Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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26th May 2012, ISSUE #173.

May 2012

"Put yourself out there. Get started, do something and start small - the lower your startup costs, the easier it is to find profitability. Create value for others, and you’ll be rewarded." ~ Cameron Johnson.

*** How to Get a Scholarship in 2012/13!

A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • 2012/13 Africa Scholarships Program (Full Scholarships for Young African Talents)

  • 2012 Climate Change Conference Fellowships (Fully Paid Conference Grants - Closing Soon)

  • 2012 Grants to Attend Conferences in Canada

  • £2500 Grants to Support University Students in Africa 2012/13

  • 2012 Ambassadorial Worldwide Scholarships (Flat Grants of USD$27000 to Study in Another Country)

  • Full Undergraduate & Master's Mandela Scholarships in Africa 2012/13

  • Fully Paid Undergraduate Scholarships (Student Ages 23 - 32 - Now Closing)

  • 2012 Small Research Grants (up to £7,500)

  • New Zealand Scholarships for Africa (Now Accepting 2012 Applications)

  • 6 Fully-Funded PhD Scholarships (Entry - 2012/13)

  • 2012 MSc International Development Scholarships

  • Sri Lanka Government Scholarships

  • 2012 Mo Ibrahim Foundation MBA Scholarships

  • CFC Stanbic Bank Education Fund Scholarship

  • 2012 Carl Duisberg Medicine Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • Full 3 Year Funding for Doctorate Students in Developing Countries

  • African Peacebuilding Network Research Grants 2012

  • 2012 Otto Bayer Scholarships

  • Young Achievers Award

  • Conchita Poncini Jimenez Human Rights Fellowships

  • $22,000 Scholarships in USA and Canada (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)

  • 2013 McGill University Scholarships (Canada)

  • 2012/13 Agriculture Scholarships (for students from developing countries)

  • 2012/13 International Travel Grants

  • 2013 Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships

  • P.E.O. International Peace Scholarships

  • 2013/14 Africa London Nagasaki Scholarships (Applications to Open in Due Course)

  • 2013 – 2014 AAUW International Fellowships

  • 2012 Ochberg Fellowship Program

  • 2012 MJ Bear Fellowships for Emerging Digital Journalists

  • 2012 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowships (Non-degree / Gain Professional Experience)

  • 2012 PERii Small Grants Scheme

  • Full 2011/12 Financial Support for Undergrad/Postgrad Students Worldwide

  • 55 Bachelor's & Master's Scholarships for 2012/13

  • 2012/13 Google Research Awards - Africa

  • 2012 DAAD Study Scholarships for Foreign Students in USA

  • 2012/13 Bentley Scholarships (For MA, PhD or Post Doc in Africa or Canada)

  • Apply for General Support Grants 2012/13

  • Grants for Participation in Training Courses, Workshops, & Conferences

  • 2013 Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarships in Czech Republic

  • Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship (Get Assistance for your Dissertation)

  • 2012/13 Social Sciences in Africa Fellowships

  • 2013 Sawiris Scholarships to Benefit Students in Developing Countries

  • 2013 Turkish Government Scholarships

    B: Jobs

  • Pact, International Jobs

    - Program Manager (WRAPP) - South Sudan
    Closing Date: Wednesday, 30 May 2012

    - Chief of Party, Civil Society Capacity Building Project - Tanzania
    Closing Date: Monday, 18 June 2012

    - Chief of Party, Accountability Project - Tanzania
    Closing Date: Monday, 18 June 2012

    - Human Resources Manager - Tanzania
    Closing Date: 30th May 2012

  • Samaritan’s Purse International Jobs

    - Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation - Uganda
    Closing Date: 30th May 2012

    - Deputy Country Director - South Sudan
    Closing Date: 30th May 2012

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Health Coordinator - Côte d'Ivoire
    Closing Date: 24 June 2012

    - Obstetrics and Gynaecology Program Manager - Liberia
    Closing Date: 17 June 2012

  • Action Contre la Faim Jobs

    - Capacity Building Program Manager - Somalia
    Closing Date: 29th May 2012

    - Food security and livelihoods program manager - Liberia
    Closing Date: 06 June 2012

  • ILRI Jobs

    - Executive Assistant to Director General - Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until Filled

    - Agricultural Economist - Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until Filled

    - Senior Social Scientist and Team Leader - Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until Filled

    - Post-Doctoral Scientist - Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until Filled

    - Financial & Systems Accountant - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31 May 2012

    - Development Manager - Kenya
    Closing Date: 30th June 2012

  • NGO Jobs in Africa

    - Agriculture and Food Security Company Consultancy Panel - Several Locations
    Closing Date: 22 June 2012

    Textile Development - Tanzania
    Closing Date: 30th May 2012

    - Research Consultancy - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May, 2012

    - Monitoring & Evaluation Officer - Kenya
    Closing Date: 30th May 2012

    - Research Associate - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

    - Senior Agronomist - Kenya and Uganda
    Closing Date: 30th May 2012

    - Mining & Metals - South Africa
    Closing Date: 30th May 2012

    - Extension Services Assistant - South Africa
    Closing Date: 8th June 2012

    - Regional Software Architect - Kenya
    Closing Date: 8th June 2012

    - Academic Writers - Kenya
    Closing Date: 8th June 2012

    - Country Manager - Kenya
    Closing Date: 1st June 2012

    - Programme Officer - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May, 2012

    - Road Construction Company - Kenya
    Closing Date: 1st June, 2012

    - Senior Agronomist - Kenya
    Closing Date: 30th May 2012

    - ICT Manager - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

    - Medical Representatives - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

    - Sales Representatives - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

    - Suppliers - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

  • Engineering Jobs

    - Graduate Engineers - Kenya
    Closing Date: 8th June, 2012

    - Technical Manager - Kenya
    Closing Date: 30th May 2012

    - Plant / Mechanical Technician - Kenya
    Closing Date: 8th June 2012

    - Factory Senior Mechanic - Kenya
    Closing Date: 8th June 2012

  • Accounting Jobs

    - Finance & Administrative Officer - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

    - Financial Accountant - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

    - Internal Auditor - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

  • Hotel Jobs

    - Hotel in Western - Kenya
    Closing Date: 4th June, 2012

    - Restaurant Manager - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

    - Chef - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

  • Management Jobs

    - Factory Manager - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

    - Business Development Manager - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

    - SME Business Advisor - Kenya
    Closing Date: 31st May 2012

    - Managing Director - Kenya
    Closing Date: 5th June, 2012

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