Scholarship for Africans

Scholarships in USA for Africans and Developing Countries

Do you intend to complete your studies in USA at minimal or no cost? here is a list of Schools and organisations offering Scholarships in USA to African students

  1. Mandela Washington Fellowship

The Mandela Washington Fellowship is conducted as a merit-based open competition which is open to young African leaders from selected African countries including  Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cabo Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Republic of the Congo, Cote d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe who meet selected criteria. Applicants must show strong social and communication skill, he must be energetic and positive thinking. See the scholarship page  Mandela Washington Fellowship   for further details

2.      Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship

The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship is a  one-year, full-scholarship program that is offered by the US government to mid-career professionals who have a proven track record of leadership, a public service commitment. It is usually offered annually. You can check their scholarship page Humphrey Fellowship For deadlines and further information

  1. Fulbright Foreign Student Program

The scholarship is offered towards completing Masters or Ph.D. program in the United States. It is given to graduate students, young professionals and artists from across the globe in other to study or carry out areas of research .visit their scholarship page Fulbright Foreign Student Program   for details

4.      Aga Khan Foundation Scholarship Programme

The Aga Khan Foundation provides scholarships each year for postgraduate studies to outstanding students from select developing countries. These Scholarships are awarded on a 50% grant: 50% loan basis. You can check them out at Foundation Scholarship Programme

5.   Fletcher Scholarships

The Fletcher Scholarships are offered annually and are tuition based only. They are usually awarded on merit basis and need to both U.S. citizens/permanent residents and non-U.S. citizens. Typically the value range from $5,000 per academic year up to full tuition. The Fletcher scholarships are of various categories and types. You can check them out Fletcher Scholarships

6.     the P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship (IPS) for Women

the IPS which is based upon demonstrated needs is a program which provides scholarships for selected women from other countries for graduate study in the United States and Canada. It is offered annually.  International students are eligible to apply. The maximum amount which a student can receive is $12,500. For more details regarding opening, closing and scholarship announcements visit International Peace Scholarship

  1. International Physician Scholarships for developing countries

the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) offers annually this International Physician award to citizens from developing countries. Financial support is usually up to $5,000 to recipients. Scholarships are available to physicians who work in hospice and palliative medicine and who care for seriously ill patients. For further details visit International Physician Scholarships

  1. ACI Foundation Fellowships

the ACI Foundation awards more than $100,000 in fellowships and scholarships annually to students who attend a US or Canadian University. a stipend is paid in two equal installments over the course of one year. Visit ACI Foundation Fellowships

  1. Gus Archie Undergraduate Scholarship for Engineers

For those studying Engineering and wish to complete their studies in USA, the GUS Archie undergraduate scholarships are for you. for more details check Gus Archie Undergraduate Scholarship  announcements are usually Every April.

  1. AU Emerging Global Leader Scholarships

The American University scholarships is open to international students who just completed secondary/high school and who wish to carry out their bachelor’s debree in the united states. Global Leader Scholarships



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