Scholarships

Looking for scholarships for Nigeria students to study in and out of Nigeria? This page is all you'll ever need.

NNPC/Chevron National University Scholarship Awards

Each year Chevron Nigeria Limited, in collaboration with its Joint Venture partner, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), offers a number of Chevron Scholarship Awards to suitably qualified undergraduate students in Nigerian Universities. Full-time second year (200level) students studying specific courses listed below, in Nigerian Universities, are invited to apply online.

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SPDC Joint Venture University Scholarship Award Scheme

Each year Shell Oil company offers Scholarship for Undergraduate Students in Nigerian Universities in two categories: National Merit Award (NM) and Areas of Operation Merit Award, East or West (OE or OW).

About Shell Scholarship

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (Operator of the NNPC/SHELL /TEPN/AGIP Joint Venture) Scholarship Scheme offers first year students in all Nigerian universities the opportunity to study with an annual grant from the SPDC JV for the full duration of their course. The programme aims to promote academic excellence and improve the skills-base among young Nigerians.

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Gani Fawehinmi Annual Scholarship Awards

Each year, the Gani Fawehinmi Scholarship Board announces Four Million Naira Scholarships For Forty Nigerian Students in Nigeria tertiary institution. Applications are invited for the 2012 Chief Gani Fawehinmi Annual Scholarship for Nigerians Awards. The 2012 year’s award is for 20 students, each of whom will receive One hundred Thousand Naira (N100,000) for their education.

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Agip Tertiary Institutions Scholarship Awards Scheme

Each year Nigerian Agip Oil Company Limited (NAOC) offers the Undergraduate Agip scholarship for first year Nigerian students in tertiary institution

About Scholarship

Nigerian Agip Oil Company Limited (NAOC) Operator of the NNPC/NAOC/Phillips Joint Venture in pursuance of its Community Development Programme invites suitably qualified candidates for its Tertiary Institutions Scholarship Awards Scheme.

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MTN Foundation Science and Technology Scholarship

Each year, the MTN Foundation, offers its MTN Foundation Science and Technology Scholarships for Undergraduate students in various fields of studies

About Scholarship

Applications are invited for the MTN Foundation Science and Technology Scholarships for Undergraduate students. Following the applications, 1500 students will be shortlisted for the assessment test to be held in 3 centres in the North, East and West of the country.

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Lagos State Scholarship Award

(A) LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP.
This is for prospective students of Lagos State origin except otherwise directed by His Excellency. It was resuscitated in the year 2002. Students should be on full-time and not part-time studies.Those who have benefited include:

  1. Those with excellent performance in their area of academic study and sports.
  2. Off-spring of those who died under tragic circumstances, or natural disaster within the State.
  3. Brilliant physically –challenged, indigent students/pupils and orphans who without Government support wouldn’t have been able to achieve thier desired goal.

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BATN/BATIA Scholarship Scheme

Each year, the British American Tobacco Nigeria (BATN)/ BATIA invites qualified Undergraduate students to apply for scholarships tenable at Nigerian tertiary institution. The last round of application was for 2012/2013

About Scholarship

British American Tobacco Nigeria (BATN), in conjunction with British American Tobacco Iseyin Agronomy (BATIA) invites applications from qualified Nigerian undergraduates, for the 2012/2013 Scholarship Scheme. The Scholarship Scheme is one of its Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives to promote skilled manpower development in Nigeria’s Agricultural sector.

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Governor’s Special Overseas Scholarship Programme

The Rivers State Government offers Special Overseas scholarship programme for Undergraduate degree for Indigenes and non-indigene annually. The next round of application is starting for 2013/2014 session

About Scholarship

The Rivers State Sustainable Development Agency (RSSDA) invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for selection in the State Government Special Overseas Undergraduate Scholarship Programme for 2013/2014 session.

Read more: Governor’s Special Overseas Scholarship Programme

British Council /NLNG Scholarship in UK for Nigerian graduates to study for Masters

Scholarship Name: NLNG Scholarship

Brief description

The British Council will administer the NLNG Scholarships for Nigerian graduates to study for masters degree in the UK for September 2014 intake.

Apply for a Masters scholarship to study in the UK

Accepted Subject Areas

The scholarship is for courses of study in the areas of engineering, geosciences, environmental sciences, management sciences, medicine and law.

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Nigerian AGIP Exploration Postgraduate Scholarship Program

Each year, the Nigerian AGIP Exploration invites application from qualified and interested Nigerian graduates for the Postgraduate Scholarship Award in 2 categories: Nigerian and Overseas scholarships

About Scholarship

The Nigerian Agip Exploration –NAE, on behalf of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)/NAE/OANDO, through its committed to the training and development of manpower as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility, offers the Nigeria AGIP Exploration Postgraduate Scholarship Program 2012/2013.

Read more: Nigerian AGIP Exploration Postgraduate Scholarship Program

NITDA Scholarships in Information Technology

NITDA offers Scholarships in Information Technology for Masters and PhD Nigerian students to study in National and International Universities

About Scholarship

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) in pursuance of her mandate of producing globally competitive manpower in order to bridge the digital divide and transform Nigeria into an Information Technology capable country, has established a scholarship scheme for Post Graduate (PG) studies in Master’s and Doctorate (PhD) degrees in relevant areas of information Technology (IT) obtainable in National and international Universities.

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NNPC/ESSO National Postgraduate Scholarship Awards

Each year, Mobil Producing Nigeria offers its National Postgraduate Scholarships for Nigerian Students to study for masters in Engineering and Geosciences in Nigerian Universities

About Scholarship

In continuation of Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited (EEPNL) efforts to provide opportunities for developing careers in the petroleum industry, Mobil Producing Nigeria offer Scholarships to outstanding Nigerian graduates who are currently pursuing postgraduate studies (Masters Degree) in the above disciplines in Nigeria Universities.

Read more: NNPC/ESSO National Postgraduate Scholarship Awards

NDDC Postgraduate Foreign Scholarship Scheme

Each year, Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC offers Masters and PhD Scholarships for Nigerian Students from the Niger Delta to study abroad. The next application is for 2013 academic year.

About Scholarship

As part of its Human Resource Development initiatives, the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC is embarking on Foreign Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme to equip Niger Deltans with relevant training and skills for effective participation in the local content programme of the current administration as well as compete globally in various professional fields.

Read more: NDDC Postgraduate Foreign Scholarship Scheme

Subcategories

  • Undegraduate

    Undergraduate Scholarships for Nigerian students to study in and out of Nigeria.

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  • Postgraduate

    Masters and PhD scholarships for Nigerian graduates to study in and out of Nigeria

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