NHEF at 20: Celebrating Two Decades of Transforming Lives Through Education

We are thrilled to announce that the Nigeria Higher Education Foundation (NHEF) is celebrating its 20th anniversary! Marking two decades of dedication, collaboration, and transformative impact in higher education. As we reflect on the last 20 years, we are overwhelmed with gratitude for the unwavering
support from our partners, donors, scholars, alumni, and the entire…

Remembering Dr. Herbert Wigwe’s Legacy

We are saddened to bid farewell to a visionary leader whose transformative leadership changed the lives of many in Nigeria & Africa.

Dr Wigwe was passionate about Nigeria’s Development, Education and equipping the Youth; here’s what he had to say about Development and education at the 2023 NHEF Benefit & Awards Gala in New York, where he was honoured with the 2023 NHEF leadership in business award.

2024 NHEF Scholars Program

Application for the 2024 Nigeria Higher Education Foundation (NHEF) Scholars Program is now open!
Each year, the NHEF identifies talented young Nigerians from our various Partner Universities that have demonstrated strong academic excellence and well-roundedness in both professional and extracurricular pursuits and provides them with intensive career training and skill-building exercises needed to aid them in long..