About Star Scholar Naija

STAR SCHOLAR NAIJA is a children’s reality TV show where 16 teenagers (ages 13 to 16 years) are Nested for 14 days.

While in the NEST, they are nurtured and mentored academically and in the areas of values, personal development and nation building in an effort to make them examples of the model global citizen.They are given individual and group tasks while competing as individuals to become the ultimate STAR SCHOLAR.


A call for auditions was made in March 2019 and contestants indicated their interest without paying any fees or levies.

The finalists were selected through a rigorous audition process that took three days. The first two days were for them to display their talents. Some were singers, violinists, dancers, artists and poets.