ExxonMobil Undergraduates Scholarship scheme which is organised by Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN) with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), awards 500 undergraduate scholarships annually to students in Nigerian universities.
ExxonMobil Undergraduates Scholarship Scheme
Under the scholarship scheme, sixty percent (60%) of the awards go to core disciplines of Engineering and Geosciences and the other 40% are awarded to Medicine (MBBS), Computer sciences, Agricultural science and related studies. Sixty-two percent (62%) of the total scholarship awards are allocated to students who are indigenes of the operational communities / states which includes Akwa Ibom State that gets fifty percent (50%) of the award and Rivers States that gets twelve percent (12%) of the award.
Worth/Value of ExxonMobil Undergraduates Scholarship
The scholarship is worth #150,000
Duration of Scholarship
The scholarship awards are for one academic year initially, and are renewable to cover the duration of approved study, based on the recipients’ academic performance and related reports from the institutions.
Field/Area of Study
A total of nine approved disciplines are currently covered in the awards which are based strictly on merits as determined from the candidates’ academic records, conduct and performance in the selection tests.
The approved courses are as follows:
ExxonMobil Scholarship Approved Courses
|Medicine (MBBS Only)|
|Agricultural Science (And related fields)|
Eligibility Criteria for ExxonMobil Scholarship Scheme
To be considered eligible to apply, intending applicants should meet all of the following criteria
- Be holders of the SSCE or its Equivalent with at least six subjects passed at a sitting.
- Applicants must be registered full-time undergraduates in their 1st or 2nd year of study in any approved Nigerian University.
- Students who are currently on similar scholarship awards from other oil and gas companies should not apply.
- Wards/Dependents of employees of Mobil Producing Nigeria, Mobil Oil Nigeria Plc and Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited are not eligible for this scholarship.
Required Documents for ExxonMobil Scholarship
- 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.
How to Apply for ExxonMobil (NNPC/MPN) Undergraduate Scholarship
All eligible applicants should visit ExxonMobil scholarship webpage for additional information and to apply
ExxonMobil Undergraduate Scholarship Test Centres
In order to enhance the scholarship awards process and leverage on existing information and communication technologies, selection of candidates is conducted through an electronic computer-based testing. The e- testing is organized in several centres across the country and by this standard, selected students will be invited for computer-administered qualifying tests in selected examination centres 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.
- Multiple application will not be entertained. Candidate who attempts to apply multiple times will have their application disqualified.
- No fee is required for online application, test or interview
- Any false information provided during or after the application process will lead to the outright disqualification of such candidate(s).
Commencement Date/Application Deadline
The deadline varies
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