Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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16th March 2012, ISSUE #168.

March 2012

"No matter how carefully you plan your goals they will never be more that pipe dreams unless you pursue them with gusto." ~ W. Clement Stone.

*** How to Get Your Scholarship in 2012!

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

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

*** Emirates Cabin Crew Opportunities


A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • 2012 Mwalimu Nyerere African Union Scholarships

  • 2012 Russia Government Scholarships (Undergrad & Postgrad - Including Medicine!)

  • 2012 Global Korean Government Scholarships (100 Scholarships on Offer)

  • 2012/2013 Full Chinese Government Scholarships

  • 2012/13 International Scholarships in Malaysia (Apply now!)

  • 2012 UN-HABITAT Youth Fund (Funding Youths Worldwide)

  • Full 2012 MA & PhD Scholarships for Sub-Saharan African Students

  • 2012/13 Peace & Security Fellowships for African Women (Kenya & UK)

  • 2012 ISID Small Grants for Developing Countries

  • 100 Kent Doctoral Scholarships for 2012

  • 55 MSc in Sanitary Engineering Scholarships for 2012 (Africa, Europe, & Asia)

  • 2012 MSc Forestry Distance Learning Scholarships

  • New Call for One World Scholarships 2012/13

  • OPEC Undergraduate Scholarships 2012/2013

  • 2012 Google Travel and Conference Grants (See List of Upcoming Sponsored Conferences)

  • 2012 Fully Funded Distance Learning Scholarships

  • 2012 United Nations Journalism Fellowships

  • 2012 IOE Centenary Masters Scholarships

  • 2012 ISID Infectious Diseases Research Fellowship

  • 2012 Women's World Summit Foundation Awards

  • 2012 Global Development Masters Scholarships

  • 2012 MPhil in Conservation Leadership Scholarships

  • Financial Support for Young Women in Africa

  • 2012 Australian Development Scholarships

  • 2012 National Geographic Grants

  • 2012 Postgraduate Scholarships for Students from Developing Countries

  • 2012 Agriculture PhD Scholarships

  • 2012/13 KAAD Master & PhD Scholarships in Africa or Germany

  • Urgent Call for 2012-2013 Italian Government Scholarships

  • Giulia Mereu LLM Scholarship 2012/13

  • Call for Proposals – 2012 Swedish Special Initiative for Democratization

  • 2012 Indigenous Fellowship Programme

  • 2012 Victoria Masters & PhD Scholarships

  • 2012/13 Government Scholarships

  • Food Valley Ambassador Program

  • 2013 Call for Africa Thesis Awards

  • 2012 World Bank Graduate Scholarships - On Offer Now!

  • 2012 MASDAR Full scholarship for 2 Years

  • 2012 Fully Sponsored Journalism Short Courses

  • 2012/13 Master Degree Scholarships in UK

  • 2012/13 Research Grants

  • 2012 Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowships for Women

  • CARTA Call for Applications - PhD Fellowships 2012-2013


    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

  • Emirates Cabin Crew Opportunities

  • Standard Chartered Bank - Now Recruiting Management Trainees!

  • Worldwide Positions: UNOPS is Hiring in Over 80 Countries

  • 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

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

  • 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

  • Save the Children Jobs

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

    - Business Development Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 26th March 2012)

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

    - Regional Human Resources Director - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th March 2012)

  • World Relief Jobs

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

  • UN Jobs

    - 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)

  • CHF International Jobs

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist - Uganda

    - Chief of Party, Agriculture - South Sudan

    - Grants Manager - Uganda

    - Chief of Party - Northern Mali

    - Deputy Chief of Party/Operations Manager - Mali

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 26 March 2012)

    - Program Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 26 March 2012)

    - Human Resource Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 26 March 2012)

    - Office Administration Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 26 March 2012)

    - Office Driver - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 26 March 2012)

  • IFC Jobs

    - Senior Risk Management Specialist - Egypt
    (Closing Date: 08 April 2012)

    - Microfinance Operations Officer - Egypt
    (Closing Date: 31 March 2012)

  • Solidarites International Jobs

    - Head of Mission - South Sudan
    (Closing Date: 24 April 2012)

    - Head of Mission - Liberia
    (Closing Date: 14 May 2012)

  • ILRI Jobs

    - Senior Administrative Assistant - Ethiopia

    - Development and Gender Economist - Ethiopia

    - Executive Assistant to Director General - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Open)

    - Agricultural Economist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Open)

    - Senior Social Scientist and Team Leader - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31 March 2012)

    - Project Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31 March 2012)

    - Crop Molecular Breeder - Kenya
    (Closing Date: Open)

    - Research Technician - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 3 April, 2012)

  • Marketing Jobs

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

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

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

    - Sales & Marketing Executive - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th March, 2012)

    - Head of Marketing - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 20th March 2012)

    - Head of Sales and Marketing - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st March 2012)

    - Sales Executives - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 10 April 2012)

    - Marketers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 20th of March 2012)

    - Marketing Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 22nd March 2012)

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

    - Sales Representative - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 18th of March 2012)

    - Sales & Merchandising Reps - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st March 2012)

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

    - Sales and Marketing Director - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 2nd April 2012)

    - Brand Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: April 7, 2012)

    - Procurement Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

  • Accounting Jobs

    - 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)

    - Deputy Secretary - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd March, 2012)

    - Procurement Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd March, 2012)

    - Banking and Risk Analyst - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th of March 2012)

    - Chief Manager Finance - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th of March 2012)

    - Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 21st March 2012)

    - Finance Specialist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16 March 2012)

    - Chief Manager Finance - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 28th March 2012)

    - Cluster Finance and Administration Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th March 2012)

    - Bursar - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 21 March 2012)

    - Financial Management Specialist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 28th March 2012)

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

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

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

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

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

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

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

    - Linux Systems Administrator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st March 2012)

    - Logo Competition - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March, 2012)

    - Switch Board Operator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March, 2012)

    - Security Supervisor - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th March 2012)

    - Chemist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 25th March 2012)

    - Deputy Secretary - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd March, 2012)

    - Research, Training and Communications Leader - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 15 April 2012)

    - Furnace Operators - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 25th March 2012)

    - Sales Executive - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st March 2012)

    - Data moderator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16 March 2012)

    - Exercise Book Machine Operator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 23rd 2012)

    - Head of Merchandising / Customer Relations Executive - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st March 2012)

    - Sales Representatives - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st March 2012)

    - Technical Records Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 17th March 2012)

    - Project Qualitative Interviewer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 20th March 2012)

    - Consultants and Auditors - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd March 2012)

    - Assistant Rounds Man - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 20th of March 2012)

    - Theatre Management Specialists - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 14 April 2012)

    - Training and Communications Leader - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 15 April 2012)

    - Conflict Prevention Specialists - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 14 April 2012)

    - Chief Executive Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 6th April 2012)

    - Gender Project Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 28th of March 2012)

  • Management Jobs

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

    - Property Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 21st March 2012)

    - Office Manager & PA to Country Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd March 2012)

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

    - Business Development Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 21st March 2012)

    - Business Development Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 1st April 2012)

    - Male Personal Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 23rd, 2012)

    - Brand Managers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st March 2012)

    - Front Office Receptionist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th of March 2012)

    - Chief Operating Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 20th March, 2012)

    - Receptionist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 6th April 2012)

    - Management Consultant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th of March 2012)

    - Monitoring And Evaluation Specialist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 28th March 2012)

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

    - Storekeeper - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st March 2012)

    - Receptionist & Office Administrator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st March 2012)

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

    - Administrative Secretary - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30 march 2012)

    - Branch Managers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

    - Senior Procurement Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

    - Manager, Business Systems - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th 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)

    - Senior Fosa Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 26th March 2012)

    - Fosa Officer I - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 26th March 2012)

    - Fosa Officer II - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 26th March 2012)

    - Senior Systems Administrator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

    - Senior Internal Auditor - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

    - Senior Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

    - Operations Manager / Deputy CEO - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

    - Marketing and Customer Care Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

    - Personal Assistant to the CEO - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

    - Internal Auditor - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

    - Chief Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

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

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

  • NGO Jobs in Africa

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

    - Data Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th March, 2012)

    - House Parents - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd March, 2012)

    - Business Development Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 19th 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

  • University Jobs

    - 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)

  • 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)

  • Engineering Jobs

    - Assistant Engineer - Biomedical - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th March 2012)

    - Biomedical Engineering Technologist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th March 2012)

    - Construction Project Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th March 2012)

    - Ericsson IT and Telecommunications - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 20th March 2012)

    - Assistant Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 20th March 2012)

    - Technical Manager/Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Production/Manufacturing Engineers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd March, 2012)

    - Termiticide Sales-Projects Co-Ordinator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 31st March 2012)

    - Highway Design Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March, 2012)

    - Maintenance Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 2nd April 2012)

    - Senior Workshop Superintendent - Kenya
    (Closing Date: April 7, 2012)

    - Workshop Supervisor - Kenya
    (Closing Date: April 7, 2012)

    - Network Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

    - Systems Analyst - Electoral Systems - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

  • Driver Jobs

    - Drivers and Riders - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 16th April 2012)

    - Driver/Messanger - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March, 2012)

    - Driver - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 27th March 2012)

  • HR Jobs

    - Human Resource Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th march 2012)

    - Human Resources Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 19, 2012)

  • Chemonics International Jobs

    - Chief of Party - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 20, 2012)

    - Institutional Capacity Building Specialist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 20, 2012)

    - Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist - Kenya
    (Closing Date: March 20, 2012)

  • African Gas and Oil Company Limited Jobs

    - Operations Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Maintenance Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Supply Logistics Coordinator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Health and Safety Coordinator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Operations Supervisor - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Control Room Operators - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Terminal Operators - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Maintenance Technicians - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Stores Clerk - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Order Processing Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Office Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

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

    - Stock Controller - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Finance Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

    - Financial Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

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

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

    - ICT Systems Administrator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 24th March 2012)

  • Legal Jobs

    - Deputy Secretary - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd March, 2012)

    - Deputy Secretary – Legal & Advisory - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd March, 2012)

    - Deputy Secretary – Research & Investigation - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd March, 2012)

    - Deputy Secretary – Compliance & Risk - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd March, 2012)

    - Vacancies for the Office of Judge of the Environment and Land Court - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 23rd March, 2012)

    - Legal Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 25th March 2012)

    - Senior Legal Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

    - Political Parties Liaison Officers - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March 2012)

  • Kenya School of Law Jobs

    - Internal Audit Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 4th April 2012)

    - Assistant Procurement Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 4th April 2012)

    - Accounts Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 4th April 2012)

  • Northern Water Services Board Jobs

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

    - Water and Sanitation Engineer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March, 2012)

    - Project Accountant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 30th March, 2012)

  • National Gender and Equality Commission jobs

    - Regional Gender Coordinator - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th April, 2012)

    - Accounts Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th April, 2012)

    - Store Clerk - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th April, 2012)

    - Accounts Clerk - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th April, 2012)

    - Executive Administrative Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th April, 2012)

    - Front Office Assistant - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th April, 2012)

    - Deputy Commission Secretary - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th April, 2012)

    - Human Resource and Administration Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th April, 2012)

    - Finance Manager - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th April, 2012)

    - Programme Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th April, 2012)

    - Human Resource and Administration Officer - Kenya
    (Closing Date: 5th April, 2012)

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