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Scholarship Opportunity: 2024 Federal Bilateral Education Scholarship Awards


Scholarship Opportunity: 2024 Federal Bilateral Education Scholarship Awards

The Federal Bilateral Education Scholarship Awards present a golden opportunity for eligible and interested Nigerians to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate studies overseas. This scholarship, offered by the Ministry of Education, covers a range of fields and is fully funded.

Key Details:

  • Types: Undergraduate, Masters, PhD
  • Eligible Countries: Nigeria
  • Application Deadline: January 5, 2024
  • Value: Fully Funded

Eligible Fields of Study:

  • Undergraduate level: Engineering, Geology, Agriculture, Sciences, Mathematics, Environmental Sciences, Sports, Law, Social Sciences, Biotechnology, Architecture, Medicine (very limited), Pilot Engineering, Neurologist, etc.
  • Postgraduate level (Masters Degree and PhD): All fields.

Eligibility Criteria:

Undergraduate Scholarships:

  • Minimum of Seven (7) Distinctions (As & Bs) in the Senior Secondary School Certificates, WASSCE/WAEC (May/June) in relevant subjects.
  • Certificates should not be more than two (2) years old (2022 & 2023) for Non-African Countries and one year (2023) only for African countries.
  • Age limit: 17 to 20 years.

Postgraduate Scholarships:

  • First Degree with 1st Class or at least 2nd Class Upper Division.
  • Completed N.Y.S.C. Programme.
  • Age limit: 35 years for Masters and 40 years for Ph.D.

General Requirements:

  • Evidence of readiness to be released by an employer.

How to Apply:

  1. Visit the Federal Ministry of Education’s website and click on the Federal Scholarship Board ICON on the Home Page.
  2. Read Guidelines and then complete the Application Form online.
  3. Print the completed Application Form.

Official Phone Numbers/Email:

For Russian Postgraduate Scholarship:

  • Visit the Russian Application portal.
  • All documents to be uploaded on the Russian Application portal must be properly scanned in PDF format.

Required Documents:

  • Undergraduate (UG): WAEC/WASSCE & NIN Slip
  • Postgraduate (PG): 1st Degree Certificate, NIN Slip & NYSC discharge or exemption Certificate.

Note: Candidates nominated by the Board will be required to submit authenticated copies of academic certificates, data page of the current International passport, specified Medical Reports from Government hospitals, Birth Certificate & Indigene letter, and Police Clearance Certificate where necessary.

Please write your application in English.

Seize this opportunity to further your education with the support of the Federal Bilateral Education Scholarship Awards.



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