Applications are closed.
The 2016/2017 batch of applications are now closed. If you were not able to submit an application, you are welcome to reapply for the 2017/2018 batch next year when the application period opens again. Application period typically runs from September 15 to November 15 annually.
You can read more about any frequently asked questions here or learn more about the scholarship application process from the Application Guide.
Eligibility and Criteria
The scholarship is open to all citizens of Nigeria. One hundred (100) awardees are selected each year from a pool of eligible applicants. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of personal intellectual ability, leadership capability and a desire to contribute to society at large to improve the lives of others.
Read the Application Guide before you begin an application.