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MTN Foundation Scholarship 2021/2022 Young Nigerian Students Update

Filed in Scholarships Update by on May 21, 2021



MTN Foundation Scholarship 2021 is Out! Seeking Nigerian MTN Foundation Scholarship 2021 Updates? or you want to part of the MTN Foundation Scholarship Program.

MTN Foundation Scholarship 2021/2022 for 200L Nigerian Students

Well, sit tight because this page will guide you with the relevant application tips, eligibility requirements, and other relevant details. Take your time and read through before applying the steps.

MTN Scholarship Eligibility

The students must be in their second year at the time of application, ie they must be of the 2020/2021 admission set.

  1. Applicants from public Universities and Colleges of Education in Nigeria must be full-time undergraduates in 200 level/2nd 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) program and must have secured admission into the Higher National Diploma program (HND).
  4. Direct entry-level students must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 (upper credit) from the OND program and must have secured admission into 200 level/2nd year in a public University.

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MTN Foundation Scholarship Field/Area of Study

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

MTN Foundation Scholarship Requirements

  • Accountancy/Accounting
  • Agric. Extension and Rural Development
  • Agricultural Science
  • Agronomy
  • Animal Breeding and Genetics
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Also, Animal Production and Health
  • Aquaculture and Fisheries Management
  • Applied Physics
  • Architecture
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer and Electronics
  • Computer and Information Science
  • Also, Computer and Mathematics
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • Also, Electronics and Computer Technology
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Industrial Mathematics
  • Industrial Physics
  • Information Technology
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
  • Petroleum and Gas Engineering
  • Physics Electronics
  • Geophysics
  • Physics/ Computational Modeling
  • Pure/ Applied Physics
  • Statistics
  • Statistics and Computer Science
  • System Engineering

MTN Foundation Scholarship Requirements

After the Applicant’s 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 programs (For Polytechnic students only)

How to Apply for MTN Foundation Scholarship

The mode of application is online, Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: Applications do begin September of every year and end in October of the next year (September – October).

A Bit About MTN Foundation 2021 Scholarship

A Bit About MTN Foundation 2021 Scholarship

The MTN Foundation Science & Technology 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.

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 Scholarship FAQ’s 2021

1. Can Polytechnic OND and HND Students Apply for the MTN Scholarships?

Yes! they are Eligible to Apply for the Scholarship. The Applicant must be in his/her ND2. The Scholarship applicant must be in the above-specified field of Study for the Application to be considered.

2. How Many students are Awarded the MTN Scholarship Annually?

500 MTN Scholars are named annually. The MTN Scholarship Shortlist is pasted on national dailies, Official Social Media Handles, and mails are sent to winners.

3. I Sat for WAEC/SSCE Examination Twice can I Still Apply?

Yes! you can apply as there are provisions for you to insert those results accordingly

4. When Will the MTN Scholarship Results be Out?

The results are always released in September annually based on the trends we have followed thus far. This question is always popping up on Google search.

We have taken time to study the MTN Foundation Scholars Award Trends and we can say that 80% of the results released have been in September. Expect August/September 2021 this year as the time.

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    1. NWOGHA CHINEDU.M says:

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      Am interested in the scholarship!

    2. NWOGHA CHINEDU.M says:

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      Am interested in the scholarship!

    3. Kelly Ryan Bayingana says:

      Thank you! I would like to know if i could apply for this scholarship when am still in Grade 11!
      Email: [email protected]
      Number: +250 734586016

    4. Prisca says:

      Please keep me updated.


      [email protected]


    5. Edward Ioror says:

      Notify me when the 2018/2019 application will start
      Thank you for touching lives every day and every where.

    6. Nuhu Umar horo says:

      [email protected]


    7. Kenneth Odoh says:

      Please kindly notify me when applications begin for the 2018 batch

    8. Kenneth Odoh says:

      Please kindly notify me when applications begin for the 2018/2019 batch

    9. Nelson mukuka says:

      I had difficulties in applying I need some help

    10. Nelson mukuka says:

      I had troubles applying am kindly asking for help

    11. Toryila Mercy says:

      Pls notify me of the commencement day of the scholarship for this year as soon as its announced. Thanks

    12. Oabona Kgaswane says:

      Please keep me updated on the scholarship..i am interested in applying so as to pursue my dreams

    13. Chibueze Victory Oluebube says:

      I also need information on scholarship

    14. david says:

      thanks do you offer master of human resource management

    15. bezzy says:

      pls keep me informed

    16. Johanna N Petrus says:

      Do namimbians allow to register?

    17. vitor says:

      [email protected]

    18. Barnabas says:

      Pls inform me

    19. oluwapelumi says:

      Pls am studying biochemistry and have applied for the scholarship. Do you have any study guide you can recommend. If there is, I will like to know. Thanks

    20. usman says:

      nice information.

    21. Prince says:

      Can a student who did JUPEB A-Level program apply as well.

    22. Prince says:

      [email protected]

    23. Opuada says:

      please what is happening. I been trying to register but system is still saying Closed

    24. lawal umar dobi says:

      [email protected]


    25. Ukaka Miracle says:

      I also have an issue, i registered and received a confirmation message via email but i cannot login.

    26. shifau says:

      My CGPA is 3.25 and I school in ABU Zaria am I eligible to apply

    27. emmanuel says:

      please notify me when registration is open Thanks

    28. Okoh samuel says:

      Am a 100 level student studying maths @ uniport am I qualified pls reply

    29. Okoh samuel says:

      08105278892 [email protected]

    30. musa says:

      Notify me when registration is open pls… Via [email protected]

      Thnk u.

    31. mariam says:

      [email protected]


    32. mariam says:

      has application not yet commence? the page to register says registration closed.

    33. Yusuf says:

      Nice job,.please keep updating us.

    34. Yusuf says:

      Nice job, please keep updating us

    35. Ozumu edafe says:

      Please keep me updated on the scholarship.

    36. akpufu azibataman says:

      08027409106 akpufu azi

    37. Larry Emma says:

      [email protected]

    38. Larry Emma says:

      [email protected]
      But they said the registration is closed

    39. 08096545757 says:

      If you got admission in 2016/2017,are you not eligible?

    40. Emiwei says:

      Has application not yet commenced or closed? The link showed “REGISTRATION CLOSED”

    41. Ojo Oluwaseun says:

      Ojo oluwaseun

      [email protected]

    42. Ojo Oluwaseun says:

      pls the link you put for it not working. Shows registration closed on the mtn scholarship

    43. Samcee says:

      Okay. Thank you thank you thank you!
      My number, 08167333543
      Email, [email protected]

    44. Francis says:

      Do keep me informed on THIS.

    45. Nice job here…keep it up

    46. TG says:

      nice content

    47. Oluwafunminiyi says:

      Nice update

      keep it up

      love u

    48. Aliyu isah karofi says:

      my name is Aliyu isah karofi, I am study at ummaru musa yar adua university katsina,

    49. interesting

    50. Nwanochie Emmanuel says:

      [email protected]


    51. Tyowua Hannah says:

      good day IAM studying food science and I need to know if I can also apply. Thanks

    52. please keep me updated on this scholarship issues (August 2017) I am interested and would like to benefit from it. thanks and please do something to see that medical students also benefit from it. thanks.

    53. aduloju seye says:

      Please Keep Me Informed 08102492410

    54. Victor says:

      07089204360 [email protected]

    55. Oyinze uchenna queenette says:

      Is the scholarship meant for only those that study science course? Because I didn’t see any Art course at the list of courses listed.

    56. Amadi emmanuel says:

      [email protected]

    57. Amadi emmanuel says:

      Please keep me informed

    58. Nelo says:

      [email protected]

      Ugwu chinelo


    59. Asaolu .J. Peace says:

      Are medical students eligible for this scholarship, likewise for students in Dentistry, Medical Rehabilitation, Nursing.

    60. Yusuf Mustapha Hammed says:

      Yusuf Mustapha Hammed
      [email protected]

    61. Morah Izunna says:

      [email protected]

    62. Sunday Ndubuisi says:

      [email protected]

    63. Sunday Ndubuisi says:


    64. Sunday Ndubuisi says:

      I am happy for the information

    65. Lolomari Benibo Faith says:

      Please keepme updated at the right time,I would like to benefit from this..thank you

    66. Oloriegbe Abdulmalik says:

      [email protected]

    67. Felix Daniel says:

      Student who secure admission into University this year with his/her upper credit. And have seat for institution first semester exams añd get 3.0 and above and yet to seat for second semester. Is that student eligible to apply?

    68. Noble says:

      [email protected]


    69. IT there know any scholarship award for undergraduate medical and premedical students?

      2. Architecture graduate can she/he benefits in Network IP security Engineers vacancy at MTN Nigeria.

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