Sunday, 20 December 2015

Nigerian Government Scholarships 2016 for National Students

Nigerian Government is offering scholarships for national students. These scholarships are offered for those students who want to pursue Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Higher National Diploma (HND) and National Certificate in Education (NCE) programs in Nigeria.

Fields of Study / Subjects

Applicants can choose from following fields of study:

Science and Technology
Science Subjects
Artswith Education
Liberal Arts/Social/Management Sciences
HND (Science and Technology)
Number of Scholarships

Many numbers of awards are offered by Nigerian Government.

Duration of Scholarships

Standard duration for undergraduate, postgraduate, HND and NCE degree program

Scholarships Description / Details

Nigerian government Scholarships provides many grants for the applicants, these grants include:

Institution’s charges
Tuition Fee
Personal maintenance allowance
Scholarship amount for Undergraduate will be N150, 000 per year, for postgraduate amount will be N180, 000 per year and for HND and NCE N100, 000 per year.
Eligibility Criteria

In to be considered for this scholarship, applicants must fulfill some criteria:

All applicants should be registered full time students in their second year or above in recognized Federal and State Universities
Minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) should be of 4.0 on a 5 point scale, or its equivalent for undergraduate and diploma programs.
For postgraduate applicants minimum of second class Honors in 1st
Following students will not be eligible:

Student receiving another award at same time
Part time students
Students changing course or level or the Institution are not eligible.
How to Apply / Download Scholarships Form / Documents Required

To apply for this scholarship applicants must follow these steps:

Download Application forms from
Duly completed application forms should be submitted at the various interview centers.
Completed application forms should be accompanied with:
Photocopies of Admission Letter
Current course registration form
Student ID card
Two passport size photographs
All qualified Candidates then will be asked to attend selection interview on date assigned.
Contact us:
The Secretary federal Scholarship board Yaounde Street, Wuse zone 6 PMB 134, Abuja; Nigeria.
Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 8 March (Annual)

Official Website: Visit official site for more details about the scholarship




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