Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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3rd January 2011, ISSUE #163.

January 2012

"Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men and women. Almost any decision is better than no decision at all." ~ Brian Tracy.

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A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • 2012 Research Grants in Science, Humanities & Social Sciences (Available to Individuals, Scholars, & Students)

  • Fellowships for People of African Descent (Fully Paid Trip to the UN in Geneva)

  • 2012 MA Bursaries

  • Free Tour to USA for Artists, Musicians & Students

  • 60 Undergraduate & Master Scholarships in Sweden Available for 2012

  • 2012 Global Health Research Fellowships

  • $20,000 Grants to Support Doctoral Students (Any Country)

  • 2012 Training Scholarships in Netherlands (2 - 4 Weeks Short Courses)

  • 100% Full Fee Trust Africa Scholarships

  • 2012 Mandela Rhodes Scholarships in Africa (Undergraduate & Master's)

  • 2012 Small Research Grants for Africans

  • 2012 Danish Government Scholarships for International Students

  • 2012/13 CUD Scholarships to Study Master Courses & Trainings in Belgium

  • Apply for 2012-2013 Senesh Fellowship (Awards USD$5000 to Study in your Country)

  • 2012 Undergraduate Scholarships & Grants

  • 2012 Equity and Merit Scholarships (For Postgraduate Taught Masters & Distance Learning)

  • Full 2012 Graduate Scholarships for Development Studies

  • $20,000 Scholarships in USA and Canada (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)

  • 2012 Scholarships for Study in Holland

  • 2012 Reach Undergraduate Scholarships

  • 2012 PhD Scholarships in Denmark

  • 2012 Africa Educational Trust Undergraduate Bursaries

  • 2012 Doctoral Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • Grant for Biomarkers of Gastrointestinal Function and Health 

  • Media for Liberty Award 

  • Final Call for Applications - 2012 Eiffel Scholarships in France

  • 2012 Julius Nyerere Master's Scholarships

  • Google Scholarships for Women in Africa (Applications Accepted Until 1st February)

  • Africa Thesis Award - Calling for 2012 Applications

  • Leakey Foundation Grants (No Citizenship Restrictions)

  • 2012 Scholarships for PhD & Post-docl Studies in Sweden

  • 2012 Human Rights Research Grants

  • UNESCO Provides Young Researchers with Small Grants for Research

  • Premio Daniel Carasso Prize

  • 2012 Jomo Kenyatta Foundation Scholarships

  • 2012 Small Grants for Thesis Writing

  • Commonwealth Broadcasting Association Awards

  • 2012 Scholarships for Primary and High School

  • KenolKobil Education Scholarships

  • Hilde Back Education Fund Scholarships

  • MSc in Medical Statistics Scholarships


    B: Internships

  • 100's of Internships in Africa

  • ICC at The Hague - Applications Invited for 2012 Internships & Visiting Professionals


    C: Jobs

  • Kenya Airways Jobs

    - Pilot Training Applications

    - Customer Service Agent Passenger Services

    (Closing Date:13-Jan-2012)

  • Trainees needed. No Experience Necessary!

  • Paid Training in the US

  • 2012 World Bank Junior Professionals Program

  • Paid United Nations Volunteer Positions 2012

  • 2012 Teaching Assistant Jobs in US (teach your native language in America)

  • UNICEF - Now Recruiting New and Emerging Talent

  • UN Jobs

    - Program Associate, Malaria
    (Closing Date: Monday, 05 March 2012)

    - Regional Fundraising Officer, Pretoria, South Africa
    (Closing Date: Friday, 20 January 2012)

    - Wash Project Manager, Juba, South Sudan
    (Closing Date: Wednesday, 29 February 2012)

    - Associate Operations Officer, Nairobi, Kenya
    (Closing Date: Thursday, 12 January 2012)

    - Field Coordinator, Moyamba, Sierra Leone
    (Closing Date:Tuesday, 10 January 2012)

    - Regional Program Development Officer, Liberia
    (Closing Date: Saturday, 21 January 2012)

    - Programme Associate - Strategic Planning Unit
    (Closing Date: Friday, 13 January 2012)

    - Translator/interpreter (french) Roster,P3, Arusha, Tanzania
    (Closing Date: Friday, 13 January 2012)

    - Field Coordinator, Dollo Ado, Ethiopia
    (Closing Date: Tuesday, 10 January 2012)

    - IT Officer, Egypt
    (Closing Date: Saturday, 21 January 2012)

    - Finance and Administrative Officer, Zambia
    (Closing Date: Monday, 30 January 2012)

    - Program Coordinator, Somalia
    (Closing Date: Tuesday, 31 January 2012)

    - Volunteer Legal Advocate, Tanzania
    (Closing Date: Friday, 11 May 2012)

    - Resident Representative, Senegal
    (Closing Date: Sunday, 15 January 2012)

    - Project Officer, Seychelles
    (Closing Date: Saturday, 14 January 2012)

    -Program Manager, Health and Nutrition, Niger
    (Closing Date: Saturday, 21 January 2012)

    - Health and Nutrition Coordinator, Niger
    (Closing Date: Sunday, 29 January 2012)

    - Legal Officer, Gambia
    (Closing Date: Sunday, 15 January 2012)

    - National Programme Officer, Kenya
    (Closing date: 18 January 2012)

  • World Vision Jobs

  • Hospital Jobs

    1. Nairobi Hospital

    - Nurses

    Application deadline: February 2012

    2. Nairobi Women's Hospital

    3. Coptic Hospital & Hope Centre Jobs

    4. Nyali Children's Hospital

    - Doctors

    - Graduate Management Trainees

    - Nursing Officers

    - Pharmaceutical Technologist

    - Laboratory Technologist

    - Medical Records Officers

    - Catering

    - Housekeepers

    - Drivers

    - Domestic worker for a home

    - Baby Minder

    (Closing Date: 10th August)

    5. Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital

    - Medical Officers

    -Clinical Officer Anaesthetists

    - Clinical Officer

    - Nurses

    - Lab Technologist
    (Closing Date: 22nd January 2012)

  • Red Cross Jobs

    - Regional Reporting Delegate / Officer
    (Deadline for applications: 9th January 2012)

  • Teaching Jobs

    - Employment Opportunities for Secondary School Teachers
    (Application deadline: 15th January 2012)

  • Care International Jobs

    - Plant Mechanic - Kenya
    (Deadline for applications: 13th January, 2012.)

    - Assistant Human Resources Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for applications: 13th January, 2012.)

    - Human Resources Officer - Staff Wellness - Kenya
    (Deadline for applications: 13th January, 2012.)

  • International Medical Corps Jobs

  • ICRC Jobs

    - Senior Field Coordinator - Kenya
    (Deadline for applications: 30 January 2012)

  • Media Council of Kenya Jobs

    - Programmes Officer
    (Closing Date: 13th January 2012 )

  • Oxfam Jobs

    - ECHO Project Manager

    - Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) Coordinator

    (Closing Date: 11th January 2012)

    - Funding Manager
    (Closing Date: 20th January, 2012.)

  • USAID Jobs

    - Office Manager / Secretary
    (Closing Date: 13th January 2012)

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Environmental Health Program Manager.

    - Chief of Party, Pastoral Livelihood

    (Application deadline: 22 January 2012)

  • Admin Assistant Jobs

    - Administrative Assistant - Kenya

    - Administrative Assistant - Senegal

    - Pilot Training Applications - Kenya

    - Administrative Assistant/ Registry and Housing - (Ugandan Nationals Only), Kampala

    (Closing Date: Friday, 13 January 2012)

  • Kenya National Bureau of Statistics Jobs

    - Statistician/ (STAT)

    - Payroll Officer

    (Application deadline: 13th January 2012.)

  • Total Kenya Limited Jobs

    - Total Kenya Management Trainee Program

    - LPG Technical Support Manager
    (Application deadline: Open)

  • UNHCR Jobs

    - Senior Public Health Officer

    - Associate Public Health Officer

    - Associate Finance Officer

    - Associate Field Officer (Protection)

    - Assistant Livelihood Officer

    (Closing date: 12 January 2012)

  • Horn Relief Jobs

    - Country Director - Kenya

    (Closing date: 15th January, 2012.)

    - Logistics and Security Officer (LSO) - Kenya

    (Closing date: 22nd January 2012.)

    - Human Resources Officer - Kenya

    (Closing date: 22nd January 2012.)

    - Senior Program Manager - South Somalia

    (Closing date: 22nd January 2012.)

    - Area Coordinator - South Somalia

    (Closing date: 15th January 2012.)

  • UNOPS Jobs

    - Health Systems Analysis Team Leader

    (Closing Date: 20th January 2012)

  • Goal Jobs

    - Internal Auditor

    (Closing date: 27 January 2012)

  • VSO Jobs

    - Finance Manager - South Sudan
    (Application deadline: 13 January 2012)

  • Unga Group Ltd Jobs

    - Plant Manager

  • Mercy Corps Jobs

    - Finance Manager - kenya
    (Closing date: January 29 2012.)

    - Country Director - DRC
    (Closing date: 21 January 2012.)

    - Pastoralist Livelihood Diversification Advisor - Ethiopia

    - Community Liaison Officer
    (Closing date: 20th January 2012)

  • Interconsumer Products Ltd Jobs

    -Procurement Manager
    (Closing date: 13 January 2012)

  • Legal Officer Jobs

    - Legal Officer
    (Closing date: 10 January 2012.)

  • Driver Jobs

    - Driver and Office Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing date: 13 January 2012)

    - Driver - Kenya
    (Closing date: 15 January 2012)

    - Driver - Zimbabwe
    (Closing date: 23 January 2012.)

  • Accounting Jobs

    - Accounts Assistant
    (Closing date: 15 January 2012)

    - Diversey Accountant
    (Closing date: 10 January 2012)

    - Accounts Clerk
    (Closing date: 16th January 2012)

  • IRC Jobs

    - Senior Field Coordinator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Monday, 30 January 2012)

  • UNDP Jobs

    - Programme Assistant - Growth and Poverty Reduction (Ugandan Nationals Only), Kampala
    (Closing Date: Friday, 13 January 2012)

    - Programme Assistant - Management Support Unit - (Ugandan Nationals Only), Kampala
    (Closing Date: Friday, 13 January 2012)

    -Institutional Development Consultant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 19th January 2012.)

    - Financial Management Consultants - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 19th January 2012.)

    - Thematic Resource Persons - Kenya (Closing Date: 20th January 2012.)

    - Human Resources Assistant - Zimbabwe
    (Closing Date: 25 January 2012)

    - Administrative Associate - Zimbabwe
    (Closing Date: 25 January 2012)

  • FAO Jobs

    - National Field Monitoring Officers

  • Jhpiego Jobs

  • Capital Markets Authority Jobs

    - Director Corporate Services
    (Closing Date: Friday, 24 January 2012)

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