Celebrating 10 Years of MSDF Scholarship Program

In 2010, MSDF launched a scholarship program for brilliant students from financially challenged backgrounds, the opportunity to have access to quality education, and presently, 170 beneficiaries have benefited from this program.

Welcome To MSDF Official Website

Morgan Smart Development Foundation (MSDF) is a Non-Governmental Organization dedicated to the empowerment of rural and urban poor women and youths in Nigeria for poverty reduction, employment generation, and sustainable socio-economic development. Over the last fifteen years of its establishment, the Foundation has recorded series of achievement in areas of empowerment programs for women such as leadership and capacity building training for women and youth, provision of small-grants, micro-credits, donation of income generating equipment like fishing boats and other fishing accessories; skill acquisition for youths like computer training, welding fabrication etc. and the implementation of micro-projects in rural communities that impact directly in the lives of rural women and youths.


Promoting business enterprises and income generating opportunities for poor and deprived women and youths in Nigeria (Human Capital Development).


We engage in leadership training programs for women and youths for effective participation in decision-making processes in their communities (skill acquisition training)


Strengthen conflict resolution mechanism in conflict-prone communities, Engendering network for peace initiatives among women and youths in communities


Provision of micro-projects that supports Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in very poor and neglected communities (Water, sanitation, schools and health centers).

MSDF is registered with The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) Abuja, The Delta State Ministry of Youths and Sports, Asaba, The Federal Ministry of Women Affair and Social Development, Abuja and The National Planning Commission, Abuja, The Lagos State Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation.