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Study in Nigeria: Scholarships for Nigerians

Nigeria University and College Scholarships

Many famous international universities are offering beneficial scholarships to students from Nigeria who exhibits unique academic achievements in different areas of science. The education sector needs a lot of attention because it is the heart of every Nation development. Unfortunately, the quality of education in Nigeria is very low, because it has not received enough attention and funding from the local governments. As a way of giving back to the global community, our site is providing a list of the latest scholarships for Nigerians to help those in need of financial assistance to help with their education.

Nigeria runs a federation government, so the Nigerian education system is controlled by the Ministry of Education. This includes management of federal universities, colleges and schools. State public schools and tertiary institutions are also controlled regionally by the Ministry at the state level. The first and possibly one of the greatest challenges facing education in Nigeria is inadequate funding by the federal, state and local government which brings us to the reason this page was created.

This year is one of the good years in which international organizations like Fulbright in the USA, DAAD in Germany, many international universities and embassies of foreign nations open their wallets to provide scholarships in Nigeria to study abroad. These scholarships are open to different level of undergraduate, master, and PhD students from Nigeria. In this page, you will find the latest scholarships for Nigerians who is going to pursue studies in Nigeria and abroad.

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Youth Internship Programme, African World Heritage Fund

The intern will be paid stipend of 12,000 Rand...

  •  Fellowship
  •  03-Dec-2020
  •  Africa
  • $$  Stipend of 12,000 Rand
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Open Minds - Young Voices Youth Activists Scholarship FES

Candidates must be:? between the ages of 18 and 32 by the time of application,? conversant with socio-economic and political issues in Nigeria,? creative, progressive and willing to become change agents,? have the potential to be positive role models...

  •  Bachelor, Master
  •  06-Dec-2020
  •  Nigeria
  • $$  Varies
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Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships (QECS)

Award recipients receive: Fully-funded tuition fees; Living expenses allowance (stipend) for duration of award; Return economy flights to their host country; An arrival allowance; Research support grant – on request only; subject to appr...

  •  Master
  •  18-Jan-2021
  •  Africa, Asia
  • $$  Fully-funded
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Internship Opportunity at Lonadek Global Services, Nigeria

To qualify for this internship opportunity, you should: Be an indigene of Nigeria Be currently pursuing, or just recently concluded, a STEM related degree in an internationally reputable institution Demonstrate strong passion for human capacity ...

  •  Bachelor, Master, PhD
  •  31-Jan-2021
  •  Nigeria
  • $$  Varies
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Agbami Scholarship Program, Nigerian

E-applications are invited from full-time SECOND YEAR (200 LEVEL) degree students studying any of the under-listed courses in Nigerian Universities: Medicine and Surgery Dentistry Pharmacy Engineering To be eligible, applicants must: Have...

  •  Bachelor
  •  05-Dec-2020
  •  Nigeria
  • $$  Varies
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NNPC/CNL JV National University Scholarship Awards, Nigeria

Eligible Field of Studies:  Accountancy Agricultural Science Architecture Business Administration/Economics Computer Science Environmental Studies/Surveying Geology/Geophysics/Geoinformatics Law Mass Communication/Journalism Applic...

  •  Bachelor
  •  05-Dec-2020
  •  Nigeria
  • $$  Varies
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Social Science Research Council (SSRC) Doctoral Research Fellowship

The doctoral dissertation research fellowship supports 6-12 months of dissertation research costs of up to US$15,000 on a topic related to peace, security, and development. This program also offers two workshops each year to help fellows to furt...

  •  PhD, Fellowship
  •  01-Feb-2021
  •  Africa
  • $$  Up to US$15,000
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Kellogg’s SuperStars Scholarship Contest, Nigeria

Kellogg’s Nigeria is now accepting entries from Nigerian students for its 2020 Scholarship contest...

  •  Course, Diploma, Bachelor
  •  05-Dec-2020
  •  Nigeria
  • $$  N100,000
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DAAD In-Country/In-Region PhD and Master Awards for Sub-Saharan African Students

The program will cover all the following study expenses: Monthly allowance Study and research allowance Printing allowance Tuition fees Travel allowance (Only applicable for In-Region scholarship holders) Health insurance (Only applicable for...

  •  Master, PhD
  •  10-Feb-2021
  •  Africa
  • $$  Varies
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World Bank WANIDA Master & PhD Fellowships for African Students

The successful Master’s / PhD fellow will be supported with a partial scholarship, which can be applied towards: Tuition Research costs Stipend ...

  •  Master, PhD
  •  05-Dec-2020
  •  Burkina Faso, Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria
  • $$  Tuition, Research costs, Stipend
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HUMA Carnegie Fellowships at University of Cape Town, Africa

Number of Awards: Ph.D.: 3 Postdoctorate: 4 Value of Award: Ph.D.: The value of the Fellowships is fixed at R200, 000 per annum. The Fellowships carry no benefits and are compliant with the SARS rules for tax exemption. Postdoctorate: The ...

  •  PhD, Fellowship
  •  30-Nov-2020
  •  Africa
  • $$  From R200,000 per annum
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Fully Funded Undergraduate Scholarships at Edo University, Nigeria

Undergraduate Full Scholarship Award: The Undergraduate Full Scholarship Award (UFSA) will be for the duration of any choice programme of candidates. This scholarship shall be for the maximum of five (5) candidates who have demonstrated high level o...

  •  Bachelor
  •  Ongoing
  •  Nigeria
  • $$  Fully-Funded
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African Biomedical Engineering Mobility (ABEM) Scholarship

The scholarship will cover: roundtrip flight ticket and visa costs; participation costs such as tuition fees, registration fees and service fees where applicable insurance (health, accident, travel); a settling-in allowance; a monthly subsiste...

  •  PhD, Fellowship
  •  13-Jan-2021
  •  Africa
  • $$  Varies
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