The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation, Gulu University and Egerton University are offering [email protected] Scholarships to Africans in 2021/22 year.
They are implementing an eight-year program aimed at transforming African
agricultural universities and their graduates to better respond to developmental
challenges through enhanced application of science, technology, business and
innovation for rural agricultural transformation.
This is an eight-year program (2016-2024) which will be supporting students
that are economically disadvantaged, those from post-conflict and conflict-affected
areas of Africa. Interested applicants will undertake their training at Gulu
University and Egerton University.
This is a full-board comprehensive scholarship that covers: tuition fees, one return air ticket for African students from outside Uganda and Kenya, research costs, workshop and conference costs, living expenses including stipend and accommodation fees, laptop, internship attachment, community engagement and field attachment, and entrepreneurship training.
This scholarship opportunity is open to African students of all race, colour, and descent, particularly those who are economically disadvantaged and from conflict and post-conflict areas of Africa.
The applicant should be eligible for admission into undergraduate and/or postgraduate programmes at Gulu University and/or Egerton University as listed above.
Students already holding any other scholarship of any kind are not eligible to benefit from this scholarship opportunity. If found, anyone student with a double scholarship will automatically be discontinued. Prospective applicants should meet the following criteria:
Deadline: The deadline for submission of application is Sunday, March 31, 2021 at 17:00 hours (GMT+3).
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