The Wellesley College USA in collaboration with the MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program to educate African women. Application for 2020 is open for new students.
As part of the Scholars Program, Wellesley will provide nine (9) African women with comprehensive support that includes scholarships, mentoring, counseling, and internship opportunities.
Applicants at Wellesley will build experiences, values, and competencies that are critical to success in the global economy, and which will enable them to impact positively to their communities and home countries once they get back. The students will arrive in groups of three students each year.
The MasterCard Foundation Scholars selected for the Program are:
- be self-funding.
- be admitted to UHV and registered full-time.
- be International students.
- have a demonstrated record of academic achievement.
- have a F-1 or J-1 student visa.
This scholarship is for four years and is applicants from African countries and Developing countries
Application Deadline: 3 December (early decision) 30 January (regular decision)