5 Scholarship Resources for African and International Students 2022/23

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There are lots of open scholarships for African and International students that go unclaimed every year. Here are a number of scholarships for undergraduate, bachelor, masters and PhD students that you can apply and propel your career further on the ladder of success.

1. German Academic Exchange Service Leadership for Africa scholarships

The programme supports master's degrees for scholarship holders from several Subsaharan African countries at German universities. 

Eligible: Nationals and refugees from Burundi, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda or Rwanda (East Africa), and Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Niger or Senegal (West and central Africa).

Application Deadline: 30 June 2022

Value: Candidate is provided with both financial and professional support through study period in Germany. For more information: lfa@daad.de

2. Scholarships for African students fleeing war in Ukraine

Eligibility: For students from sub-Saharan Africa whose studies have been interrupted by the war in Ukraine. 

Value: Scholarship to continue academic career and/or studies 

Application deadline: 4 July 2022

Explore other scholarships and grants from German Academic Exchange portal for students that include Climapafrica and more.

3. Google Africa Developer scholarship programme 2022

If you are interested in becoming an Associate Android Developer and/or Associate Cloud Engineer roles, then you should check out this opportunity targeting to empower over 30,000 Africans.

Value: Gain free access to study materials and courses, projects, virtual training labs and support from Google developer community, to build your skills to become a top performer. Check out the Pluralsight access pages for further information.

4. Jiangsu University of Science and Technology (JUST) scholarships located in Zhenjiang City, Jiangsu Province, China. 

Value: Join over 7,800 students to study at the prestigious JUST university offering scholarships to freshman and current students. Scholarship types include:

i) provincial scholarships (apply online) with titles Jasmine Scholarship and Jasmine Excellence Scholarship of up $7,400 in value.

ii) University Scholarship with titles JUST Scholarship for Bachelor, master, PhD and academic scholarships for undergraduates based on grade point average scores, of value of up to $4,400. Find further information here. 

5. University of Manchester Humanitarian scholarships

Eligibility: Refugees, Displaced and discriminated individuals

Application Deadline: 30 June 2022 at 5:00pm (BST)

Value: awards cover full tuition fees, living expenses and visas.

Criteria: Assessed based on academic merit, risk candidate is facing, financial situation and interest in field of study. Find more info on the scholarship here.

Other scholarships at University of Manchester include:

  • Subject specific awards, available of high performing applicants with a value of 3,000 pounds given for first year of study and 1,000 pounds thereafter til programme completion.
  • Global Futures Scholarship, for International students commencing studies in September 2022. Eligible countries include: Bangladesh, Botswana, Egypt, Ghana, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, United States, Vietnam, and Zimbabwe.
In conclusion, there are opportunities to get that much desired education that you need to further grow in your career, just leave us a comment below and we will be glad to help in finding one that suits your needs.

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