There are a number of need-based scholarship offered for African students for pursuing a MA or PhD course. The Graduate Institute in Geneva, Switzerland offered 20 scholarships, which are available for a one-year and renewable during the whole period of study selected. These scholarships will provide tuition fees exemption with allowance for support the living cost in Geneva, Switzerland. The deadline for application is 15th January 2016.

Scholarship Provider

These scholarships are provided by The Graduate Institute.

Destination Study

This Need-Based Scholarship will be taken in Switzerland.

Country of Applicants

This graduate scholarship is offered only to African students.


The scholarship is provided for pursuing Master and PhD program available in the Graduate Institute, Geneva, Switzerland within the following field:

StudiesDevelopment StudiesPolitical ScienceInternational EconomicsInternational LawInternational HistoryAnthropology and Sociology of DevelopmentDevelopment Economics


In order to be eligible for this scholarship, all candidates must be able to demonstrate their strong financial needs. Besides, applicant must prove their high performance in their academic studies. A Bachelor degree in one of the mentioned study subjects above is a must for this scholarship.

Scholarship Value

The scholarships will provide coverage for tuition fees and living cost.

Application Deadline

The deadline for these scholarships application is 15th January 2016. Next, applicants will receive their notification in March.

How to Apply

The only procedure of applying available is via online submission

For further detail about the scholarship, please visit theofficial webpage.

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  2. daniel sorie kargbo says:

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