2022/2023 Africa Scholarship Programme (ASP) at the Wageningen University in the Netherlands

The Africa Scholarship Programme (ASP) offers talented and motivated students from Africa the unique opportunity to pursue a Master’s degree at Wageningen University and to support capacity building in Africa.

Available scholarships: 10
Application deadline for MSc programme: 3 January 2022

Start MSc programme: 1 September 2022 or February 2023

Components of the scholarship:

  • Travel to and from Wageningen
  • Living allowance for the duration of the programme (24 months)
  • Tuition fee coverage for the duration of the programme (24 months)
  • Visa costs and costs for health insurance
  • A budget for one seminar in Europe (travel, stay, registration fee)
  • A budget for participation in the ‘reach your full potential programme’


1. You are a citizen of an African country

2. You are an excellent student with a First class honours degree or a GPA of 80% or higher in a Bachelor degree

3. You have applied for one the master’s programmes of Wageningen University & Research before 3 January 2022. For the MSc application please see: How can I apply for the master’s programme? (Non EU/EFTA)

Selection procedure

The selection procedure for this scholarship is based on invitation. It’s not possible to apply directly.

Important dates for the ASP at a glance:

  • 3 January 2022: Deadline to apply for an MSc programme
  • 15 March 2022: Invitation of selected candidates to take part in the further selection process (approx. 60 candidates will be selected)
  • 30 March 2022: Deadline of the assignment
  • 11 April 2022: Decision about Skype interviews communicated (approx. 20 candidates will be interviewed)
  • 18 April – 29 April 2022: Skype interviews
  • 16 May 2022: Results of the selection process communicated