Friday, October 10, 2014

2014 NNPC/ESSO Foreign Postgraduate Scholarship Awards


In continuation of efforts to provide opportunities for developing careers in the petroleum industry, Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited (EEPNL) is offering Scholarships to outstanding Nigerian graduates wishing to pursue International post-graduate studies in the under listed disciplines:
  • Geosciences
  • Engineering (Petroleum, Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, Electronics, Civil/Structural, Marine and Subsea)

Eligibility:
To qualify, applicants MUST:
1. Must be a graduate from a Nigerian University
2. Must possess a Bachelor's degree with a minimum of second class upper division in any of the listed Engineering and Geosciences disciplines.
3. Must have provisional admission to undertake full-time postgraduate study at a reputable foreign University (MSc or MEng) in the 2014/2015 academic session.
4. Specialization in Geophysics would be an advantage.

The NNPC/ESSO scholarship award applies to tuition, books, accommodation and living expenses for the duration of the selected course of study.

Before you start this application
1. Ensure you have clear scanned copies of the following documents:
  • Passport photograph (with white background not more than 3 months old)
  • Valid ID card
  • Proof of provisional admission for Postgraduate Study into any reputable university
  • First Degree Certificate
  • Birth Certificate
2. Ensure you label these scanned documents accordingly, to avoid mixing up documents during upload.

3. Ensure you attach the appropriate documents when asked to upload.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Please note:
  • Application closes Midnight, Tuesday 24th October, 2014.
  • Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted with details of the qualifying test via SMS text and Email.
  • Employees of ExxonMobil Subsidiary companies in Nigeria and their dependents are not eligible for this Scholarship
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Tuesday, October 7, 2014

GET REGISTERED ON SCHOLARSHIP NIGERIA'S DATABASE (THE "BOOST IT")


Sit back relaxed and let the scholarships locate you.

SCHOLARSHIP NIGERIA/OLSEY CONSULT is currently creating a database of Nigerian (Udergraduate and Postgraduate) Scholarship applicants.

This program covers both LOCAL/FOREIGN and UNDER/POST-GRADUATE scholarship opportunities for applicants in the following (3) Categories:

1. CATEGORY A: 100/200 Level Undergraduates

2. CATEGORY B: 300 level-to-Final year Undergraduates

                                          3. CATEGORY C: POSTGRADUATE applicants.


In our BOOST IT! database, we will need the following information of prospective applicants:

1. Your Full Name

2. State of Origin (for local/ region-based scholarships)

3. Phone Number (for Mobile Alerts)

4. Email address (for free additional consultancy services).


BENEFITS:

1. SCHOLARSHIP NIGERIA/OLSEY CONSULT will refer and recommend registered applicants on its database (category-wise) DIRECTLY to sponsoring agencies, individuals or organizations for scholarship consideration.

This depends largely on the scholarship type and/or its terms and availability.

2. Every Registered member gets first-hand SMS Alerts on their MOBILE PHONES on latest scholarship opportunities.

3. Registered members get informed on other opportunities (Essay, Call for papers, private/individual sponsorship e.t.c) directly by SMS.

4. Opportunity for FREE technical and professional assistance during application

5. FREE tips on aptitude test types and drafting winning applications.


COST OF REGISTRATION: N500 / Year


MODE OF REGISTRATION: Send an email to olseyconsult@yahoo.co.uk  requesting for payment/registration procedures. (kindly include your phone number in your email)

Disclaimer: Please NOTE that you should report and ignore any message (on SCHOLARSHIP BOOST IT!) that is not coming from SCHOLARSHIP NIGERIA (Admin), olseyconsult@yahoo.co.uk or our web page (www.scholarship-nigeria.com )

Monday, October 6, 2014

2013 / 2014 SNEPCo National Merit University Award Scheme

THE SHELL NIGERIA EXPLORATION PRODUCTION COMPANY (SNEPCo) NATIONAL MERIT UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME   

SNEPCo on behalf of itself and its co-venturers is launching the SNEPCo National Merit University Scholarship Scheme.  The programme aims to promote academic excellence and improve the skills of young Nigerians.


Eligibility Criteria
The merit-based scholarship is open to FULL TIME undergraduates studying any of the under listed courses in Universities within Nigeria.

  • Chemical / Process Engineering 
  • Chemistry 
  • Civil Engineering 
  • Electrical Engineering 
  • Geophysics 
  • Geoscience / Geology 
  • Instrumentation Engineering 
  • Materials / Corrosion Engineering 
  • Mathematics / Applied Mathematics 
  • Mechanical / Aerospace Engineering 
  • Mining Engineering 
  • Petroleum Engineering 
  • Physics / Applied Physics 
  • Process Control Engineering 

Eligible Applicants must: ·        
  • Have successfully completed a secondary education, with a minimum of seven credits, including Mathematics and English, in their O/Levels
  • Have gained admission during the 2013/2014 academic session in an accredited and approved university in Nigeria.
  • Be enrolled full‐time, in a university in Nigeria at the undergraduate level with a minimum grade point average of 3.5 at the time of application (attach transcripts or official records)
  • CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT ONLINE APPLICATION
Note:             
  • SNEPCo will not accept emailed applications.  It is important to visit the official website for detailed information and also access the online application portal
  • SNEPCo is committed to providing scholarship opportunities that are not associated with application fees.             
  • Shell does not assign ‘Representatives’/‘Agents’ to assist applicants’ process applications.
  • Applications should be submitted online before Friday 31 October, 2014.          
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
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Thursday, October 2, 2014

2014 SPDC JOINT VENTURE UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP AWARD SCHEME


The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (Operator of the NNPC/SHELL /TEPN/AGIP Joint Venture) Scholarship Scheme offers first year students in all Nigerian universities the opportunity to study with an annual grant from the SPDC JV for the full duration of their course. The programme aims to promote academic excellence and improve the skills of young Nigerian, reports.

Requirements/Eligibility:

The merit-based scholarship is in two categories – the National Merit Award (NM) and the Areas of Operation Merit Award, East or West (OE or OW).

1. National Merit Award (NM) Open to all Nigerians.

2. Areas of Operation Merit Award, East (OE) For Nigerians who are indigenes of SPDC’s operational area in Abia, Akwa Ibom, Imo, Rivers and Bayelsa states (excluding indigenes of Ekeremor and Sagbama local government areas). Areas of Operation Merit Award, West (OW) For Nigerians who are indigenes of SPDC’s operational area in Bayelsa (i.e. of Ekeremor and Sagbama local government areas) and Delta States.

Eligible Applicants must:

i. Be citizens of Nigeria, currently enrolled in an accredited and approved university in Nigeria.

ii. Have gained admission during the 2013/2014 academic session, and pursuing a first degree programme.

iii. Have a minimum of seven credits, including Mathematics and English, in their O/Levels.

iv. Be enrolled full‐time, in a university in Nigeria at the undergraduate level with a minimum grade point average of 3.5 at the time of application (attach transcripts or official records).

How To Apply

All applicants should have their personal valid email account (for consistent communication). Candidates who meet the above entry qualifications should apply online, at www.scholastica.ng/schemes/spdc to provide the required personal and educational details, and load scanned copies of the following:

• A recent passport-sized photograph of the applicant (i.e. jpeg format, not more than 200kilobytes);

• University or JAMB (UTME or D/E) Admission Letter;

• Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) Scores;

• ‘O’ Level Result(s); and ‘A’ Level /OND /NCE Result(s) as applicable; and

• Letter of Identification from State (showing Local Government) of Origin.

Scanned copies of letters of identification, (which must be duly stamped and signed) by:

a) The Paramount Ruler of the Community; and

b) The Chairman of the Community Development or Executive Council (CDC or CEC) is also required of applicants for the Operational Area Awards (OE & OW). The letters should be addressed to The Manager, Sustainable Development (UIO/G/NRS), Shell Petroleum Development Company, Port Harcourt.

Each document must not exceed 200KB and the image format must be in JPEG.

Please note that:

a. Shell DOES NOT DEMAND PAYMENT FROM APPLICANTS. The application is entirely FREE of charge.

b. Shell DOES NOT ASSIGN ‘Representatives’/‘Agents’ to assist applicants’ process applications.

c. Applications should be submitted online before Friday 24th October, 2014.

d. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

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Friday, September 26, 2014

Congrats to our new 'Millionaires': LIST OF WINNERS (YouWin! 3)

Congratulations to the winners of YouWin! 3. We wish you all success in your endeavours and please...spend wisely!

YouWin Statement:: "After careful screening, a total of 1500 applicants were selected across the six geo-political zones."
Click HERE to download the full list.

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Monday, August 25, 2014

PRESSID 2015/2016 Presidential Scholarship Award

Apply for PRESSID 2015/2016 Presidential Scholarship Award
www.scholarship-nigeria.com
2015/2016 Pressid Scholarship Award Form is out. The Presidential Special Scholarship Scheme for Innovation and Development (PRESSID) Implementation Committee now invites applications from qualified candidates for the 2015/2016 academic session (third edition) scholarship award of the scheme.
As part of efforts to achieve the goals of Vision 20:2020 and the Transformation Agenda, the Federal Government of Nigeria plans to develop a critical mass of professionals who would serve as catalysts of change and agents of scientific and technological advancement, as well as sustainable economic development.
This would be achieved through the sponsorship of outstanding students for postgraduate studies in the top 28 universities in the world. To this end, the Federal Government has instituted the Presidential Special Scholarship Scheme for Innovation and Development.

Eligibility/Criteria for Application:

Interested candidates should be graduates from the 2011/2012 and 2012/2013 academic sessions, who would have completed their National Youth Service by October 2014.They must have obtained First Class Honours degree from any recognised and approved University in the following disciplines and aim at postgraduate degrees in the specified and allied disciplines:
1)Sciences: Nuclear Physics, Operations Research, Industrial Chemistry, Quantitative Genetics, etc;
2) Basic Medical Sciences: Anatomy, Physiology, Medical Biochemistry, etc;
3) Special Aspects of Biology: Biometrics, Molecular Biology, etc;
4) Economics: Econometrics, Development Economics, etc;
5) Engineering & Technology: Aeronautical Engineering, Mechatronics, Metallurgy, Material Science and Production Engineering, 6) Nanotechnology, Cyber-Security, Software Engineering, etc;
7) Medicine: Oncology, Human Genetics, Hepatology, Nuclear Medicine, Geriatrics, etc.
Exceptions: In the case of Medicine, candidates must have a minimum of 2 Distinctions in their Part 3 and Part 4 MBBS examinations;
In all cases, candidates must:
i) be below 30 years of age by October 2014;
ii) be computer literate; and
iii) be ready to be bonded and to work, preferably, as academic staff in any public university or research institute for a minimum period of five (5) years.

APPLICATION DEADLINE18th October 2014.

How To Apply:

Qualified candidates are to visit the PRESSID Application Portal (website) below;
On the top of the website, click on “Apply” and follow the instructions to apply for the presidential scholarship award.
Please note that universities in the United States of America require candidates to sit for the Graduate Record Exams (GRE) before they can secure admission.
For further enquiries, please contact the Committee through pressid@nuc.edu.ng or presidentialscholarshipscheme@gmail.com.
Only shortlisted candidate will be invited for further screening.

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Thursday, August 7, 2014

2014 Gani Fawehinmi Annual Scholarship Awards

The Chief Gani Fawehinmi Annual Four (4) Million Naira Scholarship Awards For Forty (40) Students is open for application.

Applications are invited for Gani Fawehinmi Annual Scholarship Awards 2014. The Awards will cover 2013 and 2014. The award is for 40 (Forty) students each of whom will receive One hundred Thousand Naira (N100, 000.00) making a total sum of Four Million Naira (N4,000 000.00).

 

Criteria For Chief Gani Fawehinmi Scholarship Award 2014

(1)    Applicants must be poor and indigent
(2)    Applicants must be registered students of tertiary institutions in nigeria i.e Universities, polytechnicsand colleges of education.
(3)    Applicants must have good academic performance

Mode Of Application For Chief Gani Fawehinmi Scholarship Award 2014

Each applicant shall submit an applicaton form, not more than two (2) pages. The letter must include the following:
  • Name of the candidate
  • Course and year of study
  • State of origin and
  • Reason the candidate believes he or she deserves the scholarship award
The application letter must be accomplished by:
i.            A photocopy of the candidate’s current identity card;
ii.            A letter from the candidate’s current Head of Department, including correct information on the candidate’s CGPA for the last academic session.
iii.            A letter from the registrar certifying that the candidate is a student of the institution
iv.            A copy of the candidate’s registration form for the current semester and
v.            Two (2) current passport photographs.

The application letter, with all the supporting documents, should be forwarded (by hand or postal delivery) to:
  • Gani Fawehinmi Schorlaship Board Nigerian Law Publications House Otunba Jobi Fele Way, C.B.D., Alausa, Ikeja. P.O. Box 80279, Lafiaji, Lagos.
  • Gani Fawehinmi Schorlaship Board c/o Dr. U.A.U. Onyebinama, Chairperson ASUU, Department of Agricultural Economics, Michael Opara University of Agriculture, Umudike.
  • Gani Fawehinmi Schorlaship Board c/o Dr. M.K. Aliyu, Chairman ASUU, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, ASUU office.

The deadline for submission of Gani Fawehinmi Schorlaship 2014 application is Monday, 18th August, 2014

Interview Centers, Date And Time For Gani Fawehinmi Schorlaship 2014

i.            Zaria: Thursday, August 21, 2014 at ASUU Secretariat, Ahmadu Bello University, Samaru campus, at 10.00am
ii.            Umudike: Thursday, August 28, 2014 at ASUU Secretariat, Michael Opara University, Umudike at 10.00am
iii.            Lagos: Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at Nigerian Law Publication House at Otunba Jobi Fele Way, C.B.D., Alausa, Ikeja. P.O. Box 80279, Lafiaji, Lagos at 10.00am

Award Ceremony For Gani Fawehinmi Schorlaship 2014

Successful candidates will be awarded the scholarships on Thursday, September 11, 2014 Otunba Jobi Fele Way, C.B.D., Alausa, Ikeja. P.O. Box 80279, Lafiaji, Lagos at 12.00 noon.
NB: Students who have won the schorlaship are not eligible.

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Thursday, July 17, 2014

NPDC/SEPLAT Undergraduate Scholarship Awards

The Nigerian Petroleum Development Company Limited and Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc Joint Venture as part of its Corporate Social Investment Programme is pleased to announce the commencement of its inaugural Undergraduate Scholarship Awards. The scholarship awards is open to qualified and interested second year undergraduates of Nigerian Public Universities.

Eligibility:
  • Applicants must be second year students in Federal and State Universities in Nigeria.
  • Applicants must have at least 5 O’ level credit passes including English and Mathematics at one sitting.
  • Applicants who are currently on scholarship awards from other companies need not apply.
Only students studying the following courses are eligible to apply:
      • Accountancy
      • Agricultural Engineering
      • Agricultural Science
      • Architecture
      • Business Administration
      • Chemical Engineering
      • Civil Engineering
      • Computer Engineering
      • Computer Science
      • Economics
      • Electrical  Electronic Engineering
      • Geology
      • Geophysics
      • Human Medicine
      • Journalism
      • Law 
      • Mass Communication
      • Mechanical Engineering
      • Metallurgical Engineering
      • Petroleum Engineering
HOW TO APPLY:
Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria should apply online via the address
Applicants must have a personal and valid email account for ease of communication.
Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
Applications are subject to NPDC/SEPLAT Scholarship Award Terms and Conditions.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 28th July 2014

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

LIST OF SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES ( 2014/2015 PTDF - Overseas)

The list of successful candidates for the award of 2013/14 and 2014/2015 Overseas Scholarship MSc is out.
CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE LIST


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Wednesday, July 9, 2014

DRD (DAAD) Scholarships for Sub-Saharan Africans


 Host Universities:
- University of the Western Cape, South Africa
- Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany



Full scholarships for students

For applicants from Sub-Saharan African countries with an excellent academic record the DRD offers a limited number of DAAD merit scholarships per year.
Scholarships are available for full-time students of
Scholarships include monthly allowances of 650 Euro plus travel allowances for Master candidates and 900 Euro plus travel allowances for PhD candidates. More information about requirements for application and application procedure is provided below.
Requirements for application and application procedure
  • Scholarship applicants are adviced to carefully read about the specific entry requirements and course application procedure of the programme of their choice. The information is available from the respective programmes sections. In addition to programme requirements, all applicants have to meet the following requirements:
  • Applicants should be from Sub-Sahara Africa
  • Applicants should have an outstanding academic record - at least 70% for your last degree
  • Applicants should apply within 3 years of having completed their previous degree
  • The study must have been completed at an internationally recognised university
  • The previous degree (Baccalaureus or Master) should have been an academic discipline which is related to Development Studies or Public Administration
  • South African students are required to have an honours degree in order to be admitted to a Masters degree course. Other students need the equivalent of a 4 year undergraduate degree
  • Applicants must provide evidence of proficiency in English, both written and spoken. This can be TOEFL test or a similar standard test or a letter from an academic institution
  • Work and/or voluntary experience in your field of interest would be a recommendation
  • Women are encouraged to apply
  • South African students are encouraged to apply
  • Applicants must be able to study fulltime at the UWC for the required period.
You will have to fill in an electronic application form (ONLY AVAILABLE FROM 15th APRIL ON)! Applications not using this e-form can´t be considered! As the e-form can only be submitted once, please make sure that your application is complete before submitting it!
Documents that have to be uploaded when using the e-form are:
  • a letter of application
  • a CV,
  • an academic transcript from your last university
  • certified copies of all academic certificates
  • MA applicants will have to write a one page paper about 1 of the following 4 topics:
1 Fran├žois Bourguignon, a former Chief Economist of the World Bank referred to the "poverty growth inequality triangle": Discuss this comment, critically evaluating the role of inequality in the current study of development in Africa.
2 Write critically on perceptions about governance in Sub Saharan Africa.
3 It has been claimed that climate change could potentially interrupt progress toward a world without hunger. Consider the evidence for this claim and discuss how climate change might impact on food security.
4 Discuss the relationship between social movements and civil society in a specific SSA country of your choice.

  • PhD applicants are asked to also submit a 6 page proposal on the research they would want to undertake for the thesis. This should include their research question, the research methodology and a (provisional) theoretical framework. A list of topics is given in the PhD section.
  • Additional to the e-form, two signed references (one academic, one professional) are independently to be submitted via email to cdrscholars@gmail.com. REFERENCES not being submitted TO THIS EMAIL address CAN'T BE CONSIDERED!!!
  • Candidates for the Masters Programme in Public Administration (MPA), the MA in Development Studies as well as PhD candidates in the fields of Governance, Public Policy, Public Management or Development Studies can submit their scholarship application without needing to apply for admission at UWC. If they are awarded a scholarship, or if they intend to finance themselves, they may apply for admission through the online application procedure (www.uwc.ac.za).
  • We are unfortunately not able to engage in extended correspondence with applicants.
  • For applicants of the MPA, the MA in Development Studies as well as PhD candidates the closing date for all scholarship applications is 31 July 2014. Applicants will be informed about their applications by the 31 August 2014.
  • For additional information on the courses or on registration please write to:
    • pkippie@uwc.ac.za for the MA and M Econ or PhD in Development Studies and to
    • LFesters@uwc.ac.za on the MPA course or an PhD in Public Administration or Governance.
    • Britta Niklas for the Master of Arts in Development Management (Bochum Programme)

    Scholarships for a study period in Germany
    Apart from full scholarships for participation in one of the above mentioned programmes a number of mobility scholarships for Master students are available each year. These scholarships are aimed at funding a study period in Germany. During such a study period abroad scholarship holders can participate in a Summer School at Ruhr-Univeristy Bochum, complete an internship with a German organization working in the field related to their studies or they can visit Ruhr-Univeristy Bochum during the completion phase of their Master Thesis for intensive supervision periods.
    It is not necessary to apply for mobility scholarships before starting your studies. The application procedure for mobility scholarships will instead be announced to participants of the cooperating programmes.

    For further questions, the DRD coordinators at UWC or RUB can be contacted. But please don't ask any questions before April, when the new e-form will be published!
  • DRD OFFICIAL SITE (CLICK HERE)

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Friday, June 27, 2014

2014/2015 NLNG Undergraduate scholarship

This is to inform all student in Nigerian tertiary institutions, universities and polytechnics. Each year, the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) group offers undergraduate students the chance to study, go ahead now to apply for the 2014 NLNG scholarship

Required Documents:
1. 2014 NLNG SCHOLARSHIP
2. WAEC /NECO/OTHER RESULT JAMB
3. ADMISSION LETTER
4. LGA letter Of Identification
5. SCHOOL ID CARD
6. PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPH

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How To Apply For The 2014 / 2015 NLNG Scholarship
1. Register and create a user account on the undergraduate scholarship application The
2. Activate your user account from the account notification mail sent to you.
3. Log on and submit an application on the the undergraduate scholarship application website
4. Await notification from Nigeria LNG Limited
5. Print photo cards, locate your exam centres, check your application status on U-GRAD.
DEADLINE: 31st July 2014.

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Tuesday, June 10, 2014

2014 NNPC/ESSO (ExxonMobil) International Scholarship Awards



In continuation of efforts to provide opportunities for developing careers in the petroleum industry, Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited (EEPNL) is offering Scholarships to outstanding Nigerian graduates wishing to pursue International post-graduate studies in the under listed disciplines:
  • Geosciences
  • Engineering (Petroleum, Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, Electronics, Civil/Structural, Marine and Subsea)
Eligibility:To qualify, applicants MUST:

1. Must be a graduate from a Nigerian University
2. Must possess a Bachelor's degree with a minimum of second class upper division in any of the listed Engineering and Geosciences disciplines.
3. Must have provisional admission to undertake full-time postgraduate study at a reputable foreign University (MSc or MEng) in the 2014/2015 academic session.

EEPNL scholarship award applies to tuition, books, accommodation and living expenses for the duration of the selected course of study.
Please note:
  • Application closes Midnight, Monday 24th June, 2014.
  • Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted with details of the qualifying test via SMS text and Email.
  • Employees of ExxonMobil Subsidiary companies in Nigeria and their dependents are not eligible for this Scholarship.
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Tuesday, June 3, 2014

2014/2015 (AGIP) NNPC/NAE/OANDO POST GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP AWARD SCHEME

Nigerian Agip Exploration Limited (NAE), on behalf of the NNPC/NAE/OANDO PSC, is committed to the training and development of manpower as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme.In pursuance of this, NAE invites applications from suitably qualified and interested Nigerian graduates for the 2014/2015 Post Graduate Scholarship Award Scheme. The award is in two categories – Nigerian and Overseas.

ELIGIBILITY
To qualify, applicants MUST:
  1. Possess a minimum of Second Class Upper Bachelors degree from a recognized Nigerian University.
  2. Must have secured admission into a Nigerian or Overseas University (based on the category being applied for) for a one year Master’s Degree programme in any of the disciplines listed below.
  3. Not above 28 years of age by December 2014.
  4. Have completed the one year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme.
COURSE OF STUDY

 Only candidates with offer of admission in disciplines related to the following areas should apply;
  • Geosciences
  • Engineering (Petroleum, Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Sub Sea, Electrical, Marine, Chemical)
  • Petroleum Economics
  • Oil and Gas Law
Please note:
  • Shortlisted candidates will be required to take an aptitude test
  • Successful candidates will be contacted with details of the qualifying test via SMS text and email.
  • Strict compliance with above guidelines is required
  • Employees of NAE and other affiliate companies and their dependants are not eligible for this scholarship

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Midnight 15th June, 2014
The Computer Based Test for shortlisted candidates would be conducted on the 21st of June 2014.
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Saturday, May 17, 2014

2014 Shell LiveWIRE Nigeria Programme

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), operator of the NNPC/Shell/Total/Agip Joint Venture announces the commencement of the 2014 Shell LiveWIRE Nigeria Programme.
Shell LiveWIRE Nigeria is a youth enterprise development programme supported by The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC). The programme operates in the Niger Delta region and aims to inspire, encourage and support young people aged 18-35 to start up their own businesses through the provision of finance and training for young entrepreneurs.
2014 Shell LiveWIRE Nigeria Programme
The objectives for the LiveWIRE Programme in Nigeria ore to:
  • Enable youths to establish businesses through provision of business planning and management guidelines and skills through the Become a Successful Owner Manager Course.
  • Run awards for candidates with the best business plans. The award provides access to micro-credit facilities, through third parties like banks, NGOs and allied financial institutions.
  • Provide a volunteer monitoring programme for those who have completed the training course and decide to pursue starting their own business.
Programme content
  • Bright Ideas and Become a Successful Business Owner Manager workshops
  • Business Awareness Forum
  • Young Business Leaders Awards
  • Business Information and Enquiry Service
Applications are invited from
  • Male and female applicants from Rivers, Bayelsa and Delta states aged between 18-35years
  • Must possess a University degree or HND
  • Must be resident in state of application
Deadline for Application:
  Monday May 26th 2014

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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

2014 MTN Scholarship

MTN (MTN Foundation) invites applications from eligible students from across the country for its 2014 Scholarship program.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
  • Applicants from public Universities and Colleges of Education in Nigeria must be full time undergraduates in 200 level/2nd year.
  • Applicants from public Universities and Colleges of Education must have a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) score of 3.5 or its equivalent (2:1)
  • Applicants from public Polytechnics must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 (upper credit) from the Ordinary National Diploma (OND) programme and must have secured admission into the Higher National Diploma programme (HND).
  • Direct entry level students must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 (upper credit) from the OND programme and must have secured admission into 200 level/2nd year in a public University
  • Current Beneficiaries of the MTN Foundation Science & Technology Scholarship award are not eligible to apply
The MTN Foundation reserves the right to cancel or suspend a scholarship award if it is discovered that an applicant /awardee provided false information.
Names of successful candidates will be published in National Dailies

WORTH: N200,000 per beneficiary.

DEADLINE: Closing date for receipt of application is Tuesday May 4th 2014
 Please note that all information provided will be verified and persons with fraudulent information will be held accountable.
Please note that this portal is the only mode of application

Only applications from students studying one of the under listed courses will be considered:Accountancy/Accounting
Agric. Extension and Rural Development; Agricultural Science; Agronomy
Animal Breeding and Genetics; Animal Nutrition; Animal Production and Health
Aquaculture and Fisheries Management; Applied Physics
Architecture; Chemical Engineering; Civil Engineering; Computer and Electronics
Computer and Information Science; Computer and Mathematics; Computer Engineering
Computer Science; Electrical Engineering; Electrical/Electronics Engineering; Electronics and Computer Technology
Electronics Engineering; Engineering Physics; Industrial Mathematics; Industrial Physics
Information Technology; Mathematics; Mechanical Engineering; Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Petroleum and Gas Engineering; Physics Electronics; Geophysics; Physics/ Computational Modeling
Pure/ Applied Physics; Statistics; Statistics and Computer Science; System Engineering.

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Friday, April 11, 2014

2014/2015 NNPC/ADDAX Petroleum National Merit Tertiary Institutions Scholarship

Addax Petroleum Development (Nig) Limited invites qualified candidates for its 2014/2015 National Merit Tertiary Institutions Scholarship Awards Scheme.

General Eligibility:
  • Must be a Nigerian.
  • Must be a registered, full time 100 level undergraduate in any Nigerian Tertiary Institution.
  • Must have 5 ’0′ level credit passes in one sitting including English Language and Mathematics.
Aptitude Test
An aptitude test for all applicants will be conducted at the following centres on a later date that shall be communicated to short listed applicants.Applicants should therefore indicate their preferred centre for the test on their applications:
Abuja
Lagos
Owerri
Port Harcourt
Calabar

Method of Application
To qualify for consideration, applicants MUST submit an application with the following information:
Surname.
Other Names.
Sex.
Functional E-mail address and phone number.
And attach scanned copies of original:
Admission letter into institution with information on course of study, year of entry and duration.
SSCE/GCE O’Level Certificate.
Evidence of State of Origin / Local Government.
School ID card or National ID or Driver’s Licence or International passport.

Submission:
All applications should be submitted with scanned copies of credentials through the following e-mail addresses:
CRL1@addaxpetroleum.com
CRL2@addaxpetroleum.com
NOTE:
Applications without all the credentials stated above will be rejected.
Any candidate currently a beneficiary of a Scholarship of any kind Is not eligible to apply.
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Dependants of employees of Addax are not eligible to apply.

Deadline 25th April, 2014

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