Nigerian Agip Oil Company Limited invites applications for the NNPC, NAOC, OANDO JV Tertiary Scholarship Scheme for African Students in Nigeria for the 2021/2022 academic session.

The NNPC/NAOC/OANDO Joint Venture is offering this scholarship in pursuance of its Corporate Social Responsibility.

Category of Awards

  • Host Communities Merit Award – For applicants strictly from NAOC Host Communities.
  • National Merit Award – For applicants from Non-Host communities.


To qualify for consideration, applicants MUST be:

  • Registered Full-TIME undergraduates in Nigerian Tertiary Institutions.
  • Certified 100 level students at the time of application (Only students admitted in 2019/2020 and 2020/2021 academic session).

NOTE: The following categories of students should not apply:

  • 200 level students and above
  • Current beneficiaries of similar Awards from other Companies and Agencies
  • Dependants of NAOC/NAE/AENR/NACPFA

Only Indigenes of NAOC Host Communities in Rivers, Bayelsa, Delta, and the Imo States SHOULD apply for the Host Communities Merit Award.

Only applicants studying Engineering, Geology, Geosciences, and Agricultural Science are eligible for the National Merit Award.

How to Apply

Application is open to 100 level students only.

1. Before you start this application, ensure you have clearly scanned copies of the following documents

      • Passport photograph with white background not more than 3 months old (450px by 450px not more than 200kb)
      • School ID Card
      • O’level Certificate
      • Admission Letter
      • Birth Certificate
      • Proof of Local Government Area of Origin
      • Letter from Community Paramount Ruler (Only Applicants for Host Communities Merit Award)
      • Letter from CDC Chairman (Only Applicants for Host Communities Merit Award).
      • JAMB Result

2. Ensure the documents are named according to what they represent to avoid mixing up documents during upload.

3. Ensure you attach the appropriate documents when asked to upload.

4. Ensure to provide valid Email and Phone Contact for effective communication.

5. All candidates are required to fill and sign the NAOC compliance declaration form.


Multiple applications of the NNPC, NAOC, OANDO JV Tertiary Scholarship Scheme attract a disqualification penalty from the scholarship board. Obtaining NIN is not compulsory in order to complete your application.

Very ImportantApplication for NAOC Tertiary Scholarship is FREE.

  • SCHOLASTICA is the official platform for the NAOC Tertiary Scholarship
  • Beware of fraudulent websites when applying for the NAOC Tertiary Scholarship online. Such websites may ask you to make some payments in the course of the application.
  • E-mail applications are NOT accepted.
  • NAOC 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 online or at designated test centres.

Deadline:  May 14th, 2021. 

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