2021 Ashinaga Fully-funded Scholarships For Orphans From Sub-Saharan Africa –

2021 Ashinaga Fully-funded Scholarships For Orphans From Sub-Saharan Africa –

Are you an African Orphan? Are you willing to pursue your studies abroad?

Ashinaga is a Japan-based nonprofit organization, which provides educational and emotional support to orphaned students. This organization is offering scholarships to students from select African countries to study for a degree at the world’s leading universities in countries such as Japan, US, UK etc

Application Deadline:19th February 2021.

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Field of Study: courses offered at candidate’s choice higher institution

To be taken at (country): Higher institutions outside of Africa, in countries such as Japan, US, UK etc

Eligible Countries: Angola, Botswana, Cape Verde, Ethiopia, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe

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Type: Undergraduate

Number Of Scholarships: 20

Value Of Scholarship: The Ashinaga (100-Year Vision) Scholarship provides a full scholarship that covers the cost of tuition, accommodation (during the terms and vacation), insurance, flight, and provides monthly stipend which covers food and necessary academic costs.

Duration Of Scholarship: for the period of undergraduate studies

Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship program, Applicants must:

  • Be an orphan, having lost one or both parents
  • Be 23 or younger, having been born after October 1, 1995
  • Have graduated high school within the past two years
  • Be committed to returning to Sub-Saharan Africa once they have finished their studies abroad

How To Apply: We strongly encourage you to apply online using the portal . However, if this is not possible you can also apply using our paper application form. This form can be downloaded here.

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After downloading and completing your application you will have to send your scanned form and all relevant documents to [email protected]

The following are required during application;

  • Completed application form
  • Working email address and telephone number
  • Document proving the death of one or both parents, such as a death certificate
  • Proof of age, such as a birth certificate, national ID or passport
  • Secondary school/high school graduation certificate
  • Results from final national exams
  • Academic report cards from the last two years of high school/secondary school
  • Passport-style photo of yourself

Visit The Official Website For More Information

Award Sponsors: Ashinaga.


  1. Comment: Hello this is Nakayenga Robinah am asking what if I didn’t finished secondary school didn’t you take me thank you.