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The 2017 Ashinaga Africa Initiative scholarship application is now open!

2016/10/01 [News]

ANNOUNCEMENT: 2017 Ashinaga Africa Initiative (International Higher Education Sponsorship for English and Portuguese-speaking countries)

The Ashinaga Africa Initiative mission is to contribute to Sub-Saharan Africa’s expanding role in global development by increasing access to higher education abroad. We support orphaned students who are committed to returning home and initiating change by providing full financial support for studying at university abroad (equivalent to an undergraduate degree). This will include tuition, accommodation, travel costs and other necessary fees.

Are you a citizen who has completed/is completing high school in one of the following countries?

Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Ghana, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Sudan, Botswana, South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Mauritius, Somalia, Nigeria, The Gambia, Cape Verde, Mozambique, Guinea Bissau, Angola.

Furthermore, are you a student who has lost one or both parents, has completed high school, and is under the age of 23? Are you committed to returning home and initiating positive change in your country and Sub-Saharan Africa? If so, please APPLY NOW!

To learn more about AAI and scholarship application, click here!

Important note

Applications for French-speaking countries* will open in April 2017.
* Côte d'Ivoire, Senegal, Benin, Burundi, Gabon, Mali, Burkina Faso, Mauritania, DR Congo, Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Cameroon, Togo, Madagascar, Comoros.


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