2014/2015 African Institute of Mathematical Science Scholarships for Africans


Application Deadline: March 23rd 2014

Could you be the Next Eistein?

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences Next Einstein Initiative seeks to provide full masters degree scholarships for all African Students.

The African Instiute of Mathematical Sciences is looking  for the most talented and motivated students from across the African continent, recognising that grades are not always a good indication of potential.

For the 2014-15 academic year, AIMS will offer courses at AIMS-South Africa, AIMS-Senegal, AIMS-Ghana, AIMS-Cameroon and AIMS-Tanzania (to be confirmed).To stand the best chance of acceptance, students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

The course material is purposefully broad, allowing students to learn about a wide spectrum of mathematical topics and their applications before focusing on a single area for their research project.

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. The course is currently open to students with African nationality.
  2. Applicants should hold, or anticipate completing, by the start date of the AIMS course, a 4-year university degree in mathematics, or any science or engineering subject with a significant mathematics component.
  3. An applicant’s record should demonstrate strong aptitude in mathematics.
  4. You will need to have a valid email address to start the application process
  5. You will need to provide a description of your top 5 courses with substantial mathematical science components from your transcript for each year of your undergraduate academic record i.e Year 1, Year 2 and Year 3.
  6. Applicants will be required to provide TWO referees that we will contact on your behalf. Note, it is your responsibility to make sure that the referees do submit your recommendation, your application is incomplete and will not be considered.
  7. Your application will be considered incomplete until ALL your academic transcripts have been received, scanned as .jpg, .jpeg, .png, .txt, .pdf, .doc, .docx.

Apply Now for the The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences Next Einstein Initiative

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences Next Einstein Initiative


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