NLNG Undergraduate Scholarships 2014/2015

The Management of Nigeria LNG Limited
wishes to invite interested First Year Undergraduates in Nigerian Universities to apply for the 2014/2015 NLNG Scholarship
Award.
The purpose of the award is to promote academic excellence amongst university undergraduates in Nigeria.

Quick Steps to Making a Successful Undergraduate Scholarship Application with NLNG:
Register and create a user account on the undergraduate scholarship application website.
Activate your user account from the account notification mail sent to you.
Log on and submit an application on the the
undergraduate scholarship application website
Await notification from Nigeria LNG Limited.
All applications should include the following
attachments (in any of the following formats – JPEG, BMF PNG, and GIFF):
Scanned passport sized photographs.
Scanned copy of JAMB and University admission Letters.
Scanned copy of Letter of identification from Local Government of Origin.
Scanned copy of WAEC/NECO/GCE/O Levels or A Level results.
Scanned copy of School Identity Card.

The following candidates need not apply
Beneficiaries of other scholarship schemes.
Second (2) to Final year students.
Part-time students.

Method of Application
Interested students should:

Apply for NLNG Scholarship Here
Note: Please note that only qualified applicants will be
short-listed for the selection test.

Application Deadline Thursday 31st July, 2014.

NYSC Changes Orientation Dates (Batch B 2014) For Some States

SOME CHANGES IN THE 2014 BATCH ‘B’ ORIENTATION COURSE

The NYSC Management has made a decision regarding 2014 Batch ‘B’ orientation exercise as follows:-

1. THAT PROSPECTIVE CORPS MEMBERS DEPLOYED TO SOME STATES WILL GO FOR STREAM II AS INDICATED BELOW

i. Duration:- 3 weeks
ii. Commencement:- Monday 1st September, 2014.
iii. Registration:- Monday 1st to Tuesday 2nd September, 2014
iv. Swearing-in Ceremony:- Wednesday 3rd
September, 2014
v. Closing Ceremony:- Monday 22nd September, 2014

2. THAT BELOW ARE THE AFFECTED STATES AND ORIENTATION EXERCISE VENUES

S/NO. STATE. VENUE
1. ADAMAWA. NIGER NYSC CAMP
2. BAUCHI. PLATEAU NYSC CAMP
3. BORNO. NASARAWA NYSC CAMP
4. GOMBE. BENUE NYSC CAMP
5. JIGAWA. KADUNA NYSC CAMP
6. OSUN. OSUN NYSC CAMP
7. YOBE. FCT NYSC CAMP
8. LAGOS. LAGOS NYSC CAMP

3. NOTE
i. All the states NOT listed above will commence their orientation course on 5th August, 2014 as indicated in item 8 of the NYSC time table and at their respective orientation camps.

ii. Lagos is going to have Two streams (I and II), both will take place in Lagos NYSC Camp.
iii. The camp addresses and the reporting dates will be printed on your callup letters. You are therefore advised to stick to that.

See Addresses of NYSC Orientation Camps

Mexican Government Scholarships for Foreign Students

On behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (AMEXCID) invites foreign citizens who
are interested in studying for a specialization, master’s degree or doctorate, conducting graduate or
postdoctoral research, or taking part in an undergraduate or graduate-level academic mobility program, to participate in the 2015 Mexican
Government Scholarship Program for International Students.

Scholarships are not granted for direct Ph.D. programs (combined M.A. and Ph.D. programs), distance learning programs, open or online education.

The following institutions and academic programs are included at this link. The following academic programs are NOT eligible for scholarships: business
administration, plastic surgery, accounting, marketing, dentistry and advertising, and related areas.

Target group:
The scholarships are offered to students from the following countries.

Scholarship value/inclusions:
• Registration fees and tuition, as established by the program at each institution.
• Health insurance from the Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS), starting in the third month of the scholarship. (The scholarship recipient must have
health insurance that covers both major and minor medical expenses and provides international coverage for the first three months in Mexico.)
• Transportation from Mexico City to the host institution and back at the start and end of the scholarship, if studying outside of Mexico City.
• Monthly stipend of $8,074.80 Mexican pesos (equivalent to USD$595.934) for undergraduate mobility scholarships, specializations, master’s degree or master’s degree research, Spanish
language, and Mexican culture courses.
• Monthly stipend of $10,093.50 Mexican pesos (equivalent to USD$744.912) for doctoral studies and research, postdoctoral fellowships and medical
specializations and subspecializations.

Eligibility:
Requirements for all applicants:
• Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD Degree , as required by the program for which the scholarship is requested.
• Minimum grade point average of eight (8.0) on a scale of 0 to 10, or the equivalent, for the last academic degree received.
• Be accepted to or currently enrolled in a program at one of the participating Mexican institutions.

Application instructions:
No applications will be accepted directly from the applicants. The entire scholarship application process must be done at the Mexican or concurrent embassy for the applicant’s country
. Applications for the scholarships will be accepted
until 31 July 2014.
It is important to read the scholarships terms and
Conditions and visit the official website (link found
below) for detailed information on how to apply for
this scholarship.
Website: Mexican Government Scholarships
Official Scholarship Website: http://www.amexcid.gob.mx/
index.php/oferta-de-becas-para-extranjeros