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MTN Foundation Scholarship 2018/2019 – How to Apply as 200 Level Student Online

MTN Foundation Scholarship

The 2018 edition of MTN Foundation Scholarship application has commenced. The scholarship is for full time second year students studying in public tertiary institutions (universities, polytechnics and colleges of education) in Nigeria. 

MTN Foundation Scholarship 2018

This article will give answers to questions like;
Is MTN 2018 Foundation Scholarship Form Out
How can I apply for MTN Foundation Scholarship 2018
What are MTN 2018 Foundation Scholarship Requirement
Which Field of Study is required for the MTN Foundation Scholarship 2018
2018 MTN Foundation Scholarship Deadline

If you have ever wondered why MTN delayed before announcing the application for their annual scholarship scheme, then you are not alone. So many students have asked me the question, when will MTN scholarship application for 2018 begin? The good news is that MTN foundation scholarship application has begun and you can apply now.

A maximum of 500 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 Foundation Scholarship Application Eligibility 2018

The students must be in their second year at the time of application, ie they must be of the 2016/2017 admission set.
Applicants from public Universities and Colleges of Education in Nigeria must be full time undergraduates in 200 level/2nd year.
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)
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).
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 200 level/2nd year in a public University

MTN Foundation Scholarship Field/Area Of Study

Only applications from students studying one of the courses listed below will be considered:

  1. Accountancy/Accounting 
  2. Agric. Extension and Rural Development 
  3. Agricultural Science 
  4. Agronomy 
  5. Animal Breeding and Genetics 
  6. Animal Nutrition 
  7. Animal Production and Health 
  8. Aquaculture and Fisheries Management 
  9. Applied Physics 
  10. Architecture 
  11. Chemical Engineering 
  12. Civil Engineering 
  13. Computer and Electronics 
  14. Computer and Information Science 
  15. Computer and Mathematics 
  16. Computer Engineering 
  17. Computer Science 
  18. Electrical Engineering 
  19. Electrical/Electronic Engineering  
  20. Electronics and Computer Technology 
  21. Electronics Engineering 
  22. Engineering Physics 
  23. Industrial Mathematics 
  24. Industrial Physics 
  25. Information Technology 
  26. Mathematics 
  27. Mechanical Engineering 
  28. Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 
  29. Petroleum and Gas Engineering 
  30. Physics Electronics 
  31. Geophysics 
  32. Physics/ Computational Modeling 
  33. Pure/ Applied Physics 
  34. Statistics 
  35. Statistics and Computer Science 
  36. System Engineering 

MTN Foundation Scholarship Application Requirements

After Applicants details are verified, shortlisted candidates will be invited for an assessment test. They will be required to come with 2 recent passport photographs as well as the original and photocopy of the following documents: 

Valid Student ID card
Any other means of identification (National ID card, International passport or Driver’s license)
Admission letter from JAMB and institution of study
Admission letter for the HND programmes (For Polytechnic students only)

How to Apply for MTN Foundation Scholarship 2018

The mode of application is online, Interested and qualified candidates should:
Apply Here

Application Deadline: Applications do begin September of every year and ends on October of the next year (September – October)

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