African Nations Mastercard Foundation Scholarships 2024 – Education Bloger


Hi Canadian Scholarship seekers! I have a great scholarship opportunity for you. Applications for the Mastercard Foundation Scholarships are open now for the year 2024. This program is specially designed to offer scholarships to Sub-Saharan African students to study at the University of British Columbia (UBC), Canada. They can pursue their master’s degree at Canadian University with the help of a Mastercard Foundation scholars program. You can also see Graduate Research Scholarship 2024 at La Trobe University.

Details of Mastercard Foundation Scholarships

Host Country Canada
Degree Level Masters Degree
Eligible For African Applicants

Available Programs at UBC:

These are the following available Programs at the University of British Columbia University 2024.

Faculty of Forestry: Master of Geomatics for Environmental Management (MGEM), Master of Sustainable Forest Management (MSFM), Master of International Forestry (MIF).

Faculty of Land and Food Systems: Master of Food and Resource Economics (MFRE), Master of Food Science (MFS), Master of Land and Water Systems (MLWS).

Faculty of Science: Master of Data Science

Eligibility Criteria:

To be consider for the Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Program applicants must:

  • Be applying for a Master’s degree programs which is listed above;
  • Have completed a Bachelor’s degree;
  • Not already have a graduate or PhD degree;
  • Be 35 years old or younger at the application time (i.e. born in 1988 or after);
  • Only Sub-Saharan African country citizens can apply.
  • In a Sub-Saharan African country, have lived a significant part of their life.
  • Present economically disadvantaged financial circumstances
  • Have achieved academic excellence under difficult circumstances
  • Show leadership qualities or potential;
  • Commit and Demonstrate an interest in giving back to their home community
  • Be an applicant who requires a Canadian study permit to study in Canada;
  • Not be claimed asylum or protected person status after arriving in Canada;
  • Be commit to returning to Africa to use their training and skills to the benefits of others;

Also Check: Guangxi Normal University Scholarship 2024 in China

Required Documents:

  • A Complete Application Form.
  • A Personal Statements.
  • A CV/resume.
  • Provide two reference letters.
  • A Transcripts.


The application deadline for the Mastercard Foundation Scholarships for African Nations is 1 December 2023.

How to Apply?

The application process is online. All interested Sub-Saharan African students need to complete an online application of Mastercard Foundation Scholarships 2024. These are the following steps you should follow:

  • Check and review your eligibility according to the program and country requirements.
  • If required, you should take an English language test.
  • Complete the application form including the above documents and submit it via email at [email protected].
  • Check the UBC Faculty Applications instructions.

Apply Now:

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