Medical-related courses are often the fancy of Africa Students. It has always been a resource-intensive course and so students are usually financially ready. However, there are a plethora of scholarships to international applicants and student all over Africa. The scholarships below are mostly fully funded opportunities at renowned universities. By fully funded, we mean that they cover tuition fees and contributions to living costs and accommodation throughout the duration of your study. Below is an inexhaustive list of them. This list will constantly be updated…

1.Oxford-Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Graduate Scholarships 2020

Oxford University is inviting prospective graduate students to apply for the Oxford-Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Graduate Scholarships for 2020/2021 academic year. Worth of Award: The scholarship covers course fees and a grant for living costs. Awards are made for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course.  Deadline: May 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

2.Fully Funded Oxford Standard Bank Africa Scholarship in UK 2020

Oxford University seeks applications from African students for the 2020 Standard Bank Derek Cooper Africa Scholarship funded by the Standard Bank of South Africa Limited. Worth of Award: The scholarship covers course fees and a grant for living costs of at least £14,777. Awards are made for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course. Deadline: April 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

3.Wellcome Trust International Public Health Masters Fellowships in UK 2020 (All Expenses Paid)

Wellcome Trust in the UK is inviting applications for the International Health Master’s Fellowships for low or middle-income countries in 2020. Worth of Award: A stipend, travel costs (eg outward and return airfares), Approved tuition fees, according to the rate charged by the training organization, They support distance learning taught Master’s degrees. Deadline: April 14, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

4.University of Warwick Postgraduate Sanctuary Scholarships in UK 2020

The University of Warwick in the UK is currently accepting applications for the Warwick Postgraduate Sanctuary Scholarships in 2020. For 2020/21 they will offer up to two fully-funded scholarships for postgraduate research students, and up to three fully funded scholarships for postgraduate taught students. Worth of Award: The full payment of academic fees. A maintenance stipend in line with UKRI rates (provisional £15,239 for full-time award holders in 2020/21 to be confirmed by February 2020), Deadline: The scholarship application deadline for this year’s PGR competition is 23:59 (GMT) on Thursday, January 16, 2020. The scholarship application deadline for this year’s PGT competition is 23:59 (GMT) on Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

6.AHRI/UCL MSc Scholarship at University College London in UK 2020

The Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI) invites applications for the AHRI/UCL MSc Scholarship for the UK academic year September 2020 to September 2021. Worth of Award: Full UCL tuition fees for a one-year full-time taught master’s degree, A round-trip economy airfare to and from the UK, A monthly stipend to cover housing and living costs for 50 weeks, National Health Service (NHS) surcharge and Tier 4 visa costs. Deadline: Tuesday, March 31, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply 

7.Jeroen Ensink Memorial Masters Scholarship at LSHTM in the UK 2020

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine LSHTM in the UK is offering the Jeroen Ensink Memorial Scholarship for MSc in Public Health for Development in the 2020/21 Academic session. Worth of Award: Fully funded. Deadline: Sunday, March 29, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

10.Westminster International Postgraduate Full Scholarships in UK 2020

The University of Westminster in the UK is inviting applications for their Westminster International Postgraduate full scholarship programme in the UK for 2020/2021 academic year. Worth of Award: Full tuition fee award, accommodation, living expenses and flights to and from London. Deadline: May 29, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

11. IOE-ISH International Full Master’s Centenary Scholarship in UK 2020

The University College London is inviting applications for the IOE-ISH Centenary Taught Masters Scholarships for international (non-UK and non-EU) students in the UK for the 2020/2021 academic session. Worth of Award: ISH provides accommodation for a year, while the IOE covers tuition fees. Deadline: Monday, May 4, 2020 (5 pm London time). Click here for more details and to apply

12. RMIT-CSIRO Masters by Research Scholarships in Australia 2020

RMIT University invites applications for Mres candidates to work within CSIRO on a range of projects across Science, Engineering and Health disciplines in 2020. Worth of Award: This scholarship provides a stipend of $31,000 per annum (pro-rata) for two years, Successful international applicants will also be awarded an International Tuition Fee Scholarship. Deadline: Applications will close when available scholarships have been awarded. Click here for more details and to apply

13. ANU HDR Fee Merit Scholarship for International Students in Australia 2020

Australian National University(ANU) is inviting applications for the (Merit Scholarships Australia) ANU HDR Fee Merit Scholarship for International Students in 2020. Worth of Award: International Student Fees (ISF) for the duration of the award. For recipients who hold a Student Visa (Subclass 500):  Full Overseas Health Cover (OSHC) for the program duration, including cover for immediate family. Deadline: August 31, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

14. University of Auckland Research Masters Scholarships for African Students in New Zealand 2020

The University of Auckland is inviting applications for its Research Masters Scholarships in New Zealand for international students for the 2020/2021 academic session. Worth of Award: A tax-free stipend of $13,390 plus the cost of your compulsory fees. Deadline: Applications close at the closing date for semester admissions. They vary and run through 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

15. Fully Funded New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarships for African Students 2020

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade in New Zealand is offering scholarships to provide opportunities for individuals from selected developing Commonwealth countries to undertake postgraduate study in New Zealand in the 2020/21 session. Worth of Award: Fully funded. Deadline: Friday, March 27, 2020, 12.00 pm NZ Time. Click here for more details and to apply

16. Fully Funded Graduate Research Scholarships at University of Melbourne in Australia 2020

The University of Melbourne in Australia invites applications for the Fully Funded Graduate Research Scholarships open to students undertaking graduate research training at the University of Melbourne for 2020/2021 academic year. Worth of Award: Fully funded. Deadline: October 31, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

17.Fully Funded Masters Programme in Medical Physics at University of Trieste in Italy 2020

The International Centre for Theoretical Physics and University of Trieste in Italy invites applications for scholarships in a Master’s Programme in Medical Physics in the 2020/21 academic year. Worth of Award: Fully funded Deadline: Applications close on May 17, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

18. OKP Scholarships for Masters Students at TU Eindhoven in the Netherlands 2020

The Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands invites applications for the Orange Knowledge Programme for Masters in 2020. Worth of Award: The OKP scholarship is meant as a contribution towards cost of living, international travel, tuition fee, visas, health insurance and thesis research. Deadline1 February for the fellowship application deadline of 1 April. 1 May for the fellowship application deadline of 1 August. Click here for more details and to apply

19.Harambee Africa Guadalupe Masters Scholarship for African Women Worldwide 2020

Harambee Africa is inviting applications from qualified and eligible candidates for its Guadalupe masters scholarship for African Women worldwide for the 2020/2021 academic session.Worth of Award: Scholarships can be requested by women scientists from sub-Saharan Africa for stays (from 1 to 6 months) in international research centres and universities. The scholarships, financed by public and private sponsors, donations and own funds, will cover travel, expenses to and from the country of residence, accommodation, daily allowances, and medical insurance. Deadline: application closes March 26, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

20.Danish Government Scholarship in University of Southern Denmark 2020

The University of Southern Denmark (SDU) is offering the Danish Government Scholarship for masters programs starting in 2020. Worth of Award: The scholarship consists of two parts: full tuition fee waiver and a grant, to help cover living costs amounting to DKK 6090 per month before taxes. Deadline: June 15. Click here for more details and to apply

21.Australian Awards Scholarships for Masters Students at Australian Universities 2021

The Australian government under its  Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade is inviting applications for the Australian Awards Scholarships for Masters Students in 2020. Worth of Award: Fully funded Deadline: Applications closes June 30, 2021. Click here for more details and to apply

22.Thai Samsung Electronics Scholarship at Asian Institute of Technology in Thailand 2020

Asian Institute of Technology is offering the Thai Samsung Electronics Co Ltd to any nationality masters student in Thailand for the 2020/2021 academic session. Worth of Award: Fully-Funded Deadline: April 30, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

23.Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Masters Scholarship in UK 2020

The University of Edinburgh is accepting applications for scholarships for the Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Scholarships for Masters programmes offered by the University in the 2020/2021 academic session. Worth of Award: Each Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Scholarships will cover full tuition fees and will be tenable for the normal duration of the programme of study. Deadline: June 1, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

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