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Chilean Government Nelson Mandela Scholarships 2024 For African Students


For the academic year 2024, the Chilean Agency for International Cooperation and Development (AGCID) offers scholarships to perform accredited Master Degree studies in Chilean Universities or other higher education institutions. These scholarships are offered to professionals who are citizens of SouthAfrica, Mozambique, and Angola. AGCID’s Horizontal Cooperation Scholarship Program began in 1993 and, to date, more than 1,000 Latin American and Caribbean professionals have completed post-graduate programs in various fields of specialization offered by Chilean universities or higher education institutions, and, as of the year 2015, the Scholarship Program has been extended to citizens of South Africa, Mozambique, and Angola.


  • Spanish language course (can be in parallel with studies or before the beginning of the studies)

  • Return airfare

  • Tuition fees

  • Graduation costs

  • Medical insurance

  • Monthly allowance

  • Successful applicants will be required to take funds with them to Chile to cover initial costs while administration of stipend payments is being finalized an amount of at least US$ 500 is recommended.


  • The scholarship program is offered to professionals who are citizens of South Africa, Mozambique and Angola and preferably work in the public or academic sectors in their home country. Applicants must have:

  • experience in the subjects they choose to pursue Master’s studies in

  • unconditional acceptance offer at a Chilean higher education institution

  • 4-year university degree

  • if employed already, you will need a letter of support, indicating that you will be released for the duration of your studies.

Deadline: 10th November 2023

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