NDDC Scholarship Form 2020/2021 | Updates & How To Apply

NDDC Nigeria Scholarship Form 2020/2021. Application Portal & Requirements

The Niger Delta Development Commission now invites post graduate students to apply for scholarship. However, this scholarship scheme is only for qualifies students.

Carefully read through this article to see how to apply for the scholarship and the requirements.

In this article, you would see the eligibility, application portal, kind of scholarship, duration and value of  NDDC scholarship.

So, interested graduates should read till the end of this post to get all the required informations.

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About NDDC Scholarship 2020/2021

Niger Delta Development Commission is one of the humanitarian service of the NDDC to help Niger delta states. Moreover, this scheme provides financial support to post-graduates who want to further their education abroad.


NDDC is a Nigerian scholarship scheme but it offers financial aid to postgraduates students who want to study abroad.

How Often

This scheme is every year.  Meaning NDDC offers this opportunity annually.

Eligible Fields Of Study

This scholarship is for graduates of the following discipline :

  • Geoinformatics
  • Engineering courses
  • Law
  • Management sciences
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Education
  • Agricultural sciences
  • ICT management

Type Of Scholarship

NDDC scholarship is a post graduate scholarship awarded to high performing and passionate graduate.

Eligibility Or Qualification

  • As earlier stated, only post graduate students can apply for this scholarship programme.
  • At the same time, graduates with first degree, masters and PhD can apply for this scholarship.
  • Also, only citizens of Nigeria are eligible for this scholarship award.
  • Nevertheless, Nigerians who are already schooling overseas are not eligible for this scholarship.
  • Also, do not apply for this scholarship programme if you are already on a scholarship. Failure to adhere to this will lead to disqualification and withdrawal of scholarship.
  • However, candidates must possess certificates from their institutions as a prove of study. So, if you have a B.Sc, M.Sc, PhD, or what have you, provide the certificates for this award.
  • Importantly, candidates must have a CGPA of not less than 3.0 or 2nd class upper division (credit).
  • Most importantly, the candidate must have admission for M.Sc or PhD in a school abroad first. Hence, candidates must provide an admission letter from the school.
  • Again, candidates must provide an attestation letter an attestation to attest that the candidate is of a good background and behavior. However, this attestation must come from a well known and trusted person of high reputation.

Scholarship Worth /Value Of Scholarship

Since this scholarship is for studying abroad, and the price difference for different institutions and travel expense differs, there is no fixed amount.  Though, the scholarship covers for both transport, accommodation and tuition fee.


The scholarship scheme lasts through out the period of study in the institution.

How To Apply

  • Log in www.nddcschorlarship.gov.ng
  • After then, fill in your personal informations including: your name, date of birth, LGA, state of residence, local government of residence.
  • Afterwards, provide your contact information. That is, your phone number(s) and email address. In this case, ensure to provide a working and valid email which you have access to.
  • Also,  university informations are needed. This may include: name of the University, where it is situated, e.t.c.
  • Again, candidates are required to provide result information that shows your CGPA and performance in acquired certificates.
  • Subsequently, upload the required documents as listed below.
  • Finally, Review application details before submitting to ensure accuracy.

Required Documents

  • Local government identification letter.
  • Attestation letter from a reputable and recognized person. For example; senators, highly rated traditional ruler, magistrates, e.t.c.
  • Recent passport photograph. (not blurry and showing your ears and face clearly)
  • Degree Certificates.
  • University admission letter.
  • Statement of result showing your CGPA and academic performance.

Application Deadline

The deadline for the application of this scholarship was not fixed at the time this article was published.

Note: NDDC scholarship award for 2020/2021 has not yet started. Though, this site will get updated upon the commencement of the scholarship award.

For more enquires, kindly ask questions in the comment section below.  Also your comments will get attended to promptly.

Do well to visit this site frequently for NDDC 2020/2021 Scholarship update.

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