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2024 MasterCard Full Scholarship at Arizona State University, USA

Note: To successfully apply for this scholarship, ensure you read all instructions on this page.
May 6, 2024

The fully funded scholarship covers all the costs related to tuition, accommodation, visa, flight, books, meals, and living expenses. The scholarship will also make provision for the application fees and process to the university as well as the cost of English Proficiency exams.

The MasterCard Scholarship at Arizona is a fully immersive and traditional on-campus 2-year Master’s program with a focus on training EdTech experts for Africa. While classes are in session, Scholars have the opportunity to work part-time with the Baobab team to gain hands-on experience implementing the strategic objectives of the Baobab Platform. 

This scholarship program is situated within EdPlus, a central enterprise unit for ASU, focused on the design and scalable delivery of digital teaching and learning models to increase student success and reduce barriers to achievement in higher education. 

The Baobab Platform consists of the implementation of an online learning community that will eventually include over 70,000 aspiring young African leaders around the globe

Type: Masters

Application Deadline: May 6, 2024

Value & Duration of Award: The Scholarship will cover the following:

  • Costs incurred for visa application processing
  • Costs incurred for English language tests
  • Costs incurred for GRE or other equivalent exams
  • Airfare to and from Phoenix, Arizona
  • Full tuition, books and fees
  • Housing
  • Participation in Scholarship programming

Eligible Field of Study:

  • User Experience, MS
  • Graphic Information Technology, MS
  • Computer Science, MS
  • Information Technology, MS
  • Learning Sciences, MA
  • Digital Culture, MS
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    • MBA concentration must be in either Business Analytics or Marketing

Eligible Countries: All African Countries

Eligibility: To be considered for this Scholarship, you must meet the following criteria;

  • Apply for one of the eligible programs listed above.
  • Applicants must qualify academically for admission to the degree of their choice that includes English proficiency.
  • Applicants must be a citizen of an African country committed to ethical leadership and demonstrated engagement in their community.
  • Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 33 on or before the application deadline.
  • Applicants must demonstrate a track record of leadership and service in their community.
  • Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence and ambitions that exceed one’s financial resources.
  • Applicants must have earned an undergraduate degree with a required minimum 4 years of study, conferred by July 2024.  
  • Applicants must not have started or completed other graduate or masters degrees before August 2024.  
  • Applicants must be able to live in Phoenix, Arizona for the duration of the program.
  • Applicants are recommended to have a solid foundation in mathematics, statistics and computer science.

How To Apply: Click on “Apply For This Scholarship” below

  • Apply for the scholarship first and, if successful, you will be assisted in the process of applying for admission to Arizona State University.
  • Interviews via video or phone call will be held in summer 2024, with final decisions made by late May 2024. All successful applicants will travel to Phoenix, Arizona to join the Program in August 2024. 

There are 2 ways to submit your application:

  • To submit an online application, please click NEXT when you land on the application page
  • If you have limited internet access, you can complete and submit a downloadable version of the application to [email protected]. To access the downloadable form.

Source: https://asu.co

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