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Study In Canada- MasterCard Foundation Scholarship For Africans At British Columbia University

The University of British Columbia, Canada partners with the MasterCard foundation Scholars Programme to grant $25M Scholarships to African students;

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: African countries

To be taken at (country): University of British Columbia, Canada

Eligible Field of Study: Development related fields

About Scholarship: The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program is a $500 million initiative to inspire young people — particularly from Africa — to lead change through education.

The University of British Columbia, Canada is pleased to partner with The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program to provide comprehensive scholarships to students from Sub-Saharan Africa. The Program provides access to education for academically talented, yet economically marginalized young people. More than 110 students from Africa will receive comprehensive scholarships to live and learn at the University of British Columbia thanks to a $25 million grant from The MasterCard Foundation. The first cohort of Scholars will arrive at UBC this fall. Over the next 10 years, UBC expects to welcome 77 undergraduate and 35 master’s degree students through the Program.

UBC is among the first Canadian universities to join The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program and one of 15 institutions in the world participating in the $500 million global education initiative.

Offered Since: 2013

Application Deadline- 15th November, 2017

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5 comments

  1. Rahma Ahmed yasin

    Hi iam rahma Ahmed yasin from Somalia I am 20yrs old I finish secondary school so I really wish to get that opportunity to find out this scholarship. Plz help me

  2. hi dear scholar my name is alemu kejela iam from Ethiopian and graduated in masters of public financial management and now i want t learn a supply and chain management

  3. heloo iam abdirahman i wish really this opportunity help me please in this opportunity

  4. Fatma Mohamed yusuf

    Hi i am fatma Mohamed yusuf 18 years old
    I finished secondary school
    I want to win this opportunity its important for me to create my own life and to become important person
    So why Somalia doesn’t include those African countries
    Is it that we don’t have a government
    Don’t we deserve to get a new chance

  5. Khalid Saad Mohammed Ismail

    Hey Iam Khalid Saad from Egypt I am 30 years old I finished my college and got a bachelor degree of the physical science , I really wish to get this opportunity to find out this scholarship , plz help me .

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