Applications are currently ongoing for the 2018 Fully-Funded MasterCard Foundation Scholarships at Michigan State University. Interested students should see the details below.
Michigan State University (MSU) is a public research university in East Lansing, Michigan, United States. MSU was founded in 1855 and served as a model for land-grant universities later created under the Morrill Act of 1862. The university was founded as the Agricultural College of the State of Michigan, one of the country’s first institutions of higher education to teach scientific agriculture. After the introduction of the Morrill Act, the college became coeducational and expanded its curriculum beyond agriculture. Today, MSU is one of the largest universities in the United States (in terms of enrollment) and has approximately 552,000 living alumni worldwide.
MSU pioneered the studies of packaging, hospitality business, supply chain management, and communication sciences. Michigan State frequently ranks among the top 30 public universities in the United States and the top 100 research universities in the world. U.S. News & World Report ranks many of its graduate programs among the best in the nation, including African history, criminology, industrial and organizational psychology, educational psychology, elementary and secondary education, osteopathic medicine, nuclear physics, rehabilitation counseling, supply chain/logistics, and veterinary medicine.
MSU is a member of the Association of American Universities, an organization of 62 leading research universities in North America. The university’s campus houses the National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory, the W. J. Beal Botanical Garden, the Abrams Planetarium, the Wharton Center for Performing Arts, the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams, and the country’s largest residence hall system.
The MasterCard Foundation has partnered with Michigan State University (MSU) USA to provide full tuition scholarship program to individuals who are willing to undergo a degree program at MSU.
This scholarship program is designed to ensure that young people are equipped with the skills and competencies needed to spur economic growth and social development in their respective countries of origin.
Application Deadline: 1st February 2018
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be taken at (country): Michigan State University, USA
Type: Masters taught
Number Of Scholarships: Not specified
Value Of Scholarship: Full financial, academic and social support.
Duration Of Scholarship: For the full period of masters study
Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:
- be Sub-Saharan African
- have completed their bachelors degree program
- be committed to give back in ways that enhance the economic growth and social development of Africa.
- have good academic grades
How To Apply: To apply for The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program, fill out the Scholar’s Program graduate application.