MTNF Scholarship scheme for 2020 session is out. Also, MTN foundation scholarship is an annual scholarship for all 3rd-year students in tertiary institutions. These institutions include the Colege of Education, Polytechnique, and University. In addition, this scholarship also includes the blind students who are in the 2nd and 3rd years respectively.
Brief Knowledge About MTNF Scholarship
Furthermore, this MTN scholarship scheme is to support undergraduate students who are unable to pay their fees annually. More so, Its always awarded to high performing students with at least 3.5 CGPA. Also, they have to be studying science-related courses. Again, this scholarship is basically for 3rd-year students in all Nigerian tertiary institutions for normal students.
In view of this, MTN awards over N200 000 annually to 3rd-year undergraduate students only. Again, they equally award to blind students of 2nd and 3rd year irrespective of their courses. Also, this is to encourage physically challenged students. Similarly, all the blind students in the 2nd & 3rd year who wish to apply must have a CGPA of at least 2.5. This scholarship is for students only in Nigerian public tertiary institutions. MTN awards this scholarship under its Science & Technology Scholarship Scheme and Scholarship Scheme For Blind Students.
However, students who are on both schemes but happen to maintain their expected grades & targets will make MTN renew their scholarship annually until they graduate. That is to say that, if you want to enjoy the privilege annually after you must have secured it initially. You have to maintain a target CGPA of 3.5 for normal students & 2.5 for blind students. Again, According to the report, over 34 students from the UNN are currently enjoying this scheme annually. You can follow suit if you apply on time and follow all the required guidelines.
In addition, MTN Foundation has awarded over N1.2 billion to about 3 829 students since the inception of this scheme to date.
You can apply for this scholarship by clicking @ APPLY MTN SCHOLARSHIP
Qualifications Of 2020 MTNF Scholarship Scheme
- Firstly, applicants must be 3rd-year level students from public tertiary institutions for normal students
- Secondly, applicants must be 2nd & 3rd-year level students from public tertiary institutions specifically for blind students.
- Thirdly, students from university and college of education must have CGPA of 3.5
- Fourthly, those candidates from Polytechnique must have a GPA of 3.0 from OND and must have gotten admission for HND respectively.
- Lastly, this scholarship is opened for undergraduate students in Nigeria only.
Finally, this scholarship is a way of helping students with tuition fees, allowances, pocket money, etc. All students who are eligible for this scheme should apply in order to be financially buoyant enough. Again, if there is any question regarding this write-up, you can forward it.