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 77 students from Africa will receive comprehensive undergraduate scholarships to live and learn at the University of British Columbia thanks to a $25 million grant from The MasterCard Foundation.
Application Deadline:15th November
Number of Scholarships:77 students over the next 10 years
Value of the Program:Selected students will receive a scholarship equivalent to the costs related to attaining a degree, including travel, tuition, textbooks, housing, food, and living expenses. You will also receive financial, academic, social, and post-graduation support which will enable you to build experiences and competencies critical for academic success.
Duration of Scholarship:Full period of study