Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program

How to apply

Information on how to apply to the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at the University of Edinburgh, for prospective Postgraduate students.


The Scholars Program at the University of Edinburgh will provide postgraduate scholarships to students from Africa with great academic and leadership potential but few educational opportunities.

Application timeline

Application timeline with key dates for 2022/23 entry.

Frequently Asked Questions

To help you in your application, we have put together some frequently asked questions on the application process including which program to apply to, English language tests, interviews, references, entry tests and receiving an offer.