70 Bachelor Scholarships to Study in Africa

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Africa Excellence Scholarship

Africa Excellence Scholarship has been established to attract high-performing international students to the University of Newcastle for study. This is a merit-based scholarship that recognises applicants with a strong academic bac...

Bachelor, Master
per year

Africa Undergraduate Regional Scholarship

If you're an international student from a member state of the African Union and are self-funding your undergraduate studies, you could be eligible for a scholarship, paid as a discount on your first year’s tuition fee. ...


Utah Academic Scholarship - Non-Resident

University merit scholarships at The U provide funding to help cover a portion of or all tuition and mandatory fees for students enrolled full-time (at least 12 credit hours), up to the lesser of the scholarship award amount or th...

$10,000 per academic year
1 December 2022

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LUT Bachelor programmes

LUT Bachelor programmes is available to for the second and third year students. ...

50% or 100% tuition fee waiver

Deakin International Merit 10% Bursary

Deakin is offering a 10% bursary to assist students in paying for their university fees and all study costs. ...

10% tuition fee waiver
30 August 2024

Deakin International Meritorious 20% Scholarship

Deakin is offering a 20% scholarship to assist students in paying for their university fees and all study costs. ...

20% tuition fee waiver
30 August 2024

Deakin International Merit Scholarship (South Asia – Onshore)

Deakin is offering prospective international students from South Asia with exceptional academic achievements the opportunity to receive a discount off their tuition fees. ...

Bachelor, Master, Phd
20% or 25% tuition fee waiver
30 August 2025

Deakin In-Country 30% Bursary

Deakin is providing a 30% tuition bursary to support their international students in South Asia who start their studies through their online to on-campus pathway. ...

Bachelor, Master, Phd
30% tuition fee waiver

COVID bursary

Deakin is providing a 25% tuition bursary to support their international students who start their studies in 2021 or 2022 through their online to on-campus pathway. They know that for many of their international students, experien...

Bachelor, Master
25% tuition fee waiver
31 December 2022

Deakin STEM Scholarship

Deakin University, Australia, is working to help the innovators of tomorrow achieve their potential. The Deakin Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Scholarship is a 20 percent scholarship for international stud...

Bachelor, Master, Phd
20% tuition fee waiver
30 August 2026

William and Amelia McMahan Scholarship

The scholarship is available to international undergraduate students, enrolled in full time course programs in the Faculty of Science, and are in their third or fourth year of study. ...

CAD ($) 1800
13 January 2023

UAF: Foundation For Refugee Students

The Foundation for Refugee Students UAF provides financial and other support to refugees and asylum seekers who plan to study in the Netherlands. The Foundation for Refugee Students UAF provides financial and other support to refu...

Bachelor, Master, Phd

The Middle East And North Africa Scholarship Programme (MENA/MSP)

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Scholarship Programme (or MSP) offers scholarships to professionals from ten countries. The scholarships can be used for short courses, with duration up to 89 days, in the Netherlands. The m...

27 September 2022

Study Abroad Scholarship Program - Diversity Scholarship

This scholarship is specially designed for students from diverse backgrounds traditionally underrepresented in Study Abroad including, but not limited to the areas of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, socioeconomic back...

Bachelor, Master, Phd
USD 1500
15 October 2022

Rotary Club of Southport Cyril Richarde AM International Scholarship

This scholarship aims to support a student who is dedicated to community service. ...

Bachelor, Master, Phd
AUD 5000 in tuition fees
17 March 2023

Find University Scholarships and Student Aid in Africa

Wondering how to get a college scholarship for your bachelor studies in Africa? We provide an extensive list of scholarship opportunities for universities in Africa, including the best national and international scholarships, fellowships, college and university grants, free scholarships, federal funding, and other forms of student financial aid.

You can apply for university scholarships in Africa including funding for high school seniors, financial aid for college students, graduate school scholarships, postgraduate scholarships, and more, all available in our extensive scholarship database.

Find the right scholarship in Africa, for a wide variety of academic degrees, including business and management scholarships, engineering scholarships, law school or medical school scholarships, as well as sports, arts, or music scholarships to help pay for your studies abroad.

Scholarships for Your bachelor Studies in Africa

Find a detailed list of scholarships for undergraduate programmes, financial aid for Bachelor’s degrees, student fellowships, grants, and more. Pick a scholarship for your Bachelor and apply, to partially or completely cover your tuition fees for your university, college or international school.

Check what disciplines, subjects and specialisations are covered by the bachelor degree scholarships available in Africa. Select from plenty of college scholarships for studies in business administration, engineering, computer science and IT, law, medicine, chemistry, social sciences and more. The diverse forms of financial aid are provided by universities, graduate schools, international organisations, NGOs, associations, state governments, and more.

Scholarship opportunities, both fully-funded and partially-funded are quite many in Africa. Whether you want to study in the East, West or South of the continent, there’s always a scholarship just perfect for you. Scholarships in Africa cut across undergraduate, masters, doctoral and postdoctoral levels. These scholarship opportunities could be region-based, country-based, needs-based, gender-based or discipline-based.

An example of a merit-based scholarship available to both local, regional and international students in Africa for undergraduate and postgraduate programs is the MasterCard Foundation scholarships. These fully-funded scholarships are available in certain universities in strategic countries on the continent. Overseas students can also study in Africa via Scholarships such as the Boren Awards for International Study. There are also scholarship opportunities like DAAD In-region scholarships sponsored by the Dutch government. These merit-based scholarships enable citizens of one country, such as South Africa, to undertake a postgraduate study in a specific field in a university in another African country, such as Ghana.