National Scholarship Program
National Scholarship program are offered by many universities and are supported in part by Universities or supported wholly by private organizations. The National scholarship recognizes and encourages excellence in research in all academic disciplines to maintain high standards in the academic community.
In some universities national scholarship is offered as entrance scholarships but they are generally awarded on the basis of outstanding academic performance to candidates who demonstrate ability for creativity and astute innovative tendencies. The National scholarships are also designed to encourage passion for new ideas and for the pursuit of learning.
Not only does National scholarship encourage academic prowess, National Scholarships also recognize exceptional achievement in extracurricular activities such as the arts and athletics. As matter of fact most national scholarship competitions place emphasis on a candidate’s commitment to community service through ongoing contributions to school and community life.
Some national scholarship competitions are not awarded directly to the students but through school nomination. Each school thus have the sole discretion to determine the process of nominating students for the national scholarship program.
The national scholarship programs are awarded to both local and international students. However, there are different eligibility for the International students. Schools nominate students to contest for all scholarships within the national scholarship category.
The decision to be granted a national scholarship can be any of the following:
- High Academic excellence
- Financial need
- Specific recognition for example community involvement or student performance in sports
Here are some trending National Scholarships :
- 2018 Guinness Nigeria Scholarship for Undergraduate - Guinness Nigeria Undergraduate Scholarship Guinness Nigeria is here again to fulfill its dreams of facilitating the development of the youths in Nigeria. This scholarship scheme is to aid brilliant students who need financial support in their academics. The scholarship tends to cover students in the Nigerian Universities and Polytechnics. Eligibility Applications are open to […]
- Canada:National Scholarship Program at University of Western Ontario - These national Scholarships are available every year The National Scholarship program at University of Western Ontario Canada is designed to recognize the best and brightest students who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance and a potential for innovation and astute ability for learning. Students with clear records of community involvement and extracurricular activities have a higher […]
- GOGO Charters National Scholarship for Immigrants and Refugees - GOGO Charters National Scholarship for Immigrants and Refugees The 2018 GOGO Charters Scholarship is now Open. This scholarship is exclusively for immigrants and refugees to USA. The goal of the Gogo Charters National scholarship is to help first generation immigrants and refugees in USA a chance to attend the American Dream. The Scholarship offers up […]
- RGU Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship for international students-£3,000 - RGU Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship for international students The Robert Gordon University is offering a Vice-chancellor’s scholarship any top First Year of any on-campus in an Undergraduate Programme. Value of Award Full tuition fee scholarship for first year of study. Eligibility Criteria The RGU Vice Chancellor Scholarship Have received an offer and selected RGU as their […]
- Griffith University Australia International Undergraduate Excellence Scholarships, 2017 - Griffith University Australia Scholarship Griffith University Australia is offering scholarships to excellent international high school graduates intending to enrol in undergraduate study in the University. Eligibility for Griffith University Australia Scholarship You must have attained or exceeded the minimum GPA in high school studies. Scholarship to be taken in Australia You must have applied […]
- University of Auckland International Business Masters Scholarships, New Zealand - Description of the University of Auckland International Business Masters Scholarships The Scholarships were established in 2013 and are funded by the University of Auckland Business School. University of Auckland Business School, enable their students to acquire the skills and knowledge needed to launch a business career. Eligibility for the University of Auckland International Business […]
- Macquarie Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships in Australia - The Macquarie Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships in Australia It has been designed to recognise academic excellence and provide financial assistance for international students. Eligibility for the Macquarie Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships in Australia Applicants must: Have citizenship of a country other than ASEAN*, an European country, Mongolia, Australia or New Zealand. Have reached the University’s academic […]
- University of Queensland Science International Scholarships in Australia, 2017 - Science International Scholarships in Australia University of Queensland Science Scholarships are available for outstanding international students in undergraduate or postgraduate coursework programs in science. Eligibility for Science International Scholarships in Australia Must have started studying at UQ Must be an International Student Must possess Excellent Results (GPA, High School etc) of previous study programme Must not […]
- 2018 Macquarie University UAC International Scholarships in Australia - Macquarie University UAC International Scholarship provides the eligible UAC (Universities Admissions Centre) students with AU$3000 annually towards the tuition fees for the length of the course (AU$1500 is credited against your tuition fees each semester). The scholarship is for full time, on-campus study only. Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship, student must Be an international […]
- Canada-University of Toronto National Scholarship Program - University of Toronto National Scholarship Program -University of Toronto – St. George Campus This scholarship is tenable in Canada at University of Toronto – St. George Campus. It is important for interested applicants to pay attention to the scholarship deadlines. Every Year the University and scholarship sponsors offer Approximately 10 scholarships to qualified students. Additional […]
- 2018 Krist Law Firm, P.C. National Scholarship -$10,000 - The Krist Law Firm, P.C. National Scholarship This scholarship pays up to $10,000 to qualified students that demonstrate financial need. According to the scholarship provider: The scholarship must be applied to tuition and other education-related expenses. A check will be made payable to the recipient’s educational institution directly. You are expected to submit any receipts […]
- Gilman International Scholarship Program - The Gilman International Scholarship Program The Gilman International Scholarship was fashioned to assist U.S. citizen undergraduate students with demonstrable financial need intending to pursue academic studies or credit-bearing, career-oriented internships abroad for up to one year. The expectation is that the international exchange program will better prepare U.S. students to assume significant roles and […]
- Leeds University Business School International Scholarships For Students From India, Kenya, Nigeria and Vietnam - Leeds University Business School is offering 8 scholarships (2 per country) of £2,500 per year of study towards the cost of fees for students from India, Kenya, Nigeria and Vietnam. These are awarded to candidates who have demonstrated sustained academic excellence and the potential to make a significant contribution to Business School life. All self-funding applicants who […]
- Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship - The Gilman Scholarship aims to support under-represented students to study in study abroad. The Gilman Scholarship will award $5,000 this academic year for U.S. citizen undergraduates to study or intern abroad. Award amounts will vary depending on the length of study and student need with the average award being approximately $4,000 for fall and spring […]
- International Students: President’s Entrance Scholarships -$50,000 - At the University of Western Ontario, the International President’s Entrance Scholarships is one of the scholarships under the national scholarship program. Qualified students will automatically be considered when they apply for the national scholarship. The 2016 national scholarship opened in November 2015. This prestigious scholarship offers up to three scholarships at $50,000 ($10,000 annually, plus […]
- President’s Entrance Scholarships-$65,000(in 4 years) - At the University of Western Ontario, the President’s Entrance Scholarships is one of the scholarships under the national scholarship program. Qualified students will automatically be considered when they apply for the national scholarship. The 2016 national scholarship opened in November 2015. This prestigious scholarship offers up to five scholarships at $65,000 ($20,000 for year one, […]
- UQ International Scholarship (UQI) For International Students in Australia, 2016 - Eligibility: Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible to apply for the UQ International Scholarship (UQI): -Be an international student studying full-time and onshore in Australia. -Be nominated by the enrolling school or institute. -Be assessed by the Graduate School as meeting all conditions for admission to the research higher degree […]
- Premier’s International Scholarship - The scholarship This Premier’s International Scholarship grant applies to residents of British Columbia Canada who have enrolled in a work/study program in an institution outside Canada and USA. Eligibility: To be considered for this scholarship, you : be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident (landed immigrant); must be a British Columbia resident, defined as […]
- 2016-University of Victoria international scholarship- $22,500 per year over four year - Entrance Scholarships for International Students The University of Victoria is excited to offer several prestigious entrance scholarships to academically outstanding international students who, as demonstrated leaders, are making notable contributions to their communities. Seven scholarships of $90,000, payable at $22,500 per year over four years are awarded to students entering their first undergraduate program at […]
- 2015 Post graduate Sydney Achievers International Scholarships - Application is now open for 2015 Sydney Achievers International Scholarships. Scholarship Information The scholarship is tenable at the university of Sydney Australia These prestigious Scholarships will be offered to high achieving, academically meritorious, international students, inviting them to enjoy the Sydney experience at one of the finest institutions of higher education in the world. What […]
- Sydney Achievers International Scholarships for undergraduates - Application is now open for 2015 Sydney Achievers International Scholarships. Scholarships, prizes and awards are funded through philanthropy, by individual faculties, the federal government or the University itself Scholarship Information The scholarship is tenable at the university of Sydney Australia These prestigious Scholarships will be offered to high achieving, academically meritorious, international students, inviting them […]
- Full-time MBA: International Scholarships - Apply Now Related Scholarship Grants:USA:National Wild Turkey Federation?s Academic…President’s National Entrance Scholarships-$10,000International Students: President’s Entrance…President’s Entrance Scholarships-$65,000(in 4 years)Canada-University of Toronto National Scholarship Program
- Social Science International Scholarships 2013 for Nigerians - The University of Sheffield in UK is offering Social Science Scholarships to Nigerian undergraduate students starting their studies in September 2013 in any of the following departments: East Asian Studies, Economics, Education, Geography, Information School, Journalism, Politics, Sociological Studies, Town and Regional Planning. The scholarships are worth £1,500 per year each. Eligibility and Award Criteria: […]