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October 19th 2009, ISSUE #109.

October 2009 Part 1

"A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success. "

- Elbert Hubbard.

***How to Get Your Scholarship in 2010!


A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • Masters of Medicine Scholarships

  • Call for Fellowships for Young Africans

  • LLM/MSc Scholarships in UK

  • Pan-African Prizes

  • Google Scholarships for Africa

  • M.Sc in International Health Policy & Management Scholarships

  • MSc in Rural Development Scholarships

  • University of Southern Queensland Faculty of Education Scholarship

  • Acumen Fund Fellows Program

  • University of Technology Sydney Engineering Masters Scholarships

  • Humane Studies Fellowship

  • Oak-Fellowship

  • Postgraduate Training Fellowships for Women Scientists

  • Reach Oxford Scholarships

  • SABI Postdoctoral Fellowships

  • PPGF Fellowship Programme

  • ICT Fellowships

  • TWAS-CNPq Postgraduate Fellowship Programme

  • PhD Scholarships in Democratic Theory & Practice

  • Scholarships for Peace-keeping & Peace-building Training Programs

  • O’Brien Fellowships for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism

  • Post-Doctorial Residential Research & Teaching Fellowship

  • The Ford Motor Company International Fellowship

  • The Cadbury Fellowship

  • TWAS-USM Postgraduate Fellowship Programme

  • Masters Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine

  • MA & PhD Scholarships for Sub-Saharan African Countries

  • Visiting International Fellowships

  • Wildlife Conservation Society Research Fellowship Program

  • EFI Enrico Fermi and Robert F. McCormick Research Fellowships

  • African Humanities Fellowship Program

  • Scholarships to Developing Commonwealth Countries

  • UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi (Japan) Co-Sponsored Research Fellowships Programme

  • Richard J. Van Loon Scholarship

  • African Humanities Fellowship Program

  • Social Work Scholarship

  • The National Convention Bursary Scheme

  • UCT-CSIR's Meraka Institute Scholarships

  • The Open Window Performance Bursaries

  • Bursaries for Sierra Leone Women in Education Program

  • Young Engineers Bursary Programme

  • Junior Professional Fellows

  • Youth Leadership Conference Scholarships

  • PhD Scholarships in Economics and Policy Studies

  • Scholarships for Developing Countries in Italy

  • IEDC Executive MBA Scholarships

  • Harvard Fellowships in Sustainability Science

  • Scholarships for International Students at University of Sydney

  • Scholarships for Students from Developing Countries at University of Westminster

  • Excellence Scholarships for International Students at University of Bern

  • APLP Fellowships for International Students

  • CCSTDS Research Fellowships in Science and Engineering

  • Marie Curie International Incoming Fellowship

  • KUT PhD Scholarships in Engineering for International Students

  • University Council Sports Scholarship for in University of the Witwatersrand

  • African Students Scholarships Brandeis University, USA

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Political Thought

  • ERSA Master and Doctoral Scholarships

  • Ford Foundation International Fellowships Program

  • LLM/MSc Scholarships Edinburgh Law School-UK

  • Visiting Scholarship for PhD Student/ Postdoctoral Researcher

  • VLIR-UOS Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • UNU-IAS Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme

  • Global UGRAD Scholarship

  • O’Brien Fellowships for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism

  • Scholarships for Peace-keeping & Peace-building Training Programs

  • Funza Lushaka Bursary

  • Hedley Bull Scholarship

  • Google Lime Scholarships

  • The Gita Wirjawan MSc Scholarship

  • The European Molecular Biology Organization

  • Centre for Carbon Capture and Storage Bursaries

  • Fully-Funded International Research Scholarships - University of Leeds, UK.

  • Macquarie University International Scholarship

  • International Affairs Endowed Scholarships

  • Medical Scholarships for Women

  • World Council of Churches Scholarships

  • Ireland International Scholarship Programme

  • Huygens Undergraduate and Postgraduate Scholarships

  • VLIR Scholarships in Belgium

  • Africa Women Scholarships

  • Islamic Development Bank Scholarships


    B: Awards & Competitions

  • PhD and Postdoctoral Awards for Women in Science 2010

  • The Commonwealth Broadcasting Association Awards

  • The Penguin Prize for African Writing

  • The Nova Short Story Competition

  • The Robert N Mshana Memorial Award

  • George Pepler International Award

  • Tokyo Anime Award Competition

  • The Conservation Leadership Programme Awards

  • Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water

  • The Harriet Tubman Award

  • The Frederick Douglass Award

  • Innovative Project Competition

  • The United Nations Public Service Awards

  • The Economic Research Forum Call for Proposals

  • AMCOW AfricaSan Awards

  • John Caples International Awards

  • The Gold Quill Awards

  • PhD and Postdoctoral Awards for Women in Science

  • The GSMA Global Mobile Awards

  • The Global Development Awards and Medals Competition

  • Africa Photographic Awards

  • UNESCO/ANSTI Awards for attending Conferences and Workshops


    C: Other Grants for African Countries $ NGOs

  • Alexander Goetz Instrument Support Program

  • Undergraduate Ecological Project Support

  • The Universität Bern Excellence Grants for Master’s programme

  • Journals Grants for International Authors

  • GSDI Association Small Grants Program

  • The Ginetta Sagan Fund for Women Working for Human Rights

  • EC Grant for Protection of Human Rights and Prevention of Torture

  • Commonwealth Foundation’s Civil Society Responsive Grants

  • Trust Fund on Indigenous Issues

  • The University of Notre Dame Grants

  • Food Security Call for Proposals from the EC

  • The National Endowment for Democracy Grants

  • Be The Change Grants

  • DAAD Research Grants


    D: Jobs & Internships

  • Project Manager Vi Agroforestry

  • Microsoft Technical Specialist

  • UNEP Programme Assistant

  • Human Resources and Support Operations Manager

  • Livestock and Agricultural Development Specialists

  • The Chief Elections Officer

  • The Chief Elections Officer

  • District Magistrate II (PROF)

  • NBD Regional Manager

  • Program Monitoring & Evaluation Officer

  • Changemakers’ Competition for NGOs

  • Project Director - Male Circumcision Consortium

  • Facilities Planning and Management Specialist

  • The Education Project Manager

  • WFD Programme Manager, Kenya

  • Governance Orientation Guide Consultant for West Africa

  • Head Physician Gynaecological Hospital

  • Medical Interns Agakhan University

  • Grants Manager DAI-USAID/Kenya

  • Oxfam Regional Programme Funding Advisor

  • ICT Helpdesk Administrator ILRI

  • Disaster Preparedness Manager

  • Expression of Interest Management Information Systems Audit

  • General Manager Finance

  • Assistant eLearning Programme Manager – IT

  • Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer

  • Senior Accountant

  • Fire Services Manager

  • Internal Auditor

  • Group Product Manager for Group Lending

  • WCC Youth Internship Programme


    E: Tenders & Expression of Interest

  • Invitation to Tender By The Ministry of Labour

  • Tender Notice By Jamii Sacco Society

  • Scholarship 2016/17

    Undergraduate Scholarships,
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.