The MTN Nigeria Foundation provides scholarship to eligible Science & Technology students in accredited public universities, polytechnics and colleges of education across the six geo-political zones in Nigeria which will cover tuition, book allowance and stipend (pocket allowance).
The scholarship maybe renewable provided recipients maintain a minimum CGPA of 3.5 or its equivalent (second class upper/upper credit).
Worth of Scholarship: N200, 000.00 (Two hundred thousand Naira only) per student for the duration of an academic year and is paid at the beginning of each academic session.
Eligibility

  • Candidates must be full time undergraduates in 200 level/2nd year in public universities, colleges of education as well as 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 currently undergoing industrial training at the time of applying.

Eligible Disciplines

  • Accountancy
  • Agricultural Science
  • Architecture
  • Communication Technology
  • Computer and Electronics
  • Computer and Information Science
  • Computer and Mathematics
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics and Computer Technology
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Industrial Mathematics
  • Industrial Physics
  • Information Technology
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics Electronics
  • Physics Engineering
  • Physics/ Computational Modeling
  • Pure/ Applied Physics
  • Statistics and Computer Science

Further Instructions
Please read these notes and instructions carefully before completing this form. Be sure that the information you provide is accurate.

  • 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.
    Candidates must be full time undergraduates in 200 level/2nd year in public Universities, Colleges of Education or Polytechnics in Nigeria.
    Current Beneficiaries of other Scholarship award(s) are not eligible to apply
  • The MTN Foundation reserves the right to cancel or suspend a scholarship award if it is discovered that the awardee provided false information
  • Names of successful candidates will be published in National Dailies and on the MTN Nigeria website at www.mtnonline.com.

Deadline: November 27, 2011
To start your application online, click here.

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