Scholarship requiments In Nigeria

SCHOLARSHIP REQUIREMENTS IN NIGERIA

What are the scholarship requirements in Nigeria? this question is what comes in the mind of every first time scholarship applicant in Nigeria and so I will list the scholarship requirements in Nigeria below In other to help fresh scholarship applicants kick-off scholarship plans.

SCHOLARSHIP REQUIREMENTS IN NIGERIA

  1. Prove of current education level or passed education level (Admission letters, certs, et.c)
  2. National Identity Number
  3. Recommendation later
  4. Language Proficiency certificate(s) e.g TOEFL and IELTS
  5. Reason of application.

In some cases, you maybe required to provide some additional documents which are not listed above while some will not even demand up to the ones listed above.

It solely depends on the foundation or organisation offering the scholarship. An educational organisation awarding scholarship may not demand same documents as a religious organisation awarding the same scholarship.

WHAT TO AVOID DURING SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

  1. Avoid use of fake or forged documents
  2. Avoid late application
  3. Avoid submission of passport more than three months old
  4. Avoid error while filling the form
  5. Avoid use of name(s) not in other documents
  6. Avoid cancellation if the form is offline.

WHAT TO DO DURING SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

  1. Write your name and also fill the form in block letters
  2. Attach a recent passport photograph where necessary
  3. Use valid documents
  4. Arrange your file accordingly before submission.

Scholarship requirements in Nigeria is what makes some applicants lose interest in a particular scholarship program because of inability to provide all the needed documents for application. The best thing to do is to get some documents ready before the arrival of a particular scholarship program which you want to participate in.

HOW TO PREPARE FOR SCHOLARSHIP REQUIREMENTS

In other to get ready to apply for scholarships in Nigeria, you have to first of all get some documents ready.( e.g NIN, TOEFL, IELTS)

TO GET THE NATIONAL IDENTITY NUMBER(NIN)

Look for the nearest NIN office in your area and register. It is a free service but at times, it takes months for the result to be out. This means you should register for NIN on time in other to have your NIN BEFORE DEMAND.

ALSO, to get the TOEFL or IELTS certs you have to register and participate in the program (it is not free, you will pay).

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2 Responses

  1. Amadi Precious says:

    thank you. You have done noble. I want to ask if there are accredited centers for toefl test and exams or they are all the same

    • Okparafrancis says:

      You would be assigned a center in your locality (if there is any available center there) once you register.

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