The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program

Program at American CornerMichigan State University and the University of California Berkeley visited Togo

In the framework of the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program, the U.S. Embassy in Lomé hosted two admissions officers from Michigan State University and the University of California Berkeley on October 15and 16.  Patricia Croom and Lin Larson provided an overview of the MasterCard Foundation Scholarship opportunities, including a presentation to prospective students from four local high schools and the University of Lomé.  In addition, they explored opportunities to enroll students from Togo in their school.  The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program provides talented young people from economically disadvantaged communities, particularly in Africa, with access to quality and relevant education.

students from local high schools
Students from local high schools

For more information about the program, please go to the following link. http://mastercardfdnscholars.org