2018 MasterCard Foundation Scholars Programme At University Of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh 2018 MasterCard Foundation Scholars Programme is offering the mastercard scholarships to African students who wants to pursue a bachelors and masters degree in the institution.

This scholarship is aimed at  providing full scholarships, including accommodation costs, living costs, travel and tuition fees to students taking courses on campus at Edinburgh.

This scholarship is furnished to present African students the opportunity to grow to be leaders to their communities and enhance the lives of human beings after they get back to their respective home countries.

Offered annually? Yes

See Also : 2017 Master of Leadership in Global Development Scholarship

Eligible Countries: African countries

To be taken at (country): Scotland, UK

Eligible Field Of Study: 

  • All Undergraduate programmes

2018 Mastercard foundation scholars programme is available for the following Postgraduate Masters programmes:

  • MSc Africa and International Development
  • MSc Environment and Development
  • MSc Global Health Policy
  • LLM Human Rights
  • MA Product Design
  • MSc Sustainable Energy Systems

Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • Be Africans.
  • Qualify academically for admission to the University of Edinburgh. We prefer that applicants apply to this scholarship BEFORE applying to the University.
  • Be able to demonstrate leadership and service skills to the community.
  • Must also be committed to returning to Africa following their graduation to give back to their home community and country.
  • be able to demonstrate financial needs.

See Also :2017/2018 NITDA Overseas Scholarships for Nigerian Students – Apply Now

Number of Awardees: 

  • 25 scholarships are available in 2018/2019 for undergraduate programmes
  • 10 scholarships are available in 2018/2019 for Masters programmes

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Application Deadline: 30th November 2017.

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