Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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17th February 2012, ISSUE #166.

February 2012

"Before anything else, preparation is the key to success." ~ Alexander Graham Bell.

*** How to Get Your Scholarship in 2012!

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


A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • Call for Applications: Sponsored International Leadership Summits in USA & Germany!

  • Call for 2012 French Embassy Scholarships (Africa - All Subjects - All Levels)

  • Urgent Call for OPEC Scholarship Applications 2012/2013

  • Eira Francis Davies Scholarship (Sponsors Undergrad & Postgrad Female Students in Developing Countries)

  • 2012 Full International Sports Scholarships

  • West Africa Scholarship Scheme

  • 2012 African Students Fellowships (US$15,000 for Select PhD Programmes - Proof of Acceptance into a PhD at a University in Sub Saharan Africa Required)

  • 2012 Australia Awards for Africa - Closing Soon!

  • 2012 Zeitgeist Young Minds Competition

  • Announcing 2012/13 UNESCO Short Course Fellowships (100 Scholarships on Offer!)

  • 100% Full Fee Trust Africa Scholarships (New call for 2012/13 Applications!)

  • Sexuality Leadership Development Fellowship (Sponsored 2 week Conference)

  • 2012 Emergency Grants to help Women Students

  • Art Moves Africa Grants (Supports Mobility by Granting Travel Costs, Visa & Insurance)

  • 2012 Short Courses Scholarships (Fully Sponsored Trips to The Hague, Netherlands)

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

  • Help Available for Needy Kenyan Students

  • Call for Field Research Grants

  • WAN-IFRA Fellowship for African Women Journalists

  • Competition for African Journalists

  • 2012 Early Career Fellowships in Africa

  • Applications Now Open - African Graduate Scholarships 2012/13

  • Career Development Grants - Call for Applications 2012

  • African Commonwealth Scholarships 2012/13

  • 2012/13 British Government Scholarships

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

  • 2012 Latour Antarctica Fellowship

  • 2012 Government Scholarship for MBA

  • 2012 African Studies Commonwealth Scholarships

  • 2012 Africa Scholarships at University of Edinburgh

  • 2012/13 One World Scholarships

  • 2012/13 UCSC Africa Scholarships

  • Japanese Monbukagakusho Scholarships 2012 (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)

  • Full Master & PhD Scholarships in Holland

  • 100% tuition + Maintenance MASDAR Institute 2012 Graduate Scholarships

  • 2012/13 African Women Agriculture Fellowships

  • Youth Exchange and Study Program (Fully Sponsored 1 year US Exchange Program)

  • 2012/13 Master Degree Scholarships in UK

  • 2012 African Leadership Academy Scholarships

  • 2012 Global South Scholar Fellowships

  • 2012 LAWA Leadership and Advocacy Scholarships for Women

  • Onassis Foundation Scholarships

  • 2012 LLM Scholarships in USA (Few Days Remaining to Apply!)


    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)

  • 2012 Medical Interns Urgently Required!


    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 February 2012)

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

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

    - Project Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: February 25th, 2012)

    - WASH and Construction Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: February 25th, 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)

  • 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)

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

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

    - Field Director - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 29 February, 2012)

    - Workshop Supervisor - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 20th February 2012)

    - Reservation Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 28th of February 2012)

    - Business Support Executive - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th February 2012)

    - Clerk of Works - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th February 2012)

    - Clearing Officers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 29th February, 2012)

    - Data Entry Operator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 20th February, 2012)

    - Freight Coordinators - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 29th February, 2012)

    - Declaration Clerks - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 29th February, 2012)

    - Pro-Poor Programme Co-ordinator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: February 20th 2012)

    - Trainers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 19th 2012)

    - Agribusiness Support Centre Limited - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 2nd March 2012)

    - Senior Refrigeration Technician - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 2nd March 2012)

  • Management Jobs

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

    - Managing Director - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March, 2012)

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

    - Business Development Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 20th February 2012)

    - General Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 25th February 2012)

    - Projects Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th February 2012)

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

    - General Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 22nd February 2012)

    - Programme Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 28th February 2012)

  • Accounting Jobs

    - Bursar - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February, 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: 29 February, 2012)

    - Finance Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: Open)

    - Internal Auditor II - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 27th February 2012)

    - Kenyan Indian Accountant - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 20th of February 2012)

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

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

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

    - Chief Accountant - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 20th of February 2012)

    - Finance Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 22nd of February 2012)

    - Members of the Privatization Commission - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February, 2012)

    - Risk and Compliance Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February 2012)

    - Financial Controller - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 22nd February 2012)

    - Loans Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February 2012)

    - Internal Auditor - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February 2012)

    - Junior Auditor - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: Friday 2 March, 2012)

    - Head of Finance - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February 2012)

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

    - Investment Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 2nd March 2012)

    - Risk Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 2nd March 2012)

  • Marketing Jobs

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

    - Sales Executive - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 22nd 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)

    - Legal Officer II - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 27th February 2012)

    - Members of the Competition Authority - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February, 2012)

    - Senior Legal Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February, 2012)

    - Legal Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 9th March 2012)

  • MENTOR Initiative Jobs

    - Financial Coordinator - South Suadn
    (Deadline for application: 29 February 2012)

    - Logistics Coordinator - South Suadn
    (Deadline for application: 29 February 2012)

  • Solidaridad Jobs

    - Program Manager - South Suadn
    (Deadline for application: 20th of February 2012)

    - Project Manager - South Suadn
    (Deadline for application: 20th of February 2012)

  • Save the Children Jobs

    - Safety and Security Adviser - Nigeria
    (Deadline for application: 20th of February 2012)

    - Deputy Director, Operations - Nigeria
    (Deadline for application: 20th of February 2012)

  • HR Jobs

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

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

    - HRD / Admin Coordinator - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th Feb, 2012)

    - Head- Human Resource And Administration - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 2nd March 2012)

    - Human Resource & Administration Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February 2012)

  • Engineering Jobs

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

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

    - Structural Engineer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 22nd February 2012)

    - Senior Project Engineer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 21st February 2012)

    - Project Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 29th, 2012)

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

    - Service Technician - Construction Equipment - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 24 2012)

    - Service Technician - Generators - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 24 2012)

    - SHEQ Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 5th March 2012)

  • Teaching Jobs

    - Teachers/Tutors (Secondary School Level) - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: February 29, 2012)

    - School Principal - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 20th February 2012)

    - Deputy Headmistress - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 20th February 2012)

    - Principal - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 22nd February, 2012)

    - Academic Registrar - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 22nd February, 2012)

    - Lecturer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 22nd February, 2012)

    - Laboratory Technician (Physics) - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 1st March 2012)

  • ILRI Jobs

    - Knowledge Sharing and Communications Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 25 February 2012)

    - Research Management Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29 February 2012)

    - Executive Assistant to Director General - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: Open until Filled)

    - Senior Technical Officer - India
    (Deadline for application: Open until Filled)

    - Agricultural Economist - India
    (Deadline for application: Open until Filled)

    - Head of Capacity Development - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 16 March 2012)

  • Driver Jobs

    - Driver - Clerk - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 22 February 2012)

    - Driver - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 26 February 2012)

  • NGO Jobs in Africa

    - Cash Program Coordinator - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February 2012)

    - Programme Assistant - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 20th February, 2012)

    - Programme Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29 February 2012)

    - Programme Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 27 February 2012)

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

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

    - Project Manager, Rural Livelihoods - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29 February 2012)

    - Project Officer, Rural Livelihoods - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29 February 2012)

    - Assistant Programme Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29 February 2012)

  • Kenya Red Cross Society Jobs

    - Project Officers - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February 2012)

    -HIV / AIDS Programme Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February 2012)

    - Regional Blood Donor Recruiter - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February 2012)

    - Water & Sanitation Project Officer (Hardware)- Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February 2012)

    - Agriculture Extension Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 24th February 2012)

  • Samaritan’s Purse International Jobs

    - Head Mechanic - South Sudan
    (Deadline for application: 22nd February 2012)

    - Logistician - South Sudan
    (Deadline for application: 22nd February 2012)

    - Logistician - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 22nd February 2012)

    - Program Coordinator - South Sudan
    (Deadline for application: 30th April 2012)

    - Technical Systems Officer - South Sudan
    (Deadline for application: 30th April 2012)

  • Kenya Wildlife Service Jobs

    - Deputy Director, Human Capital - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February 2012)

    - Head of Customer Service - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February 2012)

    - Senior Scientist Ecological Monitoring - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February 2012)

    - Marketing Manager - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February 2012)

    - Helicopter Pilot - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February 2012)

  • Postal Corporation of Kenya

    - Assistant Manager - Fleet - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 28th February 2012)

    - Fleet Officer - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 28th February 2012)

    - Motor Transport Assistant - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 28th February 2012)

  • Médecins Sans Frontières Jobs

    - Nurse - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February 2012)

    - Logistician - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 29th February 2012)

  • Hotel Jobs

    - Waiter / Waitress - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: 28th February 2012)

    - Hotel Accountant - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: March 2, 2012)

    - Food and Beverage Controller - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: March 2, 2012)

    - Sous Chef - Kenya
    (Deadline for application: March 2, 2012)

  • Goal Jobs

    - Country Director - Niger
    (Deadline for application: 09 March 2012)

    - Area Health Manager - South Sudan
    (Deadline for application: 13 April 2012)

  • Horn Relief Jobs

    - Program Manager - South Sudan
    (Deadline for application: 04 Mar 2012)

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