Apply Now for the GETFund 2024/25 Postgraduate Foreign Scholarship

The Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) is now accepting applications for Postgraduate (Masters Programmes) for the award of Foreign scholarships for the 2024/2025 Academic Year. If you are an aspiring scholar looking to further your education abroad, this is a golden opportunity you don’t want to miss. Below, we provide comprehensive details about the scholarship, including eligibility criteria, application procedures, and more.

Scholarship Summary

Scholarship Name: GETFund Postgraduate Foreign Scholarship
Eligible Programmes: Master’s Programmes
Application Start Date: 3rd June 2024
Application End Date: 16th June 2024


To be considered for the GETFund Postgraduate Foreign Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  1. Nationality: Must be a Ghanaian citizen.
  2. Academic Qualification: Must hold a bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution.
  3. Admission: Must have an admission offer from a foreign institution for a Master’s programme.
  4. Documentation: Applicants must provide all necessary documentation as part of the application process.

Procedure for Applications

The application process for the GETFund scholarship is straightforward but requires careful attention to detail. Here’s a step-by-step guide:

  1. Visit the GETFund Website: All applicants are required to visit the GETFund Scholarship Portal to access and complete the online application form.
  2. Complete the Application Form: Fill out the online form with all the required information. Ensure all details are accurate and up-to-date.
  3. Upload Required Documentation: Applicants must upload scanned copies of all necessary documents. This typically includes academic transcripts, admission letters, and identification documents.
  4. Vetting and Shortlisting: Once the application is submitted, the documents will undergo a vetting process. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted after the vetting process is completed.
GETFUND Postgraduate Scholarship
GETFUND Postgraduate Scholarship

Required Documentation for GETFund Scholarship

Applicants will need to provide the following documents as part of their application:

  • Academic transcripts from previous studies
  • Proof of admission to a foreign institution for a Master’s programme
  • Valid identification (e.g., passport or national ID)
  • Any other documents specified on the application portal

Key Dates

  • Opening Date for Applications: 3rd June 2024
  • Closing Date for Applications: 16th June 2024

Important Notes

  • Exclusive Communication: All correspondence will be strictly between GETFund and the scholarship applicants. Ensure that you regularly check your email for updates.
  • Application Submission: Scholarship applications will be received ONLY through the GETFund scholarship application portal. Applications submitted via other means will not be processed.

Benefits of the GETFund Scholarship

Securing a GETFund scholarship comes with numerous benefits that can significantly enhance your academic and professional career. Some of these benefits include:

  • Tuition Coverage: Full or partial coverage of tuition fees for the duration of your Master’s programme.
  • Living Allowance: Financial support for living expenses while studying abroad.
  • Travel Expenses: Assistance with travel costs to and from your study destination.
  • Health Insurance: Coverage of health insurance to ensure you are medically protected while studying abroad.

Tips for a Successful Application

To increase your chances of being awarded the GETFund scholarship, consider the following tips:

  1. Start Early: Begin gathering your documents and information well before the application period starts.
  2. Proofread: Ensure your application form and documents are free from errors and accurately reflect your academic and personal information.
  3. Be Thorough: Provide all required information and documentation. Incomplete applications are often rejected.
  4. Follow Instructions: Adhere strictly to the guidelines provided on the GETFund website.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. Can I apply for the scholarship if I am already enrolled in a Master’s programme abroad?
No, the scholarship is only for new admissions to Master’s programmes.

2. What happens if I miss the application deadline?
Late applications will not be considered. It is crucial to submit your application before the closing date.

3. How will I know if I have been shortlisted?
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by GETFund via email.

4. Can I apply for the scholarship for a distance learning programme?
No, the scholarship is intended for full-time Master’s programmes that require physical attendance at the foreign institution.

The GETFund Postgraduate Foreign Scholarship for the 2024/25 academic year offers a valuable opportunity for Ghanaian students to pursue higher education abroad. With thorough preparation and careful attention to the application process, you can increase your chances of securing this prestigious scholarship. For more information and to apply, visit the GETFund Scholarship Portal.

Don’t miss out on this chance to advance your education and career. Start your application today and take the first step towards a brighter future!


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Asonya Gh is an entrepreneur, an entertainment and lifestyle blogger based in the Upper West Region of Ghana. He is also the CEO of OneMuzikGh.Com, a website that covers news and updates about music, events and celebrities in Ghana. He has won several awards for his blogging work. He also has a Twitter account and a Facebook page where he posts his content and interacts with his followers.

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