Education plays a vital role in human, economic and national development. We live in an innovation-oriented society, the demand of the twenty first century for novelty, creativity, integration of knowledge at global levels. One of the challenges militating against education relates to financing, therefore SchoolMe Scholarship lottery is assisting Nigerians through lottery with funds to support their education.
Recently, pioneers of the lottery SchoolMe Investment Services Limited dished out a total sum of nine hundred thousand naira (N900, 000) to four participants of the scholarship draw held on 31st October, 2019. Two winners won the sum of N100,000 each under the project money category, while one winner each emerged as lucky winner of N200,00 and N500,000 under the session fee and full scholarship category respectively.
One of the winners under the session fee category, Francis Onyinye could not contain his excitement after receiving his payment, he called on Nigerians to keep playing SchoolMe lottery; “Make sure you like it, play it and you will win it. It is too real, as you can see I played with just N200 and won the sum of N200, 000 in the school scholarship category, you can see the check for yourself”.
He further urged Nigerians who have been playing not to give up. According to him “never quit, those that quits never wins, never give up until you win”.
Meanwhile, the Managing Director, SchoolMe Investment Services Limited, Prince Jacob Momoh, expressing excitement for winners of the scholarship draws said he believes that a crime free nation can only be achieved if everybody is given the right to quality education.
He further noted that as part of his dream to see professionals spanning from professions like medicine, piloting, engineering, law, etc, emanates from this program, he hoped to contribute his quota to nation building by ridding the country off crime and ensuring Nigerian youth are given required funding to further their education.
Emphasizing on SchoolMe lottery’s commitment to paying winners, the head of Operations, Mr Nsikan Ekaette said, “at SchoolMe we are committed to our objective of supporting the academic dreams of Nigerians innovatively through lottery. Since inception we have consistently paid out cash ranging from N2000 to N20,000 to thousands of participants as “pocket money”.
“Our scholarship draws takes place quarterly and beneficiaries can win project money worth N100,000, Session fee worth N200,000 or full scholarship worth a whooping N500,00. Nigerians are encouraged to take advantage of the opportunity we are offering”. He said.
It would be recalled that on 1st July, 2019, SchoolMe Scholarship Lottery awarded five Nigerians the sum of N1.5 million.