List Of 2018/2019 Scholarships Open To African Students
The following are some of the latest scholarships available for African students, including government scholarships, Foundation scholarships, and University scholarships. These scholarships are available to help undergraduates and graduates. These scholarships can help students in many ways such as educational purposes, tuition fees and books, housing, food, living expenses, and health insurance etc. Dont procrastinate and get these opportunities now.
The MSU MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program
The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Michigan State University for masters students is open to students who have already completed a bachelors degree at an African university and are residents or citizens of an African country. The scholarship provides comprehensive support for the completion of a bachelors or masters degree. The funds cover travel costs, Visa and SEVIS fees, Tuition and other MSU fees, Housing, food, and living expenses, Health insurance. Program Scholars are also provided with a laptop and backpack.
Provided by: Michigan State University (MSU)
Course: Bachelors degree
Eligibility: Graduate students
Deadline: February 1
Apply Now: http://mcfscholars.isp.msu.edu/pros/applications/graduate-application/
The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program
At University of California, Berkeley, the Program will provide comprehensive financial, social, and academic support for about 118 students. The program is open to both undergraduate and professional Masters students. MasterCard Foundation Scholars receive a comprehensive scholarship equivalent to the costs associated with earning a Bachelors or Masters degree, which includes travel, tuition, Berkeley student fees, visa and SEVIS fees, housing, food, living expenses, and cohort signature programs which will focus on leadership topics.
Provided by: University of California Berkeley
Course: Bachelors or masters degree
Eligibility: Both undergraduate and professional Masters students.
Deadline: Undergraduate-November 30th& graduate application deadlines vary by program.
Apply Now: http://mcfscholarsprogram.berkeley.edu/
Foreign Fulbright Student Program
The Fulbright Foreign Student Program is administered by binational Fulbright Commissions/Foundations or U.S. Embassies. The program is open in the USA for 4,000 Students (Masters and PhD) who are citizens of more than 155 countries worldwide, including countries in Africa. The number of awards varies per country, but approximately 4,000 foreign students receive Fulbright scholarships each year.
Provided by: Binational Fulbright Commissions/Foundations or U.S. Embassies
Course: Masters and Ph.D. degree (also non-degree postgraduate studies)
Eligibility: Masters and Ph.D. students
Deadline: Varies per country
Apply Now: http://foreign.fulbrightonline.org/about/applicants
The Imomoh Scholarship
The SPE Foundation is now offering Imomoh Scholarship to Africa Regions students who are pursuing a masters degree in petroleum engineering. The foundation will provide USD 2,000 to 5,000 but the funding must be used for educational purposes such as tuition, books, living expenses, etc.
Provided by: The SPE Foundation
Course: Masters degree in petroleum engineering
Eligibility: Students from the Africa Region
Award: USD 2,000 to 5,000
Deadline: 12 PM (midday) 15 April, Central USA (UTC-5).
Apply Now: http://www.spe.org/scholarships/imomoh.php
The MSFS Scholarship for Students from Africa
The Master of Science in Foreign Service (MSFS) at Georgetown University began offering a full-tuition scholarship for a talented graduate student from sub-Saharan Africa. MSFS is a two-year, full-time graduate degree program in international affairs. Students will take courses in international relations, international trade, international finance, statistics and analytical tools, and history.
Provided by: MSFS at Georgetown University
Course: Two-year, full-time graduate degree program
Eligibility: Graduate student
Deadline: January 15,
Apply Now: http://msfs.georgetown.edu/msfs-continues-Africa-scholarship
The 2018-2019 LAWA Fellowship
Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C. is offering LAWA fellowship program for applicants from any African country. Fellowship is available for those who pursuing the master degree program and be a womens human rights lawyer from Africa in order to be considered. Candidates who are admitted to the LAWA Program must be prepared to cover the costs of all additional expenses (such as their visas, travel, housing, utilities, food, clothing, health insurance, books, etc.), and must be able to demonstrate to the U.S. Embassy for visa purposes that they have the funds available to cover those expenses (approximately $27,085).
Provided by: Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C.
Course: Degree program
Eligibility: Any African countrys candidate
Award: Approximately $27,085
Deadline: Friday, January 13th.
Apply Now: http://www.law.georgetown.edu/academics/centers-institutes/wlppfp/lawa/
The Inclusive Education Scholarship Program
The Inclusive Education Scholarship Program is offering by the Open Society Foundation to African students who have an excellent academic record with a bachelors degree in teaching, public administration/policy, anthropology, social work, psychology, or related field degree. The Program offers awards to individuals from China, Czech Republic, Ukraine, and selected countries in Africa and Latin America for an 18-month master of education degree.
Provided by: The Open Society Foundation
Course: Baster of education degree.
Eligibility: Graduate students
Apply Now: https://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/grants/inclusive-education-scholarship-program-20161007
The Klaus-Jürgen Bathe Leadership Scholarships
At the University of Cape Town, the Klaus-Jürgen Bathe Leadership Program is open to all undergraduate students enrolled in any of the six Faculties of UCT. While it is expected that the majority of scholars will be citizens of South Africa, candidates from other sub-Saharan African countries are also welcome to apply. The scholarship offers full financial support to the value of R120,000-00 per year, intended to cover tuition fees, accommodation, meals and an allowance for books, stationery, and transport.
Provided by: The University of Cape Town
Course: Degree program
Eligibility: Undergraduate students
Award: R120,000 per year
Apply Now: http://www.kjbatheleadership.uct.ac.za/batheleadership/scholarships/#awardandconditions