MTNF Scholarship Scheme 2020
The long awaiting MTN Foundation Scholarship 2020 program for Nigerian students is now open for entries. The aim of the MTN Scholarship program is to award financial scholarships to Brilliant and Excellent Nigerian students. A maximum of 500 qualified and successful full-time Nigerian students studying science and technology-related courses are awarded the scholarship.
The scholarship covers tuition, book allowance, and stipends. There are several other Undergraduate scholarships for Nigerian Students by other companies like Addax/NNPC, Shell SPDC, NPDC/SEPLAT, Total EP, Agbami medical and Engineering professional scholarship.
MTN SCHOLARSHIP 2020
Deadline for 2020 MTN foundation Scholarship: July 21st, 2020.
The long awaiting MTN Foundation Scholarship 2020 program (MTNF) for Nigerian students is finally here as the MTN scholarship portal has been officially opened for entries. The MTN Foundation scholarship program is open to full-time third-year students (for the case of Universities) and second-year students (for the cases of polytechnics, and colleges of education) studying in Nigeria.The aim of the MTN Scholarship program is to award financial scholarships to Brilliant and Excellent Nigerian students in public institutions.
About MTNF Scholarship Scheme
The MTN Scholarship Scheme is an annual scholarship award that seeks to recognize and reward qualified high performing students. It is made up of the MTN Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme (MTN STSS) and the MTN Scholarship Scheme for Blind Students (MTN SSBS).
Both Scholarships under the Youth Empowerment Cause, are currently in their 9th and 7th phase respectively.
Under both scholarships, eligible 300 level students studying Science Technology related courses and blind students studying in Public Tertiary Institutions (Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges of Education) across Nigeria are awarded scholarships worth N200,000.00 annually till graduation as long as they maintain the required grades.
Entry closes on 21st July 2020
Some scholarship applications can be extremely complex and confusing. This article is meant to guide you down the success lane if you think you have all it takes to be an MTN Foundations Scholar in 2020.
What can I do to Win MTN Scholarship this year?
Eligible students must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 and above and must maintain this until graduation to retain the scholarship. There are several other Undergraduate scholarships for Nigerian Students by other companies like Addax/NNPC, Shell SPDC, NPDC/SEPLAT, Total EP, Agbami medical and Engineering professional scholarship
A maximum of 500 qualified and successful full-time Nigerian students studying science and technology-related courses are awarded the scholarship which covers tuition, book allowance, and stipends.
Well, after applying for this program the MTN scholarship shortlist will be made available to the public where students that have been selected will then see their names and proceed with another necessary process to as it relates to this scholarship program.
Please note that that the MTN Scholarship Schemes is for (Science Technology and Blind Students)
1. For blind students with 2.5 CGPA and must be in his/her 2nd year be it any course
2. For Science and Technology students with 3.5 CGPA and must be in his/her 3rd year
Which Course of Study is Eligible for the MTN Foundation Scholarship 2020?
There are Many Courses that are eligible for the MTN Scholarships Award. The Courses are carefully listed below for Nigerian Students who wish to apply. Congratulations to all STudents whose Course of Study is listed below:
Accountancy/Accounting, Agric. Extension and Rural Development, Agricultural Science, Agronomy, Animal Breeding and Genetics, Animal Nutrition, Animal Production and Health, Aquaculture and Fisheries Management, Applied Physics, Architecture, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer and Electronics, Computer and Information Science, Computer and Mathematics, Computer Engineering,
Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Electronics and Computer Technology, Electronics Engineering, Engineering Physics, 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.
Which Level is Eligible for the MTN Foundation Scholarships?
This scholarship is open to full-time second-year students (200L) studying in public tertiary institutions (universities, polytechnics, and colleges of education) in Nigeria.
To avoid been confused on which level is eligible to apply for MTN Foundation Scholarships, just have it at the back of your mind that the Scholarship is for 200Level students (for those in a 4-year courses ) and 300level students (for those in a 5-year courses).
Students in their third year studying the courses below are eligible to apply for the MTNF Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme;
2. Agric. Extension and Rural Development
3. Agricultural Science
5. Animal Breeding and Genetics
6. Animal Nutrition
7. Animal Production and Health
8. Aquaculture and Fisheries Management
9. Applied Physics
11. Chemical Engineering
12. Civil Engineering
13. Computer and Electronics
14. Computer and Information Science
15. Computer and Mathematics
16. Computer Engineering
17. Computer Science
18. Electrical Engineering
19. Electrical/Electronic Engineering
20. Electronics and Computer Technology
21. Electronics Engineering
22. Engineering Physics
23. Industrial Mathematics
24. Industrial Physics
25. Information Technology
27. Mechanical Engineering
28. Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
29. Petroleum and Gas Engineering
30. Physics Electronics
32. Physics/ Computationa
To apply for the MTNF scholarship, visit https://www.mtnonline.com/scholarships/ to fill the form by clicking on any of the two;
1. Science Technology
2. Blind Students.
NB: The number you're using to register for this scholarship must be registered in your name, with correct arrangements as to avoid issues during payment period when the most sufficient God blesses you with the scholarship. (An Awardee Personal Experience)
MTN Nigeria is firmly committed to supporting Youth Empowerment and the Education sector in Nigeria; evidenced by the launch of this 10th and 8th phase of both the STSS and SSBS respectively.
MTNF has awarded over N2.1Billion in scholarships to 3,829 students from inception to date, and it is worthy of mention that this has only been made possible through partnership with Nigeria institutions.
MTNF scholarship Past Questions will be dropping soon. This post will be updated with link to the past questions as soon as it has been uploaded.