MasterCard Foundation Scholarships for African Women at Wellesley College 2019/2020 – USA

Published Date: October 31, 2019

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

    All
  • Country of the Scholarship

    United States
  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

    2020
  • Type of scholarship

    Bachelor's scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    $1000 - $3000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

    Private sponsor
  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

    All
  • Applier's country

    All
  • Expenses covered

    All
  • Scholarship Contact Details

The MasterCard Foundation, in partnership with the Wellesley College USA, presents the MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program which seeks to educate African women. The scholarship program will provide nine (9) African women with comprehensive support which includes scholarships, counseling, mentoring, and internship opportunities.

Offered Annually:

Yes

Scholarship type:

Undergraduate taught

Selection criteria and eligibility:

Applicants selected for the Program include;

– Academically talented: These are people who value learning and are driven to complete their education

– Economically disadvantaged: These are people who face tremendous setbacks in their plight for education

– Committed to giving back: They must be willing to apply what they have learnt to improve their communities

– Future leaders: They have a commitment to embracing ethical leadership for the improvement of the lives of others

Number of scholarships:

Nine

Value of scholarship:

– Comprehensive scholarship, this include support for tuition, book, supplies, room, meal plans, and lot more.

– Scholars will receive training in 21st century skills in areas that are relevant to employment success

– Scholars will transition assistance, this include mentoring, leadership development, career counseling, and other life-skills coaching.

– Scholars will also have access to job opportunities across the African continent

Duration of scholarship:

Four years

Eligible countries:

African countries

Location of scholarship:

Wellesley College USA

How to apply:

Candidates who apply to the Wellesley College and indicate interest for financial aid and are found to meet the criteria for the MasterCard

MasterCard Foundation Scholarships for African Women at Wellesley College 2019/2020 – USA

The MasterCard Foundation, in partnership with the Wellesley College USA, presents the MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program which seeks to educate African women. The scholarship program will provide nine (9) African women with comprehensive support which includes scholarships, counseling, mentoring, and internship opportunities.

Offered Annually:

Yes

Scholarship type:

Undergraduate taught

Selection criteria and eligibility:

Applicants selected for the Program include;

– Academically talented: These are people who value learning and are driven to complete their education

– Economically disadvantaged: These are people who face tremendous setbacks in their plight for education

– Committed to giving back: They must be willing to apply what they have learnt to improve their communities

– Future leaders: They have a commitment to embracing ethical leadership for the improvement of the lives of others

Number of scholarships:

Nine

Value of scholarship:

– Comprehensive scholarship, this include support for tuition, book, supplies, room, meal plans, and lot more.

– Scholars will receive training in 21st century skills in areas that are relevant to employment success

– Scholars will transition assistance, this include mentoring, leadership development, career counseling, and other life-skills coaching.

– Scholars will also have access to job opportunities across the African continent

Duration of scholarship:

Four years

Eligible countries:

African countries

Location of scholarship:

Wellesley College USA

How to apply:

Candidates who apply to the Wellesley College and indicate interest for financial aid and are found to meet the criteria for the MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program will be considered for the grant for school. Candidates will not be required to complete additional forms or take any other steps at this time.

Successful applicants will be contacted by the Admission Office and would be required to conduct a Skype interview.

To know more about this scholarship, visit the official scholarship webpage


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