Latest Study Abroad Fellowship Opportunities For Nigerian Students 

By Faloye Oluwadamilola on 02-Jul-2020


If you’re a person who is drawn to learning new things, a fellowship is an opportunity for you to get more exposure and experience. It helps to foster learning experience especially when you’re presently studying in the field. Here are available and most recent fellowship opportunities for Nigerians 

1. Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) Research Development Fellowships 

The AREF Research Development Fellowship (RDF) Programme is launched to support African researchers who are working on important challenges for human health in Africa and, to also support researchers who are emerging leaders working on important challenges for human health to develop their skills as a researcher.

Application deadline: 23 September 2020

Eligibility: International students

Value: £38,000

Type: Fellowship

2. IBRO-MENA Exchange Fellowships

The IBRO-MENA Exchange Fellowship program was established to advance neuroscience research and support capacity building in the MENA region through promoting and facilitating collaborations, scientific exchange, transfer of know-how, and sharing of resources among institutions and scientists in the region.

Application deadline: 31 July 2020

Eligibility: International students

Value: $2,000 

Type: Fellowship

3. Digital Earth Fellowship 

The Digital Earth Fellowship is focused on investigating the Planetary Sensorium and how we can imagine humane digital earth to come. The Digital Earth Fellowship welcomes 8 artists and/or duos from different practices who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits, and are committed to ideas of resilient futures, equitable societies, and critical diversity, showing a marked capacity for self-direction.

Application deadline: 17 July 2020

Eligibility: International students

Value: €13,500

Type: Fellowship

4. Jakes Gerwel Fellowship Program

The Jakes Gerwel Fellowship is a full university scholarship that provides extensive mentoring and leadership development for top learners with a passion for teaching and education. The fellowship nurture teachers who embrace innovation and can lead the kind of change that our educational sector so desperately requires. Hence, the foundation wants to make the strongest possible case and provide the greatest possible support for the best students to become future teachers.

Application deadline: 20 July 2020

Eligibility: International students

Value: Monthly allowance

Type: Fellowship

5. Postdoctoral Fellowship at Rutgers University in the United States

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey calls application for Postdoctoral Fellowship for the Department of Pharmacology, Physiology, and Neuroscience within the New Jersey Medical School. Under the direction of the Principal Investigator (PI), the Postdoctoral Fellow conducts research to determine the roles of nucleotides and various proteins involved in Fe-S cluster biogenesis. This position is open for a  person with a Ph.D. and experience in biochemical and molecular biology techniques.

Application deadline: 31 July,2020

Eligibility: International students

Value: $52,704.00

Type: Fellowship

We wish you good luck with your application and selection process. Remember, our US, Canada and Nigeria-based study abroad consultants can help guide you through the application and selection process, sign up for a consultation.