Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Program At University of Pretoria, 2020: The University of Pretoria (UP) in collaboration too with the MasterCard Foundation we are happy to announce to you that the commencement of the MasterCard Foundation scholarship application for highly interested African Students who are willing to enroll for a postgraduate degree program can apply for this scholarship too.
The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program (MCFSP) aims to change the continent of Africa by supporting them academically to talented/skilled students who are economically disadvantaged yet with great potential to influence Africa positively through their knowledge, skills, attitudes and appreciates their leadership.
The MCFSP offers full scholarships to all students who have been fully admitted to study for the postgraduate course at the University of Pretoria.
Interested scholars/students are thereby urged to apply for the MCFSP sponsored program at the University of Pretoria for the 2020/2021 academic session.
Subject Eligibility: See Eligible courses
Scholarship to be taken at: University of Pretoria, South Africa
Scholarship Worth: See Scholarship Benefits
Scholarship level: Masters and PhD
Country/Applicant Eligibility: The Scholarship is for African students.
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Scholarship Eligibility and Selection Criteria: To be examined for the University of Pretoria Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Program 2020, candidates are to meet the following guidelines:
Candidates must have been offered admission/permission to study a full-time postgraduate degree at the University of Pretoria, and students number will be expected to complete the MCFSP application to be supplemented by academic records and other supporting documents required.
All messages presented must be accurate and correct, as a falsification of information on the application form may result in disqualification from the scholarship.
Candidates must be willing to return to their home country and contribute to the development of the same after completion of studies.
Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Program Benefits
- Accommodation and meals in a UP home or UP-accredited accommodation
- A modest monthly stipend.
- Medical aid cover for the study duration
- Full tuition fees
- Textbooks and printed materials
Cost of Visa
- Every country owe there own Visa cost there are:
- Leadership development possibilities.
- Academic advising and counseling assistance.
Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Eligible courses:
- Faculty of Humanities for Political Studies or International Studies only
- Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
- Foundation Scholarship Program, 2020
- Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
- Application Procedures for the University of Pretoria Mastercard
- Faculty of Engineering- continuing students can apply
How To Apply For Mastercard Foundation Scholarship
Step 1: Candidates are to visit the website through www.up.ac.za/apply to apply for the Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Program.
Step 2: Candidates will need internet access, and an email address to stay up to date as student number (EMPLID) will be sent to the email as confirmation of receipt. Or Aplicants can alternatively send hard copies of the application form to:
Application Deadline: The deadline for Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Application for MCFSP opens on 1st May, 2020 and closes on 18th September, 2020