It’s really obvious that students are being given the opportunity to study abroad not just in Nigeria. In other to take western education to a higher level, the West African Gas Pipeline Company Limited (WAPCo) has announced its Academic Scholarship programme for the academic year 2023/2024. This opportunity is especially for undergraduate students enrolled in accredited public universities across Nigeria.
rganisation: West African Gas Pipeline Company (WAPCo)
📅 Academic Year: 2023/2024
🌍 Eligibility: Nigerian, Resident of WAPCo’s Host Communities, Registered undergraduate in public university
📚 Academic Level: Start Level 200 in 2023/2024
🌟 Minimum CGPA: 2.5
✍️ Community Registration: Register with Community Reps, submit stamped and signed identification
⏰ Deadline: 12th September 2023
Before diving into the application process, it’s crucial to ensure that you meet all the stipulated criteria:
Nationality: Must be a Nigerian.
Community Affiliation: Reside or hail from one of the WAPCo’s Host Communities.
Educational Enrolment: Be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited public university in Nigeria.
Academic Standing: Applicants should be in Level 200 at the commencement of the 2023/2024 academic year.
Academic Performance: Maintain a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 2.5.
Step 1: Online Application
Additionally, applicants must register with their local Community Representatives. These representatives are tasked with providing WAPCo with official identification letters, which should be either:
Endorsed and signed by the Paramount Ruler of the Community, or
Authenticated by the Chairman of the respective Community Development Association (CDA), if applicable.
Key Dates to Remember
Application Deadline: All steps of the application process, including community registration, should be finalised no later than the 12th of September 2023.
WAPCo will conduct interviews for all eligible applicants. Specific details regarding the interview—such as date, time, and venue—will be communicated to each individual applicant in due course.
Notification: Applicants who navigate the selection process successfully and are chosen for the scholarship will be informed in writing.
Note: Securing a WAPCo scholarship is a testament to an individual’s academic achievements and potential. Hence, interested applicants are encouraged to apply promptly and adhere to the stipulated guidelines. Best of luck to all aspiring scholars