NNPC / ADDAX National Merit Tertiary Institutions Scholarships for Undergraduate Students

National Merit Tertiary Institutions Scholarship

Course(s) Offered: Any field
Course Level: Undergraduate (bachelors)
Provider: Addax Petroleum Development Ltd
Country to Study in: Nigeria

Scholarship Description
The company, Addax Petroleum Development (Nig) Limited, offers the National Merit Tertiary Institutions Scholarship Awards Scheme for undergraduate students in Nigeria.

Addax Nigeria Ltd invites qualified candidates for its 2013/2014 National Tertiary Institutions Scholarship Awards Scheme.

General eligibility for all applicants:
  • Must be a Nigerian
  • Must be a registered, full time 100 level undergraduate in any Nigerian Tertiary Institution
  • Must have 5 ‘O’ level credit passess in one sitting including English Language and Mathematics
Please also note that:
  • Any candidate currently a beneficiary of Scholarship of any kind is not eligible to apply
  • Dependants of employees of Addax are not eligible to apply
Eligible groups
Citizens of Nigeria

Participating Institutions
All accredited / approved Nigerian Tertiary Institutions

Fields of study
All courses offered at Nigerian tertiary institutions

Number of awards
Not specified but many are usually given every year

Scholarship benefits
Inquire from the providers

Method of Application
To apply for consideration, applicants MUST submit an application with the following information:
  1. Surname
  2. Other Names
  3. Sex
  4. Functional Email address and phone number
And attach scanned copies of original:
  1. Admission letter into institution with information on course of study, year of entry and duration
  2. SCSSE / GCE O’ level Certificate
  3. Evidence of State of Origin/ Local Government
  4. School ID card or National ID or Driver’s License or International passport
Applications without all the credentials stated above will be rejected.

Submission of Applications:
All applications should be submitted with scanned copies of credentials through the following email addresses not later than the advertised deadline dates:
=> CRL1@addaxpetroleum.com
=> CRL2@addaxpetroleum.com
  • North East geographical zone – CRL1@addaxpetroleum.com
  • North West geographical zone – CRL2@addaxpetroleum.com
  • North Central geographical zone – CRL3@addaxpetroleum.com
  • South West geographical zone – CRL4@addaxpetroleum.com
  • South East geographical zone – CRL5@addaxpetroleum.com
  • South South geographical zone – CRL6@addaxpetroleum.com
Aptitude Test:
An aptitude test for all applicants will be conducted at the following centres on a later date that shall be communicated to shortlisted applicants through their email addresses. Applicants should therefore indicate their preferred centre for the test on their applications:
  1. Abuja
  2. Lagos
  3. Owerri
  4. Port Harcourt
  5. Calabar
The Closing date for submission of all Applications is 25th April, 2014


Addax Petroleum was created in 1994 and since August 2009 has been a subsidiary of the Sinopec Group, one of the largest oil and gas producers in China, the biggest oil refiner in Asia and the third largest worldwide.

Addax Petroleum was founded in 1994 upon leading petroleum industry expertise and a deep-rooted understanding and respect for African cultures.

Over the years, Addax Petroleum has evolved from a young pioneer into an established international oil and gas, exploration and production company focused on Africa, the Middle East and the North Sea.

Application Deadline: 25 April 2014
Open to International Applicants No (ONLY Nigerians)

Official Company Website: www.addaxpetroleum.com


  1. Is this Scholarship available this year 2013/2014?

    1. We hope so...as we await the scholarship call by the providers. This page will be updated if and when the call is made. So watch out!

    2. This scholarship is ongoing.

  2. But this post was just placed a few days ago here, but closing 2 day.

    1. Hello, this post was updated and re-published on May 5th but reposted few days ago, just as a reminder!

  3. is this year's own gone?

  4. Pls has ADDAX released its shortlisted candidates for its 2014 scholarship award exam? and if no,when?worried cos it's been over 4 months I applied.