2015 List of Scholarships for African women and Developing Countries

Scholarships for African Women

A number of organisations encourage women empowerment through education at different levels by offering specific scholarships for African women from Africa and developing countries. Although women looking for scholarships can as well apply for other scholarship programmes that are non-gender specific, there are sponsorship programmes that reduce the competition by offering their scholarship programmes solely […]

MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Wellesley College, USA 2015

Bachelors Degree for (women) According to Wellesley College President H. Kim Bottomly, the goals of The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program align well with the mission of the College, which is renowned for educating many of the world’s women leaders. As part of the Scholars Program, Wellesley will provide nine (9) African women with comprehensive support […]

WAAW Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships for African Women 2015 – Now Open for Application!

WAAW foundation Scholarship for African women

Scholarship Name: WAAW Foundation Scholarship for African Women 2015 Brief description Working to Advance African Women (WAAW) Foundation Annual Scholarship program for Undergraduate African female students 2015 Eligible fields of Study Science, Technology, Engineering and Math About Scholarship The Working to Advance African Women (WAAW) foundation aim to increase the pipeline of African women in […]

MMMF Grants for Women from Developing Countries Studying in South Africa 2015

Brief description The Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund (MMMF) is offering scholarships for women from developing countries to study at selected universities in South Africa – 2015/2016 Eligible Field of Study Courses offered at the participating universities About Scholarship The Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund (MMMF) grants is offered for female students fromdeveloping countries who are currently […]

2015 PEO International Peace Scholarships for Women to Study in USA and Canada

The PEO International Peace Scholarship Fund is a program of Women helping women reach for the stars. The fund will provide scholarships for selected women from other countries for graduate study in the United States and Canada. Members of P.E.O. believe that education is fundamental to world peace and understanding and aims to help qualified […]

Switzerland- Nestle MBA Scholarships for Women Developing Countries 2014/2015

IMD Business School Scholarship

Scholarship Name: Nestlé Scholarship for Women Brief description The Nestlé Scholarship for Women is a Need-based Scholarship program for Women from developing countries to study in Switzerland 2014/2015 Eligible Field of Study: Masters in Business Admistration About Scholarship Nestlé Scholarship helps women through IMD MBA program The Nestlé Scholarship for Women was first awarded in […]

Schlumberger Foundation Fellowship Grant for Women from Developing countries 2015/2016

Scholarship Name: Schlumberger Foundation 2015/2016 Faculty for the Future fellowships Brief description The Faculty of the Future Leader offers 2015/2016 PhD & PostDoctoral Fellowship for Women from Developing Countries and emerging economies sponsored by the Schlumberger Foundation Accepted Subject Areas? Physical sciences and related disciplines About Scholarship Each year, The Faculty for the Future fellowships, […]

Jane M Klausman Women in Business Scholarships for international students 2014

Brief description The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship is offered annually by the Zonta International Club for women in different parts of the world Eligible Field of Study Buisness related courses About Scholarship Established in 1998 from a generous bequest by Jane M. Klausman, a member of the Zonta Club of Syracuse, New […]

African Union Scholarship for Female Students in Africa, 2014

African Union scholarship

The Commission of the African Union is offering Scholarship for female students to study at reputable African Universities. This scholarship programme is for postgraduate level in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Education Science (STEME). The master programs are of two years duration; while the PhD programme are of three years duration. Eligible […]

How Can We Give Women Equal Access to the Internet? Enter the Writing Contest!

200 million more men have access to the Internet than women 41% of men worldwide are connected to the Internet, compared to 37% of women Women worldwide are an estimated 21% less likely to own a mobile phone. What will it take for all women across the globe to benefit from everything the Internet has […]

2014 NWAG Scholarships for 37 Nigerian Women – Undergraduate

nwag scholarships for women

Each year the Nigerian Women Association of Georgia -NWAG- offers undergraduate Scholarships for 37 Nigerian female students in Nigerian universities on any course of study. In 2014 NWAG plans to award 37 one-time scholarships, one per state of origin as well as one for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), in the amount of fifty thousand […]

2014/2015 MILEAD Empowerment and Leadership Fellowship for Young African Women

Moremi Initiative for Women's Leadership in Africa

Scholarship Name: Moremi Initiative for Empowerment And Leadership Development (MILEAD) Fellowship Program Brief description Moremi Initiative announce its call for applications for the 2014 Moremi Leadership Empowerment and Development (MILEAD) Fellows Program for young African women living in Africa and the Diaspora Accepted Subject Areas: Leadership development About Scholarship The MILEAD Fellows Program is a […]