The Zumunta National Scholarship 2024 presents an invaluable opportunity for qualified Northerners to pursue their educational aspirations without financial constraints.

By investing in the education of Northerners, Zumunta continues to play a pivotal role in fostering academic excellence and socio-economic development in the Northern region of Nigeria.

The goal of the Zumunta Association National Scholarship Program (ZNSP) is to provide financial support to qualified Northerners who are interested in pursuing a baccalaureate (bachelor’s) degree in selected areas of education in Nigerian universities.


  • Must hail from one of the Nineteen Northern States and the Federal Capital Territory.
  • Must have gained admission into a degree program at a Nigerian university recognized by the National University Commission (NUC).
  • Must have passed the JAMB (or equivalent) exam with a qualifying score or possess valid WAEC (or equivalent) results.
  • Must demonstrate financial need through appropriate documentation.

Selection Process

Applicants will be evaluated based on the following criteria:

  • Letter of admission into a recognized Nigerian university degree program.
  • Passing grade in JAMB (or equivalent) or valid WAEC (or equivalent) results.
  • Demonstration of financial need through appropriate documentation.
  • Submission of a two-page essay on the “Importance of the chosen field of study to Northern Nigeria.”

Application Documents

  • Complete Application Form
  • O’ Level Result
  • JAMB Result
  • Financial Letter
  • University Admission Letter
  • A short essay of two pages on the “Importance of area of study to Northern Nigeria.

Method of Application

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Completed application form with all required documents and upload to Zumunta Scholarship Application Page.
Go to Zumunta website Zumunta Scholarship Page, complete an application form and send it, then mail all required documents. You must send required documents (as outlined in the selection criteria) no later than May 31, 2024 for your application to be considered.
You must send required documents (as outlined in the selection criteria) before the established DEADLINE for your application to be considered. Deadline is May 31, 2024

Important Notes:

  • The application form is free of charge, and Zumunta does not charge any fees for it.
  • Ensure that all required documents are submitted before the deadline for consideration.
  • Zumunta reserves the right to verify all documents and information provided in the application.
  • Any falsified document or information will lead to automatic disqualification.
  • Applications received after the deadline will not be considered for the scholarship.

For More Information,

Visit the Official Webpage

Application Deadline: May 31, 2024.