The Mandela Rhodes Scholarships Programme 2024 is open to all African students who desire to pursue a degree program at a South African University. This scholarship covers tuition and registration fees set by the institution, study materials allowance, accommodation and meal allowances, a medical aid allowance, economy-class travel allowance, and personal allowance.
Application Deadline: 21st April 2023
Eligible Countries: African Countries
To be taken at (country): South African universities or tertiary institutions
Number of Scholarships: Several
Value of Mandela Rhodes Scholarships: The Scholarship covers the cost of a Scholar as follows:
- Tuition and registration fees as set by the institution;
- A study materials allowance as set by the MRF;
- Accommodation and meal allowances as set by the MRF;
- A medical aid allowance as set by the MRF;
- Economy-class travel allowance for international Scholars only from the Scholar’s home to their institution at the beginning and back home at the end of their degree programme;
- Personal allowance.
Duration of Scholarship: Full funding is for Honours (maximum one year) or Masters (up to a maximum of two years)
Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:
- be Africans
- have completed their bachelors degree program.
- be between the age of 19 – 30 years.
- have applied for a course of study at any South African Country.
- have good academic records.
How to Apply: All Mandela Rhodes Scholarship applicants are to apply online via the Embark application system.