This figure is awesomely huge to be ignored! The Michigan State University is hosting The MasterCard Foundation Scholarship 2018/19. All international undergraduates and graduates are currently invited to apply for this hot scholarship. Did I mention hot? Yes. But not in the sense of scalding your hands though.
The Michigan State University is in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation Scholarship to offer students fully funded student grants to study from sub-Saharan African.
The Michigan State University (MSU) colloquially called Spartans was founded and established in 1855. It is a public research university located in East Lansing, Michigan, United States. It is recorded that the Michigan State University is one of the first higher institution to teach scientific agriculture in the United States. Today, they are offering a wide range of degree programs to its learners.
In terms of enrollment, Michigan State University is considered the largest in the United States. Currently, the institution ranks as one of the top 20 public universities in the United States and one of the best 100 universities in the world for research purposes.
Back to what’s on board. The Michigan State University will receive $45 Million USD from The MasterCard Foundation. This fund will be used to fully sponsor about 185 students to study any degree program of their choice in the University of Michigan. There are six United States Universities in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation on this scholarship program but the Michigan State University will host most of the scholars than other institutions.
100 Undergraduates and 85 graduate students will benefit from this student grant offered by The MasterCard Foundation. Whom will be considered more for this scholarship award? Students who are academically excellent and are financially disadvantaged will be given preference to others. These students must be willing to give back to their community hence they will well equipped with social and economic skills and competencies required to ignite growth in the system.
What is the Application Deadline?
Applications will no longer be received after 1st February 2018.
Students from all African countries are qualified to apply for this scholarship.
What Can I Study?
With this scholarship, you can study any course offered by the Michigan State University.
This scholarship is offered yearly and it has been offered since 2012.
Number of Scholarships
Full academic and social support from the $45 Million USD.
For the full period of study
- Be willing to give back to the community
- Show strong ethical behaviors and commitment to study in their career path
- Be an African student.
- Possess great academic scores from previous school where he/she graduated from.
Kindly visit the scholarship link to read more on how to apply for this scholarship.