The MTN foundation scholarship scheme is aimed at providing academic assistance to undergraduate with outstanding academic performances. This year MTN scholarship 2020 edition will still hold despite the ravaging pandemic. The MTN scholarship scheme is in two categories. These are; MTN Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme Form and MTN Scholarship Scheme for Blind Students Form respectively.
Undergraduates who are currently in 300 level in any of the recognized institution in Nigeria are invited to apply for the MTN scholarship 2020 edition. Eligible candidate who later becomes beneficiary enjoys the scholarship annually till graduation in as much as he or she maintains the required grades.
Worth of scholarship: 200 000 naira.
MTN scholarship 2020 Requirements
- Candidate must be a registered full time undergraduate in year 3 in any of the recognized public universities, Polytechnics or College of Education in Nigeria.
- A cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 3.5 or its equivalent (second class upper division) is required from University or College of education candidate. Polytechnic applicant must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA or its equivalent.
- Beneficiaries of other scholarship awards are not eligible
Note that it is not all year 3 students that can apply as the scholarship is based on course of study. Check below for the list of courses eligible for the award.
- Agriculture Science
- Communication Technology
- Computer and information Science
- Computer and mathematics
- Electrical and electronics engineering (technology)
- Computer engineering
- Computer Science
- Electrical engineering
- Industrial Physics
- Mechanical engineering
- Physics electronics
- Pure and applied Physics
- Statistics and computer science
- Industrial mathematics
Any other science and technology related course can still apply.
Mode of application
- Applicant will have to fill and complete an online form. Click here to fill the application form or use the link below
- Applicants will continually check for their names on the list of successful applicants that will be published in National Dallies and on the official website of MTN| www.mtnonline.com
Closing date: 21th July, 2020.