Graduate Scholarship Program for Teachers and Lecturers

The East African Development Bank (EADB) is launching the 3rd year of the EADB Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Graduate Scholarship Program, in partnership with The Africa-America Institute (AAI). Scholarships will be available to experienced teachers and lecturers with a bachelor’s degree in math, science, technology or engineering and an interest in pursuing a graduate degree in one of those same fields at a world-class university, Rutgers University, located less than an hour away from New York City (USA).

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA | Applicants must have:

  • A university graduate with a Bachelor’s degree with First Class/Upper Second Honors in Mathematics, Sciences or Engineering
  • Under 40 years of age and a citizen of the EADB Member States: Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda
  • Experienced Teachers and Lecturers of tertiary institutions, secondary schools, and polytechnics with at least 3 years full-time teaching experience
  • Working full-time in public, government owned educational institutions
  • Committed to returning to their home country to teach in a public government owned institution
  • Diligent in successfully completing the application process by the allotted deadlines at Rutgers University

This fully funded scholarship will provide full tuition, room and living expenses within a stipulated budget. Terms and conditions apply.  Application deadline for Phase One is March 7, 2018.


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