27 September 2013

The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at ASU

The ASU Foundation for a New American University and The MasterCard Foundation are pleased to announce the availability of The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at ASU.
This prestigious scholarship recognizes international students from Sub-Saharan Africa who come from the lowest socioeconomic quin-tiles and show outstanding academic and leadership abilities.

Those considered for this program demonstrate high academic achievement, exceptional records of service and activity in their schools and communities, and a commitment to return to Africa after their studies to make an impact on social and economic change in their home countries.

Requirement:

Intending applicants must be a


  •     first-time freshman seeking a bachelor's degree 
  •     citizen of a Sub-Saharan African country
  •     currently living in Sub-Saharan Africa

Award

The scholarship includes travel, tuition, housing, food, living expenses, internship experience in Sub-Saharan Africa, and cohort signature programs, such as a freshman retreat in northern Arizona, a Broadway show at Gammage Auditorium and a senior retreat

Deadline

January 15th 2014

Application procedure