2022 Niger Delta Postgraduate Scholarship
The SPDC Joint Enterprise’s operator, Shell Petroleum Improvement Firm of Nigeria Restricted (SPDC), is happy to announce the tenth annual NNPC/SPDC JV Niger Delta Postgraduate Scholarship, which is open to candidates from Bayelsa, Delta, Imo, and Rivers states. The scholarship program’s aim is to present certified college students from these Niger Delta states with postgraduate examine alternatives in areas associated to the oil and fuel business.
Over the course of this system’s ten years, 100 college students have received full scholarships to review at top-rated universities in the UK.
For the educational 12 months starting September 2021, SPDC will present scholarships for one-year post-graduate M.Sc. research in collaboration with three UK universities: Imperial Faculty London, College of Leeds, and College of Aberdeen.
The next programs qualify for award of scholarships on the three establishments:
|IMPERIAL COLLEGE LONDON||MSc Petroleum Engineering
MSc Utilized Computational Science and Engineering
|UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN||MSc Geophysics
MSc Security & Reliability Engineering for Oil & Fuel
MSc Superior Chemical Engineering
|UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS||MSc Exploration Geophysics
MSc Digital/Electrical Engineering
College Scholarship Scheme
Schooling is a long-term funding with an equally prolonged gestation time, as all mother and father and guardians acknowledge, however it is without doubt one of the greatest legacies to bequeath to people, communities, and society. Shell Nigeria has held this perception since 1952. Shell Petroleum Improvement Firm (SPDC) and Shell Nigeria Exploration and Manufacturing Firm funded $14.8 million in scholarships in 2014. (SNEPCo).
The College Scholarship Scheme, which SPDC administers on behalf of the NNPC/Shell/Elf/Agip Joint Enterprise, is a delicate however highly effective assertion concerning the firm’s dedication to capability constructing within the nation.
Yearly, nearly 4,000 Nigerian undergraduates take aptitude assessments with a view to be part of Shell Nigeria’s ever-growing checklist of scholars supported in Nigerian universities. The candidates are chosen primarily based on the outcomes of their nationwide SSCE and JAMB exams. On the Port Harcourt, Warri, Enugu, Lagos, and Abuja facilities, that is adopted by an inherent ability check.
The Scholarship Scheme has two classes: the Nationwide Advantage Award (NM), which is open to Nigerian undergraduates, and the Areas of Operation Advantage Award (AOM), which is open to college students from communities the place Shell Nigeria operates. In each classes, solely first-year college students are eligible for the awards.
Yearly, Shell Nigeria receives a mean of 16,000 purposes in response to adverts asking certified folks to use for scholarships which can be solely out there at Nigerian universities.
Secondary College Scholarship
The Shell Nigeria Secondary College Scholarship Scheme advantages host communities within the states of Abia, Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Delta, Edo, Imo, and Rivers.
In every of the seven states, a mean of two,600 post-primary scholarships are supplied every year. The Secondary College Scholarship Scheme goals to help college students in paying their approach by means of college whereas additionally bettering tutorial efficiency in host communities.
The initiative has develop into so standard that a whole lot of fogeys and kids sit up for it every year as a golden probability, which can be a nice reduction for a lot of mother and father and guardians within the training of their kids.
Certainly, it has develop into a welcomed side of instructional progress, notably in Nigeria’s Niger Delta.