The MasterCard Foundation Scholars program 2023 at the University of Pretoria is a unique opportunity for African students to attend one of the world’s most prestigious universities. It provides promising young people with the tools to develop their ideas and make a positive impact on society. The program aims to foster positive change by supporting the next generation of leaders in these fields, who will be able to help solve some of society’s most pressing challenges such as climate change and access to clean water. The program provides financial assistance and mentoring to students who have demonstrated excellence in their field of study, but who may not be able to afford the cost of higher education.
The program provides financial assistance and mentoring to students who have demonstrated excellence in their field of study, but who may not be able to afford the cost of higher education.
The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at the University of Pretoria aims to support academically talented young people in Africa. The knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values demonstrated by these individuals will contribute to the transformation of the continent. Additionally, the program emphasizes community service and internships as integral components of its curriculum. The scholarship is available to students who are provisionally admitted to the University of Pretoria in order to pursue a postgraduate degree. The program helps young people transition to further education or careers back home, as well as provides them with opportunities for future success.Table of Content
The Mastercard Foundation seeks a world where everyone has the opportunity to learn and prosper. All people, no matter where their starting point in life, should have an equal chance to succeed. We believe that with access to education, financial services, and skills training, people can have that chance. Our focus is helping economically disadvantaged young people in Africa to find opportunities to move themselves, their families, and their communities out of poverty to a better life.... read more
A candidate must meet the following criteria in order to be considered for Mastercard Foundation Scholarships:
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