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USIU-Africa Mastercard Foundation Scholarship 2022/23 [Fully Funded]

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USIU-Africa Mastercard Foundation Scholarship 2022: United States International University-Africa (USIU-Africa) is pleased to announce its partnership with the Mastercard Foundation for its global scholars Program.

The initiative will offer academically talented youths from Africa facing financial, gender, displacement or disability constraints an opportunity to access world-class university education.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): USIU-Africa and Mastercard Foundation

Scholarship to be taken in: United States International University-Africa

Scholarship Worth: See Scholarship Benefits (below)

Scholarship Level: Undergraduate

Eligible Areas: See Eligible programs (below)

Country/Candidate Eligibility: Africans

USIU-Africa Mastercard Foundation Scholarship 2022 | Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the USIU-Africa Mastercard Foundation Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

Must be women not exceeding 29 years old in the following categories: Young women; Refugees and displaced youth; Youth with disabilities.

Scholars must demonstrate academic talent and have personal motivation to complete their education.

Must be committed to giving back to their communities through previous and/or past engagements with community outreach activities

Exhibit leadership potential and committed to becoming change makers, role models and mentors who embrace ethical leadership.

Be interested in and meet USIU-Africa’s admissions criteria and academic qualifications to undertake any of the approved undergraduate degree programs.

Eligible Programs

Science and Technology

Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Communication, Cinematic and Creative Arts

Business Administration

Humanities and Social Sciences

Also see: KNUST Mastercard Foundation Scholarship 2021/2022 for Africans

Scholarship Benefits

Tuition and functional fees;

Laptops, books, and other learning materials;

Reasonable accommodation and meals;

Medical insurance;


Transport to and from home;

Access to leadership training;

Access to entrepreneurial training;

Psycho-social support, career counseling, and mentorship.

Disability needs will be reasonably catered for

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the USIU-Africa Mastercard Foundation Scholarship 2022 are to:

Download the application forms from Here or pick the forms from the Admissions Office, located in the Main Administration building at USIU-Africa at no cost.

Submit completed application forms by email as an attachment, ensuring that the scanned copy of the scholarship application form and all the required documents are legible and send to mcfsp-applications@usiu.ac.ke or drop your application at Admissions Office, located in the Main Administration building at USIU- Africa, or post your application to:

Program Director, Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program, USIU-Africa, P.O. Box 14634 – 00800, Nairobi

Application Deadline: February 28, 2022

Website: https://www.usiu.ac.ke/2395/call-for-applications-mastercard-foundation-scholars-program-usiu-africa-fall-september-2022-intake