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Scholar Account

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Scholar Account

Family Bank Scholar Account is a personal current account for students in tertiary learning institutions (such as colleges and universities) above the age of 18. It is designed to help you make sound financial decisions and kick start your journey to success.


  • Debit card available
  • No account maintenance fees
  • Free photo is captured on account opening
  • Free bankers cheque for fees payments
  • Free cash deposits
  • Easily accessible through our countrywide network of branches, Family Bank and VISA™ branded ATMs
  • Personal accident benefit available


  • No ledger fees
  • Low account opening balance
  • Deposit or withdraw cash via PesaPap
  • Free standing order from Family Bank account to Scholar Account
  • Get your HELB loans disbursed through this account
  • Family Access Debit Card available at an affordable fee


  • Passport size photo (taken at the branch)
  • Original National ID or valid passport and a copy
  • Admission letter / college ID / introduction letter
  • Opening & minimum balance of 200/=
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