The Nigeria LNG Limited has announced the commencement of its 2020 Masters and Ph.D Scholarship award. The NLNG Postgraduate Scholarship Award is open to all qualified candidates for entry into the Masters Programme in United Kingdom. See also Apply for Nigeria LNG Limited Undergraduate Scholarship 2019.
ABOUT NLNG SCHOLARSHIP
Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited scholarship scheme kick-started October 2012. Part of its attempt to support education is through the scholarship Initiative.
NLNG has a four-tier scholarship programme which channels support for human capital development and encourage high performance, ultimately growing a pool of high potential students, graduates and professionals with a competitive advantage. This scholarship is tenable for programmes in various top institutions in the United Kingdom.
NLNG scholarship is open to:
- all undergraduates students both in universities and polytechnics in Nigeria. SEE Apply for Nigeria LNG Limited Undergraduate Scholarship 2019
- all Masters and Ph.D. students who are pursuing professional study outside the country in the United Kingdom.
NLNG POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP VALUE: $60,000 to $70,000
OTHER SCHOLARSHIPS FOR POSTGRADUATE:
- University of Pretoria MasterCard Foundation Scholarship 2020/2021
- Google Africa Certification Scholarship 2020/2021 For Young Africans
- Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) Niger Delta Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme 2020 | Fully Funded to Study in UK
Number of Past Beneficiaries: 60
NLNG Postgraduate Scholarship Requirements
All candidates must:
- Have provisional admission to study any of the following disciplines: Engineering, Geosciences, Environmental Sciences, Management Sciences, Information Technology, Law, and Medicine
- Possess a minimum of 2nd Class Upper degree in a relevant field of study
- Completed NYSC programme
- Obtained not less than an 8.0 IELTS score
- Not be no more than 30 years of age as at the time of application
- Be resident in Nigeria
- Provide a letter of identification from respective Local Government Councils.
- Provide a letter of consent from employer (if in service of any organization)
- Possess an international passport valid for travel, at least, one year from September 2019
- Be able to obtain UK Tier-4 student Visa upon being successful
- Provide evidence that they are available to travel in September 2019 if selected
- Not a direct relative to a staff of Nigeria LNG Limited
How to Apply for NLNG Postgraduate Scholarship
Interested persons should follow the link below to apply. Register and create a candidate portal and start the application process.
All applications MUST include scanned copies of the following documents:
- International passport bio-data page
- First Degree certificate
- NYSC certificate
- Provisional admission letter from indicated UK institutions
- IELTS result
- LGA Letter of identification
- Employer consent letter (where applicable)
- To fill invalid contact details as these will be used to communicate the status of the application
- Only shortlisted applicants shall be invited for the selection interview/test.
- Applicants are advised to check their mailbox regularly for information on the status of their application. The application will be disqualified:
- For incomplete attachments
- Non-adherence to advertised criteria.
- NLNG is not under obligation to offer any kind of employment to successful candidates upon graduation, neither are candidates bonded to NLNG on account of this scholarship.
13th May 2019.