Arizona State University (ASU)

Project: Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program

Amount: $27.8 million

Countries: Pan - African

Support 120 academically talented, yet financially disadvantaged African students in completing a university education, while fostering their leadership skills and their capacity to give back to their communities.

Related Initiatives:

  • Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program

Project: Baobab

Amount: $9.7 million

Countries: Pan - African

Enable community-building, lifelong learning, and leadership development among Mastercard Foundation Scholars through innovative online and mobile technology.

Empower Scholars across diverse geographies and cultures to share knowledge and resources, to collaborate on give-back projects that address pressing societal challenges, and to become mentors or mentees.

Related Initiatives:

  • Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program

Project: Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program – Phase II

Amount: $22.0 million

Countries: Ghana

Support 150 academically talented, yet financially disadvantaged students in completing their university education at the master’s level, while fostering their leadership skills and their capacity to give back to their communities.

Build institutional linkages with two Ghanaian universities and strengthen the capacity of 42 of their faculty to provide mentorship and support to Scholars.

Related Initiatives:

  • Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program