Arizona State University, in collaboration with the Mastercard Foundation, will provide graduate scholarships to train 25 young African professionals at the Master’s level for various programs over a four-year period (2021 – 2025). This scholarship program is part of EdPlus, an ASU central enterprise unit focused on the design and scalable delivery of digital teaching and learning models to improve student success and reduce barriers to achievement in higher education.
The application deadline is Friday, October 7 at 16:00 GMT (9:00 AM AZ time)
African countries are eligible.
The Scholarship will cover the following expenses:
- Fees for processing visa applications
- Expenses for English language tests
- GRE or other equivalent examination fees
- Flights from and to Phoenix, Arizona
- Tuition, books, and fees are all included.
- Scholarship program participation
The number of awards is ten.
Eligibility for ASU/Mastercard Foundation Fully Funded Baobab Digital Innovation Scholarship – USA 2023:
- Applicants must be interested in applying to one of the eligible programs listed above.
- Applicants must meet academic requirements for admission to the degree program of their choice, which includes a high level of English proficiency.
- The applicant must be an African citizen.
- Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 35 at the time of application.
- Applicants must have a track record of community leadership and service.
- Applicants must be economically disadvantaged and demonstrate a lack of financial resources from family or other sources to pursue graduate education in their home country or elsewhere
- Applicants must hold an undergraduate degree and have completed at least four years of study.
- Applicants must not have begun or completed any other graduate degrees prior to August 20, 2023.
- For the duration of the program, applicants must be able to live in Phoenix, Arizona.
How to Apply for ASU/Mastercard Foundation Fully Funded Baobab Digital Innovation Scholarship – USA 2023:
All applicants are encouraged to apply for the scholarship first, and if successful, will be assisted in the admissions process at Arizona State University. Interviews will be conducted via video or phone calls in November 2022, with final decisions expected in February 2023. All successful applicants will travel to Phoenix, Arizona in July 2023 to begin the Program.
There are two options for submitting your application:
- Click Here to submit an online application.
- If you do not have access to the internet, you can complete and send a downloadable version of the application to [email protected] . Click Here to access the downloadable form.
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