2017 Georgetown University USA Fully-Funded Scholarship (Master of Science African Students)

georgetown-university-gu-africaWe are glad to inform the general public that the Georgetown University USA Master of Science in Foreign Service (MSFS) Fully-Funded Scholarship for all African students – 2017

Description of MSFS Scholarship for African Students

The Master of Science in Foreign Service (MSFS) launches New Scholarship for Students from Africa. Starting in fall 2014, the Master of Science in Foreign Service (MSFS) at Georgetown University is offering a full- tuition scholarship every year for a talented graduate student from sub-Saharan Africa.

MSFS is a two-year, full-time graduate degree program in international affairs. Students will take courses in international relations, international trade, international finance, statistics and analytical tools and history.

Who can apply for 2017 Georgetown University USA Fully-Funded Scholarship (Master of Science African Students)

Applicants must have:

  • A completed undergraduate degree from an accredited university with a strong academic record.
  • A TOEFL score of at least 100, or an IELTS score of at least 7.0.
  • Applicants must have completed a course in microeconomics and a course in macroeconomics, or must be able to complete both courses *before* the beginning of the MSFS program in fall 2017.


  • Citizens of sub-saharan African countries are ONLY eligible to apply.
  • Special consideration will be given to applicants from: Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa.

    How to Apply for 2017 Georgetown University USA Fully-Funded Scholarship (Master of Science African Students)

To be considered for the scholarship, applicants must submit all required application documents (online application, personal statement, official transcripts and test scores, letters of recommendation).

Only students who have applied to the program will be considered for the scholarship.

For information on how to apply, visit the official website (link to it is below) for detailed information and appliction procedure.

2017 Georgetown University USA Fully-Funded Scholarship Application Deadline

all the interested applicant should be aware that the application deadline for Fall 2017 is January 15, 2017

Non-U.S. students have equal access to admission and MSFS scholarship: there are no quotas for specific countries and all nationalities are considered for scholarship.

In the “How to apply” section you will find guidance on standardized testing for non-native speakers of English, and the “Financial Aid and Expenses” section has links to information specifically for international students.

The MSFS Program welcomes responses and questions about its website, its requirements, its admissions policies, or any other aspects of the Program.

For more information on the academic program, visit msfs.georgetown.edu.


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