The PTDF Scholarship scheme for students is here again and no one is excluded this time. Below are the complete details of the petroleum technology development fund.
Here are the details if you want to apply for the PTDF Local Scholarship Scheme
- Organization: Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF)
- Application: Deadline 16 November 2018
- Required Experience: Bachelor’s Degree/HND
APPLICATION FOR 2018/19 PETROLEUM TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT FUND (PTDF) SCHOLARSHIP FOR POSTGRADUATE AWARDS IN NIGERIAN FEDERAL UNIVERSITIES
The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF Local Scholarship Scheme ) is the Federal Government agency with the mandate of developing indigenous human capacity and petroleum technology to meet the needs of the oil and gas industry. The Fund hereby invites applications from qualified Nigerians to apply for the 2018/19 Undergraduate, Masters and PhD scholarships for students in Nigerian Federal Universities.
Course Level: Masters and PhD
Eligible Countries: Nigeria
To be taken at (country): Nigeria
APPLICANTS ARE TO PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:
An application for the PTDF Local Scholarship Scheme is restricted to Federal Universities only
Possession of valid admission letter into the University is compulsory for all applicants
Postgraduate applicant’s admission letter should be within a validity period of 12 months
Postgraduate applicants who meet the requirements shall be shortlisted for interviews before final selection of successful candidates
Undergraduate applicants must have completed their first year and are currently in their second year of studies
Only undergraduate applicants undertaking studies in oil and gas related fields will be considered and the final selection shall be based on the grades on their transcripts
Admission for part-time studies shall not be considered for all category of applications
The scholarship is highly competitive and merit driven. Selection of candidates shall be based on equitable representation of the 36 States of the Federation and Federal Capital Territory (FCT)
CRITERIA, REQUIREMENTS AND SELECTION PROCESS FOR LSS POST GRADUATE:
A selection panel will be constituted to assess applications using the following criteria;
Academic merit as evidenced by quality of degrees, full academic transcripts, other professional qualifications acquired and relevant publications to be referenced by applicants.
Membership of professional bodies
The viability of the study/research plan (PhD applicants only)
All applicants are required to make a case for their scholarship by submitting a statement of purpose stating the reason(s) they wish to undertake the study, the relevance of the proposed study to the industry and its expected impact on national development
DOCUMENTS TO BE UPLOADED BY POST GRADUATE APPLICANTS:
Applicants are advised to scan copies of the following documents and attach to their online application forms:
First Degree Certificates or Statement of Results
NYSC Certificate or letter of exemption
State and Local Government Identification Letters
Recent Passport Photograph
Additional scanned documents required from PhD applicants:
Second Degree Certificates or Statement of Results
PhD research proposal
PhD Applicants are to follow the link provided below on the format of organization and structure for proposal write up
Organization and Structure of PHD Proposal
PhD RESEARCH AREAS:
PhD research areas have been provided to enable applicants chose areas of research (see application drop box)
Application Forms can be obtained via this link ptdf.flexisaf.com However applicants are advised to read through the requirements below before applying.
DEADLINES FOR APPLICATION:
Application will open from Monday October 8 to Friday November 16, 2018 for 6 weeks
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