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MTN Foundation Scholarship Program 2024 for Young Nigerian Students

MTN Foundation Scholarship Program 2024

MTN Foundation Scholarship Program 2024

Applications are now open for the 2024 MTN Foundation Scholarship Program. The MTN Foundation, established in 2010, offers annual awards to recognize and reward eligible high-performing students in Nigerian public tertiary institutions across three categories:

MTN Science and Technology Scholarship (MTN STS)

  • Eligibility: Open to eligible 300-level students studying Science & Technology-related courses in Nigerian public tertiary institutions (Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education).
  • Awards: 300 students are awarded scholarships until graduation upon meeting grade requirements.
  • Annual Award: Starting in 2024, the award amount has increased from N200,000 to N300,000.

MTN Scholarship for Blind Students (MTN SBS)

  • Eligibility: Open to eligible 200 and 300-level blind students studying any course in Nigerian public tertiary institutions (Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education).
  • Awards: The number of blind students to receive scholarships has increased from 60 to 100.
  • Annual Award: Starting in 2024, the award amount has increased from N200,000 to N300,000 and will be awarded until graduation if grade requirements are met.

Top 10 UTME Scholarship

  • Eligibility: The top 10 scoring candidates of UTME as announced by JAMB automatically qualify.
  • Awards: Scholarships are awarded from 100 level through to graduation upon meeting grade requirements.
  • Annual Award: Starting in 2024, the award amount has increased from N200,000 to N300,000.
  • Note: The Top 10 UTME Scholarship is awarded irrespective of the successful candidates’ preferred course of study or tertiary institution—public or private in Nigeria.

Eligibility Requirements

MTN Science and Technology Scholarship (STS)

  • Level of Study:
    • Open to students who have completed their second semester 200 level examinations going to 300 level.
    • Open to students currently in their 300 level as the academic calendar is not aligned across all public tertiary institutions.
  • CGPA Requirements:
    • Public Universities and Colleges of Education: Minimum CGPA of 3.0/4 or 3.5/5 (second class upper credit).
    • Public Polytechnics: Minimum CGPA of 3.0 (upper credit) from OND Program and must have secured admission into HND Program.
    • Direct Entry level students: Minimum CGPA of 3.0 (upper credit) from OND Program and must have secured admission into 300 level/3rd year in a Public University.

MTN Scholarship for Blind Students (SBS)

  • Level of Study:
    • Open to 200 & 300-level blind students in any Nigerian public tertiary institution (Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education).
    • For blind students studying Law (a 5-year course), only 300-level students can apply.
  • CGPA Requirements:
    • Universities or Colleges of Education: Minimum CGPA of 2.5.
    • Public Polytechnics: Minimum CGPA of 2.0 from OND Program and must have secured admission into HND Program.

Application Procedure

For more information and to apply, visit the official webpage of the MTN Foundation Scholarship Program.


Contact Information

For any inquiries, please contact the MTN Foundation Scholarship Program coordinator.


Conclusion

The MTN Foundation Scholarship Program 2024 provides an excellent opportunity for high-performing Nigerian students in science, technology, and other fields, as well as blind students, to receive financial support for their education. Apply now and take a step towards achieving your academic goals with the help of MTN Foundation!

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