How varsity, college students will receive various funding

Reading Time: 3 minutes The government has assured the Means Testing Instrument (MTI), a scientific model used to allocate tuition funds to students in […]

Govt releases Ksh2.7B to HELB for disbursement to over 180,000 students

Reading Time: < 1 minute Education Cabinet Secretary Ezekiel Machogu has announced that the National Treasury and Economic Planning has released Ksh2.7 billion to the […]

Wandayi, Babu Owino rebuke Ruto over plan to scrap HELB

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ugunja Member of Parliament (MP) Opiyo Wandayi and his Embakasi East counterpart Babu Owino have voiced their disapproval of President […]

Sh2.2bn funds shortfall, delays hit Helb as new academic year starts

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) is facing a funding crisis and is yet to receive its allocation, despite the […]

Honour your obligations: Board tells Helb loanees

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Higher Education Loans Board (Helb) has urged loanees to honour their repayment obligation saying 75,000 students are at risk […]

Under 18 university students not legible for HELB funding, says Magoha

Reading Time: 2 minutes The government has ruled out issuance of Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) funds   to students who join university while […]

Helb opposes Raila’s plan to convert student loan into grant

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) has opposed a proposal by Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga to […]

Relief for students as Treasury releases Sh2.8 billion for Helb

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Higher Education Loans Board (Helb) has now received Sh2.8 billion from National Treasury to cater for loans for university students

Release Sh6b for students loans, Helb tells Treasury

Reading Time: 3 minutes HELB on Wednesday decried delayed disbursement of Sh6 billion for students, which should have hit their accounts in January.

Helb invites applications for 2020/21 student loans

Reading Time: < 1 minute Helb waived the Sh1,000 fee previously charged to non-loanees to acquire a compliance certificate, which came as a relief for job seekers.