Knust Mastercard Foundation Scholarship 2024

Are you interested in pursuing higher education in Africa, with scholarship funds in 2024, and in Ghana? Then you can look no further than Knust Mastercard Foundation Scholarship 2024.  In this article, we will explain the Scholarship program, its benefits and the step-by-step application process.

Knust Mastercard Foundation Scholarship 2024 is available to all students in Knust pursuing a degree. The benefits include comprehensive financial support (full tuition, fully paid on-campus accommodation, learning materials, transportation and monthly stipend).

Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at KNUST is thrilled to announce its 2024 Scholarship opportunity for academically talented yet economically disadvantaged young people in Ghana and sub-Saharan Africa. Eligible candidates are welcome to apply.

Scholarship Summary:

  • Level of Study: Degree
  • Institution(s): Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
  • Study in Ghana
  • Program Period: Depending on the program of study.

Scholarship Benefits:

  • They offer a lot of financial help, like paying for your school fees, providing a place for you to live on campus, giving you money for things you need, and covering your transportation costs.
  • You’ll also get advice and support for your personal and academic needs.
  • They help you plan your career, connect you with professionals in your field, and help you develop important skills.
  • You’ll meet regularly with other students like you to learn and grow together. We’ll keep supporting you academically through mentoring and online learning.
  • You’ll also have chances to take part in leadership events, help out in your community, and get work experience in companies related to your field.
  • Being part of the program means you’ll join a special group of former students and get to connect with other scholars around the world.

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Knust Mastercard Foundation Scholarship 2024 Requirements:

All applicants must have a valid high school diploma or its equivalent from a recognized institution (WASSCE or GBCE or ABCE or GCE O Level and A Level ). The diploma should not be more than five years old, and candidates cannot apply if they are waiting for their results. Additionally, applicants must meet KNUST’s admission requirements.

Candidates must demonstrate significant financial need, as well as a track record of leadership and community involvement.

Priority will be given to:

  • Female applicants
  • Displaced individuals, such as certified refugees or internally displaced persons
  • Persons with disabilities

Applicants must commit to giving back to their communities in the future.

Candidates cannot be currently enrolled in any other college or university.

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Knust Mastercard Foundation Scholarship 2024 Application Process:

Download a copy of the 2024/2025 application form for free

Submit the completed application form THROUGH EMS or any other courier mail to: 

The Program Manager
Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at KNUST
No. 1 Africa Hall Road Impact Building
KNUST, Kumasi
AK 315 4897


International Applicants Should Note 
When submitting your scholarship application form to the Secretariat, submit these additional documents;

  • The printout of your application for admission at KNUST (if available).
  • Original Certificates for Senior High School results (such as WASSCE or GBCE or ABCE or GCE O’Level and A’Level or their equivalent Results). 

What Next? 

Only shortlisted applicants will be called for interviews which will be held at the MCFSP at KNUST Secretariat.

Interviews will be done by an independent panel constituted by the Vice Chancellor of KNUST.

Verification of All examination results and information provided, as well as community visits of Successful applicants, will be conducted before admission is approved. 

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Please Note Well:

There are  No Charges/ Fees/ Facilitation/ Agents or Intermediaries Required at any stage of this process. The ENTIRE APPLICATION PROCESS IS FREE AND MCFSP at KNUST HAS NO INTERMEDIARIES. 

Inaccurate information or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of any applicant and any attempt to influence the process will lead to disqualification and a recommendation for dismissal from the Program. 

The decisions of the Selection Committee, also constituted by the Vice Chancellor, are Final. 

Telephone numbers, Skype IDs and email addresses provided by applicants should be Active at all times to receive critical information on their application. 

For further enquiry and assistance on how to apply, please email the Recruitment Team at

Applicants are advised to DESIST from calling the Scholars Program at KNUST Secretariat and Program staff to inquire about the status of their application. The Secretariat would inform and contact applicants as and when necessary. 

All Applicants must apply to KNUST for undergraduate admission to be considered for the scholarship.

The award of the Scholarship will be published on the Program’s (website).

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To apply and learn more about the Knust Mastercard Foundation Scholarship 2024, kindly visit:

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