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Here are 20 Scholarships You Can Apply for Before and Around Easter 2018

Easter holiday is almost here (1st April). And with the appearance of festivities and a calm celebratory atmosphere, this is a time to also search for opportunities to take hold of. AfterSchoolAfrica compiles a list of scholarships and entrepreneurship opportunities that you can apply for before getting lost in the holiday frenzy.

Korean Government Scholarships for Bachelors, Masters & PhD for Developing Countries

Application Deadline: 31st March

Korean government invites 780 international students from 156 countries, for degree(Master’s & Doctoral) and non-degree research programs in Korea.

75 UNESCO/ People’s Republic of China (The Great Wall) Co-Sponsored Fellowship for Students from Developing Countries

Application Deadline: 25th March

The government of People’s Republic of China in conjunction with the UNESCO is offering 75 undergraduate and postgraduate fellowship for developing countries.

Government of Hungary Scholarship Program for Christian Young People

Application Deadline: 19th March

The Hungarian Deputy State Secretariat for the Aid of Persecuted Christians through the Tempus Public Foundation are offering scholarships available for bachelor, master and one-tier master programmes.

Developing Solutions Masters Scholarships in UK for African and Commonwealth Countries

Application Deadline: 23rd March

Celebrating over 10 years of the Developing Solutions scholarship scheme, the University of Nottingham UK offers Masters scholarships for a global future for students from Africa, India and commonwealth countries listed below to study for masters degree at the university.

University of Bridgeport Global Leader of Tomorrow (Fully-funded) Scholarships for International Students 

Application Deadline: 1st April

Recognizing the impact of an international education on a student’s life and the development of his/her community, the University of Bridgeport seeks to support a select group of promising students throughout the period of their undergraduate studies in the form of a comprehensive scholarship.

Johnson & Johnson Global Mental Health Scholarships for Developing Countries

Application Deadline: 25th March

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is offering up to four Johnson & Johnson Global Mental Health Scholarships to students accepted onto the 2018-19 MSc Global Mental Health programme.

ASA Presidential Fellows Program for African Scholars at University of Wisconsin-Madison

Application Deadline: 20th March

The African Studies Association of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has two members-nominated fellowships available for African scholars, with additional fellowships to be made available contingent on funding for 2018/2019.

Leventis Fellowship for Nigerian Academics at SOAS, University of London 

Application Deadline: 31st March

The Centre of African Studies of the University of London UK invites applications from Nigerian academics to take part in a scheme of collaborative research funded by the Leventis Foundation.

Wyss Foundation Visual Arts Scholarship for Students from Africa, Latin America and Asia (Fully-funded to Switzerland) 

Application Deadline: 29th March

The Hansjoerg Wyss Foundation was created in 2001 to provide financial support to visual arts students from the continents of Africa, Asia and Latin America wishing to pursue Bachelor or Master studies at ECAV.

Nordic Africa Institute Guest Researchers’ Scholarship Program

Application Deadline: 1st April

The Nordic Africa Institute offers research scholarships to African journalists, writers and researchers in Sweden 2019.

Desmond Tutu/Church of Scotland Fully-funded Masters Scholarship for African Students 

Application Deadline: 2nd April

The scholarship will be awarded to a student from Africa who is accepted on a full-time basis for a one year postgraduate Masters programme of study within the School of Divinity and who has the official endorsement from the General Secretary or Principal Clerk of their Church.

University of Birmingham Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for Developing Commonwealth Countries 

Application Deadline: 31st March

IDD is pleased to announce that the University has secured two Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for 2018/19 study.

Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) PhD Scholarships for Developing Countries (Fully-funded to Belgium)

Application Deadline: 30th March

The University of Louvain (UCL) holds a competition for awarding PhD scholarships to citizens of developing countries. By doing so, UCL hopes to contribute not only to reinforcing the capacity building in Cooperation for development,

CREATE Program in Data Analytics and Visualization (CREATEDAV) Undergraduate Summer School for International Students (Fully-funded to York University, Canada)

Application Deadline: 26th March

The multi-institutional, interdisciplinary CREATE Program in Data Analytics and Visualization (DAV) at York University in Toronto offers an all-expenses-paid undergraduate summer school on big data science.

Penn-UNESCO Fellowships for Developing Country Scholars

Application Deadline: 1st April

This Fellowship, under the auspices of the International Educational Development Program (IEDP), is the first of its kind in the U.S., and is designed to support promising professionals devoted to international education in the developing world.

FUNAGIB Scholarship for African Students Working on Cassava (Fully-funded to Brazil)

Application Deadline: 31st March

 FUNAGIB offers three scholarships annually to postgraduate students working with cassava breeding. One of these is dedicated to an African student, while the other two are designated to Brazilians.

Wells Mountain Education Scholarship Program for Undergraduate Students in Developing Countries 

Application Deadline: 1st April

Wells Mountain Foundation offers the Empowerment through Education Scholarship Program for secondary school leavers to study for Bachelors degree in Developing Countries for 2018 academic year.

Bournemouth University Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for Students in Developing Countries

Application Deadline: 1st April

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.

Government of Israel Full Masters Scholarship for Students of Developing Countries

Application Deadline: 31st March

The Embassy of Israel invite you to apply for the Haifa University’s Master of Child Development program. Full scholarships including tuition, accommodation in Israel for students from developing countries.

DW Akademie Journalism Masters Scholarships for Journalism Students and Professionals in Developing Countries

Application Deadline: 31st March

DW Akademie is accepting applications for its International Media Studies program (IMS) in Bonn, Germany. Students from developing countries interested in the Master of Arts degree can apply for scholarships.

Anzisha Prize $100,000 Entrepreneurs Awards for Young African Entrepreneurs

Application Deadline: 1st April

The Anzisha Prize seeks to award young entrepreneurs who have developed and implemented innovative solutions to social challenges or started successful businesses within their communities.

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