This article is all about the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarships for (100L), it is based on merit. The Tertiary Institutions National Merit Scholarship Awards Program invites all qualified candidates to apply for the National Merit Tertiary Institution scholarship Awards Scheme. The NNPC / ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarships is for only undergraduate students in Nigeria. It is one of the process of supporting the young Nigerian student that is qualified and interested in the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship program.
This article will explain in details, how to apply for the NNPC / ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarships, requirements of the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarships, process of application, deadline and other necessary information about the Scholarships.
Basically, there are 2 major categories for the Addax Petroleum Development (Nigerian) Limited (APDNL) Scholarships, and they are as follows:
- The Host Communities Of the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarships Merit Award
- The National Merits Award
The Host Communities Of the ADDAX Scholarships Merit Award
Currently, the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarships is open for applicants from Addax Petroleum Development (Nigerian) Limited (APDNL) Host Communities. It is available for only indigenes of APDNL Host Communities which are Rivers, Akwa Ibom, and Imo States. Do not apply for the NNPC / ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarships Merit Award if you are not from these states, even if you meet other NNPC / ADDAX Scholarships requirements.
The National Merit Awards | NNPC Scholarship For Undergraduate
The National Merit Scholarship/ NNPC Scholarships is one of the scholarships that is available for only Nigerian undergraduates student, it is only available for non-indigenes of the host communities. So if you are not from Rivers state, Akwa Ibom or Imo state, you are eligible for the NNPC Scholarships programs.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is an oil corporation that is founded by the federal government of Nigeria and the federal government regulates and participates in the petroleum industry.
NNPC / ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarships is one the way of contributing to the Nigerian community by introducing the NNPC scholarship for only undergraduate student from oil producing states in Nigeria. The NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship is available for the intelligent and outstanding Nigerian students without hope of completing their higher education go through school.
General Eligibility for the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarships
To apply for the NNPC / ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarships:
- All interested application must be registered full-time undergraduates in any Nigerian Tertiary Institutions.
- Certified 100 level students at the moment of application of the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship 2020/2021. it available for students who are admitted to any Nigerian tertiary institution in the 2018/2019 academic session.
- While for OND students, the NNPC / ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarships award will be for only two years only.
NNPC / ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarships is not available for these categories of students, please don’t apply for the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship if you are one of them.
- 200 level students or above
- HND students
- All students that are currently beneficiaries of other similar Awards from other Companies and Agencies in Nigeria.
NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship Worth
Currently, the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship is worth N100,000 yearly throughout the study year for university for all Scholarships winners but polytechnic students, the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship is only for the OND Ordinary National Diploma (2years).
How To Apply for the NNPC / ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarships
If you are interested and qualified for the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship, then you need to follow these simple and easy process to apply for the NNPC/ADDAX Scholarship.
Students that apply for the NNPC / ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarships usually send their applications, documents and other information through the provided email address but the NNPC / ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarship board has made several changes in 2021/2022 edition of the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship. The method of application for the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship Scheme changed that’s why you need to follow the method of applying for the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship.
Remember the NNPC / ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarships is only open to 100 level students only.
- Make sure you scan all your documents before you start the process of the application, always make sure of clearly scanned copies of the following documents.
- Passport photograph with white background not older than 3 months old with the size of 450px by 450px not more than 200kb.
- School ID Card
- O’ level Certificate
- Admission Letter
- Birth Certificate
- Proof of Local Government Area of Origin
- Letter from Community Leader
2. Make sure that all your documents are named according they represent to avoid mixing up documents during upload.
3. Make sure you always attach the appropriate documents when you are asked to
4. Provide valid Email and Phone number for communication.
To Apply For the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship Follow The Steps Below:
1. Click on “Apply Now ” Tab.
2. Then click on “Register Now ” so that you can create an account.
3. Then, check your email inbox to activate your account.
4. Then, log on to www.scholastica.ng/schemes/addaxscholarship, now you will return to the NNPC / ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarship official website.
5. Now enter your registered email and password, now upload your information.
6. Then, enter all the required personal information, National Identification Number, educational information, then upload required
7. Make sure that the name you use in the application is the same as the names on all documentation. You can upload a sworn affidavit or other certificate if you need to.
8. Make sure recheck your documents after uploading, before submitting to avoid error.
9. Upload a passport photograph with a white background is recommended.
10. Now click on “Apply Now” to submit application.
11. Now you will receive an email and a SMS that confirms your application was successful.
12. Now visit www.scholastica.ng, enter your email and password to download your profile and then you need your Head of Department sign your document.
13. Now, upload your scanned copy of your signed profile, it will be used for verification.
If the National Identification Number (NIN) number was not available, You can get it by following the process below:
- Visit http://ninenrol.gov.ng to register and learn more about the National Identity Number
- Click “Create Account” and fill in the required fields
- Login with Email and Password to complete the form
- After completion, schedule a date for photo and fingerprint capture
- Visit any of the capture centres https://www.nimc.gov.ng/?q=nin-registration-centres to complete the registration process and obtain your National Identity Number
- You can also do your total registration at the NIMC Physical office nearest to you.
NNPC/ADDAX Undergraduates Scholarship Aptitude Test Venues
All applicants must indicate their preferred center for the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship Aptitude test Centers, which are:
4. Port Harcourt
NNPC / ADDAX Applications Closing Date
All applications of the NNPC / ADDAX Scholarship and Host Communities Merit Award will close for applicant on 26th May 2021.
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