Africa Scholarship Programme

For students who have a/are Master's degree
Who need a scholarship for Study
In the field of Natural sciences, Agriculture, forestry and fishery, Architecture and town planning, Business administration and management, Communication, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Medical and health sciences, Service, Tourism and Leisure, Social and behavioural sciences, Transport and communication, Other
Countries Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Democratic Republic of, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia,
Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast (Cote d'Ivoire), Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome And Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Republic of, Sudan, Republic of the, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Description of scholarship

The Africa Scholarship Programme (ASP) has been initiated by Wageningen University & Research to give talented and motivated students from Africa the opportunity to study Master's Programme at Wageningen University.


Excellent students with a GPA of 80 percent or higher in a bachelor degree, and admitted to a Wageningen University MSc Programme.


Value and purpose of grant

With this programme, Wageningen wants to support capacity building in Africa by attracting excellent students for a 2-years master's programme

Grant award period

MSc programmes from September 2020 until August 2022.

Application deadline


Extra facilities

Components of the scholarship:
Travel to and from Wageningen
Living allowance for 2 years
Tuition fee
Visa costs and costs for health insurance
Budget to visit one seminar/conference in Europe
Participation in the ‘Reach your full potential’ programme

Grant provider

Wageningen University

Application procedure

1 February 2020: deadline to apply for a MSc programme admission

16 March 2020: Invitations to apply will be send to a selection of candidates to take part in the further selection process  (approx. 60 candidates will be selected)

30 March 2020: deadline additional assignment

13 April 2020: Decision about skype interviews communicated (approx. 20 candidates will be interviewed)

20 to 30 April 2020: Skype interviews

14 May 2020: results of the selection process communicated

More information:

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