Many international universities provide a unique opportunities to Burundi students to make them future leaders, influencers and decision-makers from all over the world. These scholarships also offer financial support for Burundi students to pursue their college education at prominent universities. Both international and Burundi scholarships listed below are providing various grants and financial support to pay the college expenses and thereby helping a lot of high achieving students willing to study at home or abroad.

LSE Margaret Bennett Scholarship for Female

Governing Body: The London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
Award Includes:
The scholarship is expected to be to the value of £5,000.
Study Program: Scholarship is available for pursuing LLM programme.
Open For: Female students from Africa can apply for this scholarship.        
Submission Deadline: 27 April 2016

Loughborough University Graduate School Development Trust

Governing Body: Loughborough University, UK
Award Includes:
The scholarships will cover 100% of the course fees for your chosen postgraduate taught course for one year.
Study Program:
Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate taught programme at Loughborough University.
Open For: African countries students can apply for this scholarship.         
Submission Deadline: 30th April 2016

David E I Pyott Master of Surgery in Clinical Ophthalmology Scholarship

Governing Body: The scholarship is funded by the generous support of the David E I Pyott Foundation, UK
Award Includes:
Each scholarship will cover the tuition fee for the entire part-time programme of study as well as provide access to a broadband facility and a laptop.
Study Program:
Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree programme at the University of Edinburgh.
Open For: This scholarship is open for some specific country including Burkina Faso.          
Submission Deadline: 29th July 2016

Government of India (ICCR) Africa Scholarships

Governing Body: Government of India. The ICCR implements this scheme on behalf of the Ministry of External Affairs.
Award Includes: It cover living allowance, house rent allowance and medical benefits.
Study Program:
Scholarships are awarded to pursue undergraduate, post-graduate and higher courses programme at Institutions/Universities in India.
Open For: This scholarship is open for some specific country including Burkina Faso.          
Submission Deadline: 15th January 2016

Ferguson Scholarships for African Students

Governing Body: Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust, UK
Award Includes:
Each Ferguson Scholarship is valued at £25,000 in total and lasts for one year.
Study Program:
Scholarships are available for pursuing master programme at the SOAS, University of London.
Open For: Students of some specific African countries including Burkina Faso can apply for this scholarship.
Submission Deadline: 28 January 2016

Lord Walston Scholarship for African Students

Governing Body: University of East Anglia, UK
Award Includes:
The Scholarship covers full fees and maintenance (living expenses).
Study Program:
Scholarship is available for pursuing master degree at University of East Anglia in UK.
Open For: Students of Africa can apply for this scholarship.          
Submission Deadline: 16 March 2016.

Postgraduate Taught Talent Scholarship

Governing Body: University of Southampton (UK)
Award Includes:
Scholarship of £6,000 is available for students.
Study Program:
Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate taught programme at the University of Southampton.
Open For: Students from Africa, Middle East, South America and India can apply for this scholarship.         
Submission Deadline: 31st March 2016

The Desmond Tutu Masters Scholarship at University of Edinburgh in UK

Governing Body: University of Edinburgh, UK
Study Program: Scholarships are provided to study within the School of Divinity at University of Edinburgh.
Open For: The students of Africa (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and Zimbabwe) can apply for this scholarship.
Award Includes: The scholarship will cover the full overseas tuition fee and a maintenance allowance of £5,000. The award will be tenable for one academic year.
Submission Deadline: 1st April 2016

High Achiever Foundation Prize

Governing Body: University of Nottingham, UK
Award Includes:
The value of undergraduate high achiever prize is £2,000 towards tuition fees.
Study Program:
Prizes are available for pursuing foundation courses at University of Nottingham.
Open For: Students of Africa can apply for these foundation prizes.          
Submission Deadline: 15 April 2016

MIT-Zaragoza African Supply Chain Professional Scholarships

Governing Body: Zaragoza Logistics Center, Spain
Award Includes:
ZLC will award a number of scholarships consisting of reduction in tuition for the MIT-Zaragoza Master of Engineering in Logistics and Supply Chain Management.
Study Program:
Scholarships are available for engineering program at master’s level.
Open For: African candidates can apply for this scholarship.          
Submission Deadline: April 15th 2016.

Ambassador E.O. Kolade Scholarship

Governing Body: The London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
Award Includes:
Total offer is of £20,000.
Study Program:
Scholarship is available to pursue full-time taught master’s programme.
Open For: Students of some specific African countries including Burkina Faso can apply for this scholarship.
Submission Deadline:  27 April 2016

All the best!!!!