Georgetown University offers Master of Science in Foreign Service (MSFS) scholarship which will cover full-tuition. Students of sub-Saharan Africa are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Brief Description: As of fall 2014, the Master 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 graduate 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.

Award Includes: Scholarship will cover full-tuition.

Study Program: Scholarship is available for pursuing master program (Master of Science in Foreign Service) at Georgetown University

Study Major: 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. In addition, students choose an area of concentration such as Global Politics and Security, International Development or Global Business and Finance.

Host Organization: Georgetown University, USA

Eligibility Required? -A TOEFL score of at least 100, or an IELTS score of at least 7.0.
-Special consideration will be given to applicants from: Ivory Coast, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, and South Africa.
-Completion of a course in microeconomics and a course in macroeconomics, or ability to complete both courses *before* the beginning of the MSFS program in fall 2015.
-Professional work experience, ideally in a field related to their future professional goals. Students have an average of four years of work experience prior to joining MSFS.

Number of Awards: One scholarship will be offered.

National/International Students: Students of sub-Saharan African (Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (Brazzaville), Congo (Democratic Republic), Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe) can apply for this scholarship.

Governing Body: Georgetown University, USA

Application Procedure: 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).

Submission Deadline: The application deadline for fall 2016 is January 15, 2016.

For more details visit the official site.