African Leadership University is offering the African Leaders Scholarship to promising youth Africans in Rwanda for the 2020/2021 academic year.
This Scholarship will enable the most promising young leaders from across the continent to study at Africa’s most innovative university, whatever their financial resources or background.
They are searching for resilient, driven, innovative, creative, mission-driven young students who have demonstrated impact in their communities, to be the inaugural ALU African Leaders Scholars.
Worth of Award
The Scholarship provides the following benefits to successful applicants:
- 100% Tuition Fee Waiver which covers the cost of tuition fees, accommodation and other study-related costs for the duration of the undergraduate programme at the Rwanda and Mauritius campuses of the African Leadership University
- Annual living allowance for the duration of the undergraduate programme
- Relocation allowance to cover incoming travel and removal expenses for one way travel (for applicants living outside Rwanda and Mauritius)
- To be considered for this scholarship, you first need to apply and be admitted to ALU. ALU’s eligibility criteria are as follows:
- Applicants must have passed a final National Senior Secondary School Examination and graduated from Secondary school.
- For applications to study at the Mauritius campus, applicants must have passed at least 3 A-levels or equivalent with a minimum grade C.
- For applications to study at the Rwanda campus, applicants must have passed at least 2 A-levels or equivalent with a minimum grade C.
- If you have not yet received your final national exam results, you may apply and be considered for conditional admission – pending the release of the final exam results. You will also need to achieve a score of 90 or above in the ALU Leadership Assessment in order to be eligible to attend ALU.
How to Apply
Apply online through their website
Deadline: Undergraduate application deadline for students with A-Level certificates is April 6th, 2020. ALU Rwanda Campus Undergraduate application deadline is April 20th, 2020.