Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Program

Building a Global Network: The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program

The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program is actively establishing a worldwide network of educational institutions and non-profit organizations that share its vision of empowering young individuals dedicated to improving their communities. This expansive network aims to document and disseminate the most effective strategies for identifying, educating, mentoring, and facilitating the transition of students into the workforce. Program partners are carefully chosen based on their alignment with shared values, commitment to academic excellence, nurturing environments, and programs tailored to the needs of developing countries.

The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program collaborates with an array of esteemed partners, each playing a vital role in shaping the future of education. These partners include:

  1. African Development University
  2. African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS)
  3. African Leadership Academy
  4. African Leadership University
  5. American University of Beirut
  6. Arizona State University
  7. Ashesi University
  9. Carnegie Mellon University Africa
  10. EARTH University
  11. International Institute for Water and Environmental Engineering (2iE)
  12. Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
  13. Makerere University
  14. McGill University
  15. Sciences Po
  16. United States International University Africa
  17. University of Abomey-Calavi
  18. University of British Columbia
  19. University of Cape Town
  20. University of Edinburgh
  21. University of Gondar
  22. University of Pretoria
  23. University of Toronto

These esteemed institutions contribute their expertise and resources to the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program, collectively working towards the common goal of empowering young individuals in developing countries through education. By fostering a global network of partners and sharing best practices, the program strives to create sustainable pathways to success for students, paving the way for positive change in communities worldwide.