Scholarship Opportunities For Students in Nigeria

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There are scholarship opportunities that are available for students who are considering studying in Nigeria. This is necessary if you cannot fund your studies personally.

You are encouraged to apply for scholarship opportunities that might arise to suit your academic needs. There are several scholarship opportunities on the internet and students are advised to research more on their choices and options for funding.

Using the RocApply platform, we can help you discover scholarship opportunities that are out there. We would advise you to do a bit of research on other opportunities that are abundant online.

Scholarship opportunities might vary according to the level of study, program or field of study and origin of the applicant. Here is a list of opportunities you might consider applying for if you fit the criteria. Please note that these are but a few opportunities and students are free to search for more options. offers a scholarship of up to 5000 Euros to help the student cover for their fee. This scholarship opportunity is founded on the concept that through research and future job placement, students can positively shape the world of tomorrow.

The scholarship is awarded annually and opens to people from anywhere in the world who want to study a master's program that is helping to make the world more sustainable. Students must have applied (or willing to apply) to a master's program.

Students must hold or be eligible to apply for a relevant study visa (if applicable). The students get to benefit from coverage of tuition fees which affords them more freedom to choose between universities and financial latitude. To apply for sustainability scholarship students have to submit their application online via email.

The West African Research Association:

This association promotes the scholarly exchange and collaboration between the United States and West African research institutions. The association provides postgraduate students the opportunity to pursue their doctoral research in West Africa at any participating university or research facility.

The scholarship covers travel expenses to the region and provides a stipend of $3500 to cover fees and research supplies. To qualify, applicants must submit a research proposal, three letters of recommendation, and a budget covering living expenses, equipment costs, and institutional fees.

The Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarship:

This scholarship is open to American undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing vocational studies abroad. Candidates must possess impeccable academic records. Scholarship receivers will get $25,000 to be put toward their studies in Nigeria, or any other country in which the Rotary operates.

Fulbright Scholarships:

Specifically made for o exceptional students who wish to continue their studies abroad the Fulbright Scholarship offers various grants to students wishing to study in Nigeria.

The grants provide financial assistance to students in a range of fields that include general academic and liberal arts research, journalism, science, and public health. There are also awards for students interested in teaching English as a second language. To qualify it is essential to have an impressive academic record and a finely tuned study proposal.


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