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Snepco Scholarship 

Snepco scholarships are available for most Nigerian undergraduates who are studying any of the eligible courses. Read to know if you are eligible

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SNEPCo – Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company is a highly rated company in Nigeria and it gives scholarships every year to eligible Nigerian students.

The scholarship is for full-time Nigerian undergraduates students in year two who are already performing very well in their studies.

Also, the program as well as other Nigerian scholarship programs are aimed at aiding and improving education in this country.

If you want to get the Snepco scholarship, then you should read this. 

In the article, all the details you need to know about this scholarship are written here, as well as what you and the best methods to apply.

Snepco Scholarship Details

Snepco scholarship is for Nigerian students who achieve up to 3.0 GPA in their year results, in a 5.0 educational grade system.

Also, is only available for only those in year two and specific departments of an accredited Nigerian university.

Note that if you are an international student or you wish to become one, you should consider some other type of scholarship, this one is not for you.

Another important thing to note is that Snepco awards scholarships to a vast amount of students every year and although they have not given us figures yet, a lot of students benefit from it.

Furthermore, an early application will increase your chances of winning it.

Here are some other handy details that you should keep in mind.


Requirements to be an Eligible candidate that can apply for Snepco Scholarship

Everyone will not be able to apply for this scholarship, but if you can meet what is required, then you are almost there

Read the standards below

  • Be a Nigerian citizen 
  • Be a full-time student in any of the accredited universities in Nigeria
  • Be a level 200 student
  • Have a CGPA not less than 3.0 in a 5.0 educational grade system
  • Not be a beneficiary of any other scholarship (national or international)

All these requirements must be met with no exceptions.

Furthermore; female candidates are encouraged to apply.


Eligible fields of study

As we’ve said only specific fields of study are eligible for this scholarship, they include

  • Agricultural Science
  • Chemical /Process Engineering
  • Chemistry 
  • Civil Engineering
  • Economics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Geophysics
  • Geoscience / Geology
  • Instrumentation engineering
  • Marine Engineering 
  • Materials / Corrosion Engineering
  • Mathematics /Applied Mathematics
  • Mechanical Aerospace
  • Medicine
  • Metallurgical engineering
  • Mining engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Pharmacy
  • Physics/ Applied Physics
  • Process Control Engineering

Application Procedure for Snepco Scholarship 

Before you start your application make sure you are eligible for the scholarship from the information above.

After that, you can proceed

You will also need the following items, to successfully apply.

  • An accessible email
  • An accessible phone number
  • National Identification Number (NIN)
  • Recent passport-sized pictures of the applicant in JPEG format, 200 kilobytes or less.
  • Your University or Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB)  admission letter
  • Your Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) Result
  • Your O’ Level Result(s); and ‘A’ Level /OND /NCE Result(s) as applicable
  • Your 100-level results
  • Your local government identification letter.
  • Affidavit if there are discrepancies in your personal information.


Steps to apply

After, you’ve got all the necessary things. Follow these steps to apply successfully.

  • If you’re eligible click on this link https://scholastica.ng/schemes/SNEPCo 
  • Click the ‘apply now’ tab
  • Click ‘register now and fill in your email
  • A confirmation mail will be sent to you, check your mail and confirm it
  • Go back to the scholarship site https://scholastica.ng/schemes/SNEPCo 
  • Next, you enter the registered email, create a password and proceed to upload all the documents in the list above
  • Register your name and other personal information, educational information, NIN and any other information asked correctly with no discrepancy.
  • Upload all your documents correctly. If there are any discrepancies in the documents, upload an affidavit too.
  • Upload your passport-sized picture.
  • Next, check all your documents and be sure, that they are correctly placed.
  • Then click the ‘apply now’ tab to submit your application.
  • A mail indicating your confirmed application will be sent to you.
  • Return to the scholarship site https://scholastica.ng/schemes/SNEPCo and register with your email and password
  • Download your profile and give it to your Head of Department to sign
  • Scan and upload the signed document.
  • You have just completed your application

Also, note that you do not have NIN, you can register here or visit any NIN enrollment centres close to you 


Snepco Scholarship Application Deadline

The Snepco Scholarship application is closed for 2022.

However, this article will be updated once the application is opened again.

Other tips you should know

Doing all these does not assure an award, however they are precautions you should keep in mind while applying.

  • Snepco scholarship is free, do not give anyone money to secure the scholarship
  • Applying more than once means automatic disqualification
  • Apply and submit your application early to be considered
  • Late submission equals no submission at all. Complete your application early!
  • A Snepco scholarship computer-based test will be given.
  • Check your email regularly for updates
  • All uploaded documents must not be more than 200kb 
  • Your image must be in JPEG format.


FAQ About SNEPCO Scholarship

How much does the Snepco scholarship pay?

Snepco pays 400,000 to candidates who win the scholarship award. This is done to encourage undergraduates in their educational pursuits and bring out the best in them.

How can I apply for the Nimasa scholarship?

Application for the Nimasa scholarship is not currently ongoing. However, you can check out the Nimasa site for their latest information.

How much is the Exxon Mobil scholarship?

The Exxon Mobile Scholarship is worth $20,000 paid in a space of 4 years for one national scholarship. It also pays $2000 to 12 qualified high school seniors as local scholarships. 

Check the application procedure to know if you are eligible

Who can apply for the SPDC scholarship?

To apply for the SPDC scholarship you must Be a Nigerian citizen 
Be a full-time student in any of the accredited universities in Nigeria
Be a level 200 student
Have a CGPA not less than 3.0 in a 5.0 educational grade system
Not be a beneficiary of any other scholarship (national or international)

Application for this scholarship is also closed, but you can check the SPDC site to keep up with their information 

Does GCC offer scholarships?

Yes, GCC offers over 500 scholarships and awards to Nigerian undergraduates whose CGPA is above 2.5. Check out more GCC scholarships and how to register

What is the Quaid e Azam scholarship?

The Quaid-e-azam Scholarship is given to entry students of The University of Faisalabad. This scholarship is merit-based and given at the time of admission to outstanding candidates.

How much is the Coca-Cola Scholarship?

Coca-Cola spends over $200,000 on scholarships annually. They award scholarships based on 3 levels 

Gold scholars are awarded $1500
Silver scholars are awarded $1250
Bronze scholars are awarded $1000

Also, they have a coca cola leader of promise award that gives $1000 to 200 candidates.
You can follow up coca cola awards to know if you’re eligible and how to apply the

What is NIMASA’s salary?

NIMASA pays ₦100,000 to ₦150,000 to its entry staff, and it gets higher as your level increases. 

How much is the Lagos scholarship?

To apply for this scholarship you need to pay ₦2000, but the scholarship is responsible for 50% of your school fees

Although the Snepco scholarship is closed for 2022, you will still need all this information once the application starts again. Once the application resumes, visit this site and we’ll have updated information about this scholarship.

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