Scholarships for Nigerian students to study abroad and in Nigeria 2019-2020

MTN Foundation Scholarship Scheme For Undergraduates Students in Nigeria 2019-2020

The MTN Foundation scholarship scheme seeks to attract high performing full time 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.

MTN Foundation is incorporated in July 2004 to offer a sustainable and focused channel through which MTN Nigeria would drive its corporate social responsibilities initiatives. The foundation partners with both public and credible private organisations to execute sustainable projects. 

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Undergraduate


Aim and Benefits

  1. The Scholarship covers tuition, book allowance and stipends.
  2. Successful applicant's Scholarship award is renewed every year until graduation provided a CGPA of 3.5 or its equivalent is maintained (second class upper/upper credit).
  3. The Scholarship awarded for an Academic year is worth #200,000.00

List of Courses for Undergraduate Scholarship


Requirements for Undergraduate Scholarship Qualification

The student must be in their third year at the time of application, ie they must be in 300L

  1. Applicants from public Universities and Colleges of Education in Nigeria must be full-time undergraduates in 300 level/3rd year.
  2. Applicants from public Universities and Colleges of Education must have a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) score of 3.5 or its equivalent (2:1)
  3. Applicants from public Polytechnics must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 (upper credit) from the Ordinary National Diploma (OND) programme and must have secured admission into the Higher National Diploma programme (HND).
  4. Direct entry level students must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 (upper credit) from the OND programme and must have secured admission into 300 level/3rd year in a public University

Interview date, Process and Venue

A maximum of 500 qualified and successful full-time Nigerian students studying science and technology related courses are awarded the scholarship

Applicants details will be verified and shortlisted candidates will be invited for an assessment test. 

Application Deadline is 2 weeks from date of publication


Required Documents for Application

  1. 2 recent passport photographs
  2. A valid Student ID card
  3. Any other means of identification (National ID card, International passport or Driver’s license)
  4. Admission letter from JAMB and institution of study.
  5. Admission letter for the HND programmes (For Polytechnic students only).


Application Deadline

Not Specified .


How to Apply

Interested and qualified? Go to MTN Foundation on foundation.mtnonline.com to apply
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