Apply for Lagos State Teachers Merit Award 2020 form


Check how to apply for the 2020 Lagos State Teachers Merit Award, closing date if application, requirements and more.Apply for Lagos State Teachers Merit Award 2020 form

The Lagos State Ministry of Education has officially announced the Teachers’ Merit Award program Primary, Secondary Junior and Senior Secondary and Technical Colleges Teachers for 2020.

According to the Lagos State Governor, Mr Babjide Sanwolu, 13 outstanding teachers and leaders in Government Primary, Junior Secondary, Senior Secondary Schools and Technical Colleges across Lagos State will get Cars as rewards for excellent performance and dedication in the discharge of duties by our exemplary teachers and leaders.


The Goal of the Lagos State Teachers’ Merit award is to recognize, showcase and appreciate the State’s finest teachers.

This award honours them for raising the standards of education and finding ways to excel and distinguish themselves even through challenging times imposed by the Coronavirus pandemic in year 2020, thereby ensuring that no child was disadvantaged nor left behind.

The thirteen recipients will be selected from schools within the State. This commitment is geared towards motivating the teaching profession for better performances in service delivery now and in the future.

Who Can Apply for Lagos State Teachers Merit Award

  • Educators must be teachers or administrators in the Lagos State Public School system
  • Entries must be received by 25th January 2021
  • Applicants must possess a TRCN number
    Entries are open from all Teachers in Public Primary, Secondary and Technical Colleges in Lagos State.

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The selection process will exhibit innovation, fairness and excellent standards end-to-end based on the following criteria:

  1. Evidence of outstanding leadership or contribution in improving teaching and learning
  2. Evidence of positive holistic impact on students’ learning beyond classroom protocol
  3. Intellectually, academically and most especially psychologically
  4. Evidence of community impact and involvement through their work
  5. Evidence of innovation
  6. Evidence of efficiency and effectiveness

How To Apply For Lagos State Teachers Merit Award 2020

Click here to apply or

Deadline for Application

The entries will close on 25th January, 2021.

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