HELB Afya Elimu Fund (AEF) 2023/24 Subsequent Applications; How to Apply
HELB Afya Elimu Fund (AEF) 2023/24 Subsequent Applications; How to Apply. The Afya Elimu Fund (AEF) subsequent/continuing loan applications for the academic year 2023–2024 have begun, the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) is happy to announce.
The Afya Elimu Fund was created to offer financial assistance to deserving students pursuing medical education at middle level medical training colleges (MTCs), both public and private. Its goal is to foster the development of trained healthcare professionals in Kenya.
This includes organizations that offer medical course diplomas and certificates, such as the Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC), faith-based organizations (FBOs), and other organizations.
Candidates must currently be Afya Elimu Fund beneficiaries who are enrolled in middle level medical training colleges in Kenya and actively pursuing their studies.
How to Apply
1. Access the HELB App by downloading it from the Google Play Store or by dialing the USSD Code *642#.
2. Because an updated version of the HELB App is now available, update it to the most recent version.
3. Create an account using your phone number to create a special PIN for safe access.
4. Verify that the registered phone number is in your name because applications linked to invalid numbers will not be processed.
5. Read, understand, and agree to the licensing terms.
6. To register successfully, you must provide your ID number, your first name as it appears on your national ID card, and a working email address.
6. Select the Certificate or Diploma option under the “Loans” tab. For the AEF’s second and subsequent loans, click “apply”.
8. Read the process instruction and interact with the financial literacy manual.
9. Enter your registered phone number and personal identification number to confirm your identity.
10. Examine and concur with the loan’s terms and conditions.
11. After answering the questions about financial literacy, see the findings before deciding on your preferred loan payment choice.
12. After choosing “request loan,” double-check your loan information.
13. Finish the application by selecting “Submit.” Your application’s success will be verified by a pop-up that also includes the loan serial number.
Be prepared for more announcements on bursaries, as well as awards and payments for student loans.
Contact HELB if you require any help.
- On September 30, 2023, the application window will close.
- There is no need for hardcopy applications because the application procedure is completely paperless. As confirmation, an SMS with the serial number of the loan application will be sent.
- The loan application is free from charge at HELB. Extortion attempts should be reported to the appropriate authorities.