2018 Scholarships for Africans at Michigan State University, USA
A long-awaited opportunity to study at Michigan State University in the United States of America is here with a fully-funded International Mastercard Scholarship for students from Africa and other developing countries. We are pleased to announce to our students that the 2018 Admission and Grant Application Form is available.
The mission of the MasterCard Foundation is to drive education and financial inclusion to promote prosperity in developing countries. The Scholars program is a 10-year, $ 500 million initiative designed to enable 15,000 academically talented students from economically disadvantaged communities (mainly in sub-Saharan Africa) to attend secondary schools and / or universities.
Michigan State University (MSU) is a public research university in East Lansing, Michigan, USA. Founded in 1855, the MSU became the country’s first Land Grant Institution under the Morrill Act of 1862 and served as a model for future Land Grant universities.
Authorization for the Scholarship:
- As a citizen of a Sub-Saharan African country
- Excelling academically
- Coming from an economically disadvantaged environment
- Have shown the will to give something back to the community, the country or the continent
- I have expressed my desire and intention to return to your home country after completing my studies.
The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Michigan State University for Masters students is open to students who have already earned a bachelor’s degree from an African university and are residents or citizens of an African country.
This scholarship is aimed at both (Undergraduate/Masters and PhD) students. All applications must be submitted online by 1 February 2018 at the university.
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