Supporting young graduates of Tertiary Institutions with first class degree in the areas of Science, Agriculture, Engineering, Mathematics and Environmental Sciences to contribute to solving problems of the country.
Building of constituencies and champions for Scientists, Technologists and innovators for the emergence of knowledge driven economy
To ensure inclusive and quality education and promote life-long learning opportunities for all potential Scientists
Welcome to TYSON
Talented Young Scientists of Nigeria (TYSON) is an annual event instituted by the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, aimed at giving award to support graduates of Tertiary Institutions in the areas of Science, Engineering, Agriculture, Mathematics and Environmental Sciences with first class Honours at the University level. This will encourage undergraduates who are pursuing their careers in the fields of Science and Technology to put more effort so as to come out with the best result at the end of their studies. The programme will in turn support the emergence of a knowledge driven economy envisaged for the country.