The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) is delighted to call for applications from eligible Ghanaian students for the GHANA NATIONAL PETROLEUM CORPORATION(GNPC) SCHOLARSHIPS 2018, The Scholarship is available for Ghanaian students that are in pursuit of their undergraduate and graduate program across Ghanaian Universities, Hurry and apply right now!

About Ghana National Petroleum Corporation:

The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) is the state agency responsible for the exploration, licensing, and distribution of petroleum-related activities in Ghana.The corporation was established in 1983 to replace the Petroleum Department which was an agency under the Ministry of Fuel and Power. The department was responsible for the importation of crude oil and petroleum products for the Ghanaian economy. The mandate for oil exploration was held to be the Technical Directorate of the Ministry of Fuel and Power and the Geological Survey Department. The corporation was created to promote the Government of Ghana’s objective of supplying adequate and reliable petroleum for the country and the discovery of crude oil in the country’s territories.The corporation has amongst it functions to promote petroleum exploration activities, to appraise existing petroleum discoveries, to ensure that Ghana benefit the most from the development of the country’s petroleum resources. The corporation promotes the training of Ghanaians in petroleum related activities and ensure environmental protection in all petroleum related activities.

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Apart from the petroleum related services, GNPC have also continuously carried out her corporate social responsibility amongst which includes provision of scholarships to students across Ghana to pursue their education to higher level in various area of study.

What You Need To Know About Ghana National Petroleum Corporation(GNPC) Scholarship 2018:

The GNPC scholarship is a full scholarship to Ghanaian students that have gotten admission into Ghanaian Public Tertiary Institutions across Ghana but also needs Financial support.Women in Engineering and Geosciences or have gained admission to read Degree/Postgraduate degree Programmes in Sciences, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Agricultural Sciences, Special Education, Environment, Health and Sanitation, Other important aspects will include women in engineering, brilliant and needy students, physically challenged as well as, oil and gas related courses pursuants get to enjoy some preference during the selection process

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The GNPC scholarship is for Undergraduate studies in Ghanaian Universities

Field of Study:

GNPC scholarship is available to students in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics in Ghanaian public tertiary Institutions

Host Nationality:

GNPC scholarship is to be Taken in Ghana

Eligible Nationality:

GNPC scholarship is for Ghanaian Citizens

Scholarship Benefits:

The scholarships, according to a statement signed and issued by the state oil company, covers tuition, living expenses, book allowance and dissertation/project allowance for qualified students.

GHANA NATIONAL PETROLEUM CORPORATION (GNPC) scholarship Requirements and Eligibility Criteria:

Applicant must:

  1. Be Ghanaian,
  2. Not be over 35 years by 1st October 2018
  3. Have obtained admission to undertake an Undergraduate, Masters or PhD degree program in a Ghanaian Public University at the time of application


Preference would be given to:

  1. Undergraduates:
  2. Degree programs in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM); Environment, Health &Sanitation, Special Education and Agricultural Sciences
  3. Women in Engineering
  4. Brilliant but needy students
  5. Physically Challenged
  6. Masters/PhD:
  7. Oil and Gas related courses
  8. Science, Technology and Engineering
  9. Special Education
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Applicants whom wants to apply for their scholarship are to get and fill the GNPC scholarship form on the GNPC website-

The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) scholarship Application Form can be downloaded here or here

Application letter including Admissions letter from the school, Contact e-mail and phone number of the applicant should be sent by email to SCHOLARSHIPS@GNPCGHANA.COM.

Application deadline:

The application for the 2018/2019 Ghana National Petroleum Corporation is yet to start, however, relevant informations shall be continuously brought to you and the latest application deadline will as well be communicated when available.


  1. We really appreciate your support for we the students that can’t afford to survive during schooling.
    Its a great honour. If I don’t get the scholarship and a friend gets, it all leads to improvement of MOTHER GHANA.
    We say a big thank you for your support.

  2. we are really grateful for this opportunity. but please i have applied but they claim my name isnt in their list but they have received my scanned details as well so what is the way forward thank you

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