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NNPC/TOTAL National Merit Scholarship 2016/2017 – Apply Now!

2016/2017 NNPC/TOTAL National Merit Scholarship – Apply Now!

NOTE: For those currently experiencing challenges with the registration, kindly scroll down the page to read about the recommended solutions. If after reading and there is no solution to your challenge, kindly drop a comment and we will gladly help if we can. Thank you!

Application has commenced, deadline: 13th November, 2016.

About 2016/2017 NNPC/TOTAL National Merit Scholarship – Apply Now!

Total Upstream Nigeria Limited (TUPNI), in pursuance of its Corporate Social Responsibility, is pleased to announce the commencement of 2016/2017 NNPC/TOTAL National Merit Scholarship application. The scholarship Selection Test conducted on Saturday December 3, 2016, at eleven (11) Centers across the Country.

Annually, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), and Total Upstream Companies in Nigeria (TUCN): Total Exploration & Production Nigeria Limited (Total E&P Nig Ltd) and Total Upstream Nigeria Limited (TUPNI), together with their venture partners, award scholarships to deserving Nigerian students in the tertiary institutions in the country.

The programme is aimed at promoting academic excellence and quality manpower development in the Country. This is one of the many ways TOTAL demonstrates its commitment to the educational development of Nigerian students. It is a part of TOTAL’s rich Corporate Social Responsibility.

The Application Forms for the 2016/2017 NNPC/TOTAL National Merit Scholarship is now available on the scholarship site. The form must be completed online. The application is open between 24th October and midnight 13th November, 2016.

Application Deadline

The application deadline is 13th November, 2016. Students are encouraged to submit their applications well in advance of the deadline.

Eligibility Criteria

NOTE: All undergraduates in 100 and 200 levels are qualified irrespective of the course they are studying.

To qualify for consideration, the applicant MUST:

Be a Registered FULL TIME undergraduate in a recognized Nigerian University
Be a certified 100 or 200 level student at the time of application
Show proof of SSCE or Equivalent Certificate.
Show proof of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) score.
Show proof of Admission letter from the University and Matriculation Number
Show proof of A-level or Equivalent Certificate (for direct entry students)

Students with less than 200 score in UTME need not apply
Students with less than 2.50 CGPA of 5-point scale, or equivalent
300 level students and above need not apply
Current beneficiaries of similar awards from any other Company or Government Agency need not apply
How to Apply

1. Personal Information: Enter your name, date of birth and permanent home address Upload your recent passport photograph.

2. Contact Information: Enter your email and mobile phone information. Only use an active email and mobile phone number.

3. Origin: Enter your state and local government of origin data. You are required to upload a certificate or proof of origin from your local government or state.

4. University Information: Select your university, course and year of study. You will be required to upload your JAMB/University admission letter.

5. Result Information: Input your JAMB score or CPGA. You are required to upload your JAMB statement of result and university CPGA. For year two medical students, your JAMB score suffices.

6. Review Application: Review your application ensure all fields have been correctly entered. Upload all the documents required:

Recent Passport Photograph
Certificate or Proof of Origin
Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (SSCE)
UTME result
JAMB/University Admission Letter
1st Year Result showing CGPA
7. Conclusion: Attest that all info given is true. Accept terms and condition. On screen alert will confirm that you have successfully completed the application. You will receive an email to confirm this too.


This scholarship scheme application is best used on the following web browsers: IE9+, Chrome, Firefox and Safari.
Ensure that you have entered all details correctly. You understand that making a false statement on this application will disqualify you from this scholarship scheme. Your scholarship if you are successful, will be withdrawn, if at any time it is discovered that you have given false statements on this application. And such false statements may constitute fraudulent activity.
Click Here and follow the application flow. You will need an active email address as well as a mobile phone to register and account and complete your application.

What documents do I need to submit with my application?

Recent passport photo
Certificate or proof of origin
Senior Secondary Certificate of Education SSCE
UTME result
JAMB/University Admission Letter
First Year result showing CGPA.
NOTE: Each document size should not be more than 200KB and the image format for your pass-port must be in JPEG, other files must be in PDF.

For more information, click here to visit official webpage>>

2016/2017 NNPC/TOTAL National Merit Scholarship Application (Challenges and Recommended Solutions)

P = Problems, RS = Recommended Solutions

P: Trouble Logging In?

RS: Have you tried the following?

Clear your browser cache/cookies
Try resetting your password using this link: https://scholarships.totalcsredu.com/forgot-password
Ultimately, try using another e-mail address
I don’t know how to clear my browser cache/cookies! Don’t worry, we have the right article to help you with that.

Click here to learn how to clear your browser cache/cookies:

How to Clear Your Browser’s Cookies
How to Clear Your Browser’s Cache

If you have any further concerns or queries, use the live chat widget below on the application page to get in touch with support.

P: I have cleared my cache/cookies but I still can’t login

RS: Once you register on the application portal, an email will be sent to you telling you that your password has been changed.

Ignore the message and head back to the application portal. Login with the details you just registered with, you may be told that “Cookies are blocked due to unexpected output”. Do not panic.
If you did not clear your cookies/cache as recommended above, kindly do that now!
Done with clearing cache/cookies? Try to login again, if the same message as 1 above is displayed, ignore a try again and again. You will be login successfully.

For more information, click here to visit official webpage>>

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