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.
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The following top scholarship programmes are currently open for African students with varying closing dates in January 2018. View other scholarships with January deadlines in your AfterSchoolAfrica archives.
Students may attend ITH by private means or through scholarships given by the Austrian Development Cooperation. Limited number of scholarships are offered every year by the Austrian Development Cooperation. Please be aware that being offered a scholarship is not automatic and very competitive.
Application Deadline: 1st May, 2018
The Erasmus Mundus Joint Scholarships, funded by the European Union, are exclusively awarded to students coming from both EU and non-EU countries that have been selected to attend one of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Programmes at Masters or Doctorate level.
Application Deadline: Most consortia will require applications to be submitted between October and January,
Bournemouth University in conjunction with the UK government is offering the BU Commonwealth Shared Scholarship. Students from developing Commonwealth countries who are applying for the below courses are eligible for the award.
Application Deadline: 1st April 2018
Eligible Countries: Developing Countries
To Be Taken At (Country): UK
Fields of Study: MSc Public Health,
The Turkish Government opens application for the Türkiye Scholarships for International Students from any country to study for Bachelors, Master’s and Doctorate degrees.
Application Deadline: 30th November 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: Angola, Argentina, Australia, Botswana, Brazil, South Africa,
Application is open for Lagos State Undergraduate and Postgraduate Scholarship Award 2017/2018 for students in tertiary institutions in Nigeria.
Application Deadline: 15th December, 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: Lagos state indigenes in Nigeria
To be taken at (country): Nigerian tertiary institutions in and out of Lagos state
Eligible Field of Study: Courses offered at Nigerian tertiary institutions
From 1st September, application opens for Australia Awards Scholarships 2017/2018. There are two categories of Award: Australian Awards Scholarships, to undertake higher degree studies in Australia at Masters level. And Australia Awards Short Courses, to undertake short-term, targeted professional training courses, in Australia and/or in Africa, in a range of development-focused sectors.