Ongoing NLNG Scholarships For Nigerian Students 2021-2022


NLNG Scholarships 2021: Are you part of those asking if the NLNG scholarship is ongoing for the 2021-2022 academic session?

Well, the short answer is YES!!!

Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) is glad to announce its annual NLNG  Scholarships Scheme 2021-2022. The scholarship is open to all levels of study.

Thus, the NLNG scholarships provide financial support to students who might otherwise not be able to afford their studies and are aimed at recognizing and rewarding academic excellence.

NLNG is poised to deliver quality when it comes to education and human capital development.

Nevertheless, this is not the only multinational scholarship available in Nigeria, we have  Exxon Mobil Scholarshipagbami scholarship, shell scholarship, Addax scholarship, Agip scholarship, Chevron scholarship, NPDC scholarshipMTN scholarships, and more.

Thus, in this article, I will be answering the following questions;

  • Who can Apply for the NLNG scholarship?
  • What course of study is eligible to apply?
  • When is the NLNG scholarship 2021 deadline
  • what document do I need to apply for this scholarship
  • What is the Worth of the NLNG scholarship 2021?
  • How you can apply for NLNG Scholarship 2021

Without further ado, let’s start answering the above questions.

What Do know About NLNG Scholarship

NLNG Undergraduate Scholarship
NLNG Undergraduate Scholarship

What Level of Study is eligible to apply for NLNG Scholarship?

This scholarship scheme is divided into three levels:

  • #1. NLNG Post Primary Scholarship
  • #2. NLNG Undergraduate Scholarship
  • #3. NLNG Overseas Post Graduate Scholarship

NLNG Number of Award

  • Post Primary Scholarship- 342 beneficiaries
  • Undergraduate Scholarship- 150 beneficiaries
  • Overseas Post Graduate Scholarship- 15 beneficiaries

#1. NLNG Post Primary Scholarship

The program aims to provide financial assistance to secondary school students.

The most successful six-person in the company’s host communities who wrote the selection exams is awarded this NLNG post primary scholarship.

The program started in 2012 with 28 beneficiaries and grew to 342 beneficiaries by 2019 with a total of N825,300,000 ($ 2.697 million) spent to date.

Prospective students are accepted into the system by submitting an application on the company’s website based on specified criteria.

Thus, a selection test is then carried out to place the best candidates among the best.

What are the NLNG Post Primary scholarship Eligibility Criteria?

  • To qualify for this NLNG post primary scholarship, you must be a native of the NLNG host communities.
  • Secondly, the child must be in his/her basic 5 or 6 class to qualify.
  • The applicant must provide his/her Basic 5 result
  • Another important document that is needed to apply for the NLNG post primary scholarship is an attestation letter signed & stamped by the Head Teacher of the pupil’s school (contact number of the Head Teacher also to be included)
  • To apply you must also Provide an indigene confirmation letter signed by the CDC Chairman or Chief in your community.
  • you will also have to provide a letter of identification from your Local Government Council.
  • Finally, you must not be a child or ward of staff of Nigeria LNG Limited.

#2. NLNG Undergraduate Scholarship

This was founded as a core component of NLNG education intervention program for our host communities in 1998 and opened to the rest of Nigeria in 2003.

A total of 3,416 undergraduates from various universities in Nigeria have benefited from the program and 768.9 million naira ($ 2.5130 million) have been invested in it.

The introduction of online applications and the use of social media (Facebook) for information dissemination in 2012 made the selection process more efficient and cost-effective, and raised awareness of the program.

The value of the scholarship is 150,000 N per year for the duration of the course of each scholarship holder.

The system has been revised from 150 beneficiaries per year to 300 from the 2018/2019 academic year.

NLNG Undergraduate Scholarship Eligibility

In other to apply for the NLNG undergraduate scholarship, applicants must;

  • Have excellent/very good West Africa School Certificate (WASC) or National Examination Council (NECO) result at ONE sitting
  • secondly, you must have a top score at the Joint Admissions & Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination
  • Also, the applicant must be a certified Full-Time Year-One student of any Nigerian University at the time of application
  • Not be on any other Scholarship Award from other companies or agencies
  • Finally, the applicant must not be a spouse, child, ward, or direct relation of staff of Nigeria LNG Limited

How to Apply for NLNG Undergraduate Scholarship 2021

The application is online. All you need to do is follow the link below and the application prompt.

secondly, you need to scan and upload the following documents.

  • Passport-sized photographs
  • WASC or NECO result
  • JAMB Result
  • University admission letter
  • University student ID card
  • LGA Letter of identification


**Applicants must fill in valid contact details as these will be used to communicate the status of the application
**The application will be disqualified:
-For incomplete attachments
-Non-adherence to advertised criteria.

#3. NLNG Overseas Post Graduate Scholarship

This program was launched in October 2012 with an annual influx of 15 scholars to study at leading UK universities.

The program includes the following fields of study:

environmental science, engineering, management, accounting, economics, computer science, geology, banking, law, and medicine.

The 2019 winners have started their programs at various UK universities.

78 people have benefited from the program to date with total spending of 1.308 billion naira ($ 4.27 million).

To be taken at (country): Scholarships are available in the following UK Universities: the University of Aberdeen, University of Cranfield.

Field Of Study:

  • Renewable Energy
  • Environmental Studies
  • Engineering
  • Management Sciences
  • Information Technology
  • Geosciences,
  • Law
  • Medicine.

NLNG Overseas Post Graduate Scholarship Eligibility

  • Have a provisional admission from select UK institutions to study any of the following disciplines: Engineering, Geosciences, Environmental Sciences, Management Sciences, Information Technology, Law, Medicine
  • Possess a minimum of 2nd Class Upper degree in a relevant field of study
  • Have completed the NYSC program
  • Not less than an 8.0 IELTS
  • Be no more than 30 years of age
  • Be Nigerian nationals resident in Nigeria
  • Provide identification documents from their LGAs
  • Possess an international passport valid for travel at least one year from September 2018
  • Be able to obtain a tier-4 visa upon being successful
  • Provide evidence that they are available to travel in September 2018  if selected
  • Not be a direct relative of staff of Nigeria LNG Limited

Step by Step Guide on How to Apply for NLNG Scholarships 2021

To apply for NLNG Scholarships successfully, follow the procedures below.

  • Visit NLNG Scholarships official website and select a form for the eligible category.
  • Select your category (e.g Undergraduate)
  • Once you select a category, click on “REGISTER”, you’ll be redirected to the application form
  • Once you’re done filling the form, click on “SUBMIT” Please review the form before you submit it to affirm all information is correct.

NLNG Scholarships Application Deadline

The deadline for this scholarship application is 31st July 2021.

For further enquires, Visit Scholarship Webpage for Details

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