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If you’re a prospective applicant of MTN foundation scholarship and searching for its latest news in today, then you’ve come to the right place. In this article, we’ll show you: latest news, eligibilities or requirements, how to apply for MTN foundation scholarship in 2020-2021 and everything you should know today.

Most prospective applicants have asked this type of question; when will MTN Scholarship application for 2020 begin?

As a matter of fact, the good news is that MTN foundation Scholarship application would be applied in 2020 and the registration is ongoing.

MTN Foundation will pick a maximum of 500 qualified and successful full-time Nigerian students studying science and technology related courses.

Hence, they will be awarded the scholarship which covers tuition, book allowance and stipends.

If you have never benefited this scholarship scheme, then I advise you to take part in this year’s recruitment. Indeed, it’s rewarding and recommended as one of the behavioral pattern of the university’s student

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How To Apply For MTN Foundation Scholarship In 2020-2021

The MTN SCHOLARSHIP is renewed yearly until graduation for existing awardees provided they have maintained a minimum CGPA of 3.5 or its equivalent (second class upper/upper credit) while new applications, when announced, are welcome from full-time students in their second year of study.

Now, you may be wondered and ask “who is really eligible for MTN foundation scholarship 2020”?

You are in the right place to get the new ideas, answer. Hence, if you are a 300 Level student in any Nigerian public high institution_ college of education, polytechnic or monotechnic and university, then you are already being qualified to register for it.

The 2020/2021 MTN foundation scholarship application eligibilities and requirements; What An interested candidates should have before starting the application is what i am about to teach you in this article.

Eligibilities Or Requirements For The Application Of MTN Scholarship In 2020

Below are the eligibility criteria Of An Applicant

The students must be in their third (3) year at the time of application, i.e they must be in 300L admission set.

  • Student from public Universities and Colleges of Education in Nigeria must be full-time undergraduates in 300 level/3rd year.
  • Applicants from public Universities and Colleges of Education must have a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) score of 3.5 or its equivalent (2:1)
  • Prospective aplicants from public Polytechnics must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 (upper credit) from the Ordinary National Diploma (OND) programme and must have secured admission into the Higher National Diploma  (HND) programme
  • Direct entry level students must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 (upper credit) from the OND programme and must have secured admission into 300 level/3rd year in a public University

Do you want to know the course of study that are eligible for registering MTN Foundation scholarship? Okay, read more shortly to find out.

Courses’ Eligiblities To Apply MTN Scholarship

Cndidates that study any one of the listed courses below will be eligible to register for MTN scholarship in 2020.

  • Accountancy/Accounting
  • Agric. Extension and Rural Development
  • • Agricultural Science
  • Agronomy
  • Animal Breeding and Genetics
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Aquaculture and Fisheries Management
  • Animal Production and Health
  • Applied Physics
  • Architecture
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer and Electronics
  • Computer and Information Science
  • Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • Computer and Mathematics
  • Computer Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics and Computer Technology
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Industrial Mathematics
  • Industrial Physics
  • Information Technology
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
  • Petroleum and Gas Engineering
  • Physics Electronics
  • Geophysics
  • Physics/ Computational Modeling
  • Pure/ Applied Physics
  • Statistics
  • Statistics and Computer Science
  • System Engineering and more

Acceptable Documents For The Application Of MTN Foundation Scholarship In 2021

MTN foundation scholarship for 2021

It is very important to note that MTN scholarship Foundation has awarded over N1.9 Billion in scholarships to 3,469 students from inception to date. We are pleased to inform you that the current phase of STSS is open to all 3rd year Science & Technology students in your institution with a minimum CGPA of 3.5 (2nd Class Upper/or its equivalent).

Meanwhile, blind students in their 2nd and 3rd year, with a minirnum CGPA of 2.5 or its equivalent can also for MTN foundation scholarship for 2021.

Every Canditate’s details will be verified and shortlisted candidates will be invited for an Assessment Test (At). Invited candidates to an assessment test will be required to come with 2 recent passport photographs as well as the original and photocopy of the following documents:

  1. A valid Student ID card
  2. Any other means of identification (National ID card, International passport or Driver’s license)
  3. Admission letter from JAMB and institution of study.
  4. Admission letter for the HND programmes (For Polytechnic students only).

Application Deadline Of MTN Foundation Scholarship In 2020

The application deadline for this year 2020 is July, 2021. That is, it’ll start from June to 21st midnight to July, 2021.

Note: Incomplete application form will be disregarded, in this way, complete your application in the right procedures as explained above.

Meanwhile, has reported that the Nigerian Navy has started the recruitment: You can apply it here.

To start the registration of MTN foundation scholarship, then click this link and start registering your self immidiately. Make sure you will fill the application form wisely. And do comply with MTN foundation terms of use of the application form.

For more details, please contact Oluwafemi Raji on 08032003181 or [email protected] and Christian Osi on 08032002473 [email protected].


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  1. Victor uchene

    Please guide in applying mtn scholarship.
    my question is that ir it for only mtn customers because i have never been it customer for a while.

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