You have probably thought of studying abroad but the cost somehow discouraged you. We get it! Then consider your aspirations a reality because several scholarship programs have been set up yearly and internationally to assist developing countries as well as promising students. These scholarships are based on nomination and academic records.
Every year, Nigeria is awarded several scholarship slots for its students. Here are some international scholarships for Nigerian students:
Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Hoffmann Scholarship and Leadership Program at Oxford University
This scholarship program provides oustanding graduates and professionals from developing countries or economies with the opportunity to acheive a fully funded graduate and professional study at the university of Oxford.
This scholarship fund is managed by Weidenfeld Hoffmann trust. Over the years, the scholarship fund has awarded scholarships to more than 175 scholars.
Reach Oxford Scholarships
The Reach Oxford scholarship provides students from developing countries the opportunity to study in Oxford. The scholarship funds are awarded to 2-3 students to study any course of their choice except medicine which the scholarship does not cover. That said, applicants must be citizens of countries that receive help from any development assistance committee and many more. The scholarships will depend on the length of the program-usually 3-4 years.
University of Twente Scholarships
University of Twente offers scholarships for inspiring and outstanding students from any of the developing countries. This scholarship is hosted by University of Twente in Netherlands. More than 50 scholarships are offered to international students from any part of the world.
Clarendon Fund Scholarship at University of Oxford
The Clarendon Fund Scholarship is a scheme at the university of Oxford based in United Kingdom. This scholarship scheme 140 new scholarships yearly. These scholarships are awarded based on an aplicant’s academic excellence. Clarendon scholarships take care of fees and necessary tuition.
UBC International Leader of Tomorrow Scholarships
The International Leader of Tomorrow Scholarship Scheme gives award to international students with an outstanding academic record as well as leadership acquisition and many more recognized acheivements in different fields such as performing arts, sports, creative writting or external academic competitions and examinations. The scheme is hosted by the University of British Columbia in Canada. This award is given to international students. International students receive awards that are sequel to financial aid.
Gates Cambridge Scholarships for International Students
Gates cambridge scholarship is a noble and respectable scholarship known the world over. Scholarships are awarded to only brilliant international students to study postgraduate programs in any field to study in the UK.This scholarship will cover a student’s one year postgraduate cost. This scholarship will fully cover the cost of studying plus cost of living.
UNIL Masters Grants for International Students
The University of Lausanne is located in Switzerland and the UNIL scholarships are awarded to international students to complete and acheive a masters degree. The scholarship allows you to pursue postgraduate degree except in the following fields:Master from the school of medicine, education, law, criminal law and other phd programs.
Oxford Pershing Square Graduate Program
It is on record that every year, the Pershing foundation awards upto 5 full scholarships covering both masters degree and MBA programs to support excellent students.It is also a scholarship grant hosted by a business school from the university of Oxford at the UK.
Every year, 5 full scholarships are awarded. And it is available for students from all countries.
Humber International Entrance Examinations
Humber international entrance exams is hosted by Humber college in Toronto, Canada.It awards both full and partial scholarships to international undergraduate students. Note that this scholarship is highly renewable. This scholarship is awarded based on a student’s academic performance, statement of interest,and referee involvement.
University of Sydney International Scholarship
University of Sydney is located in Australia. It offers scholarships to international students to participate in postgraduate research programs.The university award several scholarships to international students.
Warwich Chancellor International Scholarships
This is another channel of scholarship that is hosted by the university of Warwich in the UK. Awards are allocated through a combined research scholarship competition for international students in any field of study available at Warwich university. Every year, 25 scholarships are awarded to international students.
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