Education financial aid

See also: Grants and fellowships

EducateAfrica
Provides scholarships to refugee students in Uganda and to selected Ugandan non-refugee students. http://educateafrica.org/

Five College African Scholars Program
"...competitive residency fellowship program for junior and mid-level scholars currently teaching in African universities.Proposals invited for scholarly writing projects, based on the applicant’s current research, which can be completed and prepared for publication during the residency." Projects should be relevant to the study of Africa in the social sciences or the humanities. Based at University of Massachusetts, Amherst. http://www.fivecolleges.edu/sites/asp/

United States. Department of State. Hubert Humphrey Fellowships
"...brings accomplished mid-level professionals from designated countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Caribbean, the Middle East, and Eurasia to the United States for a year of study and professional experience." http://exchanges.state.gov/globalexchanges/humphrey-fellowship.html

University Scholarships for South African Students, Inc.
"...tax-exempt charitable organization that offers scholarship opportunities to South African students....Since 1990, USSAS has offered scholarships at South African universities and Technikons to more than twelve hundred young African, Coloured, and Indian men and women of South Africa. USSAS now focuses its support on young people who are committed through their studies and community action to the fight against HIV-AIDS in South Africa." Program history. Desmond Tutu is Honorary Advisor. Based in Pelham, Massachusetts. http://www.ussas.com