Students who are looking to expand their knowledge in the Arts can now do so with ease. This is thanks to the top global opportunities for African students in Arts and Humanities. However, remember that this list is subject to updates because it is in-exhaustible. 

1. Full Tuition Bocconi Graduate Merit Awards for International Students in Italy 2021

Bocconi University in Italy accepts applications for the graduate Merit Award for international students in the 2021/22 academic year. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Application for Early session closes May 27, 2021.

2. Kurt Schork Awards in International Journalism for Journalists in London 2021

The Kurt Schork Memorial Fund (KSMF) is now accepting submissions for the 18th annual Kurt Schork awards in international journalism in 2021. Established in 2002, the awards were created in honour of American freelance journalist Kurt Schork who was killed on assignment for Reuters in Sierra Leone. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: The deadline for receipt of submissions is midnight (London time), May 31, 2021. 

3. CCS Research Grant for Africans in Chinese Studies in Taiwan 2021 (Win Grants NT$60,000)

The Center for Chinese Studies is currently offering foreign scholars from universities overseas grants to come to Taiwan to conduct research on Chinese or Taiwan studies in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Applications should be submitted to the CCS by May 31 of each year before the year in which grants are intended to be used; notification of CCS’s decision will be given by the end of August of the same year after a careful review. 

4. Rotary Peace Fellowships for Masters Degree Students Worldwide in 2022-23

Rotary International is accepting applications for the 2022-23 Rotary Peace Fellowship programme by the Rotary Peace Center. Each year, Rotary funds some of the world’s most dedicated and brightest professionals to study at Rotary Peace Centers. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: The applications close May 15, 2021.

5. COINS Grand Challenge for Undergraduate Students and Entrepreneurs in the USA 2021

Construction Industry Solutions (COINS) invites applications for the COINS Grand Challenge for undergraduates, youngsters and entrepreneurs in the built environment in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: The applications close June 28, 2021.  

6. Communications Intern at the International Center for Journalists 2021

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) invites a committed and talented intern to join their communications team and work with them to tell ICFJ’s story in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Click here for more details and to apply.

7. Filmmakers Without Borders Grants for Filmmakers Worldwide 2021

FILMMAKERS WITHOUT BORDERS (FWB) is offering support to independent filmmakers around the world via grants and other funding initiatives in 2021.  Supported projects include narrative films, documentary films, and new media projects that align with themes of social justice, empowerment, and cultural exchange. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Spring: January 1stSummer: June 1stFall: August 1st. Click here for more details and to apply.

With the top global opportunities for African students to explore in Arts and Humanities, international students can make your study abroad dreams come true.