The University of Edinburg at Edinburg, United Kingdom has 1o seats of Mastercard Foundation Scholar Programme 2020/21. This benefit is for students from Africa with great academic and leadership potential but few educational opportunities.
Scholarships are available for the following postgraduate programs:
The Mastercard Foundation Scholar Programme 2020/21 will cover the full tuition fees as well as expenses for accommodation and maintenance of 10 winner students.
On top of financial support, Scholars will participate in activities as part of the wider Scholars Program at the University of Edinburgh including work-based placements, mentorship, and other activities during the academic year.
To be eligible for this scholarship, all applicants must
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The University of Edinburgh is a public university in Edinburgh, Scotland. With its establishment in 1582, the university is the sixth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland’s ancient universities. Moreover, the university is the second most popular university in the UK by the volume of applications. Furthermore, it has affiliations with 23 Nobel Prize winners, 2 Turing Award winners, 1 Abel Prize winner, 1 Fields Medal winner, 2 Pulitzer Prize winners. Also, it has alumni including 3 signatories of the American declaration of independence, 9 heads of state, 2 currently-sitting UK Supreme Court Justices, and several Olympic gold medallists. Above all, the university is in 18th position in the QS World University Rankings.
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Open to||African students|
|Organizer||The University of Edinburg|