Japanese Government Scholarships 2017 for Nigerian Teachers (Fully Funded)



  • The scholarship is open to graduates of universities and teachers training colleges no more than thirty-four (34) years of age (must be born on or after April 2, 1982), who have worked as teachers at primary/secondary schools or teacher training college for at least five years in their home countries at the time of application.
  • The Embassy will like to use this opportunity to attract Nigerian Schools that wish to start Japanese Language class or course at their school. Beneficiaries shall upon their return, help to promote Japanese Language education in Nigeria.

How to Apply
Interested candidates can access application forms are Here

Completed application forms should be submitted in person or by special mail to:

Education Officer
Embassy of Japan in Nigeria
9, Bobo Street, Maitama District

Note: Application forms not received on or before January 31, 2017 will not be processed.

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