Mathematics, Science and Technology Scholarships

Mathematics, Science and Technology Scholarships (MASTESS) The mathematics Science and technology Scholarship Scheme started in 1st September 2009 following Cabinet approval on Thursday, 25th June 2009. The objective of the of the scholarship scheme is to provide need based financial assistance to deserving students who study Mathematics, Science and Technology subjects at the Senior High Schools, Technical/Vocational Schools; Education, Health and Agricultural Colleges; Polytechnics and Universities(Undergraduate and Postgraduate)  Funding for the award scheme is provided by the Ghana Education Trust Fund(GETFund)

The administrative/institutional arrangement for the implementation of the scheme involves processing of applications and selection of beneficiaries to be handled by the MASTESS Implementation Committee whose Secretariat is located at Ministry of Innovation, Science and Technology (MIST) and for disbursement of funds to be done by Scholarships Secretariat, as approved by the MASTESS Committee.