Fully funded scholarships from Michael Wills Scholarship for Africa at Oxford, 2018,Yale Scholar MBA Award for African Entrepreneurs in USA, 2018, Fully-Funded 2018 Eni Scholarships for African Students at Oxford University


Fully Funded Michael Wills Scholarship for Africa at Oxford, 2018

Oxford University is inviting prospective graduate students to apply for the Michael Wills scholarship for sub-saharan Africans. Two full scholarships are available for applicants who are applying to one of the following full-time courses: MPhil Development Studies, MSc Economics for Development; MSc Global Governance and Diplomacy; MSc Migration Studies; and MSc Refugee and Forced Migration Studies.
The scholarship is jointly funded by the Dulverton Trust, which is an independent, charitable, grant-making organisation established in 1949, and the Oxford Department of International Development. The scholarships are named after Captain Michael Wills MC, a former student of Magdalen College, who was a cousin of the second Lord Dulverton.

Worth of Award
The scholarship covers course fees, college fees and a grant for living costs of £14,553.
Awards are made for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course.

Eligibility
1- You must also be ordinarily resident in one of the following Sub-Saharan African countries: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cabo Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
2- Eligible candidates ordinarily resident in South Africa may also be considered.
You should be intending to return to your country of ordinary residence on completion of your studies.
Priority will be given to applicants who have not previously studied in the US or UK.
The eligibility criteria will be applied automatically, using the details you provide in the relevant sections of the graduate application form (for example, your country of ordinary residence and your previous education institutions), to determine whether you are eligible.
3- Selection is based on academic merit, unless specified otherwise.
4- Some of the scholarships are only tenable at specific colleges. Unless specified otherwise, you do not need to select that college as your preference on the graduate application form. All eligible applicants will be considered, regardless of which college (if any) you state as your preference. However, successful applicants will be transferred to the relevant college in order to take up the scholarship.
Applicants who hold deferred offers to start in 2018-19 are not eligible to be considered for these scholarships.
You will be considered automatically for this scholarship if:
1- You are applying to start a new graduate course;
2- You submit your course application by the relevant January admissions deadline;
3- You are subsequently offered a place after consideration of applications received by the deadline;
4- Your application is not placed on a waiting list or held back after the January admissions deadline to be re-evaluated against applications received by the March admissions deadline; and You meet the eligibility criteria.

How to Apply
Applications are made online through their website. There is no separate application process for this scholarship: to be considered, submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline for your course.
Deadline: Submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline for your course. Selection is expected to take place in May 2018.

Click on link below for registration procedure
https://evision.ox.ac.uk/urd/sits.urd/run/siw_ipp_lgn.login?process=siw_ipp_app_crs


Full Tuition Yale Scholar MBA Award for African Entrepreneurs in USA, 2018
Yale University invites applications for the 2018 Yale Scholar MBA Programme for young African entrepreneurs at the Yale School of Management, Yale University, USA, funded by Harambe Entrepreneur Alliance. The Yale Scholar Program is a full-tuition plus fees award for Africa’s entrepreneurial leaders wishing to pursue a two year MBA at the Yale School of Management starting in September 2018.
Harambe Entrepreneur Alliance is a platform for highly educated young African social, business and political entrepreneurs, attending leading universities in Africa, Asia, Europe and North America. Our mission is to capture, inform and engage Africa’s global intellectual capital in the development of Africa. Harambe Entrepreneur Alliance is a 501(c)(3) incorporated as a non-profit organization in the State of New Hampshire, USA.

Worth of Award
Full-tuition plus fees to attend the MBA program at the Yale School of Management, starting in September 2018
Access to Harambeans, mentors, Angel & VC funds, pro bono legal services, fellowships and corporate internships
Invitation to Harambe Bretton Woods Symposium and intimate sessions with influential private and public sector leaders around the world

Eligibility
Born in Africa and current passport holders of an African country
Exhibited entrepreneurial leadership in their field of interest
Two or more years of work experience
Hold a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent
Candidates must arrange to have official university transcripts, letters of recommendation and standardized test scores arrive at Yale School of Management by the appropriate application deadline

How to Apply
1- Candidates must apply and be admitted to both Harambe and Yale School of Management December 30, 2017
2- Candidates must complete online HEA Application by January 4, 2018
3- Candidates must complete online Yale School of Management Application admissions.som.yale.edu/apply/ March 31, 2018
Scholarship recipient will receive notification by March 31, 2018
For further information: E-Mail:
info@healliance.org
Deadline
Deadlines include December 30, 2017, Januaray 4, 2018

Click on the link below for registration procedure
https://admissions.som.yale.edu/apply/

Fully-Funded 2018 Eni Scholarships for African Students at Oxford University
The University of Oxford invites applications for its 2018-2019 Eni Scholarships open to students from Angola, Ghana, Mozambique, Nigeria, or the Republic of the Congo (Congo-Brazzaville).
The scholarship is a partnership between St Antony’s College, University of Oxford and the international integrated energy company Eni.
This scholarship will allow St Antony’s to admit up to three of the best African students irrespective of means and will add immeasurably to the diverse and intellectual character of the College. This is part of a joint initiative between Eni & St Antony’s College to invest in and strengthen African leadership.
St Antony’s and Eni are equally keen to provide encouragement and where possible, structured incentives for Eni Scholars to continue their studies or find useful employment back in their home country after graduating from Oxford. Discussions about this are ongoing and scholars will be informed of relevant contacts and partnerships as they emerge.


Worth of Award
100% of university and college fees, and an annual grant for living costs.
The stipend for courses with different durations will be adjusted accordingly.
The scholarship also covers one economy return airfare from your home country to the UK at the start and end of your course.
The scholarships are open to applicants who are ordinarily resident in Angola, Ghana, Mozambique, Nigeria, and the Republic of the Congo (Congo-Brazzaville) . Preference will be given to applicants whose first degree is from an African university.
The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of both academic merit and potential and financial need.
Preference will be given to applicants who have clear ambitions to use their accumulated learning to benefit their home country after graduation.
Please ensure you meet the requirements for entry to your course, including English language requirements. See the University’s course guide for more information.
Applicants must apply for admission to one of the following eligible courses:
1 year Master’s courses
MSc African Studies
MSc Economic & Social History
MSc Economics for Development
MSc Global Governance and Diplomacy

How to Apply
In order to be considered for the scholarship, please follow these three steps:
Read the information on this webpage carefully.
First , apply online to the University of Oxford for one of the eligible courses as listed above. You must submit your application for graduate study to the University by the January deadline ( 8 or 19 January 2018 depending on the programme you apply to – please check the University’s guidance on application deadlines) and you must have secured a place on your chosen programme of study by the expected final decision date ( 16 March 2018 ).
It would help if you select St Antony’s College in the college choice section of the application form, though this is not compulsory.
Second, once you have applied to the University for admission, please complete the online Eni Scholarship application form (see below)
Please note that incomplete and ineligible applications will not be considered for an Eni Scholarship.
Deadline: The deadline for submission of the form is 12 noon, UK time, on Friday, March 16, 2018.
They will email successful candidates by the end of May 2017. If you have not been contacted by then, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Click on below link for registration procedure

https://www.ox.ac.uk/admissions/graduate/applying-to-oxford/application-guide?wssl=1



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