Job descriptions Sample Templates How to do it yourself Words and Meanings Interview questions and answersJobs > Full Time > SPDC(SHELL) Joint Venture University Scholarship Award Scheme 2014/2015

SPDC(SHELL) Joint Venture University Scholarship Award Scheme 2014/2015

Aug 2, 2015, 11:22 AM
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (Operator of the NNPC/SHELL /TEPN/AGIP Joint Venture) Scholarship Scheme offers first year students in all Nigerian universities the opportunity to study with an annual grant from the SPDC JV for the full duration of their course.

The programme aims to promote academic excellence and improve the skills of young Nigerians.



Who Can Apply

  • The merit-based scholarship is in two categories - the National Merit Award (NM) and the Areas of Operation Merit Award, East or West (OE or OW).
1.) National Merit Award (NM) Open to all Nigerians
  • Is open to all Nigerians.
2.) Areas of Operation Merit Award, East (OE)
  • For Nigerians who are indigenes of SPDC’s operational area in Abia, Akwa Ibom, Imo, Rivers and Bayelsa states (excluding indigenes of Ekeremor and Sagbama local government areas).
3.) Areas of Operation Merit Award, West (OW)
  • For Nigerians who are indigenes of SPDC’s operational area in Bayelsa (i.e. of Ekeremor and Sagbama local government areas) and Delta States.
Eligible Applicants Must:
  • Be citizens of Nigeria, currently enrolled in an accredited and approved university in Nigeria.
  • Have gained admission during the 2013/2014 academic session, and pursuing a first degree programme.
  • Have a minimum of seven O/Levels credits, including Mathematics and English.
  • Be enrolled full‐time, in a university in Nigeria at the undergraduate level with a minimum grade point average of 3.5 at the time of application (attach transcripts or official records).

How To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


1.) All applicants should have their personal valid email accounts (for consistent communication).

2.) Candidates who meet the above entry qualifications should provide the required personal and educational details, and load scanned copies of the following:
  • A recent passport-sized photograph of the applicant (i.e. jpeg format, not more than 200kilobytes);
  • University or JAMB (UTME or D/E) Admission Letter;
  • Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) Scores;
  • 'O' Level Result(s); and 'A' Level /OND /NCE Result(s) as applicable; and
  • Letter of Identification from State (showing Local Government) of Origin.
3.) Scanned copies of letters of identification, (which must be duly stamped and signed) by:
  • The Paramount Ruler of the Community; and
  • The Chairman of the Community Development or Executive Council (CDC or CEC) is also required of applicants for the Operational Area Awards (OE & OW). The letters should be addressed to The Manager, Sustainable Development (UIO/G/NRS), Shell Petroleum Development Company, Port Harcourt.
Document size must not exceed 200KB and the image format must be JPG.

Please Note:

  • Shell does not demand payment from applicants. The application is FREE of charge.
  • Shell does not assign 'Representatives'/'Agents' to assist applicants’ process applications.
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Application Deadline  18th September, 2015


Similar Jobs

Head of Support Services at Danish Refugee Council

Research Supervisor (Molecular Breeding) at International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

Ongoing recruitment at ipNX Nigeria Limited

Quantity Surveyor at Avant Facilities Services Limited

Country Sales Lead at Bolt (formerly Taxify)

Office Assistant at Health Functions

Graduate Research Assistant in a Book Club in Lagos

Business Development Officer at Bellforte Consulting

Job Vacancies at Idmibok International (360HSDC)

Content Curator (Remote) at Qarallax Nigeria Limited


Subscribe to Free Job Alerts!

Being aware and applying for jobs on time increases your chances of getting a job. Information is key. Subscribe to our free job alerts

Enter your email below and click subscribe.


Full Time Scholarships 
SHELL