AIG Scholarships for Nigerians to study at Oxford University 2023

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Nigerians interested in a career in public service to pursue a Master of Public Policy at the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford for 2023 AIG Scholarships.

Scholarships worth over £50,000 each have been awarded to future public sector leaders who have demonstrated a passion for the public sector. After completing their degrees, scholars return to their countries and use their knowledge to enhance policy-making, support reforms and contribute to the development of their nation.


Scholarship Sponsors: Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG)

Scholarship Type: Full Financing

Host institutions: University of Oxford

Scholarship Worth: £50,000

Number of awards: enough

Level of education: Postgraduate (Master)

Nationality: Nigerians


See also: DAAD Leadership for Africa Scholarship for Postgraduate Studies in Germany 2022

AIG Scholarships for Nigerians | Eligibility criteria

To be considered for the AIG Scholarships for Nigerians 2022/23, interested applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a Nigerian currently working in the public sector (Ministries, Ministries, Agencies & Parastatals) either at the federal or state level.
  • Aged between 25 and 45 years.
  • Have at least seven (7) years of work experience (combined private & public sector).
  • Have a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of an upper division degree.
  • Candidates must have strong intellectual capacity, proven leadership qualities and a passion to contribute to the development of the Nigerian civil service.

Application Procedures

How to apply: Interested applicants for the AIG Scholarships for Nigerians 2023 must complete a online application on or before the application deadline.

Application deadline: 9u September 2022

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