourage all eligible students to take advantage of this opportunity to invest in their future and contribute to the growth and development of our nation.

“Students can access the portal on to begin application.”

It said the move is a “significant milestone in the commitment of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu (GCFR) to fostering accessible and inclusive education for all Nigerian students.”