Every year, undergraduates set their sights on the NNPC/Chevron undergraduate scholarship. Chevron Nigeria limited in collaboration with Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) offer funded grants to deserving Nigerian applicant(s).
About The Sponsors
For starters, Chevron is a multinational energy corporation that are jointly working with the NNPC to increase productivity across the crude sector. Jointly both corporations control the oil, natural gas, including hydrocarbon exploration, production and export.
Both companies have immensely benefited from the collaboration and it’s in that spirit they want to give back to the community. There no better way of giving back than funding undergraduates studies, especially for those that are not privileged to access basic education needs. The scholarship is exclusive to undergraduates in their second year of study (200 level).
List of Departments Qualified for NNPC/CHEVRON Undergraduate Scholarship
Unfortunately, the application is not for every department. The scholarship prioritizes professional courses over others. Below are the qualified courses;
Agricultural Engineering/Agricultural Science
Computer Science/Computer Engineering/System Engineering
Mechanical/Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
NNPC/Chevron Scholarship Requirements
There are some basic targets you need to meet before you are eligible to participate in the aptitude test. Below are prerequisite for all applicants;
- Applicant(s) must be undergraduates in their second year of study
- Applicant(s) must be undergraduates of Nigerian any registered Nigerian university
- The candidate must complete the online application online with all the required information
How To Apply – Step By Step Guide
You have to visit the official portal here – Before you do you need to provide some of these documents;
Passport Photograph (recent passport not taken more than three months, with white background)
Transcript or signed result and stamped from university that includes your CGPA
Court Affidavit – In the event your names are slightly different in the your identification or misspelled
An active mobile number and e-mail for the next phase
After providing all the documents above, the next step is to start the application process.
Click on the link to go to the portal
Click on the APPLY NOW button
Select the sign up button
Enter your email and password – A confirmation will be sent, Go to your e-mail to activate the account
Enter your personal information, contact details and upload scanned documents where necessary
Upload the sworn affidavit, Admission letter appropriately where it is required
Review the article to spot and correct any mistake
Click on submit application
Finally, a mail will be sent confirming that your application was successful. If you ddin’t get the message in your inbox, check the SPAM folder.
The NNPC/Chevron scholarship is for Nigerian undergraduates as well as international students studying in the country. The program offers considerable sum that would cover for your tuition at the very least. The grant ranges from N100,000 – N150,000 and could go higher depending on the sponsors
Good news for post graduates – The sponsors of this scholarship have also setup a chevron master’s scholarship. Yes, they’ve upgraded the grant to cater for the needs master’s student.
FAQs ( Frequently Asked Questions)
Past Questions and Answers?
Well to be sincerely honest, the NNPC/Chevron do not release past questions and answers. Although there are many sources online that claim to have these questions, we confirmed from the official site and they debunked the authenticity of these sources. The past questions are no different or slightly harder than JAMB. Don’t believe any source that promise you PDF whatsoever. Read hard and prepare for the exams as you would for any exams and you will perform well.
NNPC/Chevron JV Official Website?
Signing up through scholastica use to be the best option. However, it appears the scholastica portal has some problems. In that case, use the https://www.orm-ng.com/new_sign_up link to sign up.
Is the Scholarship For 200 Level?
Yes, the scholarship board has reiterated this times without number, it is only for students in 200 level. Anything above or below that level will not be considered.
The NNPC/Chevron 2020/2021 scholarship will open in the first quarter. Endeavor to keep your ears to the ground or better bookmark our page, sign to our notification and you will receive the latest update when we update our article.
If you have any question about the scholarship or confused about the whole process please leave a comment below. We will endeavor to answer you with the best resource.