We are happy to inform our students from any African Country that the 2018 edition of Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)’s application form for fully funded Nelson Mandela’s African Leaders Of Tomorrow Scholarship Program to study in any Canadian University is out.
The African Leaders of Tomorrow (ALT) Scholarship Program commemorates the late Nelson Mandela’s commitment to social justice and equity. It supports young African professionals to become leaders in public policy and administration.
The ALT Scholarship Program grants full scholarships based on merit to women and men from sub-Saharan Africa to pursue a Master’s degree in public administration, public policy or public finances in Canada.
- Selection process: 16th October to 31st December, 2018
- Admission to universities: January to March 2018
- Pre-departure process (visa, accommodation, pre-departure orientation): February to July 2018
- All other candidates notified of results: May 2018
- Orientation session in Canada: Mid- August 2018
- Start of study programs: End of August/beginning of September 2018
Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:
- Be between 18 and 55 years old (at the beginning of the study program);
- Have completed a university degree meeting the minimum academic requirements for admission into a Master’s degree in Canada;
- No work experience is required
- Be fluent in French or English;
- Meet all the academic requirements of the study program of choice
- How to apply: go to this link in order to apply