Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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2nd February 2012, ISSUE #165.

February 2012

"When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us." ~ Alexander Graham Bell.

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*** Worldwide Positions: UNOPS is Hiring in Over 80 Countries


A: Scholarships & Fellowships

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

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

  • Announcing 2012 OFID Africa Scholarship Awards

  • 2012 Government Scholarships (Full Scholarships from Various Governments)

  • Certificate in Conflict Resolution Skills Scholarships

  • 2012 Emile Boutmy Scholarships

  • 2012 Undergraduate Bursaries by Africa Educational Trust

  • Science@Leuven Scholarships - Netherlands

  • 2012 Youth Exchange & Study Program (YES - Sponsors Students to Study in US - 1 year Exchange Program)

  • 2012 Africa Equity & Merit Scholarships (Full-time & Distance Learning)

  • Career Development Grants - Call for Applications 2012

  • African Commonwealth Scholarships 2012/13

  • 2012 African Human Rights Fellowships

  • Applications Now Open - African Graduate Scholarships 2012/13

  • 2012 Agriculture PhD Scholarships

  • 2012 LLM Scholarships in Democratic Governance

  • 2012 New Zealand Scholarships - Africa

  • 2012 Special Engineering Scholarships in Japan

  • 2012 Training Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine

  • Toyota Foundation Scholarships for Disadvantaged Families

  • 2012/13 Master Scholarships in Finland

  • Apply Now for Short Course Scholarships 2012

  • Final Call - LLM Scholarships in USA 2012

  • FinAfrica Travel Grants 2012/13

  • Fully Sponsored Student Travel Grant to Korea

  • 2012 British Chevening Scholarships

  • CUD Scholarships Program 2012-2013 Now Available

  • 2012 Global South Fellowships for Young Scholars

  • Institute of Tropical Medicine Scholarships

  • UCSC Africa Scholarships - 2012/13 Call for Applications!

  • 2012 University of Nairobi Pathways Scholarships

  • 2012 Scholarships for Muslim Students Worldwide

  • 2012 Malawi Scholarships at Chancellor College

  • 2012 Nelson Mandela Endowed Scholarships

  • Ferguson Trust Scholarships - Coventry University, UK

  • 2012 Swedish Institute Study Scholarships

  • Churches Commission on Overseas Students Hardship Fund

  • 2012 Women Leadership and Disability Scholarships

  • 2012 Human Rights Advocates Fellowships

  • 2012 LAWA Scholarships for Women (No Age Limit)

  • Allan & Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust Grants


    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

  • 2012 UNDP Somalia Internships (Available in Nairobi)


    C: 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

  • UN Jobs

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

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

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

    5. Mater Hospital

    - ICU Coordinator
    (Closing Date: 29 February 2012)

    6. MP Shah Hospital

    - Head of Pathology
    (Closing Date: 10th February 2012)

  • Kenya Red Cross Society Jobs

    - Regional Programme Coordinator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Friday 10th February)

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Friday 10th February)

    - Grants Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Friday 10th February)

  • Admin Assistant Jobs

    - Administrative Assistant - Kenya

    - Administrative Assistant - Senegal

  • Kenya National Bureau of Statistics Jobs

    - Statistician

  • 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)

  • Unga Group Ltd Jobs

    - Plant Manager

  • Mercy Corps Jobs

    - Pastoralist Livelihood Diversification Advisor - Ethiopia

  • Care International Jobs

    - Plant Mechanic - Kenya

    - Assistant Human Resources Officer - Kenya

    - Human Resources Officer - Kenya

  • FAO Jobs

    - National Field Monitoring Officers

  • UNFPA Junior Professional Officer Programme

    - Junior Professional Officer

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

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

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

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

    -IT Specialist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 17th February, 2012)

    - Outcomes Measures Project Associate- Kenya
    (Closing Date: February 16th, 2012)

    - Logo Design - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 15th February 2012)

    - Bookkeeper - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 15th February 2012)

    - Draughtsmen - South Sudan
    (Closing Date: February 13th, 2012)

    - Tours Consultants - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 20th February 2012)

    - Team Lead,Services GIS - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31 March 2012)

    - Advocacy Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 14th February, 2012)

  • Management Jobs

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

    - General Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: February 7th, 2012)

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

    - General Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 15th February 2012)

    - Clinical Program Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 17th February 2012)

  • Mumias Sugar Company Jobs

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

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

  • Land O’Lakes, Inc Jobs

    - Accountant - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 10th 2012)

    - Communications/Events Specialist - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 10th 2012)

    - Chief of Party - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 10th 2012)

    - Innovation Partnerships Specialist - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 10th 2012)

    - M & E Specialist - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 10th 2012)

    - Innovation Coaching Coordinator - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 10th 2012)

    - Grants Management Specialist - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 10th 2012)

  • Management Jobs

    - Business Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 3rd February 2012)

    -General Ledger Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 10th 2012)

    - FOSA Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 3rd 2012)

    - General Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 7th 2012)

  • Accounting Jobs

    - Corporate Finance Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 13 February 2012)

    - Financial Advisor - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 17th February 2012)

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

    - Accountant - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 10th 2012)

    - Procurement Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February, 2012)

    - Chief Internal Auditor - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February, 2012)

    - Fund Account Managers - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February, 2012)

    - Accountant - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February, 2012)

  • GlaxoSmithKline Jobs

    - Compliance Officer East Africa Pharmaceuticals - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 4th February 2012)

  • Save the Children Jobs

    - Cashier - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 5th February 2012)

    - Emergency Programme Monitoring and Evaluation Expert - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 5th February 2012)

    - Wash coordinator - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 5th February 2012)

    - Regional Advocacy Advisor - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 6th February 2012)

    - Child Protection Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 14th February 2012)

    - Human Resources Coordinator - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 14th February 2012)

    - Report and Proposal Co-ordinator - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 14th February 2012)

  • URC Jobs

    - Finance and Administrative Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

  • Management Sciences for Health Jobs

    - Driver - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

    - Procurement Assistant - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

  • Engineering Jobs

    - Civil/ Structural Engineers - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 13th, 2012)

    -Building Electrical Engineers - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 13th, 2012)

  • South Africa Airways Vacancies

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

  • Marketing Jobs

    - Motor Vehicle Sales Reps - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 28th February 2012)

    - Technical Sales Representatives - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

    - Sales and Marketing Advisor - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 17th February 2012)

    - Sales & Marketing - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 17th February 2012)

  • Insurance Jobs

    - Agency Heads - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 17th February 2012)

    - Regional Human Resources Adviser - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 8th February 2012)

  • MSF Jobs

    - Experienced Clinical Officer for HIV and TB Clinic - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

    - Social Worker Supervisor - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

    - Deputy Technical & Logistics Coordinator - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

    - Field Pharmacy Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 10th, 2012)

  • Islamic Relief Jobs

    - Human Resource and Admin Officer - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 6th February 2012)

    - General Food Distribution Supervisor - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 6th February 2012)

    - Animal Health Technicians Supervisor - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 6th February 2012)

    - Food Distributors - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 6th February 2012)

    - Project Coordinator - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 6th February 2012)

    - Livelihood Officer - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 6th February 2012)

    - Livestock Health Officer - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 6th February 2012)

    - Hygiene Promoters - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 6th February 2012)

    - Wash Project Officers - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 6th February 2012)

    - Finance Officer - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 6th February 2012)

  • Horn Relief Jobs

    - Regional Finance Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 6th February 2012)

  • Save the Children Jobs

    - Cashier - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 5th February 2012)

    - Emergency Programme Monitoring and Evaluation Expert - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 5th February 2012)

    - Wash coordinator - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 5th February 2012)

    - WASH Advisor - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

  • Relief International Jobs

    - Africa Regional Program Development Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

  • Norwegian Refugee Council Jobs

    - Mathematic consultant - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 5th February 2012)

    - Somali language consultant - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 5th February 2012)

    - Senior Consultant - Somalia
    (Deadline for application: 5th February 2012)

  • Samaritan’s Purse International Jobs

    - WASH Project Coordinators - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

    - Health and Nutrition Program Officer - South Sudan
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

  • Safaricom Jobs

    - Senior Accountant - Financial Systems & Analysis - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

    - Treasury Operations Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 9th February 2012)

    - Head of Innovation - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

    - Technology Security Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

  • Driver Jobs

    - Driver – Fanikisha Project - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

    - Driver (TBM) - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

    - Driver (Terre des Hommes Netherlands) - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 16th of February 2012)

    - Driver - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 15 February 2012)

    - Driver / Messenger - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10 February 2012)

  • Oxfam Jobs

    - Campaigns & Policy Intern - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10 February 2012)

    - Personal Assistant to the Director - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 8th February 2012)

    - Finance Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 8th February 2012)

    - Programme Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 8th February 2012)

    - Learning and Communications Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 8th February 2012)

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

    - Funding Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 10th February 2012)

    - Loss Prevention Advisor - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 17th February 2012)

    - Emergency Food Security and Livelihoods Advisor - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24 February 2012)

  • Seven Seas Technologies Jobs

    - Business Development Manager - West Africa
    (Deadline for application: 20th February 2012)

    - Account Manager - Zimbabwe
    (Deadline for application: 20th February 2012)

    - Account Manager - Zambia
    (Deadline for application: 20th February 2012)

    - Account Manager - West Africa
    (Deadline for application: 20th February 2012)

    - Senior Systems Engineer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 20th February 2012)

  • Legal Jobs

    - Legal Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February, 2012)

    - Executive Director - The Gambia
    (Deadline for application: 01st March 2012)

    - Chief Executive Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 17th February, 2012)

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