About the Program
The MasterCard Foundation has partnered with Michigan State University to provide full tuition scholarships to undergraduate and Master’s degree students from sub-Saharan Africa.
About the MasterCard Foundation Scholarship
The mission of The MasterCard Foundation is to advance education and financial inclusion to catalyze prosperity in developing countries. The Scholars Program is a 10-year, US $500 million initiative that will enable 15,000 academically talented students from economically disadvantaged communities (mostly in sub-Saharan Africa) to attend secondary school and/or university.
The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at MSU
Scholarship recipients are chosen from a pool of students who have demonstrated academic talent, are economically disadvantaged, and have a personal commitment to serve their countries or regions of origin. Through leadership and career training, financial, academic, social, and post-graduation support, The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at MSU ensures that Scholars are equipped with the academic and professional skills and competencies needed to make significant contributions to economic growth and social development in their respective countries of origin.
Apply to be a MasterCard Foundation Scholar. For eligibility requirements, see the undergraduate and graduate application pages.
Please note that all Admissions inquiries should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The application and eligibility requirements for prospective undergraduate Scholars.
The application and eligibility requirements for prospective graduate Scholars.