This is to inform Nigerians in Nigerian-Based Tertiary institutions about the 2021 MTN Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme. Details about the award are given below.
One of the scholarships that are available for interested students to apply for is the MTM Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme 2021. All interested applicants who have found the incentive to apply for the scholarship program can start applying. In this article, we would be giving comprehensive explanations of what the MTN Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme 2021 is, its eligibility and how to apply.
About the MTN Science And Technology Scholarship Scheme
The MTN Foundation Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme mainly seeks to attract highly intelligent students and students who have high performance in their tertiary institutions, it seeks to attract high-performance full-time second-year students of tertiary institutions in Nigeria.
Through the MTN science and technology Scholarship Scheme 2021 there has been a great provision of financial assistance to students who are not financially buoyant and might not be able to Pay for their tertiary education.
The MTN Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme 2021 currently in its 12th phase aims to recognize and reward academic excellent three hundred and sixty qualified and successful full-time Nigerian students who are studying science and technology-related courses in their tertiary institutions.
The scholarship covers the tuition, book and allowance stipend and it is renewed every year until graduation for existing awardees provided they have maintained the minimum CGPA of 3.5 while new applicants are welcome from full time in their second year of study.
300 successful students are awarded scholarships worth N200,000.00 annually till graduation if they maintain the required grades.
There are certain eligibility requirements for you to have met up to before you can apply for the MTN Science And Technology Scholarship Scheme 2021. In order for you to be able to apply for the scholarship program, you must have been qualified by meeting up to the eligibility requirements as stated by the scholarship body.
These eligibility requirements are criteria that streamline the number of applicants and they are one of the main things you have to take notice of when applying for the Scholarship. The following are the Eligibility Requirements for the MTN Science And Technology Scholarship Scheme 2021;
- 3rd-year (300 level) students studying Science & Technology-related courses, in public tertiary institutions (Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education) with 3.5 CGPA or its equivalent of second class upper are eligible to apply
These are the eligibility requirements for the MTN Science and technology Scholarship Scheme 2021 for all interested candidates to take notice of.
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Courses Eligible for the 2021 MTN Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme
If you are studying any of these courses below, you can apply for the 2020 MTN Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme.
- Agric. Extension and Rural Development.
- Agricultural Science.
- Animal Breeding and Genetics.
- Animal Nutrition.
- Animal Production and Health.
- Aquaculture and Fisheries Management.
- Applied Physics.
- Chemical Engineering.
- Civil Engineering.
- Computer and Electronics.
- Computer and Information Science.
- Computer and Mathematics.
- Computer Engineering.
- Computer Science.
- Electrical Engineering.
- Electrical/Electronics Engineering.
- Electronics Engineering.
- Engineering Physics.
- Industrial Mathematics.
- Industrial Physics.
- Information Technology.
- Mechanical Engineering.
- Metallurgical and Materials Engineering.
- Petroleum and Gas Engineering.
- Physics Electronics.
- Physics.Computational Modeling.
- Pure/Applied Physics.
- Statistics and Computer Science.
- System Engineering.
To apply for the MTN Science And Technology Scholarship Scheme 2021 all interested candidates or applicants are to click here.
Note: Only shortlisted applicants will be put into consideration and the MTN Foundation has the responsibility to carry out the final selection of beneficiaries.
The Deadline for the Submission Of Applications for the 2021 MTN Science And Technology Scholarship Scheme is on the 15th August 2021.
Follow this link to visit the official website for more details about the scholarship.