The University of the People will be partnering with Microsoft 4Afrika to award about 1000 scholarships to African students to study towards an associate degree in the UoPeople. . UoPeople is the first participating higher education institution, but it is intended to offer scholarships at other African institutions, across the continent, in the future. The deadline for scholarship application is stated on the UoPeople website.
University of the People and Microsoft 4Afrika have partnered to offer scholarships to students wishing to study towards an Associate’s Degree with UoPeople. Through this program UoPeople and Microsoft will support 1,000 African students to graduate with a world-class academic degree from UoPeople, helping to change the lives of the students, their families and communities and ultimately transforming the continent. Scholarship recipients may also be eligible to further enhance their skills and experience through participation in additional support programs, including professional training from Microsoft, mentorship by Microsoft employees, internships, and job opportunities with Microsoft and their affiliates in Africa.
- Applicants should be between the ages of 18-34
- Applicant should come from an African Country
Fields of study/research
Computer Science and Business Administration
How to apply
The mode of application is online. Click here for more information on how to apply
Scholarship application deadline
Please check the scholarship webpage for the deadline