177 Course Scholarships to Study in Africa

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International Students Global Contest Scholarships 2022

We is proud to announce our 2022 Scholarship KaS Program! Our goal is to provide financial assistance and mentorship to students without the necessary means who demonstrate alignment with our values and want to further their educa...

  • Master, Bachelor, Course
  • Up to $2,000
  • 31 March 2022

KDS International Scholarship Competition 2021-22

KDS  is proud to announce our 2021 Scholarship Program! Our goal is to provide financial assistance and mentorship to students without the necessary means who demonstrate alignment with our values and want to further their educati...

  • Master, Bachelor, Course
  • Up to $1,500
  • 1 December 2022

Professional Development Grants for International Students at University of Twente

Professional Development Grants (PDGs) provide support for mid-career conservationists to pursue short-term, non-degree training to upgrade their knowledge and skills through short courses, workshops, symposiums, conferences, and ...

  • Course, Master
  • Up to $6,500

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Undergraduate Students Global Contest Scholarship

The Kas Undergraduate Students Global Contest Scholarship are awarded annually to students who demonstrates an outstanding results in their studies. Share the breakthrough moment that led you to pursue a graduate degree. Have you ...

  • Bachelor, Course
  • Up to $1500 towards tuition fees
  • 1 December 2021
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Thomas A Plein Endowed funding for International Students at University of Queensland

The University of Queensland

Get financial support to kick start your academic journey in Australia. The University of Queensland is giving an opportunity to apply for the Thomas A Plein Endowed Scholarship. The programme will be awarded to international stud...

  • Bachelor

660 Berows international awards Program Test (BISPT) in India

Berows International Scholarship Program Test (BISPT) is a scholarship program to provide financial aid to meritorious students from all over the world. The BISPT scholarship program’s objective is to motivate the students by prov...

  • Master, Bachelor, Course
  • Up to $16,000 USD
  • 31 March 2021
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IvyPanda Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship

IvyPanda

IvyPanda.com provides $1,500 in scholarships annually for talented students who demonstrate mastery of essay writing. Scholarships will be awarded to two winners: the winner will receive $1,000; the runner-up prize is $500....

  • Master, Bachelor, Phd, Course
  • Up to $1,000
  • 31 May 2021
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Women in Tech international awards

GreyCampus

Currently, women make up less than 30% of the workforce in new age technologies. GreyCampus is offering 100 scholarships for women across the world to advance their careers in new-age technologies. These are 100% (full-fee waiver)...

  • Course
  • Up to 100% scholarship
  • 31 March 2021

Global Student Contest Scholarships

The Global Student Contest Scholarships are awarded annually to students who demonstrates an outstanding results in their studies. Share the breakthrough moment that led you to pursue a graduate degree. Have you overcome a hardshi...

  • Master, Bachelor, Course
  • Up to $1,500 towards tuition fees
  • 1 December 2021

2021 Contest Scholarships for International Students

The KaS scholarship is awarded annually to students who demonstrates an outstanding results in their studies. Share the breakthrough moment that led you to pursue a graduate degree. Have you overcome a hardship, or had an incredib...

  • Master, Bachelor, Course
  • Up to $1,500
  • 1 June 2022

International KAS Contest Scholarship 2021

The scholarship is awarded annually to students who demonstrates an outstanding results in their studies. Share the breakthrough moment that led you to pursue a graduate degree. Have you overcome a hardship, or had an incredible m...

  • Master, Course, Bachelor
  • Up to $1,500
  • 1 December 2021

Creative Writing International Competition

The annual international competition in Creative writing is instituted by KANAC as a way of harnessing and utilizing the human creative and imaginative potentials towards solving the myriad problems of human existence. The competi...

  • Course, Bachelor, Master, Phd
  • N200,000
  • 30 April 2021

International KSS Contest Scholarship for College Students

The KSS scholarships are awarded annually to students who demonstrates an outstanding results in their studies. Share the breakthrough moment that led you to pursue a graduate degree. Have you overcome a hardship, or had an incred...

  • Bachelor, Course, Master
  • Up to $1,500
  • 31 October 2021

international scholarship for Girls

ISW institute scholarships for women are now open for the 2021-2022 session....

  • Master, Bachelor, Phd, Course
  • 100% tuition fee
  • 28 December 2020

African Gifted foundation grants in Ghana

The African Gifted Foundation Scholarships Programme awards need-based scholarship funding to graduates of the African Science Academy to study an undergraduate degree at universities across the African continent....

  • Bachelor
  • Up to £5,000
  • 31 August 2020

Find University Scholarships and Student Aid in Africa

Wondering how to get a college scholarship for your course 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 course Studies in Africa

Check what disciplines, subjects and specialisations are covered by the course 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.