How to Apply for NNPC/Mobil Scholarship Award 2015

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)/Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN) Joint Venture awards annual scholarships to qualified undergraduate students in Nigerian Universities.

NNPC Mobil Scholarship

This is to inform the general public that the NNPC/MPN undergraduate national Scholarship awards is ongoing.

As part of its support to educational development and human capacity building, Mobil Producing Nigeria,operator of NNPC/MPN Joint Venture awards annual scholarships to qualified students in Nigerian Universities.

Applications for NNPC/MPN Undergraduate National Scholarship Awards are based on the following criteria.

NNPC/Mobil Scholarship Award Eligibility

E-applications are invited from full-time undergraduates in their FIRST YEAR (100 LEVEL) or SECOND YEAR (200 LEVEL) of study in any of the under-listed courses in Nigerian Universities:

1. Petroleum Engineering
2. Chemical Engineering
3. Mechanical Engineering
4. Electrical/Electronics Engineering
5. Civil Engineering
6. Geology/Geophysics
7. Medicine (MBBS Only)
8. Agricultural Science (And related fields)
9. Computer Science  


a.     Candidates must be holders of the SSCE or its Equivalent with at least six subjects passed at a sitting
b.    Applicants must be registered full-time undergraduates in their 1st or 2nd year of study in any Nigerian University
c.     Students who are currently on similar scholarship awards from other oil and gas companies should not apply
d.    Dependants of employees of Mobil Producing Nigeria, Mobil Oil Nigeria Plc and Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited are not eligible for this scholarship.  

NNPC/Mobil Scholarship Award – How to Apply

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

  • Passport photograph with white background not more than 3 months old (450px by 450px not more than 200kb)
  • Current University ID card
  • Admission letter
  • Birth certificate
  • O’ Level result
  • JAMB Result
  • SSCE result or its equivalent
  • Evidence of State of origin obtained from the appropriate Local Government Area and duly signed by the Chairman or Secretary

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 

To apply, follow the steps below: 
1.      Click on “Apply Now” tab.
2.      Click on “Register Now” to create an account. 
3.      Proceed to your email box to activate your account 
4.      Click on to return to Scholarship site 
5.      Enter your registered email and password to upload your information. 
6.      Enter your personal information, National Identification Number (if available), educational information, other information and upload required scanned documents. 
7.      Ensure the name used in application matches the names on all documentation in same order. Upload a sworn affidavit or certificate if otherwise.  
8.      Ensure you view all documents after uploading, to eliminate errors during uploading. 
9.      When asked to upload photo, upload a pass-port photograph with a white background. 
10.  Recheck application information to avoid errors 
11.  Click “Apply Now” to submit information at or return to the home page and select the 2015 NNPC/MPN Undergraduate Scholarship Awards to be redirected to the application page 12.  You will receive an email that confirms your application was successful. 
13.  Return to, enter your Email and Password to download your profile and proceed to have your referee to sign the document. 
14.  Upload a scanned copy of the signed profile, this would be used for verification. 
15.  If National Identification Number (NIN) number was not available in step 6, to obtain your National Identification Number (NIN) 
o    Visit to register and learn more about the National Identity Number   
o    Click “Create Account” and fill in the required  fields   
o    Login with Email and Password to complete the form   
o    After completion, schedule a date for photo and finger print capture   
o    Visit any of the capture centers  to complete the registration process and obtain your National Identity Number   
o    You can also do your total registration at the NIMC office 
16.  Return to  and update application with National Identification Number (NIN) to ensure completion  
Note: Multiple applications attract a disqualification penalty from the Scholarship board  

Application closes midnight 1st December, 2015.

In line with our e-scholarship administration system, selected students will be invited for computer-administered qualifying tests in selected examination centers nationwide. Short-listed candidates for the qualifying test will be invited by email and SMS text messages. All applicants are therefore advised to ensure that GSM telephone numbers and personal email addresses are properly entered into the e-forms on the web site.

Contact email:
Phone number: 07088609791, 07011962033

MSG Team.

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