199 Course Scholarships to Study in Nigeria

Global Student Contest Scholarships

The Global Student Contest Scholarships are awarded annually to students who demonstrates an outstanding results in their studies. Share the breakthrough moment that led you to pursue a graduate degree. Have you overcome a hardshi...

  • Master, Bachelor, Course
  • Up to $1,500 towards tuition fees
  • 1 December 2021
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2021 Contest Scholarships for International Students

The KaS scholarship is awarded annually to students who demonstrates an outstanding results in their studies. Share the breakthrough moment that led you to pursue a graduate degree. Have you overcome a hardship, or had an incredib...

  • Master, Bachelor, Course
  • Up to $1,500
  • 1 June 2022
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Orange Knowledge Programme

The Orange Knowledge Programme aims to contribute to a society's sustainable and inclusive development. Its scholarships are open to mid-career professionals in specific countries. ...

  • Course, Master
  • Fully funded (including stay & flight)
  • 6 January 2021
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International KAS Contest Scholarship 2021

The scholarship is awarded annually to students who demonstrates an outstanding results in their studies. Share the breakthrough moment that led you to pursue a graduate degree. Have you overcome a hardship, or had an incredible m...

  • Master, Course, Bachelor
  • Up to $1,500
  • 1 December 2021
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Creative Writing International Competition

The annual international competition in Creative writing is instituted by KANAC as a way of harnessing and utilizing the human creative and imaginative potentials towards solving the myriad problems of human existence. The competi...

  • Course, Bachelor, Master, Phd
  • N200,000
  • 30 April 2021
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International KSS Contest Scholarship for College Students

The KSS scholarships are awarded annually to students who demonstrates an outstanding results in their studies. Share the breakthrough moment that led you to pursue a graduate degree. Have you overcome a hardship, or had an incred...

  • Bachelor, Course, Master
  • Up to $1,500
  • 31 October 2021
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Legit Big Naija Independence Contest in Nigeria

Legit.ng gives young people like you a unique chance to tell their own stories of the Nigerian Independence. Big Naija Independence contest by Legit.ng is aimed at spotting young talented students passionate about journalism. It i...

  • Bachelor, Course, Master, Phd
  • Up to 115 000 ₦
  • 21 October 2020
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international scholarship for Girls

ISW institute scholarships for women are now open for the 2021-2022 session. ...

  • Master, Bachelor, Phd, Course
  • 100% tuition fee
  • 28 December 2020
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IELTS Course Scholarship

IELTSPodcast is dedicated to helping students prepare for their IELTS exam and would like to offer an opportunity to students who are facing financial difficulties and need to attain their IELTS certificate. We would like to provi...

  • Course, Bachelor, Master, Phd
  • 100% IELTS Course Fee
  • 31 December 2020
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LWF international awards in Theology

"A sustainable way to empower men and women" for the church's ministries (LWI) - The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) is calling for scholarship applications for studies and training related to theological, diaconal and d...

  • Course, Bachelor, Master
  • A tuition-fee
  • 1 October 2020
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Dermadry Hyperhidrosis Scholarship 2020

Dermadry is back with their second edition of the Dermadry Scholarship, and this year we will be granting a $2,000 scholarship to one student for a sweat-free school year! We know that being a student with hyperhidrosis  is extrem...

  • Master, Bachelor, Phd, Course
  • $2000
  • 19 August 2020
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Dermadry Scholarship 2020

Dermadry is back with their second edition of the Dermadry Scholarship, and this year we will be granting a $2,000 scholarship to one student for a sweat-free school year! We know that being a student with hyperhidrosis  is extrem...

  • Master, Bachelor, Phd, Course
  • $2000
  • 19 August 2020
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$1,500 for Graduate School: KLAS Contest Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded annually to students who demonstrates an outstanding results in their studies. Share the breakthrough moment that led you to pursue a graduate degree. Have you overcome a hardship, or had an incredible m...

  • Bachelor, Course
  • Up to $1500 towards tuition fees
  • 30 October 2020
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IvyPanda $1,500 Annual Video Contest Scholarship

Each year IvyPanda awards creative and talented in movie making students with scholarships $1500 total. Scholarships are given to two winners: the winner receives a $1,000 scholarship; the runner-up prize is $500. We will accept v...

  • Master, Bachelor, Phd, Course
  • $1,500
  • 31 October 2020
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"Go Digital"

Jelvix offers an achievement-based Scholarship Program for high school and graduate students interested in science, innovative and emerging technologies, engineering. The mission of Jelvix Scholarship Program is to provide a uniqu...

  • Master, Bachelor, Phd, Course
  • 1000
  • 1 December 2020
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Find University Scholarships and Student Aid in Nigeria

Wondering how to get a college scholarship for your course studies in Nigeria? We provide an extensive list of scholarship opportunities for universities in Nigeria, including the best national and international scholarships, fellowships, college and university grants, free scholarships, federal funding, and other forms of student financial aid.

You can apply for university scholarships in Nigeria including funding for high school seniors, financial aid for college students, graduate school scholarships, postgraduate scholarships, and more, all available in our extensive scholarship database.

Find the right scholarship in Nigeria, for a wide variety of academic degrees, including business and management scholarships, engineering scholarships, law school or medical school scholarships, as well as sports, arts, or music scholarships to help pay for your studies abroad.

Scholarships for Your course Studies in Nigeria

Check what disciplines, subjects and specialisations are covered by the course degree scholarships available in Nigeria. Select from plenty of college scholarships for studies in business administration, engineering, computer science and IT, law, medicine, chemistry, social sciences and more. The diverse forms of financial aid are provided by universities, graduate schools, international organisations, NGOs, associations, state governments, and more.

There are several scholarship opportunities in Nigeria for Nigerian students and international students. However, scholarships in Nigeria tends to heavily favour the local students. These scholarships cut across the undergraduate, Master’s and PhD levels, and are sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Education, government agencies and universities, philantrophic foundations and mostly corporations. Scholarships opportunities in Nigeria include merit-based, discipline-based, and means-based (for the financially hampered).

The PTDF scholarships provides scholarships to qualified local and international students to study at undergraduate, master’s and PhD levels in specific disciplines. The scholarship covers tuition fee and accommodation costs. Other merit-based scholarship include the NNPC/Total National merit scholarships, Exxon-mobil undergraduate scholarships, NNPC-ADDAXX undergraduate scholarships, Agip postgraduate scholarships, Shell undergraduate scholarships and highly-rated NLNG scholarships. All of these scholarships provided by oil and gas companies cover tuition fee basically and some other costs. Scholarships in Nigeria given by foundations include the MTN foundation undergraduate scholarship, Jim Ovia Foundation Leadership Scholarship for graduates and undergraduates, David Oyedepo foundation scholarship for African Students and Gani Fawehinmi Scholarships.