While studying abroad is exciting, it is made even more exciting and rewarding when awards are given to support various innovations and endeavours. You can become a beneficiary by applying of the top global awards for African students to explore. Always remember that this list is inexhaustible thus, it is subject to updates.
1. Future Awards Africa for Youths in Nigeria 2020
The future project invites applications for the Future Awards Africa in 2020. The Future Awards Africa, are a set of awards given by The Future Project (TFP), a social enterprise set up with a strong, practical commitment to human and capital development, especially in Africa. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Applications are currently ongoing.
Wellcome Trust in the UK invites applications from researchers who are developing healthcare innovations for its Innovator Awards 2020. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: You can apply online at any time. Shortlisting meetings happen every three months. Click here for more details and to apply
3. $60,000 Sony World Photo Awards for Professionals and Young Photographers 2020
The World Photography Organisation is accepting entries for its annual Sony World Photography Awards 2020. Worth of Award: The total prize fund is $60,000 (USD). Deadline: Professional competition: January 14, 2021, at 13.00 GMT. Open Competition: January 7, 2021, at 13.00 GMT. Youth competition: (December 31, 2020 13:00 GMT). Student Competition: November 30, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.
4. AppsAfrica Innovation Awards for Tech Entrepreneurs in South Africa 2020
AppsAfrica invites applications for the 2020 innovation awards for African startups and businesses. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: October 16th, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.
As an international student, you can make your study abroad experience all the more exciting by applying for the top global awards for African students to explore.