ALU Scholarships 2020 

Education made accessible to all.

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

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. 


ALU Patoranking Scholarship

The ALU Patoranking Scholarship, sponsored by award-winning Nigerian dancehall artist Patoranking, will enable the most promising young leaders from across the continent to study at Africa’s most innovative university, whatever their financial resources or background.  

Important application deadlines 

ALC Mauritius Campus

Undergraduate application deadline for students without A-Level certificates is March 9th, 2020.

Undergraduate application deadline for students with A-Level certificates is April 6th, 2020.  

ALU Rwanda Campus

Undergraduate application deadline is April 20th, 2020.  


Please note that these milestones are subject to change depending on whether you are required to participate in one of our mandatory supplementary programs designed to prepare students to succeed at our university. 

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.