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The NOELA award is instituted by NAPE to be awarded in recognition of: “distinguished and outstanding contributions to effective teaching of geoscience education in Nigeria.”

CRITERIA:
1.    Active member of the Association with dues duly paid.
2.    Must hold a Ph.D degree in any field of Geoscience and in active service - lecturing Geosciences fields in any Nigerian University.
3.    Must be living at the time of selection and willing to be personally available to receive the award.

For Details and Award Nomination Forms, Click Here.

Attach current curriculum vitae and send with your original application and supporting materials, e.g. recommendation letters, by October 13, 2017 to:
Tunbosun Afolayan
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Phone: 08057098932 or 08034369628

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF AWARDS NOMINATION FORM IS 13TH OCTOBER, 2017

The Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists, University/Polytechnic Assistance Program announces its 2017 Grants-in-Aid Program.The Program includes special grants named in recognition of benevolent leaders/corporate organizations.  These individuals/organizations have made substantial contributions to the UAP teaching, and research programs in NigerianUniversities and Polytechnics.

PURPOSE
The purpose of the program is to foster research in the geosciences by providing support to undergraduate and graduate students in the earth sciences whose research has application to the search for and development of oil, gas, energy-mineral resources, hydrogeology and related environmental geology issues.

ELIGIBILITY AND GRANT VALUE
Award recipients must be financially up-to-date NAPE Members and enrolled in anHND, Bachelor, Masters or PhD programme. They must be of proven character who maintain the ethics and standard of the profession while, above all, having a constant high grade in his chosen academic career (i.e. minimum of 2.50 CGPA and 60% aggregate for B.Sc. and M.Sc. respectively). However, credit will be given for higher grade.  

USE OF GRANTS
Grants are to be applied to expenses directly related to the student’s thesis work, such as fieldwork, laboratory analyses, and books as detailed on page 3.  The educational institution attended by the applicant must ensure the grant’s appropriate use, and that the grants are not turned over to the Institution.

BASIS FOR AWARDING GRANTS:
Grants would be based on merit, proven character and, in part, on the financial needs of the applicant.  Applicants will be selected based on qualification, as indicated by past academic performance, originality and imagination of the proposed project, support by the department in which the work is being done, and significance of the project to petroleum, energy-minerals and related environmental geology.

For prudence, these grants will only be awarded once to any one applicant on M.Sc. degree and twice for B.Sc. and PhD Programmes. Repeatability will be based on excellent academic record.

INTENT, RECOMMENDED GUIDELINES & DISBURSEMENT
The overall intent of this program is to assist students by subsidizing selected projects. The following guideline is recommended for most projects.

a.    30% of the amount should be used to cover fieldwork expenses, including:
(i)    Transportation, accommodation and feeding for student and the supervisor

(ii)    Fieldwork and sampling equipment and materials.

b.    60% of the amount should be spent on laboratory analyses including:
(i)    Sample preparation

(ii)    Photographic materials and production

(iii)    Chemicals and laboratory wares, and

(iv)    Cost of analyses within or/and outside the Institution

c.    10% of the amount should be spent on Report/Thesis production.

Disbursement may vary with project and value of grant. For most projects, 100% of the grant will be paid in advance while in certain cases it will be based on a formula determined by the committee in consultation with the relevant institutions.

TO APPLY: (FOR ONLY FINANCIALLY UP-TO-DATE NAPE MEMBERS)
1) CLICK HERE TO VIEW LIST OF DONORS and CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM. Complete this application in full. Please type or print neatly, since legibility affects your evaluation.
Please note that only one application is required per student.

2) Attach an official copy of your most recent academic transcripts. (If your school does not issue transcripts, attach a signed and department stamped statement from your Professor or Head of department commenting on your academic credentials).

3) Obtain department endorsements and department stamps on the form. If your department does not have a stamp, attach a statement on department letterhead, signed by the Head of department, identifying you as a currently enrolled student of that school. Application without endorsements would be rejected.

NOTE: You will be eligible for consideration of a grant only if all of the requested information accompanies your application.

Mail your completed application and supporting documents to the Executive Director, (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and Head, Membership Services (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). Also, ensure you copy your Head of Department and NAPE-UAP Faculty Adviser.
4)    Deadline: Only applications received on or before 31st October 2017 will be considered.

5)    Award Presentation: At the 2017 NAPE INT’L CONFERENCE

Thank you for your participation in the NAPE-UAP Leadership Forum which was held from Friday, 13th – Sunday, 15th March, 2015 at The Dover Hotel, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos State. The Forum was well attended by participants from Tertiary institutions, Oil and Gas Industry and related Government establishments.  

The theme for this year’s forum was: “REVAMPING SKILL BASED GEOSCIENCE EDUCATION IN NIGERIA’S TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS”


For the Leadership Forum Programme of Events, Click Here.

13TH NAPE-UAP 2015 PRESENTATIONS

NAPE-UAP 2015 Presentation: NAPE-AAPG AR Young Professionals

NAPE-UAP 2015 Presentation: Strategies for Overcoming Resource Constrants in Geoscience Education by Ajibefun

NAPE-UAP 2015 Presentation: NAPE-UAP Talk 2015 by Prof. Samuel Akande

NAPE-UAP 2015 Presentation: Bridge Building by Dr. Lambert

NAPE-UAP 2015 Presentation: Geological Survey Presentation

NAPE-UAP 2015 Presentation: Lean Sigma A Continuous Improvement Methodology

NAPE-UAP 2015 Presentation: NAPE - 2015 Leadership Forum Curriculum Developemnt Report 13.3.2015

NAPE-UAP 2015 Presentation: NAPE – UAP 2015-Kenny Ladipo fnape

NAPE-UAP 2015 Presentation: Strategies for Overcoming Resource Constraints in Geoscience Training by Prof. Badejo

NAPE-UAP 2015 Presentation: Presentation on Roles of Stakeholders by Prof. Elueze

NAPE-UAP 2015 Presentation: Role of COMEG in Regulating Geoscience and Mining Education in Nigeria Tertiary Institutions by Prof. Rahaman

NAPE-UAP 2015 Presentation: Shell Geosciences Education

Cross Section of the Student Leaders with some NAPE Executives including Mr. Olafioye Akinrinlola, Mrs. Doja Ojelabi and Mrs. Esther Adeniyi

 
 
Cross Section of the Student Leaders with some NAPE Executives including Mr. Olafioye Akinrinlola, Mrs. Doja Ojelabi and Mrs. Esther Adeniyi

The opening prayer was said by Joshua Mene, President, NAPE Uniport chapter at 2.17pm. Introduction was done by everyone present after which Mr. Austin Mgbemere shared the vision and the reason for the leadership meeting, the floor was declared open for chapters to share their challenges and give situation report in their different chapters.

For details, Click Here.

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