Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at University of Rwanda for Africans 2023

Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at University of Rwanda for Africans 2023. Application are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the 2023 mastercard Foundation Scholarship. See the requirements and how to apply below.

Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at University of Rwanda for Africans 2023

The Mastercard Foundation scholarship is committed to developing Africa’s next generation of ethical and transformative leaders who would influence positive forward-looking changes in their respective home countries, specifically, and on the African continent.

Sponsor(s): Mastercard Foundation and The University of Rwanda

Scholarship Type: Fully Funded

Host Institution(s): The University of Rwanda

Scholarship Worth: See Scholarship benefits (below)

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: Postgraduate (Masters)

Nationality: Africans

See also –

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Chinese Government Scholarship Scheme – (Fully Funded)

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 Scholarship Eligibility and Criteria

To be considered for the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program in Rwanda, applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Applicants must have successfully completed his/her bachelor degree in fields of study related to the University of Rwanda masters program s/he is applying for.
  • Be Rwandan or African citizen (refugees must be certified by UNHCR, MINEMA, or another legal agency).
  • Must not be above 40 years of age for male, and not above 45 for female at the time of application.
  • Applicants must demonstrate their critical social and/or economic needs and/or disability.
  • Must have proven records of leadership and community engagement(s).
  • Applicant must not be enrolled in any other tertiary institution.

Benefits of Scholarship

  • Comprehensive financial support (full tuition fees, fully paid on-campus accommodation, a laptop, learning materials, annual return ticket allowance, and a full-year monthly stipend).
  • Uniquely sourced internships with industry for professional development.
  • Continued academic support.
  • Career development services, etc.

How to Apply

Interested applicants for the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at University of Rwanda are to complete an online application after reading through all the instructions, and required information.

Application Deadline: 8th January 2023

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