Scholarships for African Students 2021-2022

Are you an african students looking for scholarship to fund your studies. Here are list of scholarships for african students you can apply for this 2021-2022. These funding opportunities are mainly awarded to promising students like you, in form of full scholarships for African students who wish to pursue a higher degree at an accredited university  After School Africa Scholarships and Opportunities, apply for any of these opportunities for Africans 2021 

      • Malaria Consortium 2021 Dr Sylvia Meek Entomology Scholarship (South Africa)

      • The scholarship for Entomology has been set up in the memory of Dr Sylvia Meek, Malaria Consortium’s Global Technical Director who led inspiring and pioneering work in the fight against infectious diseases, and malaria in particular, before her untimely passing aw
        • Deadline: February 8, 2021
        • Posted: January 17, 2021
      • University of Laval 2021-2022 Masters Scholarships for African and European Students

      • The University of Laval Canada is offering Scholarships for international students from African and European Countries to study for Masters degree. The purpose of this program is to promote academic excellence by offering scholarships to foreign students who are citizens of an African o
        • Deadline: February 1, 2021
        • Posted: January 4, 2021
      • YALI 2020 Africa Alumni Marketplace for RLC Alumni

      • Forty select alumni will be invited to showcase their projects, products, or services to YALI Africa partners. This platform will present spaces for networking and collaboration for all who participate. Breakout sessions, lightning talks, a networking event, and an Expo are being planned for the two
        • Deadline: December 11, 2020
        • Posted: November 26, 2020
      • Solve Education 2021 Campus Ambassador Program for sub-Sahara African Students

      • Gain lifelong skills and experience that will set you apart among your peers. The knowledge gained from this ambassadorship program is valuable to students interested in leadership, business, marketing, or advertising across sub-Saharan Africa. Solve Education! empowers young people to empower th
        • Deadline: January 8, 2021
        • Posted: November 25, 2020
      • Medium 2021 Deforestation Journalism Fellowships for African Environmental journalists

      • Environmental journalists in four African countries invited to apply for eight-week online course. Climate change and urban sprawl is leading to deforestation across the continent and is fast becoming a major conservation concern. The Congo Basin is one of the many places that has seen a rapid in
        • Deadline: November 25, 2020
        • Posted: November 20, 2020
      • World Bank 2021-2022 WANIDA Master’s & PhD Fellowships for African Students

      • In response to the ACE Partner call under the World Bank African Centres of Excellence (ACE) Impact project, seven ACEs have jointly established the West African Network of Infectious Diseases ACEs (WANIDA) to facilitate interactions, collaborations and networking among the infectious diseases ACEs,
        • Deadline: December 5, 2020
        • Posted: November 19, 2020
      • USIU-Africa Mastercard Foundation 2021 Scholars Program for Africans

      • United States International University-Africa (USIU-Africa) in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation announces its 2021 global Scholars Program. Eligible candidates are invited to apply for the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program 2021 to study at United States International Univers
        • Deadline: December 27, 2020
        • Posted: November 17, 2020
      • Africa Union 2020 AfCFTA Innovation Challenge For Young Africans

      • This challenge engages young people to develop and curate policy ideas for the implementation of the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).  The objective of the challenge To identify and disseminate innovative ideas, solutions and actions which will maximize the benefits of the
        • Deadline: November 23, 2020
        • Posted: November 16, 2020
      • MTN 2021 Global Graduate Development Programme for young graduates across Africa.

      • Are you a young, energetic and enthusiastic person aged between 22-26 years? If the answer is a resounding YES, then we are looking for you! Recruitment for the Global Graduate Programme for 2021 has officially kicked off and we are excited to meet graduates who have ambition, drive and
        • Deadline: Not Specified
        • Posted: November 9, 2020
      • ZeroToOne 2020 High Impact Leaders Fellowship for Young African Leaders

      • Applications are open for the ZeroToOne High Impact Leaders Fellowship 2020. The Fellowship is a 6-week immersive experiential learning program designed to identify and grow talented young people into career and business leaders while giving them the opportunity to apply their skills, passions, and
        • Deadline: November 9, 2020
        • Posted: November 8, 2020
      • AROCSA 2021 PhD Fellowship Program for African Scholars

      • The Association for Research On Civil Society In Africa (AROCSA) with the support of Ford Foundation, has established the PhD Fellowship Program in Africa. As part of the program, selected PhD scholars who have successfully defended their research proposals will be provided research grants to cov
        • Deadline: November 13, 2020
        • Posted: November 8, 2020
      • DAAD 2021 In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa

      • tudents from sub-Saharan African region are hereby invited to apply for the 2021 In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa funded the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). If you are interested in studying as an in-country/in-region student in another Sub-Saharan
        • Deadline: Not Specified
        • Posted: November 6, 2020
      • AAS 2021 Grand Challenges Africa Innovation Phase 1 Seed Grants

      • The Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA), created through a partnership between the African Academy of Sciences (AAS), African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD) in partnership with the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency&
        • Deadline: December 4, 2020
        • Posted: November 4, 2020
      • World Youth Alliance 2021 Internship Programme for Young Africans

      • The World Youth Alliance Internship Program provides opportunities for young people who are inspired by the ideas and work of the World Youth Alliance (WYA) to gain professional skills working on WYA’s projects and a substantive learning experience on WYA’s core ideas. Projects
        • Deadline: November 20, 2020
        • Posted: November 4, 2020
      • DAAD 2021-2022 Scholarships Within East Africa for Postgraduate African Students

      • The DAAD , Regional Director wishes to inform all staff and students that the call for Applications for the 2021 In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme for Eastern Africa is now open! This programme is open to individual Master and PhD students in the Sub-Saharan Afri
        • Deadline: December 15, 2020
        • Posted: November 3, 2020
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Scholarships For African Students

Most African student dream of attaining a higher education, but due to issues like lack of funding, they tend to give up on this dream, but you don’t have to.

What if we told you there was a way for you to make your dreams a reality at little or no cost? How?

Thanks to the benevolence of organisations offering scholarships to African students, aspirants like you, can now go to school through the help of certain free scholarships for African students which you can find on our website.

These funding opportunities are mainly awarded to promising students like you, in form of full scholarships for African students, for applicants who wish to pursue a higher degree at an accredited university. So depending on your educational qualification or background, you could either search and apply for masters scholarships for African students or undergraduate scholarships for African students on our site.

Be sure to browse through ScholarshipTab,  in order to get the best scholarship opportunities for African students for the year 2020. While you’re at it, visit our blog to read our insightful article on how to appy for a scholarship and many others After School Africa Scholarships and Opportunities


Top Annual Scholarships For African Students

  1. Chevening Scholarship
  2. Commonwealth scholarship
  3. DAAD Helmut-Schmidt Masters Scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance
  4. Westminster International Postgraduate Full Scholarships
  5. Joint Japan World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program
  6. Westminster Undergraduate Full Scholarships
  7. Michigan State University MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program
  8. McGill University Canada – MasterCard Foundation Scholarships
  9. Reach Oxford Scholarships for Undergraduate Students for Developing Countries, University of Oxford
  10. Reach Oxford Scholarships for Undergraduate Students for Developing Countries, University of Oxford

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