Scholarships In The United State Of America For African students

By Adeyemi Bukola on 03-Dec-2020


The United States of America provides a comprehensive scholarship program to students which makes it one of the best and widely recognized destinations for international students. Below are the latest available scholarships.

1. International Business Society Scholarships at UVA Darden School of Business

Darden is committed to fostering a globally-minded community that reflects the global business world. To elevate the diversity of perspectives at the School, members of the Darden community have created this scholarship specifically for international students.  The UVA Darden School of Business will provide the award amount based on a variety of metrics and considerations. Applicants must apply for admission to the Master’s degree program at the school. After that, candidates can apply for this funding option

Application Deadline: January 4, 2021

Eligible Countries: South America, Africa, Eastern Europe, and Southeast Value of Award: Educational fund Asia.

Type: Masters

2. Speakers Hunter Creative Writing Scholarships

The Speakers Hunter Creative Writing Scholarships involves writing an essay or what we might call an argumentative document on different topics. If you are already fluent in English, then this might be the best opportunity to cash it out. You have to submit an argumentative essay of around 4000 words on the topics that have been chosen for you.

Application Deadline: January 10, 2021. 

Eligible Countries: contact for information on eligibility

Value of Awards: $5000

Type: Undergraduate

3. International funding opportunities at Elmhurst University

Elmhurst University is currently searching for highly motivated and excellent students for its International Scholarships Scheme. Elmhurst awards merit scholarships is based on several factors, including academic achievement, artistic talent, and membership in the United Church of Christ. The University also awards international student grants to help support the cost of tuition.

Application Deadline: July 1, 2021

Eligible Countries: International

Value of Award: $5,000

Type: Graduate 

4. Distinguished Scholar Awards at University of New Haven

The purpose of this application program is to provide financial support to those who want to pursue an undergraduate degree program at the University.  Students are required to apply for admission in any undergraduate degree coursework at the university. After that, applicants will be considered automatically.

Application Deadline: January 1, 2021

Eligible Countries: International

Value : $15,000 – $18,000

Type: Undergraduate 

5. Big Blanket Dream Big Scholarships 2021

Big Blanket Co is awarding the DREAM BIG SCHOLARSHIP to international students who are seeking to pursue a degree program in the USA. Big Blanket Dream offers a $1,500 scholarship to two exceptional students annually in the hopes of making a small difference in their lives. 

Application Deadlines:  Fall Semester 2020: Deadline to submit – October 15 / Winners announced – November 22.  Spring Semester 2021: Deadline to submit – April 15 / Winners announced – May 1

Eligible countries: Open to all Nationality


Type: Graduate and Undergraduate

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