Shell SNEPCo Scholarship 2018 is provided to be one of the best choices for postgraduate students. The whole program is sponsored by Shell Nigeria. The objective of the scholarship is to provide opportunity for students to pursue their dreams and career.
The Shell SNEPCo scholarship in Nigeria is available online. It’s possible to download the form directly from the website or visit NNPC scholarship for Nigeria students portal and fill everything online.
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The benefits of the scholarship are enormous. It’s possible to enjoy maximum support and funding from SNEPCo. Every year the students who receive the support enjoy the full payment for their tuition, accommodation, materials, textbooks and so on.
What is the value of SNEPCo?
The cost of the scholarship is zero. You will need to pay nothing at all. In fact, a lot of fraudsters will ask you to pay money to them. Please, if you meet these fraudsters report to the local authorities. Fake websites will ask you for your personal information and payment for their services. Do not believe them. It can be a serious threat.
The whole process is managed by SNEPCo. It usually provides early grants to successful candidates. They can acquire the grant from the second year of their degree program or after the completion of first degree.
Shell Nigeria is the co-venture of the Nigerian National Petroleum. It invites qualified Nigerian students for the application in 2018. The main idea of the program is to promote academic excellence of all the students who are worthy of it. The whole duration of the scholarship is only one year.
The scholarship will cover tuition, contribution to living expenses and pay for study materials. That’s why it can be the greatest opportunity for you to study.
International Postgraduate SNEPCo scholarship
This branch of the scholarship provides you the opportunity to study abroad. You will get the full tuition and will have the opportunity to study in one of the following universities in the United Kingdom:
- University of Plymouth (M.Sc. Hydrography)
- Newcastle University (M.Sc. Geotechnical Engineering)
- University of Birmingham (M.Sc. Geotechnical Engineering)
Eligibility for the international scholarship
- An applicant must show leadership potential and intellectual ability.
- The University Program is provided to be in English. Therefore, an applicant must provide the proof that he/she knows this language. For this reason, it’s necessary to provide SSCE, TOEFL or IELTS.
- An applicant must be aged below 28 years.
- An applicant must have a Bachelor Degree with Honors.
- The students who studied in the UK previously or any other developed country.
- An applicant must have a Nigerian passport.
- The current or former employees of Royal Dutch Shell or SPDC are not eligible to participate in the scholarship.
- Spouses, children, sons, and daughters or Shell Companies in Nigeria are not allowed to take part in the scholarship.
- An applicant must be a Nigerian by Nationality.
- An applicant must live in Nigeria.
- An applicant must be ready to return to Nigeria and be ready to serve there.
How to apply for the International scholarship?
You will need to submit the admission letter to the any of the above-mentioned universities. The application to the scholarship will only be available through the websites of the participating universities. The universities must process the application and endorse eligible student to go through the interview. The complete university forms must reach the applicants in the middle of summer.
Eligible courses for a one-year scholarship for undergraduates
If you want to apply for the one-year undergraduate full tuition scholarship from SNEPCo scholarships for Nigerian students, then you have to study one of the following courses:
- Physics or applied physics.
- Petroleum engineering.
- Metallurgical engineering.
- Mechanical engineering.
- Instrumentation engineering.
- Electrical engineering.
- Civil engineering.
- Chemical engineering.
- Agricultural science.
How to apply for this scholarship
If you are interested in this scholarship, then you need to visit www/nnpc-snepco-scholarship.shell.com. You will need to register there and log in. After that, you select apply and provide the scanned copies of the following documents:
- 100 Level results.
- Later of identification from your state of the origin.
- O’Level results.
- JAMB results.
- Recent Passport photocopy.
Do not forget that the deadlines for the applications are usually at the end of summer and beginning of autumn. You will need to hurry up if you are interested in catching the last train!
You have the opportunity to study abroad and in Nigeria almost for free. It’s possible if you study hard in your university and if you are a student in the first year, you will also have the opportunity to get your tuition paid.
All the students who want SNEPCo scholarship 2018 must study hard. Only the best of the best will get the scholarship and the number of grants is limited.
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