NNPC/SNEPCo 2021 National University Scholarship Award

Posted on: Wed 13-10-2021

Application for 2021 NNPC/SNEPCo National University Scholarship 

Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited (SNEECo) hereby invites applications from qualified Nigerian students for the 2021 NNPC/SNEPCo National University Scholarship Awards. The awards aim to promote academic excellence and improve the skills of young Nigerians. The NNPC/SNEPCo scholarship provides yearly grant to the successful applicants from their second year to the completion of their undergraduate degree programme. 

Eligible undergraduate students studying NUC-accredited courses in Nigerian Federal and State universities are invited to submit an electronic application at https://candidate.scholastica.ng/schemes/SNEPCo


Applicant must: 

  • Be a citizen of Nigeria 
  • Currently be in their second year of full-time study in a Nigerian Federal or State University, accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC) 
  • Have a minimum CGPA of 3.5 in a 5-grade system 
  • Not be a beneficiary of any other scholarship (National or International) 

*Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply


  1. Every applicant should have a valid personal email account and phone number. 
  2. Applications by eligible candidates should be submitted online at https://candidate.scholastica.ng/schemes/SNEPCo
  3. Candidates should include personal and educational details in the application. 
  4. Applicants should upload scanned copies of the following as part of the application: 
  • Recent passport-sized photograph of the applicant in JPEG format, not more than 200kilobytes; 
  • University or JAMB Admission Letter; 
  • Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) Result; 
  • O' Level Result(s); and 'A' Level /OND /NCE Result(s) as applicable; 
  • Letter of Identification from state of origin indicating applicant's local government of origin; and 
  • Academic results for 100 level.


  • Applications should be submitted on or before October 31, 2021.
  • Examination details will be communicated to shortlisted candidates only. 


  • Application for NNPC/SNEPCo scholarship is FREE.
  • SCHOLASTICA is the official platform for the NNPC/ SNEPCo National University Scholarship Please visit the SCHOLASTICA portal: https://candidate.scholastica.ng/schemes/SNEPCo  
  • for detailed information on how to apply online 
  • Beware of fraudulent websites when applying for the NNPC/SNEPCo scholarship online. Such websites may ask you to make some payments in the course of the application. 
  • E-mail applications are NOT accepted. 
  • NNPC/SNEPCo does NOT assign representatives /agents to assist applicants to apply. 
  • Any candidate found to have presented false documents will be disqualified or withdrawn at any level of the scholarship process.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for the proctored computer-based test 

To apply, visit the SCHOLASTICA portal: https://candidate.scholastica.ng/schemes/SNEPCo For enquiries: [email protected] 

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