January 6, 2013

Harambe Fletcher Scholarships for African Students

Harambe Fletcher Scholarships for young African Students

Study Subjects: International Business and Law and Diplomacy
Scholarship Level: Postgraduate (masters)
Scholarship Provider: Harambe Entrepreneur Alliance
Scholarship can be taken at: USA

Scholarship Description
Harambe Entrepreneur Alliance is a platform for highly educated young African social, business and political entrepreneurs, attending leading universities in Asia, Europe and North America.
Our mission is to capture, inform and engage Africa’s global intellectual capital in the development of Africa.

The Harambe Fletcher Scholarship is a full-tuition award for young African entrepreneurial leaders wishing to pursue a master program at The Fletcher School at Tufts University, starting in September 2013. The scholarship recipient will be announced at the Harambe Bretton Woods Symposium VI, April 5–8, 2013.

The following are eligibility criteria for this scholarship:
  • Born in Africa and current passport holders of an African country
  • Exhibited entrepreneurial leadership in their field of interest
  • Two or more years of work experience
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent
  • Candidates must arrange to have official university transcripts, letters of recommendation and standardized test scores arrive at The Fletcher School by the appropriate application deadline
Eligible groups
Any young student of African origin who meets the above criteria

Participating Institutions
The Fletcher School of International Affairs at Tufts University, USA

Fields of study
The eligible programs are:
  • Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy (MALD)
    A two-year, highly flexible, interdisciplinary, professional degree in international affairs
  • Master of International Business (MIB)
    A two-year hybrid international business/international affairs degree program
Sponsorship duration
A full tuition fee waiver

Scholarship benefits
Benefits include:
  • Full-tuition to attend a master program at The Fletcher School at Tufts University starting in September 2013
  • Invitation to the Harambe Bretton Woods Symposium
  • Recognition as an Associate of the Harambe Entrepreneur Alliance with all the benefits and privileges thereof
Please note that the scholarship is limited to tuition fees.
The recipient is responsible for all living expenses.

Method of Application
Candidates must apply and be admitted to both Harambe and The Fletcher School
Scholarship recipient will receive notification by March 20, 2013

For further information:
E-Mail: info@healliance.org

Or, see links below

Application Deadline: December 30, 2012 / January 10, 2013
Open to International students: Yes (ONLY Africans)

Resource: Harambe Entrepreneur Alliance: Fletcher Scholarship (pdf)

More Scholarship Information and Application

1 comment:

  1. It's so nice to know that African students get the equal rights to earn scholarships even if it deals with international business graduate schools.