Are you an undergraduate or graduate student in a Nigerian University? You are eligible to apply for theÂ Jim Ovia Scholarships, formerly The Mankind United to Support Total Education (MUSTE) Scholarship. Eligible awardees are supported for their undergraduate and graduate study for the duration of their program.
Course Level:Â undergraduate and graduate degrees
Eligible Countries:Â Nigeria
To be taken at (university):Â Nigerian universities
Eligible Field of Study:Â All courses offered at Nigerian universities
Offered Since:Â 1998
Eligibility Criteria:Â The scholarship is open to all potential students of Nigerian citizenship. One hundred (100) awardees are selected each year from a pool of eligible applicants.
Selection Criteria:Â Scholarships are awarded on the basis of personal intellectual ability, leadership capability and a desire to use their knowledge to contribute to society throughout Nigeria by providing service to their community and applying their talent and knowledge to improve the lives of others.
Number of Awards:Â The scheme offers an average of 100 opportunities each year for new applicants while renewing applicants are supported annually, conditional on meeting all eligible requirements of the scholarship
Value of Program:Â Scholarship covers tuition fee and maintenance allowances up to 150,000.
Duration of Program:Â for the period of the program
Method of Application:Â Apply here
Scholarship Application Deadline:Â 26th December 2018
Scholarship Provider:Â Jim Ovia Foundation