You will observe that several undergraduate scholarship opportunities are announced annually on various Nigeria University, Polytechnic, and Colleges Admission and Scholarship News websites. Unfortunately, you still find many students miss the opportunities because of not being informed. This article is centered on getting you familiar with the scholarship opportunities available to ungraduated students in Nigeria and how you can apply for the various schemes.

If you desire to be awarded a scholarship in Nigeria for your undergraduate studies in 2018, it is very important that you make most of these scholarship offered in 2016/2017. The scholarships are awarded annually and it is important you explore that of this year.

Federal Government Scholarships

Federal Government Scholarship Awards in Nigerian Tertiary Institutions

Annually, the application is opened for the Federal Government Scholarship Award that is tenable for Nigerian Higher Institutions. The office of the Ministry of Education offers the invitation to the eligible candidates with provisional admission in one of the Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria for a selection interview. All postgraduates and undergraduate Courses offered at any of the Higher Institution within the country are eligible for the award.

The deadline for application Varies every year.

BEA (Bilateral Educational Agreement)Overseas Scholarship Awards for Ph.D., Masters, and Undergraduate

The scholarship board under the office of the Federal Ministry of Education offers The BEA Scholarship Award For Ph.D., Masters, and Undergraduate students to further their studies in China, Morocco, Cuba, Algeria, Turkey, Russia, Mexico, Serbia, Macedonia and much more

The deadline for application is before the date of the interview that commences March 8

PTDF Scholarships in Nigeria & Overseas (France and UK) for Ph.D., Masters, and Undergraduate students.

PTDF (Petroleum Technology Development Fund), as a parastatal of the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources annually invites applications from eligible candidates for Ph.D., Masters (MSc) and Undergraduate Scholarships.

The Petroleum Technology Development Fund Scholarship is awarded for further studies in France, the top universities in Nigeria and the United Kingdom. Conversely, the undergraduate scholarship is awarded for studies in Nigeria.

The deadline for the previous Scholarship Award: 31 October.