Friday, 19 August 2016

Africa Regional International Staff/Student Exchange (ARISE) Scholarships 2017 for National Students in Africa

Africa Regional International Staff/Student Exchange (ARISE) is invites African students for Master and Doctorates scholarships programs. ARISE partner institutions: Addis Ababa University, University of Rwanda, University of Cape Town, University of Ghana, Makerere University and University of Nairobi. So applicant must register/choose a one host institute.

Field of Study / Subjects
Applicants should register for Masters or Doctoral studies in the fields of:
  • Agriculture
  • Medical Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Energy
Duration of Scholarship
The time period of Master scholarship is maximum 24 months (2 years) and PhD/Doctorates scholarship is maximum 36 month (3 years) and for staff maximum 6 months
Scholarship Description / Details
The ARISE scholarship cover:
  • Roundtrip flight ticket and visa costs
  • Cover tuition fees, registration fees and service fees
  • Comprehensive Travel Insurance e.g. Health, Accident and Travel
  • A monthly subsistence allowance for the mobility period
Type of Mobility Subsistence Allowance Duration
Master €600 Max 24 months
Doctorates €900 Max 36 months
Staff €1000 Max 6 months
Eligibility Criteria
Eligible condition for ARISE scholarship, students must:
  • Must be a national and resident in any of the eligible countries
  • Be registered/admitted at one of the HEIs within the Partnership at the time of the application for a scholarship or be registered/admitted in a HEI not included in the partnership of a country of the lot or having obtained a HEI degree or equivalent by an institution of a country concerned by the lot
  • Have sufficient knowledge of the language of the courses in the host countries
Scholarship Bond
Students must return to their home institution after the exchange period to complete their degree
How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required
Contact us:
  • Phone: +27 21 650 3491
  • Email Charlton Esterhuizen:
  • Norma Derby:
  • Website:
Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 25th August (annual)
Official Website: For more information, visit the given URL




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