List of Scholarships for Undergraduate Nigerian Students

Below are the scholarships and related opportunities for undergraduate students studying in tertiary institutions in Nigeria. This list is not exhaustive, therefore, we will continue

  1. Federal Government of Nigeria Scholarships tenable in Nigeria Tertiary institutions.

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  1. SPDC Niger Delta Undergraduate Scholarship Scheme

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) Joint Venture University Award Scheme. National Merit Award (NM) for all Nigerians Areas of operation Merit award for Niger-Delta indigenes

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  1. MTN Foundation Scholarships in Science and Technology for Nigerian Students.

The MTN Foundation Science & Technology Scholarship scheme seeks to attract high performing full time second year students studying in public tertiary institutions (universities, polytechnics and colleges of education) in Nigeria.

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  1. British American Tobacco Nigeria/British American Tobacco Iseyin Agronomy (BATN/BATIA) Scholarship awards Scheme for Nigerian Students

British American Tobacco Nigeria (BATN), in conjunction with British American Tobacco Iseyin Agronomy (BATIA) inviting scholarship applications for Nigerian under Graduate students, the BATN/BATIA Scholarship 2018 Scheme is one of our Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives to promote skilled manpower development in Nigeria’s Agricultural sector.

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  1. NGScholars Tertiary Institutions’ Scholarship Awards

As part of our mission to help Nigerian students, we are introducing a scholarship scheme for Nigerian students studying in tertiary institutions in Nigeria.We are particularly targeting indigent students who excel at their studies and are showing great promise.

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  1. Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Scholarship Scheme for Undergraduate Nigerian Students.

Nigeria LNG Limited supports education through several initiatives. One of them is Scholarships. NLNG has a four-tier scholarship programme which channels support for human capital development and encourage high performance, ultimately growing a pool of high potential students, graduates and professionals with competitive advantage.

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  1. NNPC/TOTAL National Merit Scholarship Awards

The programme is aimed at promoting academic excellence and quality manpower development in the Country. This is one of the many ways TOTAL demonstrates its commitment to the educational development of Nigerian students. It is a part of TOTAL’s rich Corporate Social Responsibility.

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  1. Globacom G-BAM Quarterly Scholarships

Globacom G-BAM Quarterly Scholarships for 1000 Nigerian Secondary and Tertiary students. Migrate to the GBAM plan on your line

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  1. NNPC/ADDAX Tertiary Institutions National Merit Scholarships

NNPC / ADDAX Scholarships for (100L) which is a Tertiary Institutions National Merit Scholarship Awards Scheme, invites qualified candidates for its  National Merit Tertiary Institution scholarship Awards Scheme.

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  1. NNPC/NAOC/OANDO JV Tertiary Scholarship Scheme

The Nigerian Agip Oil Company Limited (NAOC) Joint Venture in pursuance of its Corporate Social Responsibility invites suitably qualified applicants for its 2017/2018 Session Tertiary Scholarship Scheme.

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  1. NWAG Nigeria Scholarship for Female Nigerian Students

The Nigerian Women Association of Georgia (NWAG) plans to award 37 one-time scholarships, one per state of origin as well as one for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), in the amount of One Hundred Thousand Naira each, to Nigerian female undergraduate students in Nigerian Universities.

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  1. GaniFawehinmi Annual Scholarship award for Nigerian Students

The GaniFawehinmi Scholarship Awards is an annual scholarships scheme available to students in Nigerian tertiary institutions. It is a Two (2) Million Naira Scholarship Awards for twenty (20) Students spread across Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges of Education in Nigeria.


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  1. Jim Ovia Scholarship For Nigerian Students

The Jim Ovia Scholars Program was founded since 1998. It is fully funded by Mr. Jim Ovia to provide financial aid to outstanding Nigeria youths. The scholarship was previously known as the MUSTE scholarship.

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  1. Ooni’sof Ife Scholarship Award

Ooni’s scholarship must know that the scholarship is only available to student of Ile-Ife origin. Prospective Master/Ph.D students as well as students already in Masters and PhD programmes can apply, but with different conditions.

Scholarship Application Details: Administrative Secretary – 08065474364; Chairman, Scholarship Committee – 08034025755.

  1. Stephen OluwoleAwokoya Foundation for Science Education.

Since 1995, The Stephen OluwoleAwokoya Foundation for Science Education has made a yearly award of postgraduate Scholarship for studies in the areas of science and science education of which a total of 98 scholars have benefited as at March 2017.

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