Scholarships help pay the way toward your college education. … Instead of a loan, which accrues interest, or need-based financial aid, which is usually doled out by universities, scholarships are gifts that don’t need to be paid back. Scholarship money can come from any number of sources.
Scholarships provide an opportunity for many people to earn an education. … In a country where a college degree is beneficial during a job search, scholarships lessen the financial strain on many students.
We have made it easy for you as in this post you will find the top ten scholarship for Nigerian Students for all undergraduate and postgraduate students as well as how to apply.
Top Scholarship Providers in Nigeria.
Pioneered by MTN (your very network provider) Foundation is a Scholarship Scheme providing not only network but also scholarships for full time students in their 2oo level of academic studying in public tertiary institutions (universities, polytechnics and colleges of education) in Nigeria.
The Nigeria LNG Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme, launched in October 2012, is an overseas programme aimed at supporting the emergence of indigenous experts, professionals or entrepreneurs especially; but not exclusively, within the oil and gas industry.
Chevron in collaboration with Nigerian National Petroleum Company as partner is offering scholarships to suitably qualified applicants.
In its bid to promote educational development in Nigeria, Total (E&P) Nigeria Limited awards scholarships to exceptional Nigerian students in secondary and Tertiary institutions as well as those in postgraduate studies. TOTAL (E&P) is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for its National Merit Scholarship Awards for undergraduate students currently in their 1st and 2nd year of studies in recognized Nigeria Universities. This is a significant major contribution towards improving the quality of human capital that Nigeria needs for development. It is an empowerment opportunity Nigerian students can benefit from, especially in the host communities where TOTAL (E&P) operate.
This is a scholarship programme by Agbami scholarship, funded by Star Deep and its Agbami partners, is a major component of the Agbami partners’ Social Investment in the strategic development of Health and Education in Nigeria and the Niger Delta in particular.
Shell Nigeria Exploration And Production Company offers scholarship to prospective postgraduate candidates of different universities in the country.
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Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN), operator of its joint venture (JV) with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), awards 500 undergraduate scholarships annually to students in Nigerian universities. The scholarship awards are for one academic year initially, and are renewable to cover the duration of approved study, based on the recipients’ academic performance and related reports from the institutions.
This organization established for the sole purpose of offering scholarships to willing candidates who are ready to pass through the university and equally allow the university to pass through them.
The university of Cambridge international trust is offering scholarships for foreign students from all countries in the world. Race shouldn’t be an issue, you are so free to apply and try your utmost best. It be your chance to finally score in the net.
The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) is a parastatal of the Ministry of Petroleum Resources established by Decree 25 of 1973 with a mandate to train Nigerians towards active participation in the Oil and Gas Industry. PTDF has over the years awarded many undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships in Oil and Gas courses.