Mastercard Foundation AfOx Scholarships 2024 at University of Oxford
The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program and the Africa Oxford Initiative (AfOx) are now accepting applications from eligible young Africans for the Mastercard Foundation AfOx Scholarships, designed for the 2024 academic year at the University of Oxford.
The partnership offers 400 young African scholars a full scholarship for taught Masters degrees. Its goal is to help African students access and excel at Oxford University while preparing them for success in their academic and post-university journeys.
The University of Oxford, located in Oxford, England, is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities globally, with a history spanning over nine centuries. It began as a collection of monastic schools and gained prominence in the 12th and 13th centuries. The collegiate system, with separate colleges for students and teachers, was established during this time. Oxford played a crucial role during the Renaissance and the English Reformation, evolving into a center for classical studies and science. It has a rich history of academic achievements, notable alumni, and contributions to various fields. The university continues to be a leading global institution with a diverse student body and a focus on research and academics.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Mastercard Foundation and Africa Oxford Initiative
Host Institution(s): University of Oxford, UK
- Full tuition costs
- Living expenses
- Logistics support including economy return flight, visa.
- Immigration Health Surcharge fees
- Settling down allowance
- Thrive Fund for emergencies
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Masters
Requirements and eligibility criteria for Mastercard Foundation AfOx Scholarships 2024 at University of Oxford:
- Must be an African student aiming to pursue a master’s degree at the University of Oxford for the 2024 academic year.
- Must hold a relevant bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution of higher education.
- Must exhibit strong academic and research capabilities.
Application Procedure for Mastercard Foundation AfOx Scholarships 2024 at University of Oxford (How to apply);
To apply for the Mastercard Foundation AfOx Scholarships 2024, simply submit your application through the University of Oxford’s graduate admissions portal before the deadline for your selected course of study. Make sure to indicate your desire to apply for AfOx funding during the process.
Application Deadline: Not specified
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