Public Sector Employees

For Fijian employee working in the public service and seeks to attain academic qualification or upgrade existing qualifications at an eligible institution.

Application Requirements
  • Official academic transcripts for Year 12/13 or any other Higher Education
  • Certified True Copy of the Birth Certificate.
  • Copy of bank statement with account under the applicant’s name
  • Applicant’s recent FNPF statement.
  • Tin Letter/FRCA-FNPF Joint Card of the Student
  • Tin Letter/FRCA-FNPF Joint Card of the Parents/Guardian
  • 2 recent passport size photos
  • Proof of parents/guardians self income (Salary Slip or Statutory Declaration)
  • Applicants Salary Slip (3 most recent)
  • Letter of Employment indicating years of service
  • Letter of approval from employer clearly indicating the length of leave and whether the same is with or without pay.
 Incomplete application forms will not be considered.
 All photocopied documents must be certified by an authorised person.

NOTIFICATION OF THE LOANS SCHEME
Towards the end of each High School academic year, the Board shall publish in the local media, the priority areas that will be given consideration. Applicants will be invited to apply for the Loans Scheme.
 
There are no strict deadlines for application, however students wishing to begin their higher education from a particular term must apply and get into the bond agreement before the commencement of a new academic term.
 
Applications received during the academic terms will be considered for the following academic term.

How To Apply
  1. Scan and get all the required documents read before starting the process of applying online in the pdf, png, or jpg format. 
  2. Visit www.tslb.com.fj and register for TSLB online services. Applicants cannot apply online unless registered first.
  3. One registered fill the appropriate information.
  4. Upload all the required documents. 
  5. Submit the online application.
  6. Applicants for NTS do not need to fill another TELS application. TSLB encourages all Fijians who are in Year 13/Equivalent Foundation Studies program in the year before the award to fill the NTS applications and also indicate their preference for TELS. This will avoid the students having 2 different applications. All unsuccessful applications for NTS will be considered for TELS.
  7. Students will not be able to submit the form unless all mandatory fields are filled. Year 13 results and offer letter from the institutions need to be uploaded before the application will be processed.
SUBMITTING A COMPLETED APPLICATION PACKAGE DOES NOT GUARANTEE APPROVAL. 

ASSESSMENT & NOTIFICATION OF AWARDS
  • TSLB shall be responsible for assessment of applications against the set criteria.
  • TSLB may seek any further information to substantiate claims made by the applicant.
  • All applicants are responsible for gaining acceptance into institutions. Fee structures from the institution must accompany each application form.
  • TELS will only be awarded to institutions approved by the Fijian Government, and programs accredited by a professional educational body.
  •  All TELS application will go through an extensive review and TSLB’s scholarship decision shall be final and cannot be appealed.
  • Official indication of being granted an award is the receipt of the Confirmation of the award letter from the Chairperson/Chief Executive Officers or any authorised officer of TSLB.
TELS Acceptance Deadline
  • All TELS award offered must be accepted within 14 days after the date posted on the award notification (email or letter).
  • All awards not accepted by this deadline will be cancelled.
  • To accept the awards students must sign and return the offer letter to TSLB together with the bond forms.
 
Apply online now
Download Form TSLB 02
TELS Terms and Conditions