MTN Foundation invites applications from qualified Nigerian undergraduate students for its 2021 Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme.

The MTN Foundation Science & Technology Scholarship scheme seeks to attract high performing full-time second-year students studying in public tertiary institutions (universities, polytechnics and colleges of education) in Nigeria. The scholarship provides financial assistance to students who might otherwise be unable to pay for their tertiary education and aims to recognize and reward academic excellence.

Since 2010, over 5,000 scholarships have been awarded


Worth of Award

The scholarship covers school fees, book allowance and stipend for one academic year.


  • 300 level students studying Science & Technology related courses and blind students studying in Public Tertiary Institutions (Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges of Education) across Nigeria.
  • The scholarship is renewed every year 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 advertised, are welcome from full-time students in their second year of study.

How to Apply

Eligible applicants are to apply online via their website (see link below).

Deadline: Applications close on July 21, 2021.


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