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NDDC Postgraduate Foreign Scholarship Program 2011
« on: Apr 19, 2011, 08:48 PM »
[attachimg=1 align=left] As part of our Human Resource Development initiatives, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is embarking on Foreign Post-graduate Scholarship scheme to equip Niger Delta indegenes with relevant training and skills for effective participation in the Local Content programme of the current Administration as well as compete globally in various professional fields.  The Scheme is for suitably qualified applicants with relevant Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree from recognized Universities in the following professional disciplines:

1.   Engineering
2.   Medicine
3.   Computer Science/Technology
4.   Geology
5.   Geosciences
6.   Environmental Sciences

NB: Applicants must have gained Post Graduate admission into a recognized University abroad.


1.) First Degree with minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division for those wishing to undertake a masters’s Degree programme and a good Master’s Degree for PhD candidates from a recognized University.
2.)  Gained Admission into a Post Graduate Programme in any of the listed disciplines in a foreign University.
3.)  Bond of good conduct from any of the following persons from the applicant’s community/clan
a. Member of National Assembly
b. Chairman of the LGA
c. First class traditional ruler
d. High Court Judge
4.)  Persons with evidence of cult membership or criminal record shall not be considered for the award.


1.)  Application must be made Online at the Commission’s with the following attachments:
•   Recent passport photograph
•   Local Government identification letter
•   Post Graduate admmission letter from Overseas University
•   Relevant Degrees from recognized University
2.)  Successfully completed application form will be assigned a registration number automatically
3.)  Print the hard copy of the on-line generated acknowledgement for ease of reference
4.)  All shortlisted applicants will be posted on NDDC website.

Click on the following links to apply online for your chosen programme:
- NDDC Foreign Scholarship Program 2011 Masters Degree Programme
- NDDC Foreign Scholarship Program 2011 PhD Programme

Deadlines: 6th May, 2011.

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NDDC Postgraduate Foreign Scholarship Program 2011
« on: Apr 19, 2011, 08:48 PM »