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30+ Undergraduate, Masters & PhD Scholarships for African Students that will Close March 2022. Apply Now

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Ifeoma Chuks

Every mid month, we post all the scholarships that are closing the month after to enable you prepare adequately.

So, below are top scholarships that close for African students in MARCH 2022. Some of these scholarships are yet to open. Rest assured that when they open, they’ll be posted on the Website. Remember to keep checking back and share these opportunities all the time with friends and family!


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Government of Mauritius Africa Scholarships for African Students

Applicants for Mauritius Africa Scholarships should be above 18 years of age and should not have reached their 26th birthday at the closing date of application

Application deadline: 7th March

Taiwan Higher Education Scholarships for Undergraduate, Masters and PhD International Students

Taiwan International Cooperation and Development Fund (Taiwan ICDF) offers Higher Education Scholarship Program for international students to study for Undergraduate (4 years), Masters (2 years) and PhD (4 years) Degrees at renowned partner universities in Taiwan.

Application Deadline: 15th March

RUFORUM MasterCard Undergraduate & Masters Scholarships for African Students (OPENING SOON)

The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) is partnering with the MasterCard Foundation, Gulu University, and Egerton University to enhance the application of science, technology, business, and innovation for rural agriculture.

Application Deadline: 31st March

Wageningen University & Research (WUR) OKP Short Courses Scholarships for Developing Countries

Are you a professional and do you want to develop your skills in sustainable and inclusive food systems, to tackle the major challenges our society is facing? Then this is your chance to improve your knowledge during an online postgraduate course from Wageningen in the Netherlands.

Application Deadline: 22 March

Orange Knowledge Programme (OKP) for Students to Study in The Netherlands (OPENING SOON)

The Orange Knowledge Programme, a new phase of the Orange Knowledge Programme aims to advance the development of the capacity, knowledge and of both individuals and institutions in higher and vocational education. 

Application Deadline: 22 March

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AIG Public Leaders Programme for African Public Sector Executives (OPENING SOON)

In collaboration with the University of Oxford’s Blavatnik School of Government, this unique programme offers senior public servants an immersive executive education experience aimed at strengthening the skills they need to build cultures of excellence

Application Deadline: 19th March

PhET Fellowship for Math & Science Educators in Africa/Latin America

The PhET Fellowship application aims to identify individuals who are effective educators and passionate leaders. Applicants should already be familiar with PhET and its resources, and be eager to learn more.

Application Deadline: 1st March 

Government of Ireland – International Education Scholarships (Bachelor, Master & PhD) for International Students

The Higher Education Authority (HEA) is pleased to issue the Call under the Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships Programme. 

Application Deadline: 25th March

HFG Foundation Young African Scholars Program

Every two years the Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation hosts the Young African Scholars program.

Application Deadline: 1st March 

Romanian Government Scholarships for International Students

The Romanian Government through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs offers Scholarships to foreign citizens to study for Undergraduate, Masters and Doctoral Degrees.

Application Deadline: 15th March

ALSO SEE: List of Government Scholarships for African/International Students Around the World 2022/2023

Government of Austria ITH Fully-funded Masters Scholarships for Developing Countries (OPENING SOON)

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. 

Application Deadline: 1st March,

Mastercard University of Edinburgh Online Masters Scholarships for African Students (OPENING SOON)

If you are a graduate, or are soon to graduate, as a Mastercard Foundation Scholar from a Mastercard Foundation partner institution, find out more about applying to study a postgraduate qualification online. 

Application Deadline: 14th March

ALSO SEE: Top 90 Annual Scholarships to Study Abroad for African Students (& Developing Countries)

Embassy of France in Ghana Joint Master’s Degree & PhD Scholarships for Ghanaian Students (OPENING SOON)

The applications are now open for Ghanaians at Master’s and PhD levels on a merit and needs basis.

Application Deadline: 28th March

B.A. Krukoff MSc Fellowship in Tropical African Botany (Fully-funded to UK)

The bursary is provided by the Bentham-Moxon Trust B.A. Krukoff Fund to support a student wishing to focus their MSc research project on Tropical African botany.

Application Deadline: 31st March,

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

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.

Application Deadline: 31st March 

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L’Oréal-UNESCO Sub-Saharan Africa Young Talents Programme for African Women in Science

Each year the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science call for application from talented young African women scientists to receive fellowship grants to pursue promising research projects.

Application Deadline: 22nd March 

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

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.

Application Deadline: 31st March

MO IBRAHIM Foundation Leadership Fellowship Program for African Leaders

The Mo Ibrahim Foundation is financing the Ibrahim Leadership Fellowship position in the African Development Bank.

Application Deadline: 15th March

KAS Media Africa Management Short Course Scholarship for African Journalists

Apply now for a scholarship place in a Wits Media Management short course!

Application Deadline: 15th March 

VLIR-UOS Masters Scholarships (ICP) by Belgium Government for Developing Countries

VLIR-UOS offers full Masters Scholarships in Belgium for students from Developing countries – half of this scholarship will be offered to African students and preference will be given for Women.

Application Deadline: March

Apply for Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme – $100 million to create 10,000 African Entrepreneurs in 10 Years

Nigerian billionaire investor and philanthropist Tony Elumelu has committed $100 million to create 10,000 entrepreneurs across Africa over the next 10 years.

Application Deadline: 1st March

Wells Mountain Education Scholarship Program for Undergraduate Students in Developing Countries

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

Application Deadline: 1st March

Norway: BI Presidential Scholarships for International Masters Students (Fully-funded)

The BI Presidential Scholarships are open to Norwegian and international applicants.

Application Deadline: 1st March 

Norway: BI Undergraduate Scholarships for International Students

The BI Presidential Scholarships are open to Norwegian and international applicants.

Application Deadline: 1st March

Aga Khan Foundation Scholarship for Developing Countries (Masters & PhD)

The Aga Khan Foundation provides scholarships each year for postgraduate studies to outstanding students from select developing countries. Scholarships are awarded on a 50% grant : 50% loan.

Application Deadline: 31st March

Canada: Quest University Presidential Scholarships for International Undergraduate Students

All students, regardless of their country of origin, are eligible to apply for scholarships and/or financial aid.

Application Deadline: 1st March

American University of Beirut MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program for Sub-Saharan African Students

American University of Beirut MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program are running Masters Scholarships for students in Sub-saharan Africa.

Application Deadline: 18th March

University College Dublin (UCD) Global Excellence Masters Scholarships for sub-Saharan African Students

The Scholarship Program is funded by UCD International and aims to attract excellent candidates to the UCD’s graduate programs and encourage early application.

Application Deadline: 31st March

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Korean Government Scholarships for 170 Bachelors, 800 Masters & PhD for Developing Countries (OPENING SOON)

The Korean Government is offering Bachelors, Masters and PhD Scholarships for International Students to study at various Korean Universities and Higher Institutions. The graduate application program will open in February and close by March. Specific dates will be published soon.

Application Deadline: March 

Mo Ibrahim Foundation University of London PhD Scholarships for African Students

The Centre of African Studies, School of African Studies (SOAS) University of London offers 2 PhDs to African nationals as part of the Governance for Development in Africa Initiative funded by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation.

Application Deadline: 31st March

1,000 Heinrich Boll Foundation Scholarships for International Students, Germany – Undergraduate, Masters  & PhD

The Heinrich Böll Foundation grants scholarships to approximately 1,000 undergraduates, graduates, and doctoral students of all subjects and nationalities per year, who are pursuing their degree at universities, universities of applied sciences (‘Fachhochschulen’), or universities of the arts (‘Kunsthochschulen’) in Germany.

Application Deadline: 1st March

Italy: Cattolica Africa Scholarship Program for African Masters Students (OPENING SOON)

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, as part of its mission to foster relationships with developing countries, has developed a special program for students from the African continent. This program will enable students to study for undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs taught in English at UCSC’s Milan, Piacenza and Cremona campuses.

Application Deadline: 15th March

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