As of Fall 2014, the Masters of Science in Foreign Service (MSFS) at Georgetown University began offering a full-tuition scholarship for a talented graduate student from sub-Saharan Africa.
MSFS is a two-year, full-time masters and Ph.D degree program in international affairs. Students will take courses in international relations, international trade, international finance, statistics and analytical tools, and history. In addition, students choose an area of concentration such as Global Politics and Security, International Development, or Global Business and Finance.
HOW TO APPLY:
Application requirements include:
A completed undergraduate degree from an accredited university and a strong academic record;
Special consideration will be given to applicants from:
To be considered for the scholarship, applicants must submit all required application materials (online application, personal statement, official transcripts and test scores, letters of recommendation). The scholarship will be awarded based on the strength of the student’s application in the admissions process.
The application deadline for Fall 2017 is January 15, 2017.