MTN ANNOUNCES UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 2023
MTN foundation scholarship 2023: MTN Foundation Science and Technology Scholarship for 2023 is now ongoing. This is for Nigerian Undergraduate Students in their 3rd year. Deadline to apply is June 18th, 2023.
The MTN Foundation Science & Technology Scholarship scheme seeks to attract high-performing full-time third-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. CHECK ALSO: MTN Foundation Scholarship Scheme for Blind Students In Nigeria. Three hundred and sixty (360) qualified and successful full-time Nigerian students studying science and technology related courses are awarded the scholarship which covers tuition, book allowance and stipends.
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.
MTN Science and Technology Scholarship (STS) is open to 300 level students studying Science & Technology related courses, in Nigerian Public Tertiary Institutions (Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education).
MTN Foundation Science & Technology Scholarship Scheme Benefits Since 2010, over 9,000 scholarships have been awarded. The scholarships, awarded on an annual basis, is worth N200,000.00 (Two hundred thousand Naira). This covers tuition, book allowances and living allowances for one academic year. MTN Foundation Science & Technology Scholarship Scheme Eligibility The MTN Science and Technology Scholarship (STS): STEM Students in Public Universities, and Colleges of Education must have a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) score of 3.0/4 or 3.5/5 (second class upper credit) STEM Students in Public Polytechnics must have a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.0 (upper credit) from the Ordinary National Diploma (OND) Program and must have secured admission into the Higher National Diploma (HND) Program. Direct Entry level STEM students must have a minimum CGPA of 3.0 (upper credit) from the Ordinary National Diploma (OND) program and must have secured admission into 300 level/3rd year in a Public University Note: The application is open to students who have completed their second semester 200 level examinations going to 300 level and students currently in their 300 level as we understand that the academic calendar in not aligned across all public tertiary institutions. Students studying any of the following courses can apply:
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/Electronics Engineering 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
How to Apply for MTN Scholarship. Interested candidates who meet the criteria listed above should apply by clicking on the “Apply” button below: Apply Here Official Link Only Shortlisted applicants will be contacted and MTN Foundation bears sole responsibility for final selection of successful beneficiaries. Deadline: June 18th, 2023.