Advance Africa Newsletter

November 2006 Part I

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November 01 2006, ISSUE #011.



A. Scholarships & Grants

1. MPhil studentship

Applications are invited from students with backgrounds in the physical or biological sciences for this course which is delivered in collaboration between the Departments of Materials Science, Chemistry, Engineering and Physics, with contributions from the Judge Institute of Management Studies. Click here for details.

2. Joint European Master in Comparative Local Development Scholarships

A number of Joint European Master in Comparative Local Development Scholarships are offered to students from countries outside the European Union. Click here for details.

3. Erasmus Mundus Scholarships for European Master in Industrial Management

European Master in Industrial Management (IMIM) is one of the master courses selected by European Commission within the Erasmus Mundus Programme. Click here for details.

4. Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships

A number of Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships are granted by the Swedish Government and the Erasmus Mundus Consortium. Click here for details.

5. Sustainable Tropical Forestry Erasmus Mundus Masters Course Scholarships

This two-year Master's Course in Sustainable Tropical Forestry is a top-level programme aimed at preparing qualified graduates to deal with contemporary tropical forestry. Click here for details.

6. PRIO Student Scholarships 2007

The International Peace Research Institute, Oslo has three to five vacant student scholarships for master’s degree students who have completed their coursework and are in the process of writing theses. Click here for details.

7. Doctoral Scholarships for the New PhD Program in The Economics of Innovative Change

The Research Training Group offers several scholarships for doctoral students a background in economics and business administration. Click here for details.

8. Food & Nutritional Sciences Postgraduate Opportunity

The objective of this project is to study the mobility and perception of fat and fat mimetics during mastication. Click here for details.



9. M.Sc. Research Studentship - Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

The successful applicant will be working within a well-established research group at GMIT, the Commercial Fisheries Research Group, and also working closely with two other related projects on flatfish nursery grounds. Click here for details.

10. Postgraduate Research student

It is essential that applicants display an ability to work with other people and industrial partners, sharing a variety of tasks as required, and contributing to meetings at a range of European locations. Click here for details.

11. MSc/MEng Research Studentship

Researcher required for state of the art research into corrosion protection in collaboration with engineering world leaders Thermo King and APW Galway. Click here for details.

12. M.Sc by research Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

The main aim of these projects combined is to attain waste heat energy from the natural decomposition of agricultural and municipal garden waste. Click here for details.

13. PhD Research Studentship in e-Business/Web Service Application Development

A graduate is sought to work on a Web/Mobile services research project to develop a MPP-Specific Service Oriented Architecture. Click here for details.

14. Funded PhD Studentships - Ireland

To strengthen its research in Software Product Line Engineering Lero is seeking productive and committed postgraduate researchers with an interest in exploring Information/Software Visualisation. Click here for details.

15. Six International Bursaries - Aston University UK

Applicants are invited from international, non-EU students for Research Scholarships to undertake full-time research leading to a PhD in the School of Life and Health Sciences. Click here for details.

16. PhD Scholarship in Computer Music

Applications are invited for a three-year PhD scholarship in the Interdisciplinary Centre for Computer Music Research, in the Faculty of Technology at the University of Plymouth, commencing on 01 January 2007 or soon thereafter. Click here for details.



B. Upcoming deadlines

1. Amelia Earhart Fellowship Program - Closing date 15/11/2006

2. Chevening Scholarships - Applications & Closing date - November.

3. AAUW International Fellowships - Submission Deadline - Dec 1.

4. Bat Conservation International Scholarships - Application Deadline - Dec 1.

5. Shariah Research Grant - Deadline - 29 December 2006.

6. Shariah Scholarship Award - Deadline - 30 November 2006.

7. Film and Fiction Scholarships - Application Deadline - Dec 31.



C. MBA Scholarships

1. MBA Scholarships - Belgium - 31 March

2. IMD MBA Scholarships - Switzerland

3. Nyenrode Scholarship Initiative, MSc and MBA Scholarships - Deadline: N/A



D. Jobs/Internships

1. International Summer Internships 2007 in Immunobiology Closing date : 15 January 2007

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