African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship for Sub-Saharan Africans


African Leaders of Tomorrow (ALT)

The ALT Scholarship Program grants full scholarships based on merit to women and men from sub-Saharan Africa to pursue a Master’s degree in public administration, public policy or public finances in Canada.
Bursary Fields

Public Service
Who Can Apply

You must meet ALL the requirements to be eligible: Be a citizen AND resident of sub-Saharan Africa; Be between 22 and 35 years old (at the beginning of the study program); Have completed a university degree meeting the minimum academic requirements for admission into a Master’s degree in Canada (a minimum average of B [75%] – check equivalencies on the right handside of this page); Have a minimum of two years and a maximum of five years of full-time work experience in the public sector, civil society sector or a research institute in Africa; Meet the language requirements in French and/or English at the university where you will study; Meet all the academic and admission requirements of the study program of choice.

Bursary Levels

Which Countries can Apply?

Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mauritius, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Contact Details

220 Laurier West, Suite 1550, Ottawa, ON
Application Address