Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) – This is to inform all candidates who participated in the Aptitude Test for the award of PTDF Overseas Scholarship (M.Sc) on April 2, 2016, that the list of successful candidates for the award of the 2016/2017 PTDF Overseas Scholarship (M.Sc) has been published.
PTDF List of Successful Candidates for the Award of 2016/2017 Overseas Scholarship (MSc)Summary
Candidates for M.Sc category, a total of 175 candidates were awarded-the PTDF Overseas Scholarship. Four (4) highest scoring candidates from each of the 36 States of the Federation and Abuja received the award, reflecting the Federal Character Principle, while one additional candidate from each, of the nine (9) oil producing/endowed States got the award.
Three (3) highest scoring female candidates from each of the six (6) geopolitical zones of the country were awarded the scholarship on Gender Consideration.
It should be noted that some of the beneficiaries of the Scholarship Award will undergo their Study/Research programmes in some universities abroad Tuition Free, a fall out of the new partnership arrangement between PTDF and these institutions on Joint Funding.