The Leading Telecommunications company in Nigeria through the MTN Foundation Scholarship Scheme has just announced the 2020 Undergraduate scholarships for Nigeria Students
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.
In order to be eligible to apply for the scholarship, applicants must meet the following conditions:
- Candidates must be full time undergraduates in 300 level/3rd year in public Universities, Colleges of Education or Polytechnics in Nigeria.
- Applicants from Universities and Colleges of Education must have a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) score of 3.5 or its equivalent (2:1), while applicants from Polytechnics must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 (upper credit) and evidence of admission for the HND or Direct Entry Program.
- Current Beneficiaries of other Scholarship award(s) are not eligible to apply
Scholarship Value: ₦200,000/ year Till Graduation
Students studying any of the following courses can Apply;
• Agricultural Science
• Communication Technology
• Computer & Electronics
• Computer & Information Science
• Computer Science & Mathematics
• Computer Engineering
• Electrical Engineering
• Electronics And Electronics Technology
• Electronics Engineering
• Engineering Physics, Industrial Physics
• Information Technology
• Mechanical Engineering
• Physics Electronics
• Physics Engineering, Physics/Computational Modeling
• Pure/Applied Physics
• Statistics & Computer Science
• Industrial Mathematics
• Civil Engineering
• Bio-Medical Engineering
• and any other related courses
Deadline: July 21, 2020