Welcome to Academic Marathon-student scholarship scheme


Welcome to academic marathon student scholarship scheme-This project is aimed at supporting at least 5,000 indigent Nigerian students in achieving their educational aspirations by 2020, and also Promote Academic Excellence and competition as well as revert the dwindling fortune of Nigeria's education through scholarship and or financial support incentive. This project is divided into two Phases;

  1. External Academic Marathon for existing postgraduate and undergraduate students
  2. Internal Academic Marathon for students taking WAEC, JAMB & NECO


Dear Applicants,

We are pleased to inform you that the date and venue for the academic marathon exams has been confirmed

See details below.

Date:                         26th July, 2014

Time:                         9am Prompt

Venue:                      Chams City Center, Area 11, Abuja FCT

Please Note that all applicants;

1.     Both Internal and External Academic Marathon are to participate in this exam.

2.     You must present your acknowledgement slip for  your confirmation

3.     You must adhere seriously to the date and time as stated above as another opportunity will not be given to any student in this session.

External Academic Marathon

External Academic Marathon for existing postgraduate and undergraduate students

please note that the only set of people who are not among this group are those writing the internal exams (WAEC, NECO, JAMB). this year. 

  1. Purchase your application code (Deposit slip Number) of N3,000 (Three Thousand Naira Only) from any First Bank Branch Nationwide.

  2. Visit the Portal at www.academicmarathon.com/login to apply.

  3. Enter the application code and select your marathon type, then fill in all the necessary information including passport upload.

  4. Print out your acknowledgement sheet.

  5. Emerge the overall best at the center you chose  and win 1 Million Naira (One Million Naira Only).

  6. Emerge first runner-up and win N250,000 (Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira Only) or its equivalent in kind.

  7. Emerge the second runner-up and get N150,000 (One Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira Only) or its equivalent.

  8. Emerge the National best at the grand National Marathon and win the ultimate price of N10,000,000 (Ten MillionNaira Only).

  9. Before you can participate in the National Grand Marathon, you must emerge as one of the three best in all of the designated centers of the federation.

  10. All center winners must register for the National grand Marathon with 10% of the total prize won at the center.


Internal Academic Marathon

Here's an opportunity to get your dream scholarship to study in any part of the world, win Ten Million Naira (10,000,000.00) and One Million Naira (1,000,000.00) as student with the best result nationwide and student with the best result in the state respectively in JAMB May/June WAEC and May/June NECO examinations along with other consolation amounts and prizes by simply subscribing to Academic Marathon-Student Scholarship Scheme, Nigeria.

No any other exams are required; the results from the JAMB, WAEC and NECO exams shall be used to determine the ultimate winners each year in the various categories. 

Hurry now to any First Bank branch nationwide and pay N3,000.00 to obtain your e-receipt and click on the login page to complete your registration process with the pin code on the e-reciept given by the bank. All registration details must be the same with your registration details in JAMB, WAEC and NECO.



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