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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

VLIR- UOS Masters & Training Scholarships in Belgium for African and Developing Countries 2014/2015

VLIR-UOS Scholarship Belgium

Scholarship Name: VLIR-UOS Scholarships for Training and Master Programmes in Flanders, Belgium Brief description VLIR-UOS offers 180 Masters & 70 training Scholarships in Belgium for students from Developing countries – 50% of scholarships will be offered to African students and almost 50% for Women. The eligible training or master programmes are taught in English. Accepted Subject […]

Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarships, 2014/2015 USA

Scholarship Name: Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship Brief description The Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s  Scholarship for international PhD Students in the field of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics, USA  2014/2015 Accepted Subject Areas? Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics departments About the Scholarship The Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship is a one-year scholarship program […]

Girls! Apply for BlackBerry Scholarship program for Nigerian Women – Undergraduate 2013

Blackberry Scholars Program

Brief description BlackBerry is reaching out to women in Nigeria to urge them to apply for the new BlackBerry Scholars Programme, an initiative designed to inspire women globally to enter and develop careers in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Eligible Field of Study The Fields of Science, Technology, Engineering And Mathematics About […]

SAWISE Hope Scholarship for South African Women in Science and Technology 2013/2014

Scholarship Name: SAWISE Hope Scholarship Brief description The Association of South African Women in Science and Engineering (SAWISE) and The Hope Network invites female students entering their Honours level/ 4th year of study to apply for the SAWISE Hope scholarship. Eligible Field of Study Science and Engineering About Scholarship The Association of South African Women […]

Angus SA WISE Scholarship for Sub-Saharan African Woman 2013/2014

The Association of South African Women in Science and Engineering (SA WISE) offers the Angus SA WISE Scholarship 2013 for Sub-Saharan African women with preference to South African Women. The Association of South African Women in Science and Engineering (SA WISE) is a dynamic association for all those who support the idea of strengthening the […]

Women in Aviation Scholarships 2014 for International Students

The Women in Aviation International, Scholarships for 2014 will open in July 2013. WAI offers scholarship awards annually to men and women members (students, teachers and professionals) who want to further their studies in Aviation. The WAI scholarships also help teachers fulfill their dreams, by providing them with the resources they need to bring aviation […]

Delta State Government Scholarship Scheme for female students at School of Media and Communication 2013

Applications are invited for five places in the Delta State Government Scholarship Scheme for female students, tenable at SMC, Pan-African University, for the programme PGD in Media & Communication (Journalism Stream). Eligible Field of Study The School of Media and Communication offers Postgraduate Diploma in the following areas: Postgraduate Diploma in Multimedia Journalism Postgraduate Diploma […]

Zawadi Africa Education Fund Undergraduate Scholarship for Women- in Partnership with Google 2013

The Zawadi Africa Education Fund is a program designed to provide undergraduate scholarships to academically gifted girls/ women from disadvantaged backgrounds from Africa to pursue higher education in the US. Google encourages African women through the program to pursue careers in computer science as part of it’s ongoing support of education in Africa and commitment […]