Submission of applications has started for the 2015/2016 edition of the annual NNPC/Chevron National Scholarship Awards.
The national scholarship awards, a product of the Joint Venture (JV) between Chevron Nigeria Limited and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), have been offered for several years already and this year will not be an exception. A good number of Nigerian undergraduates have been able to benefit from these scholarship awards in years past – I happen to know a couple such people back then. Who knows? This might just be your own lucky year. So without further ado, let’s get down to relevant information you need to apply for the NNPC/Chevron National University Scholarship Awards.
To be eligible to apply for the NNPC/Chevron National University Scholarship Awards, you must be:
* A full-time, second-year (200-level) degree student in a Nigerian university.
* Enrolled for any of the following study programmes:
2. Agricultural Engineering and Agricultural Science
4. Business Administration and Economics
5. Chemical Engineering
6. Civil Engineering
7. Computer Science
8. Electrical and Electronic Engineering
9. Environmental Studies and Surveying
10. Geology and Geophysics
12. Mass Communication and Journalism
13. Mechanical and Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
14. Human Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy
15. Petroleum Engineering
Application and Deadline
Eligible candidates should head on over to Scholastica website to apply for the scholarship online since only e-applications are accepted. You are going to need scanned copies of the following:
* Recent passport photograph (not older than three months) with white background, measuring 450 by 450 pixels and not larger than 200KB in size.
* School ID card
* Admission letter
* O’ Level result
* JAMB result, and
* Birth certificate
The documents should be descriptively named in accordance to what they represent.
Deadline for submission of e-applications has been fixed on June 16, 2015. So hurry to get your application in if you are interested in the benefitting from the NNPC/Chevron National University Scholarship Awards.
Multiple applications per person will lead to automatic disqualification. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Check the Scholastica website for further details about the NNPC/Chevron National University Scholarship Awards, including frequently-asked questions and further information about the application process.