United States is a home of competitive scholarship opportunities for Undergraduates, Masters, and Ph.D. students living in the US as well as international students from across the world whose dream is to study in the United States.
In a bid to help Africans/international students who want to study in the US, a whole lot of scholarships, grants and fellowships have been established.
USA Scholarships are purely set in place for lifting Financial Burden from the Student’s Shoulders, be it In-State or Out-of-State Students. Most of these Scholarships are Sponsored by Multinationals companies.
Some scholarships are Awarded on need base or Merit base which is then given in Cash or sent to the recipient College or University to take care of students Tuition. There are also so many courses to choose from in The US Embassy Scholarships for international students. The list below shows the list of scholarships for Africans.
Harvard University MBA Scholarship for International Students The Harvard MBA is one of the most desired programs, taught in a renowned university. This scholarship is sponsored by the Boustany Foundation and it spans a period of 2 years.
The Harvard University MBA Scholarship for International Students is taken in the US and is open to students of any nation. It is thus, a US scholarship for African students.
Fulbright Foreign Scholarship – This scholarship helps graduates who are international students to study and research in the US at US universities or various other institutions. In this way, it covers African students as well. It offers about 4000 scholarships to students each year.
AAUW International Fellowship- It is a US embassy scholarship for Africans that gives aid to women pursuing a full-time graduate or postdoctoral study in the US. The study is carried out in the US for people who are not US citizens or permanent residents.
7UP Harvard Business School Scholarship- This US embassy scholarship for Africans is offered by Seven-Up Bottling Company Plc to Nigerian students to undertake a Masters in Business Administration program in the US, specifically at Harvard Business School. The scholarship is to be taken in the US and its available to Nigerians.
MMMF Grants for Women of Developing Countries- The Margaret McNamara Education Grants is to help women from developing countries who are seeking an education in order to better the lives of women and children in their countries.