Scholarships In The United States Of America For African Students

By Adeyemi Bukola on 21-Sep-2020


The United States is the number one and largest destination for international students seeking higher education overseas. The education system in the USA is the most versatile and flexible higher education system for international students in the world. There are several scholarship opportunities available to Africans who would love to study in the USA. Here are some of the latest scholarships in the USA;

1.  2020 International Funding At Caldwell University

Caldwell University is offering a wonderful funding opportunity to outstanding applicants who are seeking to pursue a degree program at the Institution. The university is internationally recognized for its well-designed courses, modern facilities, its affordability, and student support. Applicants must meet requirements to be qualified for this scholarship requirement such as an outstanding high school achievement (equivalent to a 3.0 U.S. GPA or higher and must submit TOEFL scores (minimum of 70), IELTS scores (minimum of 6.0) or ELS Level 112 Certificate of Completion.

Application Deadline: December 1.

Eligibility: International

Value: Up to $20,000

Type: Undergraduate

2.     Fully-Funded Stamps Funding At University of Miami

The Stamps Scholarship is now open for students who are seeking financial help in pursuing their studies at the Institution. The program includes amazing perks such as full tuition fees, on-campus housing, a meal plan, University health insurance, textbooks, a laptop allowance, and access to a $12,000 enrichment fund. Applicants must be international students and must hold an offer to study in any undergraduate program at the university. To apply Applicants must hold a high school diploma, applicants are not required to make a separate application for this application. Applicants who have applied for early admission in an approved course will be automatically considered for this application program

Application Deadline: November 1, 2020

Eligibility: International students

Type: Undergraduate

Value: Fully-Funded

3.   MasterCard Scholars Program At Arizona State University

In collaboration with the Mastercard Foundation, Arizona State University is providing scholarship opportunities to train 25 Africa Mastercard Foundation alumni. This scholarship program is situated within EdPlus, a central enterprise unit for ASU, focused on the design and scalable delivery of digital teaching and learning models to increase student success and reduce barriers to achievement in higher education. To be eligible for this scholarship applicants must qualify academically for admission to the degree of their choice, which includes a high level of English proficiency, applicants must be a citizen of an African country, must be between the ages of 18 and 35 on or before the application deadline. He/she must demonstrate a track record of leadership and service within their community and have studied or intend to take up other graduate studies before August 2021. 

Application Deadline: 19th October 2020 16:00GMT (9:00AM AZ time)

Eligibility: Africa students

Value: Costs incurred for visa application processing, Costs incurred for English language tests, costs incurred for GRE or other equivalent exams, Airfare to and from Phoenix Arizona, Full tuition, books, and fees, and Housing.

Type: Undergraduate

4.    University of Michigan Scholarships 2021 in the United States

The University of Michigan is a Top-Ranked Public University; the University of Michigan has a tradition of excellence in research, learning and teaching, sports, and the arts. Michigan is the oldest University in the United States. The Michigan International Student Scholarship is open to International Students and U.S Citizens. The University of Michigan also offers Merit Scholarships. There is No Minimum Number of Scholarships. You can apply until the Application Deadline

Application deadline: 1st November 2020

Eligibility: Open to All

Value: $10,000

Type: Bachelors

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