NDDC Scholarship 2019 for Post-Graduate Studies – Overseas



NDDC Scholarship 2019 for Post-Graduate Studies – Overseas

NDDC Scholarship 2019, In this article, you will get the latest updates on NDDC Scholarship 2019, its requirements, qualifications and guidelines. We love you and will always feed you with current information on scholarship opportunities such as;


As part of our Human Resource Development initiatives, NDDC is embarking on a Post-Graduate Foreign Scholarship Programme to equip Niger Deltans with relevant training and skills for effective participation in the Local Content programme of the current Administration as well as compete globally in various professional fields. The Scheme is for suitably qualified applicants with relevant Bachelors/Master’s Degree from recognized Universities.

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Level/Field of study

The scholarships are available for pursuing the postgraduate programme in the following professional disciplines:

Host Nationality

The scholarship is hosted by the countries where the institutions are situated. You can search for our Scholarships by Country Scholarships for more International Scholarships available for you.

Eligible Nationality

The NDDC Scholarship is open to Niger Delta states in Nigeria which includes Akwa Ibom State, Bayelsa State, Cross River State, Delta State, Edo State and Rivers State. Before going further, I want you to read this; 15 Important Tips on Winning a Scholarship.

Scholarship Worth

These opportunities have a value that includes a full tuition waiver, accommodation, travel fares and other expenses paid.

Scholarship Number:

The number of offers differs according to the different scholarships.

Eligibility for NDDC Scholarship

The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for this NDDC scholarship:

  • First degree with a minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division for those wishing to
    undertake a Master’s Degree programme and a good Master’s Degree for PhD
    candidates from a recognized University.
  • Applicants must have gained admission for a Post Graduate Programme in any of
    the listed disciplines above, at a foreign University.
  • Applicants who have already enrolled in Overseas’ Universities are NOT eligible to
  • Guarantor’s written consent of good conduct of the applicant from any of the
    following persons from the applicant’s community/clan.
  1. Member of National Assembly/State House of Assembly
  2. Chairman of the LGA
  3. First Class Traditional Ruler
  4. High Court Judge
  • Persons with evidence of cult membership or criminal record shall not be
    considered for the award.
    Applicants must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service (NYSC).
  • Students must meet the required criteria for a particular Institution.
  • must be a citizen of one of the eligible countries

How to Apply for NDDC Scholarship 2019

The application must be made online at the Commission’s website with the
following attachments:

  • Recent passport photograph
  • Local Government identification letter.
  • Post Graduate (PG) admission letter from a recognised Overseas University.
  • Relevant Degrees from a recognized University.
  • N.Y.S.C Discharge/Exemption Certificate.

The successfully completed application form will be assigned a registration number automatically.

Print the hard copy of the on-line generated acknowledgement for ease of reference.
All shortlisted applicants will be posted on the NDDC website,

Select Your Preferred Program from the Links Below to the appropriate application form

Masters Degree – forms.nddc.gov.ng

PhD Programme – forms.nddc.gov.ng

NDDC Scholarship Application Deadline

Currently, this scholarship is unavailable but we shall keep you posted on the new date.

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  1. My name is Moses Ugboh. I’m interested interested in the NDDC scholarship but what if you don’t have a first class traditional ruler in your locality, within your ethnic group, what should you do.


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