2015 MTN Science & Technology Scholarship Award For Nigerians

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The application for the 2015 MTN Scholarship  has commenced.The MTN Foundation Science & Technology Scholarship Scheme is for full time second year students studying in public tertiary institutions (universities, polytechnics and colleges of education) in Nigeria. The scholarship provides financial assistance to students who may 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.


  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) programme and must have secured admission into the Higher National Diploma programme (HND).
  4. 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

Field/Area Of Study

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

• Accountancy/Accounting
• Agric. Extension and Rural Development
• Agricultural Science
• Agronomy
• Animal Breeding and Genetics
• Animal Nutrition
• Animal Production and Health
• Aquaculture and Fisheries Management
• Applied Physics
• Architecture
• Chemical Engineering
• Civil Engineering
• Computer and Electronics
• Computer and Information Science
• Computer and Mathematics
• Computer Engineering
• Computer Science
• Electrical Engineering
• Electrical/Electronic Engineering • 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

Method Of Application

Interested applicants should visit and complete the form here: www.mtnonline.com/mtnfscholarship

Application Portal has opened on Monday 17th August 2015.

Applicants details will be verified and shortlisted candidates will be innvited for an assessment test. They will be required to come with 2 recent passport photographs as well as the original and photocopy of the folloeimg 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)


Application Closes on Sunday, September 6 2015

Incomplete applications will be disregarded.

For more information, click here



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    August 19, 2015 at 3:55 PM

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      September 12, 2015 at 5:44 PM

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  14. John joel

    August 25, 2015 at 11:37 AM

    IT’s a great work MTN is doing, but i observed that coursesd like INDUSTRIAL CHEMISTRY is not added to the above list. But why?

  15. mowlid

    August 25, 2015 at 10:32 PM


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  17. Nura Almajir

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  18. Owen Blessed

    August 30, 2015 at 1:18 PM

    Am studying pure Chemistry i didnt see it among the courses. Please is a chemistry student not eligible to apply?

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    September 5, 2015 at 10:42 PM

    Why MTN scholarship foundation does not provide scholarship to Deaf or Hearing impaired students? It is right to equal opportunity for Deaf.

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    October 14, 2015 at 11:50 PM

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  49. Anyaogu Elijah O.

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  50. Mubarak Abubakar

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