NDDC Foreign Scholarship Program 2012. Apply Now


NDDC Foreign Scholarship Program 2012. Apply Now

As part of our Human Resource Development initiatives, NDDC is embarking on Foreign Post-Graduate Scholarship Scheme to equip Niger Deltans 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:
  • Geosciences
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Graduate Pilot Training
  • Agriculture 
  • Engineering
  • Medicine
  • Computer Science/Technology
  • Geology

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

  • 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.
  • First class traditional ruler.
  • High Court Judge 
  • First Degree with minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division for those  wishing to undertake a master’s Degree programme and a good Master’s Degree for PhD candidates from a recognized University.
  • Gained Admission into a Post Graduate Programme in any of the listed disciplines in a foreign University.
  • Persons with evidence of cult membership or criminal record shall not be considered for the award.


Application must be made On-line at the Commission’s website: ( www.nddc.gov.ng) with the following attachments:
  • Successfully completed application form will be assigned a registration number automatically.
  • Print the hard copy of the on-line generated acknowledgement for ease of reference.
  • All shortlisted applicants will be posted on NDDC website.
  • (www.nddc.gov.ng)
  • Applicants who might have admission challenges should contact:

Director, Education Health and Social Services (NDDC)
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