27 Scholarships For International Students From Africa [Share This]



Africans, amongst students from every other continent, are presented with great/numerous opportunities. This is not for any other reason but for their intellectual strength and great love for education. The most amazing fact is that even a Student with what seems to be a low academic background/record can qualify…(Yes, if you don’t believe this, check out the Eligibility/Criteria of number 20).

Below are a list of  27 mouth-watering International Scholarship Opportunities you don’t want to miss.

1.  Rhodes Trust Scholarships for Africans/International Students at University of Oxford 2018

The Rhodes Trust Postgraduate Scholarship Application are currently been accepted, this  Program is  for international students from select countries including Africans, to study at University of Oxford (See country list below) and eligibility criteria applies,also deadlines varies for various regions of the world…..Read more

2.  Shanghai Government Scholarship for International Bachelors, Masters and PhD Students

Shanghai University is happy to announce the Shanghai Government Scholarship for international students who want to study undergraduate bachelor courses, and postgraduate masters and PhD courses….Read More

3.  2018, Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Commonwealth Countries

Commonwealth is delighted to call for applications for the commonwealth  Split-site Scholarship open for the citizens of developing commonwealth countries….Read More

4. Chevening Scholarships 2018-2019 for international Students (SHARE THIS)

World Scholarship Forum is delighted to inform you that the Biggest Scholarship Program in the World, Chevening Scholarships for International Students. A scholarship awarded by the UK government…..Read More

5. Latest Canada Scholarships for Undergraduates, Masters and PhD Programmes 2018/2019

Canada, the 7th  Most Educated Nation in the world presents many Opportunities for African students to study free under Fully Funded Scholarships..…. Read More

6. 120 MasterCard Foundation Scholarships at EARTH University for Africa, Latin America and Caribbean Students 2017/2018 – APPLY

Earth University Costa Rica is inviting applications from for the MasterCard Foundation Scholarship program for Students from Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean to study for undergraduate degrees in Agricultural sciences and Natural resources management 2017/2018.

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7. RUFORUM MasterCard Undergraduate and Masters Scholarships for African Students 2017/2018

The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) in collaboration with the MasterCard Foundation, Gulu University, and Egerton University is offering scholarships to enhance the application of science, technology, business, and innovation for rural agriculture.

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8. The MasterCard Foundation Scholarships for Kenyans 2017

The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program provides young people who have demonstrated academic talent with access to quality education. The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program is a growing initiative and to date, the Program has committed over $700 million to supporting the education and leadership development of over 30,000 young people.

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9. MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program for Ghanians 2017/2018 – APPLY

Ashesi University College will be awarding significant financial support to qualified undergraduate students who need such assistance to pursue bachelors degree through  a $13 million partnership with The MasterCard Foundation,

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Are you a student from Sub-Saharan Africa who has demonstrated academic talent and a personal commitment to giving back to your country, but you face significant economic barriers to higher education? If so, we invite you to apply to the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program.

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 11. Top 10 UK Scholarships For Africans and International Students 2018-2019

Do you want to study in the UK for free? The British Government and UK Universities provide a large number of scholarships for international students who wants to study in United Kingdom. To help you, World Scholarship Forum has listed the top 10+ UK Scholarships for international students….Read More

12. List of Germany Scholarships for Developing Countries 2018-2019

Opportunities are available for Students from The Developing Countries of the World to Study in Germany. The Opportunities are designed for students pursuing their Masters, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Phd Degrees in Germany…Read More

13. SCHOLARSHIPS IN CANADA: York University International Entrance Scholarships for Undergraduate Students 2018/2019 – APPLYYork University is inviting applications from outstanding international students wishing to undertake Bachelor studies for a full scholarships offer at the University for the 2018/2019 academic session….Read More

14. Harvard University Scholarships Opportunities

Harvard University, the centre of America’s bank of Learning per Excellence. Harvard today play host great men that build the institutions that has stood America on the world platform as the bigger Economy of the world. It was established in 1636….Read More

15. Shanghai Government Scholarship for International Bachelors, Masters and PhD Students

Shanghai University is happy to announce the Shanghai Government Scholarship for international students who want to study undergraduate bachelor courses, and postgraduate masters and PhD courses….Read More

16. Chinese Government Scholarships: Xiamen University Scholarships for International Students 2018/2019

Xiamen University China, is offering Scholarships for undergraduate, masters and doctoral International students in accordance with the Chinese Government Scholarship Programme 2018….Read More

17. Tianjin Government Scholarship for Overseas Students in China

Each year, Tianjin Province Government offers a number of Tianjin Government Scholarships. Those scholarships are intended to non-Chinese students who are undertaking undergraduate, master and doctoral degree in Tianjin Province. The award value is ranging from 20,000 RMB/year to 40,000 RMB/year…Read More

18. CHINESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIPS: Beihang University Scholarships for International Students, 2018

Beihang University Scholarships is one of CHINESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIPS  are open to international students, who want to study for Master’s Degree or Doctoral Degree for the 2017-2018 academic year…Read More

19. The Chinese Government/African Union Scholarships for Young Africans

Scholarship Applications are currently available by The Chinese government, in partnership with the African Union Commission (AUC), and invitations for applications  have been encouraged from   young African to participate in the Chinese Government Scholarships for Young Africans.The scholarships covers to study any course of the students choice in any Chinese university…Read More

20. Chinese Government Scholarship-Bilateral Program for International Students in China, 2018

The Government of China is inviting applications from international students Scholarship-Bilateral Program for international students in 2017-2018 academic session. Scholarship supports undergraduate programs, masters programs, doctoral programs, general scholar programs and senior scholar programs….Read More

I know you’re amazed already, but don’t be in a hurry!! Have you seen No. 27? It will blow your mind….


Here contains list of  Austrian Scholarships, fellowships, Grants, and Awards that will help citizens and other international students schooling in Austria to fund their education. Here are the List, Study carefully the eligibility so you can apply….Read More

22. Germany Scholarships for international students 2018-2019

List of top German Scholarships for undergraduates and Postgraduates studies for German students and foreign students for 2018-2019. These Opportunities include German government scholarships, DAAD, Fellowships, Internships, Grants and Awards…..Read More

23. Study In Mexico: List of Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships for International Students 2018/2019

Offers are currently available for Fully Funded International Scholarships for Graduate and Undergraduate to Study in Mexico….Apply Now


Opportunities are available for Kenyans to Apply for Scholarships at any country of Choice for the 2018-2019 Don’t miss this opportunity…Read more

25. University of Cambridge International Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships 2018/2019

University of Cambridge UK is delighted to invite applications for the 2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships from International Students….Read More

26. Best 15 International Scholarships For Muslim Students 2018/2019

Opportunities are available for Muslims to Apply for Scholarships at any country of Choice(SEE LIST FROM THE LINK) for the 2018-2019 Don’t miss this opportunity…Read more


Here is a List of Medical Scholarships obtainable from any part of the world. This a Major opportunity for potential medical practitioners to achieve their dreams at ease….Read More

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  1. I am Sserwanja Samuel frm Uganda aged 18….i finished my high sch last year and i performed very well with 15 points out of 20..Please if there’s any chance i wud like to receive a scholarship.. Thanx

    • Not with the way you are writing. You will need to write properly or formal. For example, it is would, not wud and Thanks not Thanx. If I was assessing the applications your style of writing would not stand out as an example of good writing.


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