Announcing the MTN Foundation Scholarship, 2011/2012

Announcing the MTN Foundation Scholarship, 2011/2012

The  Foundation will provide financial support to eligible Science & Technology students in accredited educational public universities, polytechnics and colleges of education across the six geo-political zones in  which will cover tuition, book allowance and stipend (pocket allowance).

The  award is worth N200, 000.00 (Two hundred thousand Naira only) per student for the duration of an academic year and is paid at the beginning of each academic session.

The scholarship maybe renewable provided recipients maintain a minimum CGPA of 3.5 or its equivalent (second class upper/upper credit).


Candidates must be full time undergraduates in 200 level/2nd year in public universities, colleges of education as well as polytechnics in .

Applicants from universities and colleges of education must have a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) score of 3.5 or its equivalent (2:1), while applicants from polytechnics must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 (upper credit) and currently undergoing industrial training at the time of applying.

1. Accountancy
2. Agricultural Science
3. Architecture
4. Communication Technology
5. Computer and Electronics
6. Computer and Information Science
7. Computer and Mathematics
8. Computer Engineering
9. Computer Science
10. Electrical Engineering
11. Electronics and Computer Technology
12. Electronics Engineering
13. Engineering Physics
14. Industrial Mathematics
15. Industrial Physics
16. Information Technology
17. Mathematics
18. Mechanical Engineering
19. Physics Electronics
20. Physics Engineering
21. Physics/ Computational Modeling
22. Pure/ Applied Physics
23. Statistics and Computer Science

Please read these  instructions carefully before completing this form. Be sure that the information you provide is accurate.
Applicants from Universities and Colleges of Education must have a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) score of 3.5 or its equivalent (2:1), while applicants from Polytechnics must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 (upper credit) and evidence of admission for the HND or Direct Entry Program.
Candidates must be full time undergraduates in 200 level/2nd year in public Universities, Colleges of Education or Polytechnics in .
Current Beneficiaries of other Scholarship award(s) are not eligible to apply

The  Foundation reserves the right to cancel or suspend a scholarship award if it is discovered that the awardee provided false information.

Names of successful candidates will be published in National Dailies and on the  website

Click here to Apply for MTN Scholarship

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21 thoughts on “Announcing the MTN Foundation Scholarship, 2011/2012

  • Innocent

    (November 19, 2011 - 5:02 pm)

    well done MTN but you should not have restricted the offer to the courses that favour your organization only. Why not sciences and engineering?

  • Iyke

    (November 27, 2011 - 1:47 am)

    Thumbz up 4 mtn,4 helping the less-privilege through skool,we all appreci8 wat u r doin,bt jst want 2 add that the offer should b open 2 al university/polythecnic undergraduate,in al discipline.thanks

  • mathew shodipo

    (November 28, 2011 - 9:23 am)

    i want scholorship

  • akunu esther

    (December 2, 2011 - 12:03 pm)

    pls where are we writing the exam


    (December 2, 2011 - 4:13 pm)

    How can i know if my online registration is submitted.

  • Bashiru musa

    (December 2, 2011 - 10:55 pm)

    Sir i am in n.c.e '3' can i apply.

  • miracle

    (December 3, 2011 - 11:09 am)

    when will the names of successful candidates b published? Where r d venues for d examination? Pls reply..

  • Ibrahim ismail B

    (December 4, 2011 - 3:02 pm)

    Kudos 2 Mtn 4 awarding dis scholarship bt hw may i knw d date and venue 4 test or interview, also hw may i knw am eligible. Pls respond

  • Collins Anudu

    (December 5, 2011 - 7:21 am)

    Pls tel us hw we can check d shortlist of selected applicants…i need 2 know cos d exam is dis saturday.


    (December 5, 2011 - 6:38 pm)

    Kudos 2 Mtn.EVERYWHERE U GO…

  • alexander

    (December 6, 2011 - 12:45 pm)

    when is this list coming out mtn

  • reinforcer

    (December 6, 2011 - 11:21 pm)

    ow do i know if i've bin shortlisted cos d exam is on friday & dere is no list online

  • natufe egwonor super

    (December 7, 2011 - 1:59 pm)

    i appreciate your organisation effort,in making a way to providing fund for the nigerian child.

  • Debby

    (December 9, 2011 - 12:17 pm)

    How do i knw am invited

  • mark anthoy

    (December 9, 2011 - 1:07 pm)

    when is the scholarship exam

  • mark anthoy

    (December 9, 2011 - 1:11 pm)

    is the list of sucessful student out

  • Benjamin Bem. Awua

    (December 9, 2011 - 6:22 pm)

    Nice!! I really appreciate mtn for this work; It would've been better if mtn open her arms to every student irrespective of his/her descipline.

  • Temitope

    (December 13, 2011 - 12:51 pm)

    I haven't got any reply from you after my registration.

  • afolabi kayode yusuf

    (December 19, 2011 - 5:59 pm)

    pls am one of mtnf beneficiary for phase 2 and i make my requirement again when are going to call us

  • Yawutama Emmanuel

    (January 20, 2012 - 8:41 am)

    Up MTN for your outstanding offers but why not extend your saving hands to include sciences like chemistry and physics or even all programmes

  • Fred

    (April 21, 2012 - 6:00 am)

    Kudos to mtnf 4 ur outreach to the Nigerian student. Pls, I’m one of the participant in the mtnfscholarship phase 2. I want to ask, when wil the names of successful candidate be out? Thanks.

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