AGIP Scholarship 2018 Begins, Apply Now

The AGIP Scholarship 2018 process has commenced. All Students of Nigerian tertiary institutions are encourgaged to take this opportunity and apply for the scholarship, so that they could reduce their dependence on their parents. read below for how to apply for the AGIP Scholarship 2018.

AGIP Scholarship 2018 For Nigerians

The Nigerian Agip Oil Company Limited (NAOC) Joint Venture in pursuance of its Corporate Social Responsibility invites suitably qualified applicants for its 2018/2019 Session Tertiary Scholarship Scheme.

Note: This Scholarship is for Postgraduate Students. Undergraduate Students Should Click here to See 20 Scholarships They Could Apply For

Who Is Eligible to Apply For AGIP Scholarship 2018?

Candidates interested in applying for the AGIP Scholarship 2018 must:

1. Possess a minimum of Second Class Upper division in any of the relevant disciplines from a recognized Nigerian university.
2. Have secured admission into a Nigerian or Overseas university for a one year Master’s Degree programme in any of the disciplines listed below.

• Geosciences
• Engineering (Petroleum, Mechanical, Civil, Subsea, Electrical/Electronics, Marine, Chemical)
• Petroleum Economics
• Law (Oil and Gas/Petroleum)

3. Not be above 28 years of age by December 31st, 2018.
4. Have completed the one year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme.

What Type of Scholarship is Available

The AGIP Scholarship 2018 is in two categories as follows:

1. Overseas – For study in a reputable overseas university
2. Local – For study in a recognized Nigerian university


What is the Value Of the AGIP Scholarship 2018?

The AGIP scholarship award for postgraduate students would cover the cost of tuition, books, field trips, accommodation, living expenses and a return economy ticket for selected one-year course of study.


How Do I Apply For the AGIP Scholarship 2018?

The Application is as follows:

1. Before you start this application, ensure you have clearly scanned copies of the following documents

  • Passport photograph (450 × 450 pixel) with white background not more than 3 months old
  • Provisional admission letter for post graduate studies 2018/2019 session into any reputable university – Local/Overseas. This admission letter must be for the course stated on the candidate’s application.
  • First Degree Certificate
  • NYSC Discharge Certificate
  • Valid ID card (Driver’s license, Voter’s card, National Identity card)
  • Valid International Passport Data Page for Overseas category only (Valid for travel at least one year from September 2018)
  • Birth Certificate from Local government
  • Current Curriculum Vitae
  • NAE Compliance Declaration Form

Once You have them, Click Here To Begin Application

2. All candidates are required to fill and sign the NAE compliance declaration form.
To download the NAE compliance declaration, click
3. Label the scanned documents accordingly, to avoid mix up during upload.
4. Attach the right documents in the appropriate upload section.


When is the Deadline For the AGIP Scholarship 2018?

The application for the AGIP Scholarship 2018 is expected to continue until the 8th of June, 2018. All interested applicants are encouraged to apply now.


When Is The Screening For the AGIP Scholarship 2018?

Yes, there is screening test for the scholarship. The Computer Based Test for shortlisted candidates shall be conducted on 23rd June, 2018.


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