The petroleum technology development fund (PTDF) is pleased to announce the list of successful candidates for 2021/2022.
The PETROLEUM TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT FUND is pleased to announce the release of the list of successful awardees for the 2020/2021 United Kingdom and Germany, France, China and Malaysia (GFCM) Strategic Partnership Scholarships (MSc/PhD).
The recipients of the award are those candidates who have presented the Fund with the highest academic qualifications, displayed exceptional potential and aptitude, and have been able to present the most convincing case for the relevance and application of their proposed study to the Nigerian Oil and gas industry.
The Induction programme will hold on Monday, August 23, 2021 at 9am virtually on Microsoft Teams. Awardees are required to register for the event using the link sent with the notification email.
At this event, awardess shall be briefed about documentation, medicals and all necessary details.
Three Hundred and Ninety-one (391) candidates have been selected to receive the award; this comprises 237 M.Sc candidates and 154 PhD candidates. These numbers represent three(3) highest scoring candidates per State under the United Kingdom (UK) Partnerships, and Three (3) per State under the Germany, France, China and Malaysia (GFCM) Strategic Partnerships for the M.Sc category. This is in addition to the next highest scoring candidate per oil-producing State and the next highest scoring female candidate per geo-political zone.
For the PhD category, two (2) highest scoring candidates per State have been selected for the award under the United Kingdom (UK) and Germany, France, China and Malaysia (GFCM) Partnerships.
This is in addition to the next highest-scoring female candidate per geo-political zone. The PTDF scholarship award selection process reflects the Fund’s firm commitment to promoting meritocracy while adhering to the Federal Character principles and the Local Content stipulations.
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