Announcement on the OT MSc Scholarship (2021)

New development for all applicants/potential applicants of the fully sponsored Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSc_OT) at Queen’s University in Canada through the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program. Due to the sudden closure of the British Council because of the Pandemic arrangements are currently being made in collaboration with Queens University, Canada and the MasterCard …

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Graduating Scholar: Message from Habtamu Alamneh

Scholar Habtamu Alamneh  Msc in Special Needs Education Message from Habtamu on his Graduation and his views on the Scholars Program at the University of Gondar: “I would like to firstly thank the Mastercard Foundation for all that it has done in making my dreams come true. I have gotten invaluable memories and experience at …

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Graduating Scholar: Message from Sosna Melkamu

Scholar Sosna Melkamu Msc in Medical Nursing   Message from Sosna on the Scholars Program at the University of Gondar: “My time at the University of Gondar’s Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program is something I will cherish forever. I remember the morning I found out I had been accepted to the Medical Nursing program. I was …

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First Batch of Mastercard Foundation Scholars Graduate from the University of Gondar

In the coming years more and more Scholars will enter into the work force becoming future leaders in sectors that are vital to the development of their respective nations. These Scholars will become the nation’s next community organizers, engineers, teachers, doctors and politicians. And with the tools and knowledge they have gained over the years it s certain that they will be able to transform into agents of change wherever they go.

BScOT Curriculum Development Workshop 2.1 and 2.2 at Queen’s University (and virtually) Successfully Completed

Queen’s University Faculty, Mastercard Foundation Fellows, colleagues from the University of Gondar, and international consultants participated in two Curriculum Development Workshops in March/April 2020 to support the development of the new Occupational Therapy (OT) Program at the Univeristy of Gondar (UoG) in Ethiopia through the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program! Although we had planned to host …

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