Study Abroad Scholarships In Europe For African Students

By Adeyemi Bukola on 22-Sep-2020


Europe is a great place to get quality education and an International experience can create an added value as a future employee. Many of the world’s best universities are located in Europe. These are a few of the most recent scholarships in Europe.

1. Emile Boutmy Scholarship 2021 | Study in France

Emile Boutmy Scholarship 2021 is offered to all the International Students around the world residing outside European Countries. Each year, Science of Po enrolls 14,000 thousand students, in which half are International Students. The duration of the Bachelor’s degree program is Three Years, the MS degree program is Two Years, and the Ph.D. degree program is Three Years. This is one of the most prestigious scholarships in France for the International Students; all candidates must apply for this opportunity.

Application deadline: 28 Feb 2021 for Bachelors. 6 Dec 2020 for (MS, Ph.D.)

Eligibility: International Students outside the European Union

Value: Tuition Fees, Stipends, and Grants

Type: Undergraduates and Masters

2. Russian Government Funding For International Students 2020

Russian Scholarship Project is your chance for early admission to a tuition-free program at one of the leading universities in Russia. This program is aimed at talented foreign students who would like to enroll in a degree program in Russia for free. Master or Ph.D. degree in the field of Mathematics & Artificial Intelligence, Clinical Medicine & Public Health, Computer & Data Science, Business & Management, Politics & International Relations, Biology & Biotechnology, Neuroscience & Psychology, Physical Sciences, Linguistics & Modern Languages, Chemistry & Materials Science, Economics & Econometrics, Engineering & Technology,   Earth Sciences, and Education.  Application is now open for Eligible applicants who must have Bachelor’s degrees (for the Master’s track) or Master’s degree (for Doctoral Track), except for Russian citizens and must take part in either Russian or English language

Eligible Countries: International students

Value of Awards: 100% discount on tuition fees

Type: Master or PhD

3. Nordic Africa Institute Nordic Scholarships For Africa-oriented Studies

Nordic Africa Institute is offering the Nordic Scholarships in order to facilitate the use of the Institute’s library collections on contemporary Africa and to create links to existing research at the Institute. The scholarships are awarded annually. The aim of the scholarship program is to offer a 1-month stay at the Nordic Africa Institute in order to facilitate the use of the Institute’s library collections on contemporary Africa (books, periodicals, newspapers, and government publications), and to create links to existing research at the Institute.

Application deadline: 15th October 2020.

Eligibility: International students

Value: Travelling expenses, free accommodation centrally located in Uppsala, a subsistence allowance of SEK 300 per day.

Type: Short courses for masters and Ph.D. students

4. Cambridge Africa Ph.D. Scholarships 2021 for Students in sub-Saharan African Countries

The University of Cambridge and the Cambridge Trust are generously providing funding to enable outstanding applicants from sub-Saharan African countries to study for PhDs at the University of Cambridge. There are no restrictions on subject areas, for these PhDs. However, preference will be given to applicants proposing to work on projects that focus on African priorities, and those who have links to African institutions. The scheme is open for applications hoping to start a Ph.D. in the autumn of 2021. 

Application Deadline: 5th December 2020

Eligible Countries: Sub-Saharan African Countries

Value: Fully Funded

Type: PhD

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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