Mastercard Foundation Scholarships Scheme for International Students



Mastercard Foundation Scholarships 2019

Mastercard Foundation is dedicated to train and Support International Students with great potentials of becoming a Future Leaders through the Mastercard Foundation Scholarships 2019-2020. The Mastercard Scholars Program is a Fully Funded Scholarship awarded annually.


The Scholars Program is implemented through our partner universities and NGOs that serve young people from vulnerable backgrounds. The application process and decision-making are managed by each partner in the Program. Students considered for the Program must be academically strong and have demonstrated a commitment to making a difference in the lives of others.

About Mastercard Foundation Scholarships

The Scholarships are designed for Students from Developing Countries, Latin Americans, Africans, ASEAN to study abroad. in USA, UK, France, Canada and any other destination as described by the  Foundation.

These Opportunities include

  • MasterCard foundation scholarship the University of Edinburgh
  •  MasterCard foundation scholarship the University of Toronto
  • Duke University MasterCard scholarship
  • MasterCard foundation scholarship McGill
  • Mastercard foundation scholarship Michigan state university
  • MasterCard scholarship at Stanford University etc.

Scholarship Type

MasterCard Scholarships are for international students who wish to obtain an undergraduate, master degree, a PhD degree in the university.

Field of study

The various MasterCard Scholarships’ offer to students in various universities ranges across every field of study.

Host Nationality

All Mastercard scholarships are taken in the institution or country where it is being hosted.

Eligible Nationality

Mastercard Foundation Scholarship is open to international students especially those from developing and transition countries.

Scholarship Benefits

Mastercard Foundation Scholar gets the opportunity to Study abroad with Many Financial Incentives, Academic and Social Support from the Mastercard Foundation Partners.

Other incentives they will get include but not limited to the following:

  • Tuition Fees
  • Academic Materials and Books
  • VISA and Flight Tickets to and Fro
  • Accommodation

Note: The Flight Tickets are for Scholars who are studying Abroad.


To qualify for the Mastercard Scholarships 2019, the following should be adhered to:

  • Applicants must have their previous degree.
  • Students must meet the required criteria for a particular Institution.
  • The candidate must have the necessary grades in the previous degree.
  • Applicants whose native language is not English are required to submit the results of a TOEFL (Test of English as Foreign Language) or IELTS (International English Language Testing System) taken within the past two years.

How can I apply for Mastercard Foundation Scholarships?

Applying for the Mastercard Foundation Scholarships in Canada, USA, Kenya, France, South Africa or any other place is so simple.

The Question is Are you eligible for the Scholarship? Most applicants just apply without carefully studying the Eligibility Criteria for each and every Scholarship that the World Scholarship Forum has presented to you.

If you have carefully Studied the process. Make sure you have every required document in place.

Apply at least one month before the Application Deadline. This will give your application an edge to be Successful because it came on time.

Being a Mastercard Foundation Scholar, you stand a chance of changing the perception of your community through the empowerment and the opportunities available to you via the instrumentation of network of young people with the like mind of changing the course of Africa.

Click on any of the MasterCard foundation scholarships you wish to apply for and apply for the scholarship

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 2019/2020.

The MasterCard Foundation is delighted to announce the availability of the Fully Funded MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program at Arizona State University and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology 2019, only eligible persons will be considered for this program.

The University of Abomey-Calavi is delighted to invite scholars for the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at the University, only eligible person will be considered for this program.

The MasterCard Foundation is calling on African students to apply for the MasterCard Scholarship At the University of British Columbia for African Students 2019/2020 At Canada, Only eligible African applicants will be considered for this program

Scholars from sub-Saharan Africa are invited to apply for the Fully Funded MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at McGill University in Canada 2019/2020, only scholars that have met with the listed criteria will be considered for this program.

The University of Edinburgh is pleased to announce the availability of the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Programme, this is aimed at will providing  80 undergraduate and 120 postgraduate African students with full scholarships over the next seven years.

Interested in Studying in France with a fully funded scholarship? Then Hurry and apply for the  Fully Funded MasterCard Foundation Scholars Sciences Po Program for study in France 2019/2020.

The Mastercard Foundation has partnered with the University of Cape Town (UCT) to provide 338 scholarships over 10 years to academically talented yet economically disadvantaged students from Sub-Saharan Africa for study at UCT.

The University of British Columbia 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. Scholars in the Program have a demonstrated commitment to giving back to their communities and develop the leadership needed to contribute to social and economic transformation across the continent.

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.

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 support the education and leadership development of over 30,000 young people…Apply Now

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.

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.

The University of California, Berkeley, is inviting graduate( Masters) students to apply for the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program.  The University of California, Berkeley, is a public research university located in Berkeley, California. At the University of California Berkeley, the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program will provide holistic support – financial, academic, social, and career counseling – to Masters students from Sub-Saharan Africa.

Apply now for the MasterCard Foundation Scholarship At the American University of Beirut for Sub-Saharan African Student 2019, this scholarships is for undertaking Undergraduate and Masters Scholarships for students pursuing B.Sc degree in Environmental Health or Medical Laboratory Sciences.

Applications are officially invited for the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program 2019 in South Africa.  Only candidates from the Sub-Saharan African countries are eligible to apply.

The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program (MCFSP) targets academically qualified, yet economically disadvantaged young people in South Africa, SADC and the rest of Africa, who will contribute to the transformation of the continent. Community service is a necessary component of the Program with all students giving back to disadvantaged communities.

The Program provides a comprehensive scholarship, mentoring and counseling, academic support and access to work readiness skills.

This Post contains the University of Edinburgh MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Application for the year 2019-2020 and how to go about your application submission. The Edinburgh MasterCard Foundation Scholars Programme supports the brightest and best African scholars with great potential but few educational opportunities.

Through the generous support of the Foundation, Scholars will be provided with the opportunity to become leaders within their communities and to improve the lives of countless more when they return home to Africa.

Remember to use the comment section, comment on any country of your choice you wish to study in, our response team will guide you through on all it takes to secure a scholarship in that country. World Scholarship Forum is here for you and we will make sure you secure that desired scholarship.

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Mastercard Foundation Scholar gets the opportunity to Study abroad with Many Financial Incentives, Academic and Social Support from the Mastercard Foundation Partners.

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  1. Am a Kenyan studying social work and community development. am 37 yrs old. how can I get scholarship in the college am studying in kenya

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    Nicholas mayambala
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  4. Please sir I am a Cameroonian who study computer engineering in year on university. But I will like to study out there. If you help me i will be very happy please.

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  25. Je suis MIKOMO Kampwini Deogratias, licencié en sciences de l’environnement de l’Université de Kinshasa et je sollicite une bourse d’études pour le master,merci pour l assistance et l’attention que vous accorderez a ma requête.

  26. My name is Ramadhan from Zanzibar Tanzania, graduated last year in Bachelor Degree of social Work in Zanzibar University, I want to pursue Master Degree in any field, please help me to get involved in your prestigious program of funding

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  28. Bonsoir. Je m’appelle HOUNSOULIN Vincent, étudiant béninois en Sciences de la Vie et de la Terre. J’ai eu ma Licence Professionnelle en 2016 à l’Ecole Normale Supérieure de Natitingou (BENIN) et c’est grâce à un concours organisé en 2013 par l’Etat que j’ai pu poursuivre mes études universitaires pour obtenir cette licence car je n’avais pas les moyens financiers pour supporter les frais à l’université et je suis aussi orphelin de père depuis l’an 2000. Je voudrais sincèrement que vous m’aidiez à réaliser mon rêve celui de devenir un enseignant à l’université en m’octroyant une bourse. Je suis aux +22964486667 et +22966931244 ; [email protected]. Merci et que Dieu vous bénisse!

  29. Hello. my names are Peter Simon Phiri from Zambia (Africa). I have a degree in Public administration and library and information science as a double major.i would love to further my education by doing a masters degree in public health starting January 2018 .. your positive consideration will be highly appreciated. you can contact me on +260 976297360 either on whatsapp or direct phone. you can also contact me through my email address..([email protected]

  30. i am zahid from i am studying in engineering university in pakistan.can i apply for scholarship.and i belong from very poor family.

  31. Bonjour Je me nomme ADAM AMADOU Oumara je suis Nigerien agé de 23 ans et tutulaire d’une licence en Topographie. Je souhaiterai poursuivre mes etudes de master et je besion de votre aide pour réalisé cela. Mon numéro est le suivant : + 22798317399
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  32. Hello! Diaga NGOM is my name from SENEGAL I am in third year in physic and chemical department at Cheikh anta Diop university.I need a scholarship to continue my studies.Thank you

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  34. Boujour messieurs
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  35. Mon nom est Ahmed Tidiane BA suis titulaire d’un diplôme de licence en agrobusiness à l’université Gaston berger de Saint Louis mon ambition est de continuer mes études à l’étranger

  36. Bonsoir je me nomme YENO NDJALI Freyda leonnela je suis en Terminal S et je viens postuler auprès de vos organisations une demande de bourse 2017-2018 afin de poursuivre mes études dans l’une de vos universités

  37. Bonsoir je me nomme WORA NDJALI Freyda Sherley je suis gabonaise en classe de terminale S et je viens auprès de vos organisations postuler une demande de bourse afin de poursuivre mes études dans une de vos université . merci de bien vouloir répondre à ma requête.

  38. My names are isezerano Olivia , I’m 19 years old ,I live in Zambia,i completed my high school in 2016 ,but couldn’t further my studies to the university due to financial, problems please help me,i would like to be one of your students at your university if given the opportunity,thank you,my mobile number is 0972270760

  39. Hello people i’m Sinayoko Moro from ivoricost i’m writing here to day because of scholaeship this year have got my bac degree and i hop that to continuous my study in france. Moreover i do sociologie and anthropologie at university of UAO in ivoricost so i’ll be glading to continuous my study there this is my phone number +22577181999/45067490

  40. Je m’appelle BASSOTI Poumanawa de nationalité togolaise âge de 29ans, je suis titulaire d’une licence en géographie et j’aimerais par votre aide obtenir une bourse pour continuer mes études afin de réaliser mes rêves celui de contribuer au développement de mon cher pays. J’irai n’importe où et quelques soient les conditions car je suis très dévoué .
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  41. I’m Tafadzwa July I’m in South Africa but I’m a Zimbabwean. I have 11points at Advanced Level doing arts Shona, History and Divinity .Im looking for a scholarship to study Human Resource management or Sociology

  42. My name is Eben Francisco
    I am from Zimbabwe
    I amnin desperate need to be part of your scholarship programme for 2019
    I am currently doing my A level

  43. ma fille bacheliere de la mission francaise au maroc. elle a la double nationalité marocaine et française.elle va faire une licence a marseille france.branche “ingenierie de l environnement”. de quelle bourse peut elle beneficier.nous ses parents travaillons au maroc : pere francais/mere double natioalite marocaine et française

  44. I’m interested in further studies. Being a graduate theology and social science. Will appreciate given the scholarship opportunity.

  45. Hello people, my name is Onesimus Masanya from Malawi. I have a bachelors degree in business administration with concentration in marketing. I pursued my first degree studies at Malawi adventist university and am really interested in pursuing for a masters degree in business administration. Please contact me at [email protected]

  46. Bonjour, je suis Camerounais admis au concours d’entrée à l’ISTA CEMAC basé au Gabon pour faire un Master en Logistique, Analyse et evaluation des projets un sollicites une bourse pour faire cette [email protected] fr

  47. Hello
    I am ESSE Justin Standard, Holder of a Master’s degree at the University of Abomey-Calavi (UAC) in Physical Geography option. I worked on raising small ruminants in rural Benin. I will be very happy to be an integral part of the beneficiaries of this opportunity to continue my studies.
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    My email: [email protected]
    Waiting to read you.

  48. Bonjour, moi je me nomme camara Aboubacar titulaire du baccalauréat guinéenn , je suis beaucoup intéressé à cette bourse merci

  49. Am Abdul haliik ally a Ugandan, I completed my Senior six advanced level I did Biology, chemistry, mathematics, ICT. I need a scholarship to continue with my studies thanks

  50. Je suis un étudiant,j’ai eu ma licence en informatique de gestion en 2016. enfin, je veux réaliser mon rêve mais manque de moyen pour finaliser mes études

  51. Good day,
    I seek a scholarship in Malaysia for a masters in health law. I have a degree in doctor of optometry from kwame Nkrumah university in Ghana.

  52. I am a young lady from Namibia. I have an unconditional offer to pursue a one-year master degree in Water and Wastewater Engineering with Cranfield University 2019-2020. Am I eligible for any Mastercard scholarship?

    Looking forward to hearing from you soon.

    Warm regards,


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