Scholarships for Cape Verdean Students 2016
Scholarships for Cape Verdean Students 2016

Intermediate / Bachelors / Masters / PhD / Post Doctoral Degrees

2016 / 2017 Scholarships in Cape Verde and Abroad

Scholarships for Cape Verdean Students 2016

Cape Verde officially Republic of Cabo is an island country. Located 570 kilometers off the coast of West Africa. Praia is the capital and largest city of Cape Verde.  Cape Verde population of around about 512,000 is mostly of mixed European and African heritage. After independence, Cape Verde has been a stable representative democracy, and remains one of the most developed and democratic countries in Africa.  Cape Verde currency is Cape Verdean escudo(CVE). Cape Verde have keep good and friendly relations with Angola, Brazil, the People’s Republic of China, Libya, Cuba, France, Germany, Portugal, Spain, Senegal, Russia, Luxembourg, and the United States maintain embassies in Praia. Cape Verde is a friendly state and it actively interested in foreign affairs, especially in Africa. Portuguese is the official language of the Cape Verde’s. Portuguese is the language of instruction and government in the country. 95% population of the Cape Verde is follower of Christian religion, up to 85% of the population is Roman Catholic.

Cape Verdean educational systems in the local universities are following the American educational system. There are 10 universities that offer 4 years bachelor’s degree programs. After South Africa educational system, Cape Verde is the 2nd best educational system in Africa.  In Cape Verde, primary education is compulsory and free to children from the ages of 6 to 14 years old. In 1847, the first government-funded primary school was established on the islands of Brava, Cape Verde. In 1860, the first secondary school was established, in Praia, but this school closed after a year.

International Scholarships for Cape Verdean Students 2016

International scholarships for Cape Verdean students who want to pursue their education in foreign schools, colleges, institutes and universities who are offering exceptional scholarships to Students on the basis of their excellent academic record. There are many international scholarships for students such as Amgen Scholars Program, Foundation Sciences Mathématiques de Paris (FSMP) Scholarships, University of Amsterdam Scholarships, African Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowships (ADDRF), University of Sheffield Scholarships, The University of Edinburgh Scholarships, ETH Zurich Scholarships, Lund University Global Scholarships and further given in the link.