Scholarships The Scholarships is open to anyone who had been born in Africa or both of whose parents were born in Africa.
The Scholars will receive a grant of £18,000, paid monthly over the course of one year.

To qualify for the Scholarship a candidate must submit a piece of published work, or an excerpt from a piece of published work (written in English), of between two and five thousand words to be evaluated by a panel of readers and judges set up by the MMF.
The work submitted will be judged purely on literary merit. Read more here.
Deadline: October 31st 2014