2020/2021: NGO Scholarship in Nigeria Application Form Portal

NGO Scholarship in Nigeria: In Nigeria, even NGOs are making sure that the cost of education is subsidized

2020/2021: NGO Scholarship in Nigeria  Application Form Portal

2020/2021 NGO Scholarship in Nigeria

Below are some of the 2020/2021 NGO scholarships in Nigeria:

1. AWIEF/Mohammed VI Polytechnic University LeadTech Incubation Program 2020 for Young African Women Entrepreneurs

This is one of the 2020/2021 NGO scholarship in Nigeria. And it’s a partnership between the Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) and the Mohammed VI Polytechnic University, through its entity P-Curiosity Lab.

The aim is to support 15 African young female entrepreneurs. And this is as part of the 2020 LeadTech startups promotion. Furthermore, the goal of the program is to foster innovation and entrepreneurship at start-up for scale. Also, it’s to strengthen sustainability of growth.

Also, the program aims to nurture and provide a supportive environment for women entrepreneurs. And this is to grow their businesses and become independent.

  • Application Deadline: 24th April, 2020
  • Eligibility: Applicant must be from an African country. Also, must be between the ages of 18 and 50. And must be citizens of an African country. Also, must have an innovative offer that integrated digital technologies into the process.
  • Number of Awards: Fifteen (15).
  • Value of Award: Its enable startups to have access to: World-class mentors and experts. Also, tailored training and capacity building and Corporate partners. Furthermore, community of change makers committed to women’s empowerment
  • How to Apply: APPLY NOW

2. SAP Skills For Africa Programme 2020 for Nigerian Graduates

SAP is offering three-month full-time training programme for Nigerian graduates in 2020. And this is another NGO scholarship in Nigeria. SAP Skills for Africa Programme invests in the future workforce. Also, it delivers a comprehensive program.

Furthermore, this program combines technical and soft skill elements over a set period of time. Additionally, at the end of the program, the trainees become certified SAP consultants.

Also, it comes with a guaranteed temporary job placement within the SAP Ecosystem. And this is for initial work experience purposes. However, for more information, visit the application link below.

  • Application Deadline: 
  • Eligibility: Applicant must a be Nigerian nationals and currently residing in Lagos. And must be currently unemployed or employed in a part time /non- permanent role not related to career aspirations. Visit application link for more details.
  • Number of Awards: Not specified
  • Value of Award: Three month full time SAP training programme at no cost. Also, hands-on simulated project exercises throughout the programme. And Official Associate Level SAP Certification.
  • How to Apply: APPLY HERE

3. YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program 2020 YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program

This scholarship is looking for young men and women who are ready to embrace leadership. Also, it’s looking for those who are ready to work hard to transform their countries.

It was launched by the U.S government as a signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders. And at the end of the program participants will be awarded with certificate and become a member of the YALI Alumni.

Also, participants will be taking through various forms of leadership training. This is to prepare them for leadership role in their various endeavors

  • Application Deadline: 26th April, 2020.
  • Eligibility: Applicant must be a citizen and resident of one of the eligible African countries. Also, must be not U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. And must be proficient in reading, writing, listening and speaking English.
  • Number of Awards: Not stated.
  • Value of Award: At the end of the programs participants will be awarded with certificate and become a member of the YALI Alumni. Also, will be taking through various forms of leadership training.
  • How to Apply: APPLY HERE

4. The CRV AmBreed Awards for International Students

Also, this another NGO scholarship in Nigeria. And it’s to applicants who are interested in pursuing a degree in Agriculture. Furthermore, it’s established to support and encourage students.

However, students must have interests in animal husbandry. And in animal genetics, farm management and environmental sustainability.

  • Application Deadline: April 30, 2020.
  • Eligibility: Applicant must be a full-time student. Also, must be enrolled in their third year of an undergraduate degree in agriculture or animal science at Massey University. And must have a certificate of IELTS or TOEFL.
  • Number of Awards: Three (3).
  • Value of Award: $3000 per year.
  • How to Apply:  APPLY HERE

5. The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme

This is the flagship entrepreneurship programme of the Tony Elumelu Foundation. Also, it is another NGO scholarship in Nigeria. And was founded by the entrepreneur, respected investor and philanthropist Tony O. Elumelu. Additionally, it is open to startup entrepreneurs.

However, they must have innovative business ideas. Also, must have businesses that have been in existence for less than 3 years. And it can be in any sector, from across Africa. Also, it is the $100 million commitment by African investor and philanthropist, Tony O. Elumelu. And it aims at empowering 10,000 entrepreneurs in 10 years.

Furthermore, successful applicants will join the over 9,000 current beneficiaries, from 54 African countries. And they will receive business training and mentoring. Also, they’ll receive a non-refundable $5,000 of seed capital and global networking opportunities.

  • Application Deadline: Check application link below for this information.
  • Eligibility: Applicant must be a citizen/legal resident of any African countries. Also, the proposed business must be registered and operate in Africa. Applicant must be 18 years old. And must not be considered a minor in his/her country.
  • Number of Awards: Check the application link for this information.
  • Value of Award: $5,000.
  • How to Apply:  APPLY HERE

6. Jim Ovia Foundation Leaders Scholarship

Also, this another NGO scholarship in Nigeria. And it is made possible through the generous philanthropy of the Jim Ovia Foundation.

Furthermore, it is currently offered through Ashesi University in Ghana. And Covenant University in Nigeria.

Also, through partners of Jim Ovia Foundation Leaders Scholarship, there is provision for the selection of high achieving students. However, these students are those from under resource backgrounds. Also, it provides full education for them.

  • Application Deadline: The scholarship is not ongoing.
  • Eligibility: Applicant must be an African. Also, must be residing in African country. However, only 35 applicants will be selected. And 25% of them being Nigerians. Also, applicant must demonstrate financial need.
  • Number of Awards: Not specified.
  • Value of Award: Visit application link below for this information.
  • How to Apply: APPLY HERE

7. Gani Fawehinmi Scholarship for Nigerian Undergraduates

Also, this another NGO scholarship in Nigeria. And it’s in the name of the Prestigious Chief Abdul-Ganiyu “Gani” Oyesola Fawehinmi. Also, it’s one of the ongoing scholarships organized by the Gani Fawehinmi Scholarship Board. Furthermore, it’s for the Nigerian undergraduates

It’s important to note that this is a very competitive one. And it’s for Nigeria students pursuing their undergraduate studies in any of the tertiary institutions in Nigeria.

  • Application Deadline: Visit application link for this information.
  • Eligibility: Applicant must be a Nigerian. And must have exceptional leadership skill. Also, must show great academic background. And must be poor. Also, must be a registered student of a university/polytechnic/college of education in Nigeria.
  • Number of AwardsNot stated.
  • Value of Award: N100,000.
  • How to Apply: APPLY HERE

NGO simply means nongovernmental organization. Though they carry out various activities to help humanity, one of them is giving out scholarships.

The above scholarships can be of great help to you. Thus, hurry and apply. However, before applying, ensure you meet the requirements. Good luck

 

AfriEdu Team 

 

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