Scholarship Opportunities In Europe For African Students

By Adeyemi Bukola on 09-Sep-2020


By learning abroad, you will be introduced to new cultures through your internationally diverse student body. And, because Europe is a world leader in research initiatives and opportunities, many universities invest large sums in financial aid programs and scholarships for international students. These are a few of the most recent scholarships in Europe.

1. 2020 Margaret MacCurtain International Awards 

The University College Dublin is offering a scholarship opportunity to remove the economic hurdles that stand as an educational obstacle. The Scholarship is funded by Professor Maureen Murphy to support graduate work in women’s history at UCD. The Scholarship consists of a medal and monetary prize of €4,500.

Application Deadline: Not Specific

Eligible Countries: EU and non-EU students

Value: €4,500

Type: Graduate studies

2. Heinrich Boll Foundation Scholarship 2021 in Germany

The Heinrich Boll Foundation Scholarship Grants 1,000 Scholarships annually to students in German Universities. The Heinrich Scholarship is funded by the DAAD and Heinrich Boll Foundation. The Scholarship is open to German students as well as international students from around the world. 

Application deadline: 1st March 2021

Eligibility: International students

Value: Not stated

Type: Masters

3. Helmut Veith Stipend In Austria For International Female Students

The Helmut Veith Stipend is dedicated to the memory of an outstanding computer scientist who worked in the fields of logic in computer science, computer-aided verification, software engineering, and computer security. Helmut Veith, who tragically passed away in March 2016, was a strong advocate and mentor for women in computer science. The scholarship is open to International Female Students who want to pursue a Masters program in the field of Computer Science taught at TU Wien

Application deadline:  30th November 2020

Eligibility: International female students

Value: EUR 6000 annually for the duration of up to two years and Waiver of all tuition fees at TU Wien.

Type: Masters

4. Gates Cambridge Scholarship 2021 in the United Kingdom | Fully Funded

The Cambridge University Scholarship is a Prestigious International Scholarship Funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Scholarship to Study Masters and Ph.D. Degree at Cambridge University from the United Kingdom. The Gates Cambridge University Scholarship is a Prestigious Fully Funded Scholarship for International Students and U.S Citizens.

Application deadline: 3 December 2020

Eligibility: International students

Value: Fully Funded

Type: Ph.D. and Master’s degree

For guidance and more information on how to apply, sign up for a study abroad consultation with us, and reach out to one of our study abroad consultants to guide you through the application and selection process.


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