The Nigerian Young Academy (NYA) is a unified platform for interaction
among brilliant young researchers below the age of 45 in Nigeria who are
from various research disciplines and regions. The Academy seeks to nurture
outstanding and aspiring youthful academics and professionals towards
improving the state of the nation. The NYA recognizes excellence among
young researchers nationally and promotes the applicants.
Application of collective research findings for the improvement of the quality of life of Nigerian
society. Additionally, it plays a crucial role in building inspirational figures
for a new generation of researchers. The Academy has its core values
entrenched in integrity and excellence in research, and fostering research
collaborations among young researchers nationally and internationally for the
socio-economic benefit of Nigeria.
The call is open to all scholars working in any research-based discipline,
including the social sciences, arts, humanities, education, law, sciences,
medicine, engineering etc.
Complete the online application form by visiting the NYA website via
https://nigerianyoungacademy.org/aboutus/2021form. Signing in to an active
A Google account is required for completion. Follow all instructions on the
References: Candidates should obtain three (3) reference letters from their
referees and upload the same in the online application.
Note: Persons who have applied for membership are not eligible to apply for
any NYA prize in the same year. Multiple applications from same applicant in
the same year will all be automatically disqualified.
Are you a Nigerian who is currently employed in Nigeria?
Do you have a passion for excellence and a drive to be a global player in your field of endeavour?
If your answer to the posers above is in the affirmative, then the NYA is the platform you seek.
Enquiries: A. A. Egbetokun, PhD (President, 08053387246)
M. I. Kazeem, PhD (Secretary, 08030622000)cation