Wednesday, 14 September 2016

Nelson Mandela ALT Fully Funded Scholarship Program in Canada, 2017/2018

Application Timeline:
  • Pre-selected candidates notified by email: January 2017
  • Admission to universities: January to March 2017
  • Pre-departure process (visa, accommodation, pre-departure orientation): February to July 2017
  • All other candidates notified of results: June 2017
  • Orientation session in Canada: Mid- August 2017
  • Start of study programs: End of August/beginning of September 2017

Type: Undergraduate, Bachelors, Masters, PhD, Associate Degree and Other Degrees program.


Number of Awardees: Not specified

Value of Scholarship: Fully-funded

Brief description: The African Leaders of Tomorrow (ALT) Scholarship Program commemorates the late Nelson Mandela’s commitment to social justice and equity. It supports young African professionals to become leaders in public policy and administration.

Nelson Mandela ALT Fully Funded Scholarship Program in Canada
Scholarships is Offered annually.

Eligible Countries: All Countries

Scholarship To be taken at (country): Canada and Japan

Eligible Fields of Study: All courses, most especially Public Administration, Public Policy or Public Finances

About the Award: The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) administers the International Scholarships Program (ISP) of Global Affairs Canada. The ALT Scholarship Program by the CBIE grants full scholarships based on merit to women and men from sub-Saharan Africa to pursue a Master’s degree in public administration, public policy or public finances in Canada.

The African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship Programme has two components:
  1. An academic component
  2. A professional component

Eligibility: You must meet ALL the requirements to be eligible:
  • Be a citizen AND resident of sub-Saharan Africa;
  • Be between 22 and 35 years old (at the beginning of the study program);
  • Have completed a university degree meeting the minimum academic requirements for admission into a Master’s degree in Canada;
  • Have a minimum of two years and a maximum of five years of full-time work experience in the public sector, civil society sector or a research institute in Africa;
  • Be fluent in  French or English;
  • Meet all the academic requirements of the study program of choice.

You are not eligible if:
  • You are a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident or you have applied for permanent residency in Canada.
  • You are already enrolled in a degree or any program of study at a Canadian university.
  • You are currently employed by the Government of Canada.

Selection Criteria: Eligible candidates with complete files will be assessed against the following criteria by a national selection committee:
  • Academic merit;
  • Professional experience;
  • Relevance and merit of the case study;
  • Recommendation letters;
  • Demonstrated leadership capacity; and
  • Potential contribution to public administration and public policy upon the candidate’s return to his/her home country.

Note: In awarding the scholarships, considerations will be given to gender equity and equitable representation from across sub-Saharan Africa

Duration of Scholarship: The African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship Programme funds studies in aMaster’s degree programme in public administration, public policy or public finance for a maximum period of two years (24 months). There are no other eligible programs.

Eligible candidates must fill out an online application form and upload the following documents to the form:
  • A CV or resume
  • All official transcripts and diplomas for every university program completed or in progress (with official translation if the transcripts are not in English or French)
  • An abstract for a case study
  • A 500 to 750 word letter of intent to explain why you want to study in public administration and how you will use the training on return to your country
  • Three reference letters (two academic and one professional). If you are currently employed, one of the support letters should be from your employer
  • A copy of your valid passport or a copy of the application form for a passport if you do not have a valid passport along with a national identity card
  • Language test results if you have never studied in the language of instruction at the Canadian university where you want to study (English or French) (g. TOEFL, Alliance française)

Important Notes: During the application process you select three choices of universities and programs. You should consult the admission requirements and the program description to ensure that it meets your interest and qualifications.  At this time, you do not need to apply to the university separately.

For more details, Visit Scholarship Webpage.

Now that all the information about Nelson Mandela ALT Fully Funded Scholarship Program in Canada has been delivered nicely; talented students who are eager to pursue their Free Tuition/Scholarships/Study In Canada for Undergraduate, Bachelors, Masters, PhD, Associate Degree and Other Degrees, can apply now.

Award/Scholarship Providers: The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) manages the ALT Scholarship Program in partnership with the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) and in collaboration with the African Association of Public Administration and Management (AAPAM) and the Canadian Association of Programs in Public Administration (CAPPA).

45 comments:

  1. Hello! dear name is salgan Getachew from Ethiopia.l have Bsc degree with in construction technology and management from Madda walabu university in 2016.so I want to learn master degree civil engineering, so I have full interest to join your university scholarship that feet my back ground so please contact me via .no 251913858406

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    1. Read the information from starting to end, you will get full direction to apply.

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  2. my name is kumala bedada from Ethiopia. i have bachelor degree in psychological science.i need to learn further master degree in any field your university awarded so contact me via +251923336179 or kumebedada@gmail.com

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  3. hi my name is keabeneh asrat and this is my phone number 0934730571 & this is my Facebook account . keabeneh ye kirist ije and i am 17years old and i want to try your scholarship please can you help i want to change my life and am Ethiopian two OK bay god is good all the time

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    1. Go ahead to apply. Please go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply.

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  4. My name is kelechi from Nigeria, 26 and want to apply for undergraduate program

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    1. STUDIO28, Please Go ahead to apply. Please go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply.

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  5. Am Temitope from Nigeria. please can i put in For this scholarship because am still an undergraduate in nigeria.

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    1. Yes Odedele Temitope. Just make sure you go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply.

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  6. Hello!
    I am Abdulsalam Motara from Nigeria.l have B.Sc in Geology with second class lower division from University of Ilorin, Kwara State Nigeria in 2013.
    I like to obtain a Master degree in the same field. Please accept my indication of interest to join your university scholarship program to help fulfill my educational dreams.
    I can be contacted on omotaraeni@gmail.com...Thanks a lot

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    1. Abdulsalam Omotara, Go ahead to apply. Please go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply.

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  7. Hi My name is Mihreteab Ghebremedhin am from Eritrea. I've Diploma in Business Management.I want to pursue my Bachelor in the same field. Thus, I kindly ask you to understand my feeling and interest to join your University scholarship program to achieve my dream. I reach through the following g mail address mhrepeace96@gmaul.com Thank you

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    1. mhreteab ghebremedhin, Please go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply. Check your mail and confirm the link sent to you via feedburner.

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  8. My name is Mihreteab Ghebremedhin am from Eritrea. I've Diploma in Business Management. I want to pursue a bachelor in the same field. Thus, I kindly ask you to understand my feeling and interest to join your University scholarship program to achieve my dream. I can reach through the following g mail address mhrepeace96@gmail.com Many thanks.

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    1. mhreteab ghebremedhin, Please go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply. Check your mail and confirm the link sent to you via feedburner.

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  9. Hello Am TIGEM Keric from Cameroon. I hold a degree in Law and I will like to pursue a masters in International Development. Is this program available for a scholarship ??
    Contact : danielajim@gmail.com. 00237673296740

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    1. Please go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply. Check your mail and confirm the link sent to you via feedburner.

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  10. Good day, i have gone through the information on this post. Was wondering of one understands french little would be okay, but was stated her one has to be fluent. And i dont think IELTS/TOEFL is seriously needed?

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    1. Yes NAYA SUZAN
      Go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply.

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  11. Hello, am Okbaghebriel Ghebretinsae from Eritrea, seeking your attention for my education in your reputed University.I hold my BA in English Language Teaching. If you could consider me in areas Social sciences I guarantee you my commitment and will of success
    Contact me via: ogbiefortunate@gmail.com

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    1. Please go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply. Check your mail and confirm the link sent to you via feedburner.

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  12. Hello I am Okbaghebriel Ghebretinsae from Eritrea seeking your scholarship desperately. I hold my BA in English Language Teaching. I guarantee you my determination and will of success in any of the social science streams provided opportunity granted.
    I can be reached at my g mail address: ogbiefortunate@gmail.com
    Mob.2917526868

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    1. You are welcome nelson ozoadibe. Please go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply.

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  14. Please Send me the application link via zgbrmariam@gmail.com.

    Regards,

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  15. I went through all information provided in this post but i didn't got any information regarding guidelines to apply for Nelson Mandela ALT Fully Funded Scholarship Program. please if you can send me the application link via zgbrmariam@gmail.com.

    Many thanks!

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    1. You are welcome zewdie gebremariam.
      Please go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply. Check your mail and confirm the link sent to you via feedburner.

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  16. Hello my name is abdukadir Ahmed Araaye from somalia i stay in mogadisho i graduated only high school and i need this opportunity so you can contact me this email
    Cajami1996@gmail.com

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  17. Salu,je me nomme kofi dotse je suis togolais resident au Ghana. J'ai eu le BAC litteraire mais j'enseigne dans une école au Ghana.puis je aussi avoir l'opportunité? Mon mail est:ahovem@gmail.com. merci

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    1. Please go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply.

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  18. Hello my name is Kebba Bah from the Gambia, kindly sent my the link on kbah@utg.edu.gm so that I will apply

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  19. M khurram from Pakistan and m completed master in Computer Science.Plz guide me how to apply for post gradute scholarship.

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    1. Ch Khurram, Please go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply.

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  20. Pls what about undergraduate scholarship?

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    1. Uche Edemejaro undergraduate scholarships are among too.
      Please go through the information in this post, you will see guidelines to apply.

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  21. hy my name is john h muzika from zimbabwe. im looking for a scholarship of 2017 to study overseas .can you help me how to apply and find an application form from where.

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  22. Hello am David Dauda Sam from Sierra Leone but am presently in Senegal,am searching for such help since 2012 i finally finished my high school and up till now am looking for that support.Am kindly begging you all i really need your assistance, , samdd2015@gmail.com that's my mail so that you may help with the link.May God continue to guide and protect you all,in Jesus Name,Amen.

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    1. Amen dear.
      David Sam, Please go through the information in this post very well, you will see guidelines to apply. All courses are eligible.

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  23. Please I want clarity on the courses you can offer through this scholarship. The beginning of this post says all fields of study are allowed, but the latter part is saying only public administration and public finance

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    1. Please go through the information in this post very well, you will see guidelines to apply. All courses are eligible.

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