Fully Funded Study Abroad Scholarships for International Students 2020-2021 | USA, UK


After the Pandemic Covid 19 What next? Most IOnternational Governments are offering help to African Students to come Study Abroad on a Fully Funded Scholarship. Never Miss this opportu nity because, the application procedure is very simple now!

The US is currently giving out 0ver 50,000 Scholarships yearly to African and International Students through their US Embassy Scholarship 2020-201 Program.

We know that it is quite expensive studying in the USA, but have you thought about going through the US Embassy to apply for a Scholarship. The United Embassy is a representative of the USA government in every country.

The Government of US provide Scholarships to Students in any country they are located. most times, over 150 to 200 Students are awarded Scholarships yearly to Students from the total USA Scholarships to study abroad.

We have gathered the Latest Scholarships in the USA by the US Embassy. We are going to start with those Offered by the US Government. We have also gone out of the USA, to UK, Australia, to bring Fully Funded Scholarships for International and African Students to Study in 2020

The Scholarship is for Undergraduate and Masters Students who are motivated to go through their academic pursuit in the United States. Currently Ongoing is the Education USA Scholarship for Nigerian and some other African Countries.

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EducationUSA Scholarships for International Students 2020

he United States Embassy, Nigeria seeks to identify academically qualified and highly motivated, low-income students in Nigeria to join the EducationUSA Opportunity Funds Program (OFP).

OFP’s mission is to assist talented and determined, low-income students who are good candidates for financial assistance from U.S. colleges and universities but lack the financial resources to cover the up-front cost of obtaining admission.

Application is currently Ongoing. Apply Now

Fulbright International Scholarship 2020

This grant helps graduates who are international students study and conduct research in the United States at American universities or various other institutions. In this way, African students are also recorded. It offers around 4000 scholarships for students every year.

It is offered in the United States and international students are eligible. This scholarship is aimed at postgraduates since it covers both the master and the doctorate.
The Fulbright International Scholarship includes tuition, airline tickets, health insurance, and living expenses, to name a few. The deadline is in October

Application link

American College of Surgeons Scholarship

This US embassy scholarship for African students offers scholarships to surgeons. Most especially, those who are young and are from nations apart from the US or Canada.

additionally, those who have demonstrated strong interests in teaching and research. 

This scholarship endowment is provided through the legacy of Paul R. Hawley, MD (FACS Hon), former College Director, to the College.

The host country is the US and young surgeons from countries other than the US or Canada are eligible to apply for this scholarship. The scholarship is worth $10,000. Applications ends before the 1st of July 2020

Application Link

Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program 2020

The Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program was established by Orascom Construction as a part of their dedication to achievement and excellence promotion. This is a US grant available to Africans from Egypt.

The host is the US and is available to students from Egypt. It is available for both undergraduate and postgraduate study. The scholarship provides fully Funded tuition, housing allowance, travel, and health insurance.

Application closes on 31st July 2020
Application Link

For graduate application, click here to apply

Humphrey Fellowship Program

The US embassy in Chad announces the annual competition for this program. It is a fully Funded scholarship that lasts for a duration of one year. It is for mid-career professionals, providing them the chance to enhance their professional abilities.  It is for people from Chad and taken in the US.

See embassy websites for information on eligible sub- Saharan African nations.  The type of scholarship is fellowship. The scholarship provides for tuition and fees at host university, living allowance.

Deadline: The deadline is 30th June

Application Link

MMMF Scholarship for Women of Developing Countries

The Margaret McNamara Education Grants Offers Opportunities. Its mission is to help women from developing countries who are seeking an education in order to better the lives of women and children in their countries.

 The grant is for women for developing countries to study in the US.  It is for the completion of the degree program. The scholarship can be up to $15,000

The deadline is within January Application Link

7UP Harvard Business School Scholarship 2020

This US embassy scholarship for Africans is offered by Seven-Up Bottling Company Plc to Nigerian students to undertake a Masters in Business Administration program in the US, specifically at Harvard Business School.

The scholarship is to be taken in the US and its available to Nigerians. It is for postgraduate (masters) level.  The scholarship covers tuition, housing, a ticket to the US to begin the program, and a ticket back at the end of the MBA program.

 The scholarship deadline is from December to January. Obtain Harvard Business School admission and then email the electronic copy of your admission letter to hbsscholarship@sevenup.org

Application Link

UK Government Scholrship for African students 2020

The British government has been a major supporter of Third World countries. You have helped developing countries in various economic sectors. The scholarships listed below allow students to overcome their academic difficulties. These grants are aimed at master, bachelor and doctoral students.

Chevening scholarships for African students

The British Government’s global fellowship program, the Chevening Fellowship Program, is awarded to distinguished researchers from eligible countries around the world. The scholarship is usually awarded for a one-year master’s program. The Chevening Scholarships include tuition fees, a specific life-long grant rate (for one person), an economy class tour of the UK, and additional grants to cover basic costs.

Here is the application link

Commonwealth Scholarships for International Students 2020-2021

Commonwealth Scholarships are for students from developing countries in the Commonwealth who want to study in the UK for a Masters and PhD. These grants are funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID). Each grant includes flight costs to and from the UK, tuition and exam fees, allowances for personal interviews, grants for theses (if applicable) and allowances for first arrivals

Apply now for a Commonwealth Fellowship

Gates Cambridge Scholarships 2020-202

Gates Cambridge scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from across the UK for a full-time postgraduate course in a subject available at the University of Cambridge. A Gates Cambridge Scholarship covers the total cost of studying in Cambridge. It also offers additional funds free of charge.

Apply Now

Rhodes Scholarships at Oxford University 2020-2021 | Current Ongoing

Rhodes was founded by Cecil Rhodes in 1902 and is the oldest and perhaps most prestigious international scholarship program in the world. The Rhodes Fellowships are graduate fellowships that support exceptional international students from certain Oxford University countries. A Rhodes scholarship covers all university fees, personal scholarships, health insurance and flights to and from the student’s country of origin.

Apply Now!

Australian Government 2020 Scholarship for African students

The Australian nation is more like the United Kingdom. They are one of the best foreign study countries in the world with millions of international students studying at various universities across the country. They are so liberal when it comes to granting scholarships to African students to continue their studies. We will list these grants so that you can apply immediately.

Australia Awards for African Students 2020 (third Class students can apply)

The Australia Awards aim to promote knowledge, education, and lasting relationships between Australia and our neighbors through Australia’s extensive scholarship programs. The program includes grants from the Department of State (DFAT), the Department of Education and the Australian Center for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR).
Find out more about the Australia Awards.

Destination Australia scholarship

The Destination Australia Program (DAP) is the Australian government’s new mobility program for national and international students wishing to study in the Australian region. Over 1,000 scholarships are awarded each year to support national and international students studying in the regions with Level IV certification qualifications. Australian universities can apply for grants of up to $ 15,000 per student per year.

Apply here for the scholarship


The MTN Foundation Scholrships 2020 for Undergraduates is currently Ongoing.

This is another opportunity to secure ₦200,000 towards your education in Nigerian Universities. The scholarship is available to 200 level students of every discipline/course in both Universities and Polytechnics in Nigeria.

It is also a recurrent scholarship. So if you maintain a 3.5 GPA, it means that you can win ₦200,000 yearly from now till you graduate!

Awesome, right? The application is ongoing and would be closing in less than a month.

Apply now

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