ALU Scholarships 2020 

Education made accessible to all.

Full list of all approved ALU Scholarships for September 2020 Intake.

Our deadline for applications for scholarships for the 2020 class has now passed.


Applicants should have submitted their Undergraduate application to ALU in order to be considered for a scholarship. 

See application deadlines below.

Exceptional leaders and change-makers can come from anywhere. Financial constraints should not prevent the next great African leader from gaining the tools, skillsets and networks to bring positive change and create impact. 


Choose from any of the following Scholarships to find out if you are eligible to apply

African Leaders Scholarship

The African Leaders Scholarship will enable the most promising young leaders from across Africa to study at Africa’s most innovative University, despite financial adversity or economic hardship. We are searching for mission-driven young students who have demonstrated impact in their communities

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Female Scholarship

The Female Leaders Scholarship has been created to empower exceptional young women to realize their leadership potential and lead a life of impact despite financial limitations. 

Important application deadlines 


The application deadline for scholarships for the 2020 class has now passed.

For more information, please download the ALU 2020 Scholarship Info Booklet.

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About the African Leadership University. 


ALU aims to develop 3 million ethical and entrepreneurial leaders for Africa and the world by 2035. It uses a personalized, student-driven, project-based, and mission-oriented approach to create agile, lifelong learners who can adapt to a changing world.  

ALU is pioneering a fresh approach to higher education in the 21st century; offering accredited undergraduate, postgraduate and executive education programmes in a unique and imaginative way.  

By integrating students’ learning with the real world, empowering students to take ownership of their own learning, equipping each student to think entrepreneurially, and employing the most engaging and inspiring teaching methods, ALU is pioneering a new take on higher education and leadership development.