The Government of Mauritius is offering scholarships to 50 students from African States for full time undergraduate studies at any public tertiary education institution duly registered with the Tertiary Education Commission.
The Scholarship covers a grant of up to MUR 100,000 per academic year for the duration of the programme to each student to cover costs of university fees and charges, economy class air fare from and to the country of origin of the student by the most economical route at the start and end of the studies, and a monthly stipend of MUR 8,300 for subsistence allowance.
In order to be eligible for the scholarship, students should have obtained a conditional offer in a course of undergraduate degree level at a public tertiary education institution in Mauritius.
The duration of the award will be up to four years and the age limit for eligibility is above 18 years and below 25 years.
Applications shall be made through the Ministry of Education of the country of applicant on the prescribed format with the necessary supporting documents by 30 June 2015.
The detailed guidelines and application form for the scholarships are available at: www.studymauritius.info/MauritiusAfricaScholarships.aspx and www.ministry-education.govmu.org.