Due Date: February 4, 2019

McGill University and the Mastercard Structure are happy to use complete scholarships to financially challenged, academically talented Master’s trainees from Sub-Saharan Africa through the Mastercard Structure Scholars Program.

This scholarship program is created to sponsor impressive, neighborhood engaged trainees to participate in university who otherwise would not have the chance, thus, promoting the advancement of future Sub-Saharan African leaders and business owners.

About the Program

A main objective of the Mastercard Structure Scholars Program is to develop a worldwide informed and extremely certified group of future leaders, who, upon graduation, can go back to Africa to assist promote the area’s advancement. Towards these ends, McGill matches Scholars’ education with a thorough support group that consists of mentorship, customized assistance services, social work chances and continual programs pertinent to their individual advancement.

Scholars likewise get assistance and financing for 2 internships in their house nations throughout their research studies. These internships intend to sustain the Scholars’ connection with their house nations and develop a course towards significant work post-graduation.

Advantages

  • In addition to financial backing, Scholars are offered with a thorough assistance network that consists of a variety of mentoring and assistance services to guarantee each trainee’s scholastic success, social work engagement and shift to socially pertinent job opportunity, when they go back to Africa at the conclusion of their research studies.

Eligibility

Candidates should

  • Be acceptable to among the qualified programs at McGill University;-LRB- ************).
  • Have actually never ever finished any graduate research studies;-LRB- ************).
  • Be chosen by a teacher of an acknowledged Mastercard Structure Partner University, or;-LRB- ************).
  • Be chosen by an existing McGill Teacher or Team Member;-LRB- ************).
  • Be a person of and have actually lived a substantial part of your life in a Sub-Saharan African Nation;-LRB- ************).
  • Have an extraordinary record of service and activity in your school and/or neighborhood;-LRB- ************).
  • Have an intent to go back to your nation instantly upon the conclusion of your degree with the objective of changing your neighborhood through social and financial advancement;-LRB- ************).
  • Show that your monetary status remains in the most affordable 2 quintiles of your nation.

Application

Click on this link to download the election kind

For more details, check out Mastercard Structure Scholars Program at McGill

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