Registration for MTN ICT and business skills training 2020 is ongoing and all interested persons in the selected states in Nigeria are advised to to visit the online MTN ICT and business skills training registration portal and apply.
What is MTN ICT and Business Training All About?
MTN ICT and business skills training is a product of MTN Nigeria Foundation Limited which was established by MTN Nigeria Communications Limited in July 2004 to drive MTN Nigeria’s Corporate Social Investment (CSI) initiatives aimed at improving the quality of lives in communities across the Nigeria.
The MTNF ICT & Business Skills Training initiative aims at building the capacity of the youths (18 – 35 years) in ICT and Business Skills towards enhancing their employability and entrepreneurial abilities. The training program is implemented in partnership with some MTN Ecosystem partners (Oracle, Google, KPMG, IBM and Digital Bridge Institute)
The initiative, which is in its third phase, aligns with the MTNF’s Youth Empowerment cause and has supported the Government’s efforts at promoting sustainable socio-economic development in Nigeria, and to date has recorded 1,933 young people trained across five states (i.e. Oyo, Kano, Imo, Nasarawa and Rivers States).
Over 1,930 youths have participated in the training program. The short-term impact assessment revealed that some of the trained participants have gone on to set up their own businesses using the skills taught at the training.
Youths in the following states have benefitted from this program: Oyo, Kano, Nasarawa, Imo, and Rivers. MTNF plan to extend this intervention to other states in Nigeria.
MTN ICT and Business Skills Training 2020 is Aligned with the Following Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)
- SDG1-No Poverty.
- SDG2-Zero Hunger.
- SDG8-Decent Work and Economic Growth.
- SDG9-Industry Innovation and Infrastructure.
- SDG4-Reduced Inequalities.
States that Should Apply for MTN ICT And Business Skills Training 2020
How to Apply for MTN ICT and Business Skills Training 2020
All interested persons willing to apply for MTN ICT and Business Skills training 2020 should click on the registration below and apply for MTNF program. all successful applicants will contacted through the email address or phone number you provided while registering for the program.
When is the Closing Date for MTN ICT and Business Skills Training 2020?
MTN ICT and Business skills training is a youth empowerment program sponsored by MTN foundation in partner with Google, Oracle, KPMG, IBM and Digital Bridge Institute. the training for 2020 program is open and the closing date is 25th October, 2020.
Who Can Apply for MTN ICT and Business Skills Training 2020?
MTN foundation has launched its 2020 MTN ICT and skills training program for the general public between the age of 18 to 35 years of age to register and get training for their established businesses or business ideas.
MTN Scholarship Scheme
The MTN Scholarship Scheme is an annual scholarship award that seeks to recognize and reward qualified high performing students. It is made up of the MTN Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme (MTN STSS) and the MTN Scholarship Scheme for Blind Students (MTN SSBS). Both Scholarships under the Youth Empowerment Cause, are currently in their 9th and 7th phase respectively.
Under both scholarships, eligible 300 level students studying Science & Technology related courses and blind students studying in Public Tertiary Institutions (Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education) across Nigeria are awarded scholarships worth N200,000.00 annually till graduation as long as they maintain the required grades. Entries are closed at the moment.
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