Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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2nd March 2012, ISSUE #167.

March 2012

"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal." ~ Henry Ford.

*** How to Get Your Scholarship in 2012!

*** Standard Chartered Bank - Now Recruiting Management Trainees!

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


A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • Financial Support for Young Women in Africa

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

  • DAAD Scholarships for Young Professionals in Developing Countries

  • Over 105 Developing Solutions Master Scholarships on Offer!

  • 2011/12 Japanese Government Scholarships (Undergraduate/Postgraduate & Technology Students)

  • 2012/13 Ewha Program (Educates Promising African Females on Full Scholarship at Undergraduate & Graduate Levels)

  • 25 PhD Fellowships in Select African Universities (2012)

  • 2013 African Guest Researcher Scholarships

  • 2012 East African Community LLM & PhD Scholarships

  • Undergraduate Scholarships 2012/13

  • 2012 Scholarships for Study in Africa

  • 2012 Scholarships in Sweden (Over 500 Full Scholarships Available)

  • Eira Francis Davies Scholarship - Swansea University, UK.

  • Full International Scholarships in UK - University of East London

  • 2012 Education for Sustainable Development Scholarships (Closing Soon - Apply Now!)

  • Full 2012 Westminster International Scholarships

  • 2012 Anne van den Ban Fund Scholarships

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

  • Announcing 2012/13 Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarships

  • 2012 Postgraduate Scholarships in Belgium

  • World Bank 2012/13 Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • Oikos UNDP Young Scholars Development Grants (2012 Nairobi, Kenya)

  • Women Scholarships in UK (Full 2012 Scholarships)

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

  • Urgent Call for OPEC Scholarship Applications 2012/2013

  • 2012 Scholarship Awards for West Africans

  • 2012 Zeitgeist Young Minds Competition

  • 2012 PhD Fellowships for New PhD Students in Africa

  • 2012 Oprah Winfrey Foundation African Women Fellowships

  • Theology Scholarships for African Students

  • Scholarships for study in Holland 2012/13

  • New Zealand Development Scholarships (New Call for 2013 Applications)

  • 2012-2013 Swiss Government Scholarships

  • Scholarships for Talented Students & Young Researchers from Developing Countries

  • MSc & LLM Distance Learning Masters Scholarships 2012/13

  • $5,000 Undergraduate Women Scholarships

  • 2012 NWO Young Researcher Scholarships

  • Onassis Foundation Scholarships

  • 2012 Constance McCullough Award

  • 2012 Agriculture, Forestry & Biology Postgraduate Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • 2012 Small Grants for African Junior Scientists


    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

  • Standard Chartered Bank - Now Recruiting Management Trainees!

  • Worldwide Positions: UNOPS is Hiring in Over 80 Countries

  • Legal Jobs

    - Legal Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Legal Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Legal Coordinator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Company Secretary - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Legal Sector Specialist - Kenya
    (Closing Date:13th March 2012)

  • Marketing Jobs

    - Marketing Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Field Sales Specialists - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 7th March, 2012)

    - Supply Chain Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Sales Executives - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 12th March, 2012)

    - Marketing Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th March 2012)

    - Marketing Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 15, 2012)

    - Sales Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23 march 2012)

    - Sales - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

    - Sales Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

  • HR Jobs

    - Human Resource Management Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Human Resource Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Human Resource and Administration Services - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Human Resources Officers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th March 2012)

    - Senior Administrative Services - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Administrative Services Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Human Resources Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Human Resources Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date:March 15, 2012)

  • Accounting Jobs

    - Internal Auditor - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Internal Audit Officer - Financial Processes - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Internal Audit Officer - ICT Systems - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 7th march 2012)

    - Internal Audit, Risk and compliance Service - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Finance and Strategy Services - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Head of Finance - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Assistant Project Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 13th March 2012)

    - Credit Administration Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Business Development Officers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Internal Auditor - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Group Auditor - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th of March 2012)

    - Senior Financial Specialist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 13, 2012)

    - Business Performance Analyst - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 15, 2012)

    - Financial Accountants - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 15, 2012)

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

    - Chairperson - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 12th March, 2012)

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

    - Editor in Chief - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

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

    - Art Director - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th March 2012)

    - Job Opportunities - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Thursday 8th March, 2012)

    - Construction & Application of Contracts - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 13th April 2012)

    - Project Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 26th, 2012)

    - Executive Director - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 7th March 2012)

    - Water Technicians - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 7th March 2012)

    - Pharmacist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 10th March 2012)

    - Caretaker - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 14th March, 2012)

    - Operations Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 12th March, 2012)

    - Graphic Designer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th March 2012)

    - Executive Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Records Management Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Transport Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Art Director - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th March 2012)

    - Lathe Machine Operator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th March 2012)

    - Environmental and Social Impact Assessment - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 15th, 2012)

    - Information Technologist II - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Administrative Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Laboratory Technologist II - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Technical Instructors - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Store Keeper - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Store Clerk - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Educational Content Retailers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 15th March 2012)

    - Laboratory Technicians - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 15, 2012)

    - Quality Control Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 15, 2012)

    - Stores Controller - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 15, 2012)

  • World Relief Jobs

    - Finance Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30 March 2012)

  • Samaritan’s Purse International Jobs

    - Program Coordinator - South Sudan
    (Closing Date: 30th April 2012)

    - Technical Systems Officer - South Sudan
    (Closing Date: 30th April 2012)

    - Country Director - Uganda
    (Closing Date: 30th April 2012)

  • Goal Jobs

    - Country Director - Niger
    (Closing Date: 09 March 2012)

    - Area Health Manager - South Sudan
    (Closing Date: 13 April 2012)

  • Engineering Jobs

    - SHEQ Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th March 2012)

    - Director, Information Communication and Technology - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th March 2012)

    - Technical Engineers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5th 2012)

    - Mechanical Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Senior Research Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Research Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Workshop Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th March 2012)

    - Technician - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th March 2012)

    - Electrical and Mechanical Technicians - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 15, 2012)

    - Process Technician - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 15, 2012)

    - Shift Supervisor - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 15, 2012)

  • Management Jobs

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

    - Administrative Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 12, 2012)

    - Country Manager - Tanzania
    (Closing Date: 9th March, 2012)

    - Project Managers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 19th 2012)

    - Business Development Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 7th March, 2012)

    - Systems Applications Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Database Administration Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Network Administration Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 5, 2012)

    - Project Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Business Development Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th March 2012)

    - Program Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Co-0perative Society Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 14th march 2012)

    - Training and Recruitment Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th March, 2012)

    - Project Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Distribution & Logistics Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 15, 2012)

    - Senior Project Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

  • KNCHR Jobs

    - Procurement Officer I - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 7th March 2012)

    - Procurement Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 7th March 2012)

  • Sacco Jobs

    - Operations Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date:19th March 2012)

    - Marketing Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date:19th March 2012)

    - Credit Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date:19th March 2012)

  • NGO Jobs in Africa

    - Interns - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 7,2012)

    - Resource Mobilization Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 20th March 2012)

    - Admin / Finance Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 11th of March 2012)

    - Head of Mission - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Clinical Nurse Tutor - Sierra Leone

    - Admin / Finance Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 11th of March 2012)

    - Head of Mission - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Project Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 12 March, 2012)

    - Lead Programmer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 12 March, 2012)

    - Business Development and Strategic Alliance (Sales) Manager- Kenya
    (Closing Date: 12 March, 2012)

  • UN Jobs

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

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

  • World Vision Jobs

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

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

  • Admin Assistant Jobs

    - Administrative Assistant - Kenya

    - Administrative Assistant - Senegal

  • Management Trainee Jobs

    - International Career Opportunities with Standard Chartered Bank

    - Total Kenya Management Trainee Program

  • Mercy Corps Jobs

    - Pastoralist Livelihood Diversification Adviser - Ethiopia

    - Learning and Knowledge Management Officer - Ethiopia

    - Deputy Chief of Party / Livestock Production & Marketing Advisor - Ethiopia

    - Alternative Livelihoods Advisor - Ethiopia

  • VSF-Belgium Jobs

    - Information Technology (IT) Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 8th March 2012)

  • Saferworld Jobs

    - Project Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5 March 2012)

    - Conflict Adviser - Somalia
    (Closing Date: 5 March 2012)

  • KTDA Jobs

    - Mechanical Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Administrative Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

    - Forest Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

  • EABL Jobs

    - Procurement Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 05 March 2012)

    - Inbound Logistics Control Tower Specialist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 05 March 2012)

    - Procurement Controller - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 05 March 2012)

    - Procurement Buyer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 05 March 2012)

  • Rift Valley Railways Jobs

    - General Manager for Capex Projects - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 9, 2012)

    - OSHA Safety Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 9, 2012)

    - Senior Analyst - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 9, 2012)

    - Finance Analysis Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 9, 2012)

    - Materials & Logistics Controller - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 9, 2012)

    - Locomotive Workshop Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 9, 2012)

    - Regional Mechanical Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 9, 2012)

    - HR Business Partner - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 9, 2012)

    - Fleet & Administration Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 9, 2012)

    - Group Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 9, 2012)

  • University Jobs

    - Senior Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 13th March, 2012)

    - Professor - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 13th March, 2012)

    - Senior Lecturer/Senior Research Fellow - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 13th March, 2012)

    - Project Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 29th 2012)

    - ICT Assistant (Lusophone) - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 29th 2012)

    - Business Development Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 29th 2012)

    - Senior OER Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 29th 2012)

  • Save the Children Jobs

    - Area Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 29th 2012)

    - Regional Finance and Administration Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th March 2012)

  • Saferworld Jobs

    - Project Manager - Somalia
    (Closing Date: 5 March 2012)

    - Conflict Adviser - Somalia
    (Closing Date: 5 March 2012)

    - Finance Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 6 2012)

  • FH International International Jobs

    - Senior Nurse - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March, 2012)

    - Project Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March, 2012)

  • National Democratic Institute Jobs

    - Resident Program Manager Program Development - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 02 April 2012)

    - Grants and Budget Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 02 April 2012)

  • Driver Jobs

    - Driver - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 7th March 2012)

    - Driver - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 9th March 2012)

  • Safaricom Jobs

    - System Security Administrator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 7th March 2012)

    - Power Utility Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 7th March 2012)

    - Senior Network Administrator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 08 March, 2012)

  • Christian Aid Programme

    - Programme Officer - Health - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 15th February 2012)

    - Programme Officer - Livelihoods - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 15th February 2012)

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