As part of its many Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities in Nigeria, MTN has yet again launched an additional scholarship scheme worth N2,000,000 (Two Million Naira) for Nigerian students who are interested in taking a career in Science and Technology. If you have been waiting the MTN Scholarship for 2021 in Nigeria, we are glad to inform you that your wish is finally here and your patience has paid off.
As you are here now, ensure that you read this article to the end, in order to get complete information about this newly created scholarship. The article will be fully focused on the scholarship only, to avoid causing you distractions with information that are not connected to the subject of this discourse.
Who is the MTN Nigeria’s New Scholarship Scheme Designed for?
Well, that is a fantastic question, and we are ready to answer the question because we have the answer right at the tip of our finger. Remember that we said the MTN Nigeria’s new scholarship is worth N2,000,000 (Two Million Naira), and it is for those with an interest in having a career in their field of preferences.
Now, MTN is very interested in the growth of the Nigerian youth, and it believes in the development of the younger generation in whose hands the future lies. It is for this reason that the newly added scholarship is targeted at sponsoring Top 10 UTME performing students. This scholarship is open to all tertiary institutions in Nigeria.
Requirements for MTN Nigeria Scholarship
Below is the criteria for eligibility:
- Applicants must be in their 3rd year (300-level) in any university, College of education or Polytechnics in Nigeria.
- Universities and Colleges of Education applicants must have a minimum CGPA score of 3.5 (equivalent of 2.1).
- Applicants of Polytechnics must have a minimum CGPA score of 3.0 (Upper Credit) and proof of HND or Direct Entry Program admission.
- Current holders of other scholarships award are ineligible for this scholarship.
How to Apply for MTN Scholarship scheme in Nigeria
Applicants are to provide the details below:
• Full Name,
• Matriculation Number,
• Course of Study,
• Home Address,
Please note that names of successfully shortlisted candidates will be published on National newspapers and on the MTN Nigeria website. You can apply for this scholarship at www.mtnonline.com/scholarships/. Application closes on 15th August 2021.