NLNG Scholarship 2022 is one of the corporate responsibilities of Nigerian Liquified Natural Gas [NLNG] company through which they provide financial aids to Nigerian students. Especially those in the host communities of the company.
The Scholarship since it began has catered for the education expenses of thousands of Nigerian students both in and outside the country. Currently, it operates on a four-tier level which we will talk more about later.
However, in our update today we will discuss the NLNG Scholarship 2022 Application process and how to obtain the NLNG Undergraduate Scholarship among other details.
Below are some facts you should know about NLNG Scholarships. Please read through it as it will allow for a clearer understanding of our update today.
What You Should Know about NLNG Scholarships 2022
- The scholarship started up as an intervention fund for host communities of NLNG before widening its scope to accommodate all eligible Nigerians.
- The establishment date goes as far back as 1998.
- Through affiliations with institutions outside the country, some NLNG scholarship shortlisted candidates are sent outside to top higher institutions to study.
- The scholarship is non-discriminatory
- NLNG Scholarship Application form is never sold. Don’t fall for scammers.
- The process of choosing NLNG Scholarship Shortlisted Candidates is very transparent allowing every eligible candidate equal playing ground.
- Besides tuition fees, the scholarship covers other living expenses.
- A good number of the NLNG scholarships are need-based. However, you must show a level of academic brilliancy to qualify.
List of the 4-tiers of NLNG Scholarships 2022
Like we said earlier, the scholarship operates on a four-tier level which includes, NLNG Post Primary Scholarship, NLNG Undergraduate Scholarship, NLNG Overseas Post Graduate Scholarship and NLNG Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Scholarship.
NLNG Post Primary Scholarship
The Scholarship aims at providing financial aid to primary six pupils who are about entering secondary schools in NLNG host communities and selected oil-producing areas in Nigeria.
- Only indigenes of host communities and selected oil-producing communities can apply.
- Must be a secondary school-bound primary six Pupil.
- Letter of acknowledgment from candidates school is compulsory
- CDC letter of confirmation is equally mandatory.
- Similarly, a letter of identification from the student’s LCDA Council Chairman would be required.
- Have completed basic 5 with results obtained.
Click on the Scholarship Application link to apply.
NLNG Undergraduate Scholarship
NLNG also offers fully funded University education to secondary school graduates with a high flying educational record. Over N700,000 Million has been spent on the scheme since it’s inception.
Candidates are awarded as much as N100,000 to N300,000 which, however, it depends on the course of study. The selection of NLNG Undergraduate Scholarship winners is largely based on academic records than financial need.
- Must have excelled in his/her WAEC/SSCE exam in not more than one sitting.
- Officials demand that Candidate’s JAMB scores must be very impressive.
- Only those currently in their first year in the University are eligible.
- Don’t apply if you are currently under a scholarship.
Visit NLNG Scholarship 2022 Application webpage then fill the required information and apply.
NLNG Overseas Post Graduate Scholarship:
NLNG equally extends to give foreign University-funded scholarships to selected individuals at the postgraduate level. The selected universities are in the UK. Only 15 Candidates are selected annually with awardees getting over $60,000 in tuition fees and living expenses.
NLNG makes use of Top Ivy League Universities in the UK for this Scholarship that is why the selection process is very strict.
- First of all, before your NLNG Scholarship Application for postgraduate students can be processed you must have gained provisional admission in either of the selected Universities in the UK.
- Minimum of Second-Class Upper.
- Your NYSC discharge letter must be made available.
- Scored nothing less than 8.0 in IELTS test.
- Applicants above 30 years of age would not be accepted.
- Only legal residents in Nigeria would be accepted.
- Furthermore, NLNG Scholarship officials also hinted that a valid international passport would be required for this Scholarship.
- Also bear it in mind that NLNG Scholarship portal will not validate your Application if you fail to meet up with the minimum requirements.
Visit the Application webpage and start applying.
Below are selected UK universities for this scholarship.
- University of Aberdeen
- University of Manchester
- University of Cranfield
NLNG Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Scholarship
NLNG Corporate responsibility also extends to Internally Displaced Persons from insurgency ravaged communities in Nigeria. The move is to alleviate the adverse economic and societal effects of the lingering insurgency in the South East.
The Scholarship is awarded to 30 students selected from 3 of the worst-hit states in Nigeria. (Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe).
- Just like we stated, selection for the Scholarship is done only among those in IDP camps.
- Sponsors up to secondary school education level.
- Must be from the IDP camp of any of the listed states above.
For more information visit NLNG Scholarship website.
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