The Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited (SNEPCo), in partnership with the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited, is pleased to announce the 2022 NNPC-SNEPCo National University Scholarship Programme. This scholarship aims to support academic excellence and develop the skills of young Nigerian undergraduates.
To qualify for the scholarship, applicants must be Nigerian citizens and currently in their second year of full-time study in a Nigerian University accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC). They must have a minimum CGPA of 3.5 in a 5-grade system or equivalent in other grade systems, and should not be beneficiaries of any other scholarship from an entity in the oil and gas industry, National or International. Female candidates are encouraged to apply.
Applications should be submitted electronically on or before April 14, 2023, via the official platform, Scholastica, at https://candidate.scholastica.ng/schemes/2022NNPCSNEPCo. Applicants must have a valid personal email account and phone number. They should include personal and educational details in their application and upload scanned copies of required documents, including recent passport-sized photograph, university or JAMB admission letter, UTME result, O’ level result, A’ level/OND/NCE result, letter of identification from state of origin indicating local government of origin, and academic result at the end of the first year.
Only candidates who meet the eligibility criteria will be invited for the monitored computer-based test. The top 10 candidates will be shortlisted from each of the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory for academic verification before the scholarship offer. Candidates with falsified results will be disqualified. Only candidates who have successfully satisfied the above criteria will be contacted to receive the scholarship award.
Important To Notice
The scholarship application is free, and e-mail applications are not accepted. Beware of fraudulent websites when applying for the scholarship online, as they may ask for payments during the application process. SNEPCo does not assign representatives or agents to assist applicants to apply, and any candidate found to have presented false documents will be disqualified or withdrawn at any level of the scholarship process. If awarded the scholarship, you cannot transfer the offer to another university or course of study. All scholars must maintain a minimum of 3.5 CGPA per session, in a 5-grade system or equivalent in other grade systems, to sustain the award.
The NNPC-SNEPCo National University Scholarship Programme 2022 is a great opportunity for young Nigerian undergraduates to achieve their academic goals. Interested applicants should visit https://candidate.scholastica.ng/schemes/2022NNPCSNEPCo for more information and to apply.
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