MTN Scholarship 2023 – Are you a Nigerian student dreaming of pursuing a degree program but struggling with financial constraints? Look no further! The MTN Scholarship Scheme is here to provide a remarkable opportunity for dedicated and high-performing students across Nigerian Public Tertiary Institutions. In this blog article, we will delve into the details of the MTN Scholarship Scheme, including its categories, application process, and the benefits it offers.
MTN Scholarship Category
The MTN Scholarship Scheme consists of two distinct categories tailored to meet the diverse needs of exceptional scholars. Firstly, there is the MTN Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme (MTN STSS), which is designed for students studying Science and Technology-related courses in Nigerian Public Tertiary Institutions. Secondly, we have the MTN Scholarship Scheme for Blind Students (MTN SSBS), catering specifically to blind students pursuing any course in Nigerian Public Tertiary Institutions.
Application and Deadline: If you are interested in these scholarship opportunities, the application process is simple. The deadline for application submission is June 18th, 2023. Ensure you complete your application within the specified timeframe to be considered for this prestigious scholarship.
Scholarship Benefits: Selected scholars will receive an annual sum of N200,000.00 until their graduation. This financial assistance will alleviate the burden of tuition fees and other educational expenses, allowing you to focus on your studies and excel academically.
MTN Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
- Open to 300 level students studying Science and Technology-related courses in Nigerian Public Tertiary Institutions (Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education).
- Applicants should have completed their second-semester 200 level examinations and be proceeding to 300 level or currently be in their 300 level.
MTN Scholarship for Blind Students (SBS):
Below are the requirements for
- Open to 200 and 300 level blind students studying any course in Nigerian Public Tertiary Institutions.
- For blind students studying Law, only 300 level students are eligible to apply.
MTN Scholarship CGPA Requirements for (MSTS)
Below are the requirements for MTN Science and Technology Scholarship (MSTS)
- STEM students in Public Universities and Colleges of Education must have a minimum CGPA of 3.0/4 or 3.5/5 (Second Class upper credit).
- STEM students in Public Polytechnics must have a minimum CGPA of 3.0 (upper credit) from the Ordinary National Diploma (OND) Program and have secured admission into the Higher National Diploma (HND) Program.
- Direct Entry level STEM students must have a minimum CGPA of 3.0 (upper credit) from the Ordinary National Diploma (OND) program and have secured admission into the 300 level/3rd year in a Public University.
- Blind students in Universities or Colleges of Education must have a minimum CGPA of 2.5.
- Blind students in Public Polytechnics must have a minimum CGPA of 2.0 from the Ordinary National Diploma (OND) Program and have secured admission into the Higher National Diploma (HND) Program.
How to Apply for MTN Scholarship 2023
To apply for the MTN Scholarship 2023, kindly follow the steps below;
- Visit the MTN Scholarship Offical Application Portal via: https://apps.mtn.ng/scholarships/form
- and chose either MSBS or SBS to commence as shown in the image below
- Accept the Terms and conditions then click on “Next” to proceed and complete your registration.
The MTN Scholarship Scheme is an incredible opportunity for Nigerian students to achieve their educational aspirations and excel in their chosen fields. By providing financial assistance, the scheme enables scholars to focus on their studies without the burden of financial constraints. Don’t miss this chance to apply and secure your path to educational excellence. Take a step towards a brighter future by applying for the MTN Scholarship today!