One of the best ways to study for free as a foreign student in another country is to apply for international scholarships offered by the government of that country. It will interest you to know that every year, the Government of several countries around the world welcome foreign African and international students to study in their country on full scholarships.
List of Scholarships in China for African Students
Chinese scholarships for African students, developing countries and international students - undergraduate, masters and PhD
The Commission for Developing Countries (CDC), a commission of the International Mathematical Union (IMU), wishes to tap the expertise of Diaspora mathematicians, in a more formal manner, in order to provide additional staff and support to mathematics departments.
Application Deadline: 31st January 2017.
About the Award: Every year,
This scholarship, provided by Shanghai government for international students studying in Shanghai, is in two types: A, B. Type A, exclusively for those who study for Master’s or Doctoral degrees, is full scholarship, including tuition, free accommodation,accident insurance, allowance for living; Type B, only for those who study fordegrees, is partial scholarship, only including tuition accident insurance
Application Deadline: 15th April,
Application Deadline: All application materials should be handed to the relevant university or college before the end of February every year | Offered annually? Yes
Brief description: Beijing Government is offering scholarships for international and developing countries students to study for Undergraduate, Master’s and Doctoral degrees 2017 and annually.
The Masters in Research and Innovation in Higher Education (MARIHE) Scholarship Application Period for student intake in August 2017 (Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters Degree Scholarship) is now open. Apply now.
Application Deadline: 28th February 2017, 11:00 p.m., central European time
Offered annually? Yes
To be taken at (country):
This scholarship, provided by Shanghai government for international students studying in Shanghai, is in two types: A, B. Type A, exclusively for those who study for Master’s or Doctoral degrees, is full scholarship, including tuition, free accommodation,accident insurance, allowance for living; Type B, only for those who study fordegrees, is partial scholarship, only including tuition accident insurance.
According to an agreement between the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) for the advancement of science in developing countries, up to 200 students/scholars from all over the world will be sponsored to study in China for doctoral degrees for up to 4 year
Application Deadline: 31st March 2017
Eligible Countries: International
To be taken at (country): China
Eligible Fields of Study:
Jiangsu Provincial Government has set up the Jasmine Jiangsu Government Scholarship for international students in order to promote the development of higher education of International students in Jiangsu, to further improve the profile of Jiangsu Education to the world, to highlight the brand of Study in Jiangsu and to make Jiangsu a preferred province for international students to study in.
The China Folklore Photographic Association (CFPA) in association with UNESCO, has launched the Humanity Photo Awards; a call to photographers all over the world to document folklore phenomenon extensively and in depth.
Application Deadline: 15th April, 2017
Eligible Countries: All
To be taken at (country): full-online photo contest.
Brief Description: The Government of The People’s Republic of China has made scholarship offers to the African Union Commission, through the Department of Human Resources, Science and Technology, to enable African students study in China in the 2016-2017 Academic Year.
Application Timeline: 26th August, 2016 to 9th September,