International scholarships that are in recurrence for African students and those that will last only 2022 – 2023 in types of a government scholarship, commonwealth scholarship, and university scholarship. Fully-funded scholarship and partial ones. Read on the list and apply below.
International Scholarship For African Students
Africa International PGR Scholarship.
The Africa international PGR scholarship offered by King’s College, UK, awards its students full tuition, living expenses, and research support grants for 4 years.
New international students from the African region who planned to pursue Masters in Philosophy or Ph.D. in Researches relevant to the African continent can apply for this scholarship.
Macquarie University Vice Chancellor’s International Scholarship – African Women In STEM.
The Macquarie university vice chancellor’s International scholarship for African Women in STEM gives the student 50% of tuition for a period of up to one year.
New International female students from the sub-Sahara African region who played to pursue undergraduate or postgraduate degrees in the STEM area of study who are accepted at the Macquarie University in Australia can apply for this scholarship.
To be awarded this scholarship, the student would have to earn a GPA of 5.1 and above on a scale of 7.0.
Nyerere Post Graduate Scholarship
Nyerere postgraduate scholarship gives students tuition and an annual stipend of £13.5k for a period of up to one year.
New International students from Tanzania who are accepted into the University of Edinburgh UK who planned to pursue Masters in African and international development can apply for this scholarship.
This scholarship is awarded on high academic achievement and the student would have to earn a first-class honors degree in their undergraduate level of study.
The Loughborough Development Trust African Scholarship.
The Loughborough Development Trust African Scholarship awards students full tuition and new international students from the African region who are accepted at the Loughborough university UK, who planned to pursue a post-graduate degree can apply for this scholarship.
The award is given to students based on high academic performance. The student would have to earn a first-class honor degree in their previous level of study.
Note: This award carries a stipulation that upon the completion of the degree, the student must return to their home country and the student must also indicate on the admission application that they intend to make a significant contribution to their home country upon their return.
Allan And Nesta Ferguson Scholarship.
Allan And Nesta Ferguson Scholarship award students full tuition and maintenance grants for up to one year. New International students who are accepted into SOAS University of London UK with plans to pursue Masters in Africa studies in international studies and diplomacy can apply for the scholarship.
This is also awarded based on higher academic performance or achievement in the previous field of study. The student would have had to earn first-class honors in their undergraduate level of study.
The Standard Bank Africa Chairman’s Scholarship
This gives benefitting students full tuition and living expenses for a year. New International students from certain countries who are accepted into Oxford University, Cambridge University, and the London School of Economics and political science can apply for these awards.
To qualify for this award, students must have a good academic achievement and plan on pursuing a master’s in philosophy.
This scholarship awarded by the University of London offers students a wave-off examination and tuition fees. New International students from Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and South Africa who wants to pursue a postgraduate certificate, postgraduate diploma, or master of law via distance learning can apply.
This scholarship is awarded based on higher academic achievements, leadership ability, and commitment to the development of Southern African countries.
The following list of international scholarship for African students awards schemes allows you to study anywhere in the world if won.
To Study Anywhere
African London Nagasaki (ALN) Fund.
ALN award is a graduate scholarship for African scientists to gain funding for a master’s degree in any area related to disease control in Africa. If won, the student can choose to study at the London’s Institute of Tropical Medicine, The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, or the Nagasaki University in Japan.
Aga Khan Foundation Scholarship Program.
Aga Khan foundation scholarship is a needy graduates scholarship program for African students at masters and Ph.D. levels to continue studies anywhere in the world.
Wells Mountains Foundation Scholarship.
This is a scholarship for needy students from developing countries across the world ( Africans as a majority ) to gain funding for a University at home or in the developing world.
Selected candidates must be ready to live and work in their home countries after completion and will also be enrolled in a program of study that will either benefit the community or contribute to the country’s growth.
Women Techmakers Scholars Program
This scholarship helps women in Africa, the middle east, and parts of Europe to study computer science, computer engineering, or any related field at any level at any university in the mentioned regions.
Rotary Peace Fellowships
Rotary Peace fellowships is a fully funded academic fellowship covering tuition, accommodation, transportation, and field study expenses for master’s degree applicants.
Any eligible African student can apply and the successful ones will study at any selected top university in the world.
To Study In Africa
Access Kenya is a partial scholarship for Kenyan students to get funding to study at the undergraduate level at any accredited university in Kenya.
Mandela Rhodes Scholarship
Mandela Rhodes scholarship is for people with strong leadership skills pursuing a masters degree at a recognized university in South Africa.
Jim Ovia Scholarship
Jim Ovia scholarship is for students to gain funding to study at the undergraduate level in Nigeria. It covers tuition and maintenance allowance.
The Graduate Institution Geneva
A number list of unique masters and Ph.D. scholarships for academically talented students from Africa. Financial aid packages may include cost-of-living scholarships, tuition reduction, and/or a paid position, and are awarded based on the individual’s financial needs as well as academic merit.
WAAW Foundation scholarship.
WAAW Foundation scholarship is a needy scholarship for female African students looking to pursue a STEM-focused undergraduate program (science, technology, engineering, or mathematics) at a recognized African university.
This is list of national and international scholarship for African students anywhere in the world and Africa. This list promises to be updated later with other regions of study for Africa students.