Nigeria Scholarship

Each year, the University of Lincoln award a number of merit based, subject specific and country focused scholarships to high students from around the world.

For 2018, the University of Lincoln are delighted to offer Nigeria Scholarships to high achieving postgraduate applicants. For eligible students, scholarship payments take the form of a reduction in tuition fees and are valued at £5,000.

In order to apply for this scholarship, prospective students must meet the following criteria:

 

  • Be a Nigerian citizen
  • Already hold a Conditional or Unconditional Offer from the University of Lincoln for a full time postgraduate taught or masters by research programme commencing in September 2018
  • Have been awarded a Bachelors degree from a recognised university with a minimum grade of 2:2 or equivalent
  • Meet the English language requirements of their intended course of study – this typically ranges from an IELTS 6.0 – 7.0 or equivalent

 

In addition to meeting the above residency, academic and English language requirements, candidates must also complete a Nigeria Scholarship Application Form (PDF) and submit this to intscholarships@lincoln.ac.uk. It is important that we receive your application by 4pm (UK time) on one of the following closing dates:

 

For courses commencing in September 2018:

Round 1: Friday 20 April

Round 2: Friday 25 May

Round 3: Friday 22 June


Please note that this scholarship is competitive and will only be awarded to candidates who meet / exceed the criteria listed above for the award. Upon close of the scholarship deadline, a panel will meet to assess each scholarship application carefully and will endeavour to notify all candidates of a decision within 10 days of the application closing date.

Additional Information

As part of your scholarship award, there are certain International Scholarships Terms and Conditions (PDF) that you will need to meet.

Please note that University of Lincoln International Scholarships may be subject to change. The University of Lincoln reserves the right to amend the above scholarship provision without notice.

For further information, please contact the International Office: international@lincoln.ac.uk