Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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20th January 2012, ISSUE #164.

January 2012

"Drag your thoughts away from your troubles... by the ears, by the heels, or any other way you can manage it." ~ Mark Twain.

*** How to Get Your Scholarship in 2012!

*** How to Prepare for an Interview.

*** Facebook Link!

*** New 2012 Cabin Crew Jobs


A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • 100 Korean Government Scholarships for Africans 2012 (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)

  • 2012 Developing Solutions Full Scholarships Now Available

  • Five College Women's Studies Research Center (Invites Applications for 12 Research Associate-ships 2012/13)

  • African Graduate Scholarships 2012/13 (Applications now Being Accepted)

  • 2012/2013 World Bank Graduate Scholarships (Applications now Open!)

  • Apply Now for 2012/13 Master Scholarships in Finland!

  • 2012 Trust Africa Scholarships

  • Sponsored Educational Tour (USA)

  • 2012 Education for Sustainable Development Scholarships (Up to US$30000 for Studies in Any University Worldwide)

  • 2012 African Researcher Scholarships

  • UCLA Full Master of Laws Scholarships

  • 2012/13 Study in Belgium Scholarships (Final Call for Applications!)

  • 2012 Scholarships in Sweden (All fields of Study - No Age Limit)

  • Five College African Scholars Program (2012-2013 Scholarships on Offer Now!)

  • Aga Khan Scholarships for Meritorious Students (2012-13 Application Cycle Now Open!)

  • Scholarships for International Students in Qatar

  • Bleumink Master & PhD Scholarships in Africa & Netherlands (for Talented Students & Young Researchers in Africa)

  • 2012 Theology Scholarships for Women

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

  • 2012 Agricultural Sciences and Technology Scholarships

  • High School Scholarships

  • Small Research Grants for Africans

  • 2012 Leakey Foundation Grants 

  • Baldwin Fellowship Grants for MA, PhD, or Equivalent

  • 2012 African Commonwealth Scholarships

  • 2012 Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Scholarships

  • Travel Grants by Boehringer Ingelheim

  • 2012 Boehringer Ingelheim PhD Fellowships

  • 2012 Equity and Merit Scholarships

  • Indian Government Scholarships for African Students 2012/13

  • 2012 Water Resources Engineering Scholarships

  • Grants to Support PhD Candidates

  • 2012 Shared Scholarship Scheme for African Students

  • 2012 Scholar Rescue Funds

  • Scholarships for Food and Life Sciences Studies

  • University of Nairobi Postgraduate Scholarships

  • 2012 LLM Scholarships in Democratic Governance

  • 2012 New Zealand Development Scholarships

  • 2012 Oslo Peace Scholarships

  • 2012 Special Engineering Scholarships in Japan

  • 2012 Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarships in Hungary

  • 55 Utrecht Excellence Scholarships for 2012

  • Victoria Masters by Thesis & PhD Scholarships

  • 2012 Human Rights Research Grants

  • Foundation Scholarships for High School Students

  • 12 Water Management Scholarships (2012 Short Course in Netherlands)

  • International Training Programme in Food Safety (2012 Short Course Scholarships Now Available)

  • Long-Term Master Awards (2013 - Age limit - 52 - 2:2 Degree Accepted)

  • 2012 Agriculture PhD Scholarships

  • Institute of Tropical Medicine Scholarships


    B: Internships

  • Work Experience Placements in UK for Africans

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

  • 2012 International Human Rights Training Grants & Internships

  • 2012 UNFPA Internships

  • World Health Organization Internship (Now Accepting 2012 Applications)

  • IDRC Internships in Africa & Canada


    C: Jobs

  • New 2012 Cabin Crew Jobs

  • Worldwide Positions: UNOPS is Hiring in Over 80 Countries

  • Kenya Airways Jobs

    - Pilot Training Applications

  • 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

  • Miscellaneous NGO Jobs & Development Jobs

  • 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)

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

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

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

  • World Vision Jobs

    - Area Program Coordinator - South Sudan
    (Closing Date: 31 Mar 2012)

    - Programme Manager - South Sudan
    (Closing Date: 29 Feb 2012)

    -Income Generating and Marketing Facilitator- South Sudan
    (Closing Date: 31 Mar 2012)

    - Wash Project Manager - South Sudan
    (Closing Date: 29 Feb 2012)

  • Hospital Jobs

    1. Nairobi Hospital

    - Nurses

    Application deadline: February 2012

    2. Nairobi Women's Hospital

    - Tutors

    - Clinical Nurse Instructors

    - Senior Staff Nurse

    - Staff Nurse

    - Nursing Officer

    - Entry Nurse

    - Radiographer

    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
    (Closing Date: 22nd January 2012)

    6. Kehancha Mother and Child Hospital

    - Nurses
    (Closing Date: 30th January 2012.)

  • Red Cross Jobs

    - Regional Reporting Delegate / Officer
    (Closing Date: March 2012)

  • Teaching Jobs

    -Kamagambo Adventist College - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January, 2012)

    - The Banda School Music and Expressive Arts - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th of January 2012)

  • University of Nairobi Jobs

    - Secretary
    (Closing Date: 24 January 2012)

    - Assistant Maintenance Officer
    (Closing Date: 24 January 2012)

    - Waiter / Waitresses
    (Closing Date: 24 January 2012)

    - Cook
    (Closing Date: 24 January 2012)

    Lecturer, School of Law, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
    (Closing Date: 15th October.)

  • Nation Media Group Jobs

    - Freelance Business Executives
    (Closing Date: January 26th 2012.)

    - Customer Service Executive
    (Closing Date: January 26th 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

  • Kenya National Bureau of Statistics Jobs

    - Statistician/ (STAT)

  • 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)

  • Horn Relief Jobs

    - 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.)

  • Goal Jobs

    - Internal Auditor
    (Closing date: 27 January 2012)

  • Unga Group Ltd Jobs

    - Plant Manager

  • Mercy Corps Jobs

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

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

    - Pastoralist Livelihood Diversification Advisor - Ethiopia

  • Legal Officer Jobs

    - Deputy Secretary - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January 2012.)

    - Program Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January 2012.)

  • Driver Jobs

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

  • Accounting Jobs

    - Deputy Auditor General - Kenya
    (Closing date: 27 January, 2012.)

    - Project Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing date: 27 January, 2012.)

    - Finance Officer - Kenya
    (Closing date: Open)

    - Internal Auditor - Kenya
    (Closing date: January 25, 2012.)

    - Senior Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing date: 25th January 2012.)

    -Project Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing date: 25th January 2012)

    - Finance Officer - Kenya
    (Closing date: 25th January 2012)

    - Finance Manager - Kenya
    (Closing date: Monday 30th January 2012.)

    - Procurement Officer - Kenya
    (Closing date: Monday 30th January 2012.)

    FOSA Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing date: Monday 30th January 2012.)

    - Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing date: February 10th 2012)

  • Care International Jobs

    - Plant Mechanic - Kenya

    - Assistant Human Resources Officer - Kenya

    - Human Resources Officer - Kenya

  • IRC Jobs

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

  • UNDP Jobs

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

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

  • FAO Jobs

    - National Field Monitoring Officers

  • Capital Markets Authority Jobs

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

  • UNFPA Junior Professional Officer Programme

    - Junior Professional Officer

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

    - HMIS Associate - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30 January 2012)

    - Supply Delivery Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Tuesday, 21 February 2012)

    - Data Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Wednesday, 29 February 2012)

    - Livestock and Natural Resource Management - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January, 2012)

    - Administrative Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: February 6th, 2012)

    - Training Facilitator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January , 2012.)

    - General Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st January 2012)

  • Management Jobs

    - Risk Management Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Monday 30th January 2012.)

    - Marketing and Business Development Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: January 28, 2012.)

    - General Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st January 2012)

    - Grants and Contracts Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23 January 2012)

    - Research Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 25th January 2012)

    - Head of Technical / Project Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th January 2012)

    - Business Development Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th January 2012)

    - Warehouse Operations Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January 2012)

    - Inventory Control Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January 2012)

    - Executive Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 21st February 2012)

    - Client Service Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: January 31, 2012)

    - Account Managers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: January 31, 2012)

    - Managers, Business Development & Marketing - Kenya
    (Closing Date: January 31, 2012)

    - Internal Audit & Compliance Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: January 31, 2012)

    - Production Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: January 31, 2012)

    - Operations Managers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: January 31, 2012)

  • Safaricom Jobs

    - Enterprise Systems Support - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Monday, 23rd January, 2012)

  • Merlin Jobs

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Officer - South Sudan
    (Closing Date: Monday, 23rd January, 2012)

    - Field Health Officer - South Sudan
    (Closing Date: Monday, 23rd January, 2012)

    - Nutrition Coordinator -South Sudan
    (Closing Date: 25th January 2012.)

    - Medical Superintendent - South Sudan
    (Closing Date: 31st January 2012)

    - Medical Officer - South Sudan
    (Closing Date: 31st January 2012)

  • HR Jobs

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

    - Marketing and Human Resource Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January 2012)

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

    - Human Resources Coordinator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 25th January 2012)

    - Human Resources Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January 2012)

  • Insurance Jobs

    - Senior Underwriters / Underwriters - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd January 2012)

    - Relationship Officers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd January 2012.)

    - National Life Sales Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January 2012)

    - Branch Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January 2012)

    - Underwriting Officers / Senior Underwriters - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January 2012)

    - Marketing Officers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January 2012)

    - Motor Vehicle Assessor - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th January 2012)

    - Underwriting Executive - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd January 2012.)

  • Engineering Jobs

    - Electrical Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: January 31, 2012)

    - Engineering - Kenya
    (Closing Date: January 26, 2012)

    - Structural Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: January 31, 2012)

    - Assistant Electrical Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: January 30, 2012)

    - Electrical Supervisors - Kenya
    (Closing Date: January 30, 2012)

    - Engineering Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st January 2012)

  • Marketing Jobs

    - Technical Sales Representative - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 28th January 2012)

    - Sales & Marketing Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 25th January 2012)

    - Merchandize Team Leader - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Friday 30th January 2012)

  • AAH International Jobs

    - 29 Research Assistants Jobs - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 27th January 2012.)

    - Mechanic - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    - Driver/Mechanic - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    - Sanitation and Hygiene Assistant - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    - Counsellor - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    - Assistant Project Officer-Education - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    - Gender Based Violence (GBV)Counsellor - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    -Project Officer- Gender and Capacity Building - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    - Nursing Assistant - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    - Enrolled Comprehensive Nurse - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    - Enrolled Midwife - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    - Clinical Officer - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    - Registered Comprehensive Nurse - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    - Medical Doctor - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

    - Finance and Administration Manager - Uganda
    (Deadline for application: 23rd January 2012)

  • Islamic Relief Jobs

    - Finance Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 25th January, 2012)

    - Finance Assistant - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 25th January, 2012)

    - M&E Officers - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 25th January, 2012)

    - Program Coordinator - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 25th January, 2012)

  • KenGen Jobs

    - Property Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 27th January 2012)

  • FHI360 jobs

    - Internal Auditor - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: January 25, 2012.)

    - Technical Officer Pharmaceutical Technologist - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 1, 2012.)

    - Technical Officer - Nurse / Midwife - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 1, 2012.)

    - Technical Officer - Laboratory Technologist - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 1, 2012.)

    - Technical Officer - Care and Treatment Mentors - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 1, 2012.)

    - Health Records Information Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 1, 2012.)

    - Associate Technical Officer - Adherence Nurse - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 1, 2012.)

    - Contracts and Grants Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 1, 2012.)

    - Senior Technical Officer, Health Communication - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 1, 2012.)

    - Associate Director, Health Communication - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 1, 2012.)

  • Mumias Sugar Company Jobs

    - Company Surveyor - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 3rd February, 2012.)

    - Cartographer / GIS Specialist - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 3rd February, 2012.)

  • TechnoServe Jobs

    - Regional Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th January 2012.)

    - Regional Capacity Building Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 27th January 2012)

    - Regional Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th January 2012)

  • IOM International Jobs

    - Statistician - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 31st January 2012)

  • Oxfam Jobs

    - Policy and Advocacy Adviser - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 27th January 2012)

    - Country Human Resources Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 15 February 2012.)

    - HELIOS Regional Change Facilitator - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 1st February 2012)

  • Médecins Sans Frontières Jobs

    - Medical Doctor with Surgical Skills - South Sudan
    (Deadline for application: Friday 3rd February, 2012)

  • AMREF Jobs

    - Office Assistants - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 3rd, 2012)

    - Project Driver - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 3rd, 2012)

    - Project Assistants - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 3rd, 2012)

  • Land O’Lakes, Inc Jobs

    - Accountant - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 3rd, 2012)

    - Communications/Events Specialist - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 3rd, 2012)

    - Chief of Party - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 3rd, 2012)

    - Innovation Partnerships Specialist - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 3rd, 2012)

    - M & E Specialist - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 3rd, 2012)

    - Innovation Coaching Coordinator - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 3rd, 2012)

    - Grants Management Specialist - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 3rd, 2012)

  • South Africa Airways Vacancies

    -Senior Specialist Cabin Crew Planning - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 3rd, 2012)

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