Scholarship program of the MasterCard Foundation at the University of Pretoria 2022/2023

Do you have what it takes to transform Africa? African students can apply for Mastercard Foundation Scholarships at the University of Pretoria (UP). Applications are currently being invited from interested applicants for Scholarship program of the MasterCard 2022 Foundation at the University of Pretoria, South Africa.

The MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program is a $ 500 million, 10-year global initiative to train and develop next-generation leaders who will contribute to social and economic transformation. The University of Pretoria (UP) works with Mastercard Foundation (MCF) to offer scholarships to deserving African students interested in studying at postgraduate levels.

Scholarship sponsors: Mastercard Foundation (MCF)

Host institutions: University of Pretoria (UP)

Scholarship value: Full funding (Amount not indicated)

Number of awards: enough

Level of education: Teachers

Nationality: Africans

Scholarship program of the MasterCard Foundation in UP 2022/2023 DETAILS

The Mastercard Foundation offers a full scholarship to students who have applied and been accepted into one of the following programs at the University of Pretoria:

Postgraduate Programs

  • School of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
  • School of Economics and Administrative Sciences
  • School of Humanities to enter BPolSci (Political Studies or International Studies only)

Applications for Honors and Masters degrees in Engineering will be accepted (for undergraduate students only).

Eligibility criteria

  • Applicants must be African citizens.
  • Applicants must come from financial disadvantages and show financial need.
  • Applicants should demonstrate leadership skills and participate in a return project eg in a community, school, church, etc.
  • Academic excellence is paramount and students must maintain a high academic average at all times.

Application Procedures

How to apply: Applications for studies at UP are open 1ag March and closes on the 30thου August of the year continuing the year of study. Students interested in studying at the University of Pretoria and wishing to apply for the Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Program must follow the application process.

Step 1:

Apply online at www.up.ac.za/apply. Alternatively, you can submit a hard copy of your application. For more information, call +27 (0) 12 420 4297/6621 or send an email to: [email protected] for undergraduate and postgraduate questions.

Step 2:

After your application is submitted, it will be evaluated by members of the competent school. The school will let you know if you have been admitted.

Step 3:

Once accepted, contact [email protected] to immediately begin the application process for the Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Program.

Step 4:

Successful Mastercard Fellows must have a passport to be able to apply for a visa immediately.

Application deadline: 30ου August2022

Visit the Official Website for more details

Thank You.

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