Ashesi University Scholarships for International Student(Ghana)

Ashesi University’s strong financial aid program demonstrates their commitment to a campus community that includes students from all economic backgrounds. Thus, the university makes a significant number of financial aid awards every year.

Currently, close to 40 percent of all Ashesi students receive need-based financial aid from the university, and to date, the university has awarded over $2 million in financial assistance to students who need it.

Through a grant from the MasterCard Foundation, over the next five years (2012-2017), Ashesi University will offer full scholarships to smart underprivileged students who wish to pursue their undergraduate education at Ashesi University located in Ghana. Half of these scholarships will be awarded to non-Ghanaians.
Eligibility
The scholarships are only available to students whose families are able to demonstrate financial need and who are doing well in their subjects. Scholarship recipients typically achieve As’ and Bs’ on their transcripts and on national exam results.

Target studentsSmart underprivileged students who wish to pursue their undergraduate education at Ashesi University located in Ghana.

Please note that for now, Ashesi has decided to focus international student recruiting to Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Nigeria. Specifically, Ashesi would like to recruit students in their final year of high school.

Host School
Ashesi University College, Accra, Ghana (a private university)

Fields of study

Currently, first degree programs in Business Administration, Computer Science and Management Information Systems. No postgraduate studies are offered at this time.

Number of awards
Full tuition scholarships will be given

Scholarship benefits
The scholarship includes full tuition for four years, a free laptop, free meal plan, free accommodation on campus and transportation home during the summer months following the Sophomore year.

In addition to the MasterCard Foundation University Scholarships, Ashesi also awards partial tuition scholarships to students who can pay some but not all of the tuition fees.

DEADLINE:
The deadline decision dates for an Early Decision is 15th February 2013 AND for the Regular Decision is 31st July 2013.

Contact
Contact the Admission office by phone or email with any questions at:
Tel: 0302 610 330
Mobile: +233 (248) 326.595 or (275) 880.104 or (204) 374.374
Email: admissions@ashesi.edu.gh

To apply,click here

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