Scholarships for Ghana in 2013 for International Students

Scholarships in Ghana 2013



  • is known for providing basic and high school education for children of school going age who have no access to quality education.

Women’s Trust

  • The Scholarship program includes all four of Pokuase’s primary/junior secondary schools and the three senior secondary schools that serve the Pokuase area. WomensTrust currently supports Pokuase’s brightest, poor young women including senior secondary students.


Community College Initiative Program

  • enables individuals from Brazil, Cuba, Egypt, Ghana, Indonesia, Pakistan, South Africa, Turkey, and selected countries in Central America to spend one year studying at community colleges in the United States and earn a vocational certificate.

University of Ghana – Educational Pathways International Scholarship Scheme

  • The Students Financial Aid Office (SFAO) is accepting applications for the award of Scholarships. The scholarships are designed for high achievers (Gifted Student) who are from areas of need.
  • The Scholarship will cover tuition, books, all fees, as well as room and board, and will be awarded for four years as long as excellent academic standards continue to be met.
  • You are eligible to apply if you: 1. are a Level 100 student, 2. reside in an impoverished part of the country. 3. are able to demonstrate limited family income and/or insufficient funds to cover most or all educational related expenses.  4. attended a LESS ENDOWED Senior High School (verify with the SFAO) 5. obtained an aggregate of 14 or better at the WASSCE.
  • Submit a completed UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION and the required essays, a copy of your academic records (WASSCE grades) and letters of recommendations are encouraged.
  • For enquiries call the Students Financial Aid Office on  021-945312  or email
    At the University of Sydney we offer Sydney Choice – a wide range of dynamic courses with flexible degree structures. We don’t believe one model fits all. We encourage you to start working towards your goal, your way, from your first day at university.

Sydney Achievers International Scholarships

  • 30 scholarships each per annum available for a maximum of three years, Any Undergraduate program offered at the University of Sydney


Australian Development Scholarships

  • The Australia Awards initiative was announced by the Australian Prime Minister in 2009 and aims to maximize the benefit of the Australian Government’s extensive scholarship programs, and to support enduring ties between Australia and our neighbors.
    The Australia Awards initiative brings the Australian Government’s scholarship programs together under the one Australia Awards brand.
  • In 2010-11, the Australia Awards program in Africa will provide both long awards (Australian Development Scholarships) and short-term awards to nationals from 25 countries across Africa.

Eni Scholarships St Antony’s College, University of Oxford

  • in partnership with the international integrated energy company Eni, is offering three students from Angola, Nigeria and Ghana the opportunity to study for a fully funded Master’s degree in 2013-14.
  • This will allow St Antony’s to admit some of the best African students irrespective of means and will add immeasurably to the diverse and intellectual character of the College. This is part of a joint initiative between Eni & St Antony’s College to invest in and strengthen African leadership.
  • St Antony’s and Eni are equally keen to provide encouragement and where possible, structured incentives for Eni Scholars to continue their studies or find useful employment back in their home country after graduating from Oxford. Discussions about this are ongoing and scholars will be informed of relevant contacts and partnerships as they emerge.

Emma Hamilton-Brown Fund

  • The award has enabled a Ghanian student to come to the UK to commence a one-year masters in Haematology.

Gates Cambridge Scholarships

  • It provides the full cost of studying at Cambridge, a living allowance for all students and one economy single airfare at both the beginning and end of the course
  • 90 new scholarships awarded each year and there area about 250 Scholars from 60 countries at Cambridge

Ghana High Commission Scholarship 2012

In association with the Ghana High Commissioner for the UK and the Ghana Telecom University College (GTUC) Coventry University are delighted to offer a limited number of full tuition fee scholarships for Ghanaian nationals.

Successful applicants will be awarded a place to study on one of these eight courses:

  • MSc Oil & Gas Management (Coventry Campus) September 2012 start
  • MBA Oil & Gas Management (London Campus) April 2012 start
  • MSc Oil & Gas Management (GTUC – Accra Campus) April or July 2012 start
  • MBA Oil & Gas Management (GTUC – Accra Campus) April or July 2012 start
  • MSc Oil & Gas Management (GTUC – Kumasi Campus) April or July 2012 start
  • MBA Oil & Gas Management (GTUC – Kumasi Campus) April or July 2012 start
  • MSc Oil & Gas Management (GTUC – Koforidua Campus) April or July 2012 start
  • MBA Oil & Gas Management (GTUC – Koforidua Campus) April or July 2012 start

How to apply

Applications are invited from Ghanaian nationals who meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants must be in possession of a degree from a recognised university with a first class or second upper (2:1) award
  • Applicants must provide evidence that they have made contributions to Ghanaian society in a voluntary or other capacity, or contributions that reflect Ghana in a positive manner and not national service
  • Applicants applying for study in the UK must only apply if they have financial resources either personal or through a recognized sponsor to pay for their return flight, visa application and living expenses for the 12 month duration of the course.

Sweden Scholarships – Full Scholarships to study at the Graduate and Undergraduate Level.

The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships target highly-qualified students.

  • About 120 scholarships will be awarded for studies in Sweden, starting in August 2012.
  • The scholarship covers both living costs and tuition fees.
  • Travel grants – Scholarship holders will receive a travel grant in connection with the scholarship. The travel grant is a one-time payment of SEK 10.000.

KAAD Scholarship Program – Germany

  • is addressed to post-graduates and to academics who already gained professional experience and who are interested in postgraduate studies (or research stays) in Germany. This program is administered by regional partner committees, staffed by university professors and church representatives. Normally documents are submitted to the committee of the applicant’s home country.

MBA Scholarships

INSEAD Freddy Salem Scholarship(s)

  • Candidates for the INSEAD scholarships will need to demonstrate: (a) academic achievement and promise (b) aptitude for business and financial management, and (c) a strong likelihood of spending the better part of their working careers in West Africa. In awarding these scholarships, INSEAD shall particularly seek candidates from Nigeria, Ghana, Togo and Benin.
  • Eligibility: Candidates must be nationals from a West Africa country (preferably Nigeria, Ghana, Togo and Benin) and will have spent most of their lives and received most or part of their education in Africa. Preference will be given to candidates who require proven financial assistance.


African Humanities Program (AHP) 

  • seeks to revitalize the humanities in Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, and Uganda through fellowship competitions and meetings associated with them. The AHP is funded by the Carnegie Corporation of New York.Ghana Scholarships

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  1. anaafi gyasi patrick says

    please i am a level 100 science student at the university of education,winneba pursuing a bachelor of science degree course in chemistry education but would be dropping out of school next semester cos of inadequate financial aid.I am therefore pleading to the whole world to help me get this degree course to be able to serve mother ghana. i wil accept anything even if it takes the form of a loan which I have to pay after school.pls I neeed your help.

  2. Nyanteh Daniel says

    Am an eighteen young ghanaian who has just graduated from high school and studied science as my elective .i humbly needs the assistance for me to further my education at Cuba.

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