Home » Blog » Scholarships for Nigerian Students in Nigeria and Abroad

Scholarships for Nigerian Students in Nigeria and Abroad

Education systems in many countries do not have enough funding opportunities to support students in continuing education. Nigeria is also one of the under developed countries having dysfunctional education system along with lack of funding opportunities. Below mentioned scholarship list contains scholarships exclusively for Nigerian students willing to do  Bachelors, Master’s, PhD or Research etc. This scholarship list will provide you ample of  scholarships  information for the needy students who are looking for aids for completing their education. This list contains scholarships for studying in home country as well as abroad.  So, let us have a look on them.

Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Fellow at IFPRI, Nigeria
Study Subject(s):Development Strategy and Governance
Course Level:Postdoctoral
Scholarship Provider: IFPRI
The award can be taken at: Nigeria
Eligibility:PhD in Agricultural Economics, Applied Economics, Pubic Policy, Social Science or closely related field.
Demonstrated research experience in policy analysis and policy recommendations.
application Deadline: 23-10-2011
https://scholarship-positions.com/postdoctoral-fellowresearch-fellow-at-ifpri-nigeria/2011/09/29/

Advertisements

Review

Sending
User Review
0 (0 votes)

2012 African Humanities Program for Sub-Saharan African’s, USA
Study Subject(s):Humanities
Course Level:Postdoctoral
Scholarship Provider: ACLS, Carnegie Corporation of New York
The award can be taken at: USA
Eligibility:• Dissertation applicants must be doctoral candidates in the final year of writing the dissertation.
application Deadline: 1 November 2011
https://scholarship-positions.com/2012-african-humanities-program-for-sub-saharan-africans-usa/2011/09/08/

Eni Scholarship 2012 for Students of African Universities, St Antony’s College Oxford
Study Subject(s): International Relations, Politics, Economics, History and Anthropology
Course Level: Masters
Scholarship Provider: St Antony’s College Oxford in partnership with the international integrated energy company Eni
The award can be taken at: St Antony’s College
Eligibility:
For qualified students who can demonstrate that they do not otherwise have the financial means to continue their studies at Oxford.
application Deadline: March 1 2012
https://scholarship-positions.com/eni-scholarship-2012-for-students-of-african-universities-st-antony%E2%80%99s-college-oxford/2011/09/08/

Georg Forster Postdoctoral Research Fellowships for Students of Developing Countries, Germany 2011
Study Subject(s):Natural Sciences , Engineering,Humanities, Social Sciences
Course Level:Postdoctoral Research
Scholarship Provider: Humboldt Foundation
The award can be taken at: Germany
Eligibility:Research projects are carried out in cooperation with academic hosts at research institutions in Germany. Candidates choose their own research projects and their host in Germany and prepare their own research plan
application Deadline: Anytime
https://scholarship-positions.com/georg-forster-postdoctoral-research-fellowships-for-students-of-developing-countries-germany-2011/2011/07/29/

2012 African Humanities Program for Sub-Saharan African’s, USA
Study Subject(s):Humanities
Course Level:Postdoctoral
Scholarship Provider: ACLS, Carnegie Corporation of New York
The award can be taken at: USA
Eligibility:• Dissertation applicants must be doctoral candidates in the final year of writing the dissertation.
• Postdoctoral candidates must be scholars who have obtained the Ph.D. within the past five years. .
• All applicants must be citizens of a sub-Saharan African country residing and working in Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, or Uganda.
application Deadline: 1 November 2011
https://scholarship-positions.com/2012-african-humanities-program-for-sub-saharan-africans-usa/2011/09/08/

Clarendon Scholarships for Graduate Study at University of Oxford, 2012 UK
Study Subject(s):All subjects
Course Level:Graduate
Scholarship Provider: Clarendon Fund
The award can be taken at: UK
Eligibility:-All applicants for graduate study at the University of Oxford are eligible. Clarendon scholars come from all continents in the world: from the USA to Australia, Venezuela to Vietnam and from Norway to Nigeria!Candidates applying to start a new graduate course at Oxford are eligible.
application Deadline: 20 January 2012
https://scholarship-positions.com/clarendon-scholarships-for-graduate-study-at-university-of-oxford-2012-uk/2011/09/13/

Call for proposals Grant scheme in Clinical Trials/Capacity Building/Networking in EDCTP-EEIG Member State
Study Subject(s):Clinical Trials/Capacity Building/Networking
Course Level:Research
Scholarship Provider: EDCTP
The award can be taken at: EDCTP- EEIG Member State
Eligibility:1. Proposals must be submitted before the deadline in pdf-format
2. Applications must be in English
3. Evidence of scientific review and where applicable, ethical review and approval by a competent authority from one of the participating EDCTP-EEIG Member States must be provided together with the application.
application Deadline: 15 December 2011
https://scholarship-positions.com/call-for-proposals-grant-scheme-in-clinical-trialscapacity-buildingnetworking-in-edctp-eeig-member-state/2011/08/19/

Call for Proposals in Development of New Clinical Interventions in Sub-Saharan Africa
Study Subject(s):development of new clinical interventions to fight HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis
Course Level:Research
Scholarship Provider: EDCTP
The award can be taken at: Sub-Saharan Africa
Eligibility:1. Proposal must be submitted before the deadline in pdf-format
2. Applications must be in English
3. The application package should consist of Application Form including the embedded Work Plan and budget explanations, Budget Form, Legal Entity Form and Self-eligibility Check Form
application Deadline: 15 December 2011
https://scholarship-positions.com/call-for-proposals-in-development-of-new-clinical-interventions-in-sub-saharan-africa/2011/08/16/

Yossi Schiff Memorial Scholarship Fund at University of Michigan, USA
Study Subject(s):social sciences, humanities, medicine, public health, public policy, nursing, environmental sciences
Course Level:Graduate
Scholarship Provider: Yossi Schiff Memorial Scholarship Fund
The award can be taken at: USA
Eligibility:International graduate students with F-1 or J-1 visas pursuing the following careers may apply.
application Deadline: May 3, 2012
https://scholarship-positions.com/yossi-schiff-memorial-scholarship-fund-at-university-of-michigan-usa/2011/08/09/

MIPLC: DAAD funding for Students from Developing Countries
Study Subject(s):Any
Course Level:Postgraduate
Scholarship Provider: MIPLC, DAAD
The award can be taken at: Berlin, Germany.
Eligibility:-University degree or equivalent
-At least 2 years of professional experience
-German language skills: DSH 2 or TestDaF level 4 or equivalent
-English language skills: TOEFL (500 points paper based / 173 points computer based / 61 points internet based) equivalent A GMAT (with more than 500 points) is recommended.
application Deadline: October 15, 2011
https://scholarship-positions.com/miplc-daad-scholarship-for-students-from-developing-countries/2011/10/07/

funding for Nigerian Students at University of Westminster, UK
Study Subject:Any
Employer: University of Westminster
Level: Masters
Description: Full tuition fee waivers for January start courses only. Eligibility: You must and hold an offer for a full-time Masters degree and be a student from Nigeria. Criteria: Academic excellence, financial need and development potential.
Application Deadline:01 November 2011
https://scholarship-positions.com/scholarship-for-nigerian-students-at-university-of-westminster-uk/2011/04/28/

2012-2013 Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Commonwealth Country Citizens, UK
Study Subject(s):Various
Course Level: Master’s, PhD, split-site (PhD)
Scholarship Provider:UK Department for International Development (DFID)
The award can be taken at: UK Universities
Eligibility: -Be Commonwealth citizens, refugees, or British protected persons
• Be permanently resident in a Commonwealth country other than the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man
Application Deadline: No later than7 December 2011
https://scholarship-positions.com/2012-2013-commonwealth-scholarships-for-developing-commonwealth-country-citizens-uk/2011/07/21/

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, University of Ilorin, Nigeria
Organization: University of Ilorin
Subject: Applied Sciences, Science and Humanities
Country: Nigeria
Eligibility: The candidate for the fellowship should: i. Be a non-Nigerian; ii. Possess a PhD; iii. Submit a well articulated research proposal in any of the disciplines listed above; iv. Possess excellent communication skills and be computer literate.
Application Deadline: 15th September each year
https://scholarship-positions.com/postdoctoral-research-fellowship-university-of-ilorin-nigeria/2010/11/02/

Scholarship Opportunities for International Students, University of Ilorin, Nigeria
Organization: University of Ilorin
Subject: Any Subject
Country: Nigeria
Eligibility: Applicant must meet the admission requirements of the University i.e. 5 credits ‘O’ level or its equivalent for candidate seeking admission to the first year of the first degree programmes and two ‘A’ level plus 3 ‘O’ level credits (or its equivalent) for candidates seeking admission into the second year of the programme.
ii.Graduate: Applicants must meet admission requirements of Master programme of the University i.e. Second Class Honours, (Upper Division) or the equivalent in the bachelor degree.
Application Deadline: 27 September Each Year
https://scholarship-positions.com/scholarship-opportunities-for-international-students-university-of-ilorin-nigeria/2010/11/02/

Wishing you success!!

Ginni Juneja

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *