The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program 2019 (At Makerere University)

Makerere University entered into a partnership with the MasterCard Foundation back in 2014 to offer scholars to 1000 bright youth from Africa to study at Makerere University. The MasterCard Foundation works with visionary organizations to provides greater access to education, skills training and financial services for people living in poverty, primarily in Africa. As one

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The Mastercard Start Path Program 2019

Start Path Program is Mastercard’s worldwide program for innovative later stage startups from across the globe. Since 2014,  the Mastercard Start Path Program has been working with an ever-growing portfolio of startups with unique solutions across fintech and commerce. The Mastercard Start Path Program is based on what has worked best for Mastercard’s portfolio of

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The School of African Microfinance 2018 by Mastercard Foundation

The MasterCard Foundation Microfinance Scholars Program in collaboration with the School of African Microfinance is offering scholarship opportunities to outstanding individuals active in financial inclusion to attend SAM 2018. The School of African Microfinance (SAM) is an annual two-week training designed to expand the collective capabilities of institutions by building individual knowledge and skills to achieve strategic goals; to

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Heifer International & Mastercard Foundation Launch Job Program to Benefit 25,000 Youth in East Africa

The non-profit Heifer International has launched a five-year, US$18 million program in partnership with Mastercard Foundation to help 25,000 young people start small businesses or find jobs in the agricultural industry in East Africa. By some estimates, more than half of Africa’s youth are unemployed, underemployed or inactive, the African Development Bank says, and this poses a

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