The African Leaders of Tomorrow (ALT) Scholarship Program commemorates the late Nelson Mandela’s commitment to social justice and equity. It supports young African professionals to become leaders in public policy and administration.
We have now finalized the selection of all candidates for the 2017 cohort of ALT scholars. All selected applicants have been notified by email. Congratulations!
We received over 1000 applications. Thank you for your interest in this scholarship opportunity. Details about the next ALT competition will be posted on this website later in the year.
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. Click here for an overview of the program and 2015-2016 enrolments.
The ALT Scholarship Program has two components:
An academic component: the scholars will complete a one to two year Master’s level program in public administration, public policy or public finance at a Canadian university;