Applications are now open for the Mozida African Excellence Scholarship 2024, a fully funded opportunity that allows prospective students to pursue their studies in Bolivia.
Mozida seeks African students who have completed a Bachelor degree (or equivalent) from a renowned institution of higher learning and are now willing to pursue master degrees in Bolivia. They are offering two types of awards this year namely; Academic Excellence Awards and Communal Impact Awards. Over fifty (50) courses are made available this year. Before commencing an application, they recommend that prospective applicants read through their guidelines on eligibility, recommendations and required documentation (including size limits).
The Mozida Africa Excellence Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship that has been established by the Mozida Foundation to attract high-performing students who are leaders and agents of communal change to pursue a master’s degree at institutions of higher learning in Bolivia. nFor almost two decades, the Mozida Foundation has been dedicated to providing equal opportunities to underserved populations. Through their dedication to offering healthcare, charitable services, and scholarships, Mozida Foundation is committed to improving the lives of marginalized populations.
Mozida Foundation considers opportunities for personal development, support for those in need, and access to high-quality healthcare to be fundamental cornerstones for creating a just and prosperous society. The Mozida African Excellence Scholarship is their most recent project. According to recent research, Africa’s total population will reach 2.5 billion by 2050 and the African continent will be the source of the largest workforce on the planet. There is therefore a need to equip African youths with relevant knowledge, skills and technical know-how in a bid to prepare them for the not-too-distant future.
Be a citizen and hold a valid passport (or verifiable means of identification) from one of the 54 countries of Africa.
Hold a recognized university bachelor degree (or equivalent) from a recognized university in any field.
Complete and submit an application via the online platform on or before the deadline 11:59PM (GMT), 30th April, 2024.
Be ready to commence study in an eligible master coursework degree program at a Bolivian university.
Not be a current beneficiary of a separate Bolivian University scholarship.
Meet all of the financial obligations of a full-fee paying international student, including the full tuition fee and other expenses, in the event that eligibility for the scholarship is not maintained.
Scholarship offers will be made on only two bases: the basis of academic merit and the basis of communal impact. All academic merit determinations are determined according to the University’s procedures for determining GPA.
Successful students will receive notification of the value of their scholarship with their Letter of Offer and should review the full terms and conditions before accepting the offer.
The value of the awarded scholarship, the length of program, the primary language of instruction and whether there will be a pre-semester for language classes will all be indicated clearly on the offer letter.
Mozida foundation reserves the right not to award the scholarship
There is no age restriction.
French, Arabic and English speakers are strongly encouraged to apply as there is no language preference or restriction