Al-Ummah Zakat & Sadaqah Foundation Student Loan Program 2024 (Up to ₦250,000) | How to Apply

Call for applications – Al-Ummah Zakat & Sadaqah Foundation Student Loan Program 2024! The foundation is inviting suitably qualified candidates for its Student loan program, offering up to ₦250,000.00 revolving loan fund from November 2023. There is no specified deadline, however, interested and qualified Applicants are advised to apply early.

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Al-Ummah Zakat & Sadaqah Foundation Student Loan of ₦250,000 is offered only to Muslim Students pursuing an eligible PhD program in any Nigerian accredited University and currently at the post-field stage of their programme.

Al-Ummah Zakat & Sadaqah Foundation Student Loan Program – Overview

After completing a simple loan application form, valid nominations from sponsors designated by UZSFNg, support from a guarantor (who may be the applicant), and the availability of cash at the time of application, one can access the Program fund.

The loan has a 12-month repayment moratorium and is repaid in 10 equal instalments of ₦25,000 spread out over ten months, giving the recipients repayment flexibility.

Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for the Program, Applicants must fufil the conditions below:

  • Applicants must be a Muslim PhD student (mandatory) to be considered
  • He or She must be at the post-field stage of the PhD program.
  • Is expected to complete the designated loan application form accurately
  • Possesses a valid nomination by a UZSFN-appointed sponsor.
  • Applicants must also secure support from a guarantor, which can be the applicant with the sponsor’s agreement.
  • Confirmation of fund availability at the time of application.


The Program offers the following benefits:

  • Up to ₦250,000.00 revolving loan fund
  • A 12-month moratorium for loan repayment.
  • Repayment of the loan in ten equal ₦25,000 instalments over 10 months.
  • The student is provided with strong support for the success of the scheme.

 List of Sponsors For the Program 

To apply for this Student Loan Program, Candidates must be sponsored by any of the persons listed below:

  • Mallam Kabir AlamalYaqeen
  • Ustadh AbdulJaleel Arikewuyo
  • Mallam Yousuph Nurudeen
  • Ustadh Lukman Kewulere
  • Engr Ibrahim Nurudeen
  • Mallam Adigun AbdulFatah
  • Mallam Sulaiman Ra’afiu
  • Zubayr Ibrahim
  • Bashir Momoh
  • Hajia Zulfah Adenipekun

 How to Apply

All qualified applicants for the Program should follow the steps below to apply:


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