Top 190 scholarships available for Nigerians

Top 190 scholarships available for Nigerians

You just might be the next scholarship awardee if you follow these closely

So maybe this semester isn’t going exactly as you had planned and you feel you would do better if you had a scholarship, or maybe you are a graduate looking for a way to fund your MSc/Phd education. Check out these 190 scholarships, do a google search for anyone to know if it is currently running, and power your dream.

[I]. Nigerian Government Scholarships

(a). Federal Government Scholarships

  1. Federal Government Scholarships Tenable in Nigerian Tertiary Institutions
  2. Bilateral Educational Agreement (BEA) Oversea Scholarships for Nigerians
  3. PTDF Scholarships Programme in Nigeria & Overseas (UK & France)

(b). State Government Scholarships (Most states in Nigeria offer their indegens scholarships.) Most prominent among these are:

  1. Rivers State Government RSSDA Undergraduate Overseas Scholarships
  2. Oyo State Scholarships Scheme for Oyo State Indigenes
  3. Lagos State Local Scholarship Award for Lagos State Indigenes
  4. Imo State Government Scholarships for Imo State Students


[II]. Non-Government Scholarships

(a). Nigerian Oil Companies Scholarships

  1. Agbami Scholarships Programme for Undergraduate Nigerian Students
  2. Agip Oil Company Undergraduate Scholarships for Nigerian students
  3. Mobil Nigeria Undergraduate National Scholarship Programme

(a). Shell Nigeria University Scholarship Programme

(b). Shell Secondary School Scholarship Scheme

  1. Nigeria LNG Scholarship Scheme for undergraduate students
  2. Total Nigeria’s National Merit Scholarship Programme
  3. NNPC/Addax National Tertiary Institutions Merit Scholarship Programme


(b). Non-Oil Companies Scholarships for Nigerians

  1. NWAG Nigeria Scholarships for Female Nigerian Students
  2. BAT Nigeria Scholarship for Undergraduate Students
  3. MTN Foundation Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme
  4. MTN Foundation / MUSON Music Scholarship Awards
  5. MUSTE Scholarships for Undergraduate Nigerian Students
  6. Gani Fawehinmi Scholarship Programme
  7. Ikeoha Foundation Scholarship Awards for Enugu State students
  8. Merry Hearts Scholarship for Nigerian pre-university students
  9. Young Women’s Scholarship Program
  10. Globacom GBAM Scholarships for Nigerian students
  11. ABC Transport National University Scholarship Award
  12. American University of Nigeria Scholarships
  13. Nigerian Girls Scholarship Fund
  14. Caleb University Scholarship Award Programme for Lagos State Indigenes


[III]. Foreign Scholarships for Nigerians

  1. University of East Anglia Science Foundation Scholarships
  2. Griffith International Scholarships for African nationals
  3. Google Anita Borg Scholarship for Female Students from Europe, Middle East, Africa
  4. Kaplan International Colleges Scholarship Scheme for Nigerian Students
  5. Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Commonwealth Countries
  6. Undergraduate Scholarships for Nigerians at University of Sheffield
  7. Korean Government Scholarships for International Undergraduate students
  8. Luz Neema Foundation (LNF) Scholarships for Nigerian students
  9. Oxford Pershing Square Graduate Scholarships
  10. Warwick Chancellor’s International Scholarships
  11. Humber International Entrance Scholarships
  12. UNIL Master’s Grants in Switzerland for Foreign Students
  13. Course always starts around  September
  14. Cambridge International Scholarships
  15. Westminster Full Fee Scholarships for International Students
  16. Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS)
  17. Course always starts around :  May/   September
  18. DAAD Masters Scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance
  19. UC International First Year Undergraduate Scholarships
  20. Westminster International Scholarships
  21. University of the People Online Tuition Free Degrees
  22. Hubert Humphrey Fellowships in USA for International Students
  23. IWC Masters Scholarships for International Students
  24. Flinders International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (FIPRS)
  25. UNIPV International Scholarships for Developing Countries
  26. DAAD Scholarships in Germany for Development-Related Postgraduate Courses
  1. Foundation Rainbow Bridge MBA Scholarships for African and Asian Women
  2. Leiden University Excellence Scholarships (LexS)
  3. Transform Together Scholarships for International and European Union (non-UK) Students
  4. La Trobe Academic Excellence Scholarships for International Students
  5. Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS)
  6. Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships for Developing Commonwealth Countries
  7. Westminster-ISH Scholarships for International Students
  8. Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Scholarships
  9. Italian Government Scholarships for Foreign Students
  10. Macquarie Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships
  11. Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI)
  12. Türkiye Scholarships for International Students
  13. University of Westminster Full International Scholarships
  14. International Ambassador Scholarships at University of West London
  15. Netherlands Fellowship Programme
  16. Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships at University of the Arts London
  17. Lalji PfAL Scholarship for Sub-Saharan Africans at London School of Economics
  18. York World Scholars
  19. New Zealand International Doctoral Research Scholarships
  20. Joint Japan World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program
  21. Australia Awards Scholarships
  22. UWE Millennium Development Scholarship for International Students
  23. Scuola Normale Superiore PhD Scholarships in Italy
  24. The Denys Holland Scholarship at University College London
  25. OFID Scholarship Award for International Students
  26. Université Paris-Saclay International Master’s Scholarships
  27. JFUNU Scholarships for MSc in Sustainability Programme for Developing Country Students
  28. Government of Flanders Master Mind Scholarships for International Students
  29. IOE Centenary Masters Scholarships
  1. UWE Global Student Scholarships for International Students
  2. Robert S. McNamara Phd Research Fellowships
  3. Westminster Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarships for Developing Country Students
  4. Monash International Merit Scholarships
  5. Talent for Governance Training Scholarships for Developing Countries
  6. Heinrich Boll Scholarships in Germany for International Students
  7. Nottingham Developing Solutions Scholarships
  8. The University of Gothenburg Study Scholarship
  9. Ampère Excellence Scholarships for International Students
  10. Univeristy of Maastricht High Potential Scholarships for International Students
  11. ETH Zurich Excellence Masters Scholarships
  12. Vice Chancellor’s International Scholarship for Research Excellence at University of Nottingham
  13. Bocconi Scholarships in Italy for International Students
  14. Emile Boutmy Scholarships for Non-EU Students at Sciences Po
  15. Science@Leuven Scholarships for International Students
  16. University of Twente Scholarships (UTS)
  17. Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholarship and Leadership Programme at Oxford University
  18. Swedish Institute Study Scholarships
  19. Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme at UK Universities
  20. Eiffel Scholarships in France for International Students
  21. Amsterdam Excellence Scholarships (AES)
  22. Lund University Global Scholarship Programme
  23. Chalmers IPOET Scholarships for International Students
  24. VU Amsterdam Fellowship Programme for International Students
  25. Edinburgh Global Research Scholarships
  26. Africa Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship Program
  27. Canadian Government
  28. Australia Awards Masters Scholarships for Africa
  29. MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program for Africans
  30. Utrecht Excellence Scholarships for International Students
  31. University of Geneva Excellence Masters Fellowships
  32. Uppsala IPK Scholarships for International Students
  33. Reach Oxford Scholarships for Developing Country Students
  34. Singapore International Graduate Award
  35. Eric Bleumink Scholarships at University of Groningen
  36. World Citizen Talent Scholarship for International Students
  37. University of Sydney International Scholarships (USydIS)
  38. AAUW International Fellowships in USA for Women
  39. ICSP Scholarships at University of Oregon USA
  40. University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowships
  41. Gates Cambridge Scholarships for International Students
  42. Clarendon Fund Scholarships at University of Oxford
  43. Radboud Scholarship Programme for International Students
  44. Kofi Annan MBA Scholarships for Developing Country Students
  45. IRO PhD Scholarships for Developing Countries at K.U. Leuven University
  46. American University Emerging Global Leader Scholarship
  47. Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Commonwealth Countries
  48. Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Students
  49. UBC International Leader of Tomorrow Award
  50. Danish State Tuition Fee Waivers and Scholarships at Roskilde University
  51. Course always starts around  September
  52. University of Otago International Research Master’s Scholarship
  53. The University of Western Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarships
  54. DRD Scholarships for Sub-Saharan Africans
  55. Melbourne Research Scholarships (MRS)
  56. Bristol University International Scholarships
  57. Greek Government Scholarships for Foreign Students
  58. Lord Walston Scholarships for Africans at University of East Anglia
  59. UEA International Development Scholarships for International Students
  60. ISH-London Met Scholarship Scheme
  61. KTH Tuition Fee Waiver for Non-EU Students
  62. Edinburgh Global Masters Scholarships
  63. Eldred-Waverley Scholarship at Linacre College, Oxford
  64. Governance for Development in Africa Scholarships at SOAS University of London
  65. Oppenheimer Fund Scholarships at University of Oxford
  66. Denmark Government Scholarships for Non-EU Students
  67. TUBITAK Graduate Scholarships for International Students
  68. University of Sydney Faculty of Science Scholarships for International Students
  69. Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree Scholarships in Media Arts Cultures
  70. Oxford Graduate Scholarships for International Students
  71. University of Bern Masters Grants for International Students
  72. Slovak Government Scholarships for Selected Developing Countries
  73. Alma Graduate School Africa MBA Scholarship Program
  74. Taiwan Government Scholarships for International Students
  75. Japanese Government Scholarships for International Research Students
  76. Malaysia International Scholarships (MIS)
  77. Ferguson Scholarships for Africans at SOAS London
  78. Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust
  79. Loughborough University Graduate School Development Trust Africa Scholarships
  80. Westminster African Education Scholarship
  81. GeTMA Scholarships for International Students in Turkey/Germany
  82. University of Birmingham Scholarships for International Students
  83. Curtin University International Research Scholarships
  84. Curtin University
  85. Masters/PhD Degree
  86. African Leadership in Business MBA Scholarships
  87. University of Oulu Tuition Fee Waivers for International Students
  88. Ireland Government Postgraduate Scholarships for International Students
  89. Norwegian Quota Scholarship Scheme
  90. OCIS Scholarships for Muslims from Developing Countries
  91. Netherlands Master’s Fellowship Program for Developing Countries
  92. Marie Curie International Incoming Fellowships (IIF) for Developing Countries
  93. WMF Scholarships for Developing Country Students
  94. Anne van den Ban Scholarships for Developing Countries at Wagenignen University
  95. Netherlands PhD Fellowship Program for Developing Countries
  96. Czech Government Scholarships for Developing Country Students
  97. Czech Republic Government
  98. Ford Foundation International Fellowships Program for Developing Countries
  99. Spanish Government Scholarships for International Students
  100. Scholarships for Developing Countries in Sustainable Energy Development
  101. Hellenic Scholarship Programme for Foreign Students from Developing Countries
  102. Schlumberger Cambridge Scholarships for Students from Developing Countries
  103. Desmond Tutu’s Masters Scholarships for Africans
  104. African Development Bank Young Professionals Programme
  105. International Fulbright Science and Technology Scholarships
  106. PhD Fellowships for Developing Countries at University of Groningen
  107. PhD Scholarships for Developing Countries at the International Center for Development and Decent Work (ICDD)
  108. ACLS Fellowships in Humanities for Africans



  1. Grace Iyaro January 7, 2017
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