FINANCIAL AID

DFI’s mission is to equip a new generation of professionals with the information, skills, and vision they need to guide society towards inclusive digital financial solutions. DFI understands that affordability may stand in the way of your progress as a digital finance professional. We strive to source, manage and administer various student funding opportunities to make tuition more affordable for deserving students according to sponsor specific requirements. Our goal is to ensure that no student is left behind and have designed affordable payment terms as well as scholarship funds for eligible students.

Use this information to find the best financial aid that supports your objectives. At any stage please contact us at info@digitalfrontiersinstitute.org.

OPTION 1: PAYMENT PLANS THAT MAKE YOUR TUITION MORE AFFORDABLE

Course fees can be made over payments.

Multi-year Programs

Certified Digital Finance Practitioner

  • Year 1: $1335/$445 in 3 installments (works out to $112 p.m.)
  • Year 2: $1335/$445 in 3 installments
  • Year 3: $1335/$445 in 3 installments
Foundation Courses

Foundation courses include the Certificate in Digital Money, and Leading Digital Money Markets.

  • Payment 1: $500
  • Payment 2: $500
  • Payment 3: $500
Specialization Courses

Specialization courses included short courses such as Digital Agriculture and Digital Identity.

  • Payment 1: $125
  • Payment 2: $125

OPTION 2: CAN WE HELP IN GETTING YOUR COMPANY TO PAY OR AT LEAST CONTRIBUTE TO YOUR TUITION?

DFI can assist in opening a conversation with your employer to support your tuition. We can cultivate further interest with them to participate on our programs – bringing multiple employees on will result in corporate discounts and thus lower tuition for you.

Request your corporate proposal by contacting us at info@digitalfrontiersinstitute.org

OPTION 3: REFERRAL PROGRAM

If your colleagues, friends or family join the course we can open a referral seat for you, which is 100% subsidized by Digital Frontiers Institute. This includes assisting us to create impactful corporate alliances.

Foundation Courses

Eight successful referrals will result in your foundational course being fully subsidized.

Specialization Courses

Four successful referrals will result in your specialization course being fully subsidized. Terms and conditions apply.

OPTION 4: SCHOLARSHIPS

DFI offers partial scholarships to qualifying candidates. Our scholarship funders favor scholarship candidates that contribute to tuition themselves. Ideally, Students should contribute at least half of the tuition fee, the higher your contribution the more likely you are to be considered. Tuition can also be paid in manageable instalments. Please see below criteria for scholarships.

  •        I am an active member of the digital financial services industry

Scholarships are adjudicated quarterly and are weighted based on the strength of your application. You will be asked to answer the following questions in your application:

  • Please provide a brief overview of experience.
  • To what extent does your organization contribute to financial inclusion.
  • How will your attendance on this course benefit your organization, your initiative, your country?
  • Describe your current role and responsibilities.
  • Why do you think you should receive financial aid?
  • I can contribute $ to my course.

You can apply for a scholarship on the course registration page, where applicable. Not all courses have scholarship programs.

OUR VISION

We envision a world in which…

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The Use Of Digital Payment Services Becomes Common

The current occasional use of digital payment services becomes persistent because they are useful, relevant and trusted by people of all incomes, addressing not only current but future needs.

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Necessary Financial Tools And Education Are Provided

Low income individuals should not be constrained by current resources and instead be provided with the financial tools and education needed to grow resourcefully.

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Differentiated Notions Of Financial Identity Are Enabled

Previously excluded individuals should be provided with opportunities and tools to not only make them discoverable but to also be educated to allow for effective financial inclusion.