By: Wafaa Fayez
CAIRO, Jan 8 (SEE)-The Africa Scholarship Programme (ASP) has been initiated by Wageningen University & Research to give talented and motivated students from Africa the opportunity to study at the university in Wageningen.
With this programme, Wageningen wants to support capacity building in Africa by attracting excellent students for a 2-years master’s programme.
What is the Africa Scholarship Programme?
- Number of scholarships: 5
- Citizenship: All African countries
- Application deadline: 1 February 2019
- Start master’s programme: 1 September 2019
- Eligibility for the scholarship: Excellent students with a GPA of 80 per cent or higher in a bachelor degree, and admitted to a Wageningen University MSc Programme.
Components of the scholarship:
- Travel to and from Wageningen
- Living allowance for 2 years
- Tuition fee
- Visa costs and costs for health insurance
- Budget to visit one seminar/conference in Europe
- Participation in the ‘Reach your full potential’ programme
To apply, please visit the following link: https://www.wur.nl/en/Education-Programmes/master/Scholarships/Africa-Scholarship-Programme.htm