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PTDF Scholarship Application Portal | Updates

Get the guide to applying for the Petroleum Technology Development Fund scholarships. Also, check out the qualifications for the PTDF scholarship application. 

Here is all you need to know about the Petroleum Technology Development Fund. 

What is the PTFD Scholarship?

PTDF – Petroleum Technology Development Fund.

The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) is a division of the Federal Government charged with creating indigenous human capacity and petroleum technology to serve the needs of the oil and gas sector.

The program was created to allow applicants to utilize a diverse body of knowledge and the resources provided by top schools worldwide. It calls for candidates to submit PTDF applications for particular programs at the partner institutions.

Is the PTDF Scholarship Out?

Currently, PTDF is accepting applications from qualified individuals for its overseas MSc and Ph.D. scholarships under the PTDF Overseas Scholarship Scheme for the academic year.

What Does the Scholarship Cover?

Flight tickets, health insurance, payment of tuition and bench fees (where applicable), and allowances to cover the costs of housing and living expenses are all included in the prize.

How Much is the Petroleum Technology Development Fund Scholarship?

The scholarship value is $30,000, which applicants can use to pay for living expenses, books, subscriptions to scholarly journals, and other necessities.

Who is Eligible for the PTDF Scholarship?

Only applicants who are exceptional in every way are chosen for PTDF scholarships since the application process is very competitive. To qualify, you for MSc, applicants must:

  • Be computer literates
  • Have a first-degree qualification of at least Second Class Upper (2.1), or a Second Class Lower (2.2) with relevant work experience.
  • Complete National Youth Service (NYSC)
  • Have 5 O/level credits including English Language and Mathematics.
  • Include a Statement of Purpose (500 words max) to their applications.

For Ph.D.:

  • Be computer literates
  • Complete National Youth Service (NYSC)
  • A study proposal (five pages max) that is pertinent to the oil and gas sector and includes the following information: topic, introduction, objective, methodology, and mode of data collection.

Petroleum Technology Development Fund Scholarship Requirements

  • National Identity Number (NIN)
  • Recent Passport Photograph
  •  Birth certificate
  • NYSC discharge certificate
  • WAEC/GCE/SSCE/NECO results and the PINs on the application forms to enable PTDF to verify the O’level results.
  • First Degree Certificate or Statement of Result
  • Local Government Identification Letter
  • Master’s Degree Certificate (for PhD Applicants)

Where Can I Get the PTDF Scholarship Form?

To get the Petroleum Technology Development Fund scholarship form, you must go to the PTDF scholarship application portal. The e-form is available on the website. You need to complete your application on the website.

Follow the guide below to fill out your application.

PTDF Scholarship Application Guide

  • Visit the PTDF scholarship application portal.
  • Create an application account. 
  • You will receive an email with the login guide. Log in to your account.
  • Verify your NIN.
  • Read and agree with the terms and conditions before you proceed.
  • Fill out the information on the form.
  • Upload the required documents in their correct formats.
  • Fill out your course information
  • Complete the Additional uploads (birth certificate, LGA certificate)
  • Upload professional membership and publications
  • Preview your application.
  • Submit.

Attention: Make sure to preview your application thoroughly. You cannot edit your application when you submit it. Also, multiple applications will result in disqualification.

When is the PTDF Scholarship Application Deadline?

The PTDF scholarship application and submission close on January 28. Endeavor to initiate your application before the closing date.

PTDF Contact Number

PTDF office address is at PTDF Tower, Plot 1058 Memorial Drive, opposite Shehu Musa Yar’adua Centre, Central Business District, Cadastral Zone A00, Abuja.

Customer support phone number: +234 809 250 0006, +234 809 250 0007

WhatsApp number: +234 809 250 0008

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