MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program 2023 at University of Cape Town
The University of Cape Town is currently accepting applications for the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program 2023. This scholarship opportunity is open to both international undergraduate and postgraduate students and is available on an annual basis.
The vision of the MasterCard Foundation is to create a world where everyone has equal opportunities to learn and thrive. Guided by its mission to promote financial inclusion and advance learning for individuals living in poverty, the Foundation aims to provide comprehensive scholarships to young Africans who are applying for their first undergraduate or postgraduate degrees. These Undergraduate scholarships and Postgraduate scholarships will cover all expenses associated with their education.
The University of Cape Town (UCT) is a prestigious institution of higher education located in Cape Town, South Africa. It is considered one of the top universities in Africa and is renowned for its academic excellence, research contributions, and diverse student body. Founded in 1829, UCT offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs across various disciplines. The university is internationally recognized for its strengths in areas such as humanities, engineering, health sciences, business, and natural sciences.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): The MasterCard Foundation
Host Institution(s): The University of Cape Town in South Africa
Scholarship Worth: Full tuition, living stipend, travel & health allowance
Number of Awards: Several
Nationality: International Students
Eligibility for the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program 2023 at University of Cape Town:
- Applicants must be international students.
- Applicants must be admitted into undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs.
- Applicants must be enrolling full-time in the Honours program in the semester for which the scholarship is awarded.
- Applicants must have a High school certificate or equivalent.
- Applicants must be highly motivated, responsible, and able to work independently in a structured manner and as good interpersonal and communication skills.
- Applicants must hold an offer for a full-time program at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.
Method of Application for the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program 2023 at University of Cape Town:
To be eligible for The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program 2023, prospective students must initially submit an application to the University of Cape Town for academic study and placement. Only individuals who have applied to UCT for academic study and placement are eligible to apply for a Mastercard Foundation scholarship.
For the relevant closing dates and comprehensive information regarding courses at UCT, the application process to the University, and the support services offered to undergraduate students, please consult the Directions for Undergraduate Applicants. This resource will provide you with all the necessary details to navigate the application and enrollment procedures, as well as understand the available support structures at the University.
Application Deadline: September Annually.
For more information about this opportunity, Visit the Official Website.