The Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists has over 9000 individual members and about 100 supporting corporate members. There are four regional chapters in addition to the Lagos Headquarters. These are Port Harcourt, Benin, Warri and Abuja chapters. Each chapter is headed by a Chapter Chairman who is a member of the Executive Committee of NAPE.
Membership of this Association consist of the following classifications:a. Active Member.
b. Junior Member.
c. Student Member.
d. Associate Member.
e. Corporate Member
Any person engaged in the practice or teaching of the geoscience or petroleum related science may apply for active membership provided he holds at least a Bachelor's Degree from an Educational Institution of acceptable academic standards. This is in addition to three years of working experience in the practice or teaching of geoscience or petroleum related science. Apply Online Now!
Any graduate with a major in any of the geoscience or petroleum related science may apply for junior membership of the Association. Apply Online Now!
Any undergraduate of geoscience or petroleum related science may apply for student membership. Apply Online Now!
Any person not qualified for any other class of membership who is a graduate of an educational institution of acceptable academic standard with major studies related to, or generally associated with geosciences or petroleum related science may apply as an Associate member. The Executive Committee may waive degree requirements for this class of membership at its discretion based on the outline of the Constitution. Apply Online Now!
Any Company or institution registered in Nigeria and engaged in the practice or teaching Oil, Gas and Energy, Mineral, Exploration and Production activities either as an operator, shareholder or service company, training or financial institution may apply for corporate membership. Apply Online Now!
The Annual Membership fees for 2016 is as follows:
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CHANGE OF STATUS
After graduation, student members are expected to change membership status to a Junior Member, after three year work experience, a Junior Member change membership status to an Active Member. Change of Status is N2,000.00 plus all oustanding dues and intending membership status dues (for members within Nigeria), $30 plus all oustanding dues (for foreign members).The procedures for change of status is as shown below:
[A] Collect Membership application form from either the NAPE Secretariat, Venue of NAPE monthly Technical Presentation. Apply Online
[B] Properly fill the forms and return to NAPE Secretariat with a total payment as shown below:
1. Present membership dues arrears.
2. Intending membership dues.
3. Change of Status fees.
[C] Submit your current Curricullum Vitae and photocopies of certificates and original of bank payment teller (deposit slip). Please note that your form must be endorsed by two Active members of NAPE; these qualify your form for processing.
[D] Payments should be made to NAPE Membership Bank Account as shown below:
Bank Name: United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc.
New Account No. (NUBAN): 1005158666
Account Name: Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists
The NAPE foundation is a funding mechanism meant to sustain current activities, make room for new ones and also allow for the implementation of other objectives on a continuous basis. The NAPE Foundation levy is N2,000.00 for all ACTIVE and ASSOCIATE Members.
MODE OF MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION
Every would be member shall obtain and submit a formal application form authorized by the Executive Committee, signed by him/her and endorsed by two registered Active Members of NAPE. Completed application forms would be returned to NAPE Secretariat or sent to NAPE via certified Bank Drafts only. A comprehensive Curriculum Vitae and copies of Certificates should be included for Active, Junior and Associate membership, a clear photocopy of Student Identity Card should be enclosed for student membership application.
Applicants for Junior, Associate and Active Membership should submit completed form with recent passport photograph, current comprehensive Curriculum Vitae and photocopies of degree certificates including NYSC discharge certificate and original of bank payment teller (deposit slip). Please note that your form must be endorsed by two registered Active members of NAPE.
Applicant for Student Membership should attach recent passport photograph, a photocopy of his/her school undergraduate Identification Card and original of bank payment teller (deposit slip) to the duly completed application form. Please note that your form must be endorsed by two registered Active members of NAPE, at least one lecturer (registered Active members) from the department.
Applicant for Corporate Membership should submit a copy of the company's Department of Petroleum Resources (D.P.R.) certificate to conduct business and a copy of the company profile detailing the list of key Executive, business endeavor, specialization area, past and present jobs (in case of service companies) with the duly completed application form.
In the accreditation of forms and final endorsement by the Association's Assistant Secretary, a registration number and a certificate would be issued which authenticates one as a member.
NAPE offers its membership quality Continuing Education on its main subject matter of Petroleum Exploration. Various meetings (Annual International Conference and Exhibitions, Technical Meetings, Workshops and Seminars) ensure necessary social and technical interaction among members.
The Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists is affiliated to the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, the worlds largest Geocscience Association.
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