The Exchange Program for Undergraduate Students (PEC-G), officially created in 1965 by Decree 55,613 and currently ruled by Decree 7,948/2013, provides students from developing countries with which Brazil maintains educational, cultural or scientific and technological agreements the opportunity to pursue their undergraduate studies in Brazilian Higher Education Institutions (HEIs).
The program targets academically qualified undergraduate and postgraduate candidates who are economically disadvantaged young people with leadership potential from sub-Saharan Africa.
The program will provide scholarships to academically talented young Africans to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate studies at UCT.
Students enrolled on the Program will receive mentoring, leadership development, academic and life skills support. Academic support will include tutoring, language training, writing circles and guidance counselling.
The MEXT(Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology) offers scholarships to foreign students who wish to study at Japanese universities under the Japanese Government Scholarship Program for 2020.
Research Students (For South Africa, Eswatini and Lesotho)
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MAECI) is offering grants for South Africans citizens and Italian citizens resident in South Africa to study pursue training or research programs at public and recognized Italian higher education institutions for the academic year 2019-2020.
Université Paris-Saclay, major pole of education, research and innovation in Europe with 14 establishments, offers for the academic year 2019-2020 120 scholarships for international students with an excellent academic level who will be admitted in its 464 Master programs.
These scholarships are awarded for 1 or 2 years to students enrolled in a Master’s programme at Université Paris-Saclay, depending on the admission level (M1 or M2) and subject to students completing the required number of credits to advance to the next year level.