Application Deadline: For fall 2017, submit applications on or before January 15, 2017.
Eligible Countries: Special consideration will be given to applicants from: Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa.
Scholarship Country: Scholarship will take place in Georgetown University, USA
Scholarship info: The Master of Science in Foreign Service (MSFS) at Georgetown University USA is currently offering a full-tuition scholarship for a talented and diligent graduate student from sub-Saharan Africa to enrol at its university for the 2017/2018 academic session.
Eligible Courses: Only Masters of Science in Foreign Service
MSFS is a two-year, full-time graduate degree program in international affairs. Students will take courses in international relations, international trade, international finance, statistics and analytical tools and history. In addition, students choose an area of concentration such as International Relations and Security, International Development or International Business.
Scholarship Type: Masters scholarship
Selection Criteria and Eligibility
Applicants must have:
- -A TOEFL score of at least 100, or an IELTS score of at least 7.0.
- -Special consideration will be given to applicants from: Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, and South Africa.
- -Completion of a course in microeconomics and a course in macroeconomics, or ability to complete both courses *before* the beginning of the MSFS program in fall 2017.
Value of Scholarship: Full tuition scholarship will be available for selected applicants.
Duration of Scholarship: Scholarships will last for the duration of the program
Application Deadline:Deadline for fall 2017 is January 15, 2017.
How to Apply
To stand a chance of winning this scholarship, applicants should endeavor to submit all required application documents (online application, personal statement, official transcripts and test scores, letters of recommendation). Only candidates who have applied to the program will be considered for the scholarship.
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