UC Berkeley MasterCard Foundation Scholars

Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at UC Berkeley supports 72 scholars from 17 African countries. They range from Juniors to 3rd year Master's students and study 23 majors.

22 Juniors, 28 Seniors, 2 3rd year grads, 9 2nd year grads, 10 1st year grads, 51% men, 49% women, 36 UC Berkeley Graduates since 2014.

From 17 Countries: Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, The Gambia, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Studying 32 Majors: Global Studies, Political Science, Economics, Music, Environmental Economics and Policy, Business Administration, Public Health, Journalism, Molecular and Cell Biology, Cognitive Science, Applied Math, City and Regional Planning, Social Welfare, Bioengineering, Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, Political Economy, Development Practice, Mechanical Engineering, Interdisciplinary Studies, African American Studies, Architecture, Public Policy, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering.