The scholarship aims at supporting PhD studentships focused on the area of state capacities, governance and bureaucracy for development. African students who are passionate about advancing their educational pursuits are encouraged to apply.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Mo Ibrahim Foundation
Scholarship Type: Full Funding
Host Institution(s): SOAS University of London
Scholarship Worth: Not Specified
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Postgraduate (PhD)
To be eligible for the Scholarship, applicants are to meet the following criteria:
Must first secure an unconditional offer for the PhD at SOAS University of London in eligible departments.
Must have obtained relevant bachelor and master’s degree from a recognized institution of higher learning.
Demonstrate excellent educational and leadership abilities.