The Federal Government Scholarships for Nigerian Students to Study Abroad is a Fully Funded Scholarships from International Organizations, Communities, and Countries requesting Nigeria as a country to allow her citizens to Study Abroad for Free.
Different Countries Like Japan, Indonesia, the UK, Hungary, etc. award Scholarships for Undergraduate Studies, Masters degree Scholarships, Ph.D. programs, and Research programs and positions.
Please note that the Federal Government of Nigerian Scholarships to Study Abroad is officially published by the Ministry of Education, therefore, it’s officially backed by the Nigerian government.
The Federal Government of Nigerian Scholarships includes undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships, Ph.D. scholarships, and international scholarships in other parts of the world.
Below is the list of Federal Government of Nigerian Scholarships to Study Abroad:
- Japan MEXT Scholarship for Nigerian Students
- Italian Government Scholarships for Nigerian Students
- HUNGARY SCHOLARSHIP AWARD FOR NIGERIAN STUDENTS
- Mwalimu Nyerere African Union Scholarship
- Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowships for Nigerians to Study in UK
- JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (mnbukagakusho) SCHOLARSHIP FOR TEACHER TRAINING STUDENTS
- DARMASISWA INDONESIA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
Japan MEXT Scholarship for Nigerian Students
Japan MEXT Scholarship is a Fully Funded Scholarships for Nigerian Students to Study in Japan. The Scholarship allows opportunities for Undergraduate, Masters’s, Ph.D. programs, and Research programs.
Students who wish to continue their studies in Japanese universities for undergraduate degrees. Applicants generally must have been born between April 2, 1994, and April 1, 2002. (between 17 to 25 years of age)
Students who wish to study in Japan as students at a college of technology, Mechanical/Electronic Engineering, etc. Applicants generally must have been born between April 2, 1994, and April 1, 2002. (between 17 to 25 years of age)
Postgraduate students who wish to conduct research in Japan for Ph.D./Master’s degrees or non-degree courses in respective fields. Applicants generally must have been born on or after April 2, 1984 (under 35 years of age)
Italian Government Scholarships for Nigerian Students
The Embassy of Italy Government is offering grants of Scholarship to study in Italy for the academic year. The scholarships consist of a total of (27) twenty-seven months, for the amount of EURO 900.000 (Nine hundred Euro only) per month.
Eligible students are invited to fill and submit their application forms directly
online at https://studyinitaly.esteri.it
Deadline: 30th April yearly.
HUNGARY SCHOLARSHIP AWARD FOR NIGERIAN STUDENTS
The Government Of Hungary is inviting Applications for this Scholarship Awards Programme. The scholarship is designed for students from selected countries pursuing some master of science degree courses in Hungary.
Deadline: Not fixed yet
Mwalimu Nyerere African Union Scholarship
The African Union Commission is delighted to offer the Mwalimu Nyerere African Union Scholarship. The Mwalimu Nyerere African Union Scholarship is designed for Female Students pursuing their Masters and Ph.D. Programs in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).
There are a lot of Incentives.
Deadline: 30th April Yearly.
Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowships for Nigerians to Study in UK
Yearly, the Government of UK invites Students from Nigerian passionate about studying in UK to apply for the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Program (CSFP).
The Scholarship Opportunity is open to only Students pursuing their Masters, Ph.D. Programme and Research programmes in the UK. The Scholarship takes care of your Flight ticket, VISA, Tuition fees, Accommodation, and Books.
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (mnbukagakusho) SCHOLARSHIP FOR TEACHER TRAINING STUDENTS
The Japan Government is inviting interested and qualified Nigerian primary and secondary school teachers who desire to undertake teacher training courses and learn the Japanese language at Japanese Universities under the Monbukagakusho Mext Scholarship Scheme.
DARMASISWA INDONESIA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
The Government of Indonesia is inviting applications from interested Nigeria for a one (1) year non–degree Scholarship Program to study Bahasa Indonesia and Indonesia Art and Culture and related areas in 72 universities in 2020. Prospective students are required to register and submit all documents on Darmasiswa R1 Official website: apply
Below is a list of other available scholarship opportunities for Nigerian students.
List of Top Scholarships for Nigerian Students to Study in Nigeria
- NNPC/Total Undergraduate Scholarships
- KPMG Nigeria University Scholarship Program
- NNPC/SNEPCo National University Scholarship
- NITDA Postgraduate Scholarships
- Oando Graduate Accelerated Programme
- NNPC/Eroton JV Undergraduate Scholarships
- Federal Government Scholarship for Nigerian Undergraduate, Masters and PhD for Study Overseas
It is important to note that most of these available scholarships for Nigerian students are fully funded for all awardees; covering their tuition till they graduate from their undergraduate programs.
List of Top International Scholarships for Nigerian Students
- Uk scholarships for Nigerian students
- American Fulbright Student/Scholars Program for Nigerians
- Japanese Government Scholarships for Undergraduate, Research & Masters Nigerian Students
- DAAD In-Country / In-Regions Scholarship for Sub-Saharan African Students
- Now Open: Nigeria LNG (NLNG) Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship for Nigerian Students
- Postgraduate Scholarships for Ghanaian and Nigerian Students in UK
- Free International Scholarships For Nigerian Students: Nigeria Birmingham Outstanding Achievement Scholarships – Uk
- Scholarships for Nigerian Students To Study Abroad: Singapore Scholarships for Nigerian Students
- The study in China: Chinese Government/African Union Scholarship for Nigerian Students
- Global Ambassadors Program for Young Leaders in Nigeria
- MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program 2019 for Nigerian Students
- Study Abroad: Singapore Scholarships for Nigerian Students
- The University of Dundee Postgraduate Scholarship for Nigerian Students
- University of Dundee Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PDF) Scholarship for Nigerian Students.