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November 18th 2009, ISSUE #111.

November 2009 Part 1

"Hard work certainly goes a long way. These days a lot of people work hard, so you have to make sure you work even harder and really dedicate yourself to what you are doing and setting out to achieve."

- Lakshmi Mittal

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A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • International Masters Programme in Environmental Studies and Sustainability Science

  • $30,000 Canadian Scholarships

  • African Graduate Fellowship for African Nationals

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

  • Full Undergraduate Scholarships for African Students

  • African Women Public Service Fellowship

  • Doctoral Scholarships in Economics

  • $22,000 Graduate & $14,000 Undergraduate Scholarships in US

  • World Council of Churches Scholarships

  • Apply for $10,000 to support Filmmaking/Creative Writing

  • $12,000 for Undergraduate or Graduate study Abroad or in US

  • Women Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • European Master of Science International Health Degree Programme

  • Oak International Human Rights Fellowship

  • Africa Women Scholarships & Grants

  • $10,000 Pan-African Awards in Education

  • INSEAD-Syngenta MBA Scholarships for Developing Country Leaders

  • Master Degree Scholarships in Netherlands

  • Masters Scholarships for Non-EU/EEA Students at University of Twente

  • ICE WaRM Masters Scholarship Programme

  • MSc in Nutritional Sciences Scholarship

  • MSc in Plant Sciences Scholarship

  • Israel Association Of University Women Scholarships

  • Google Africa Scholarships

  • UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi Fellowships

  • Junior Professional Fellows

  • UNESCO Scholarship for Research in ICT

  • Summer International Fellowship Program

  • The New Zealand International Doctoral Research Scholarships

  • Associated Board International Scholarships

  • Scottish International Scholarship Programme

  • Kulika Scholarship Programme

  • Master of Fine Arts in New Media Scholarships

  • Georgia Rotary Student Program, USA

  • Swiss Government Scholarships

  • Erasmus Mundus MA Audiovisual Translation Scholarships

  • University of Newcastle International Postgraduate Research Scholarships, Australia

  • John Bicknell Research Scholarship, Australia

  • University of Edinburgh International Master's Scholarships

  • International Postgraduate Research Scholarships, Australia

  • Masters in Security and Mobile Computing Scholarships

  • Master PhoenixEM Dynamics of Health and Welfare Scholarships

  • Chinese Government Scholarships

  • European Masters in Informatics Scholarships

  • Newby Trust

  • The Hodgkin Scholarship

  • International Dissertation Research Fellowships

  • Erasmus Mundus Masters in Journalism and Media Scholarships

  • PhD Research Scholarhips - Switzerland

  • PhD Scholarship - development of textural anisotropy

  • Chinese Government Scholarships

  • European Masters in Informatics Scholarships

  • AAUW International Fellowships

  • Roothbert Fund Scholarships

  • National Water Research Institute Fellowships - USA

  • Charles Pick Fellowship

  • Barakat Trust and Bakarat Foundation Scholarships

  • European Master in Lifelong Learning: Policy and Management Scholarships

  • New Zealand Development Scholarships

  • M.A. Economics of International Trade and European Integration Scholarship

  • MA in European Public Health Scholarships

  • Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Scholarship Program

  • Catherine B Reynolds Foundation Fellowship

  • Charlotte Conservation Fellowships

  • International Graduate Student Fellowship Program

  • Sheikh Kamal Adham Fellowship


    B: Awards & Competitions

  • International Leader of Tomorrow Award

  • Carbon 14 Environment Award

  • Right Livelihood Award

  • Cash Prizes for Innovative Solutions

  • STARS Impact Awards for NGOs

  • International Prize for Water

  • Jonathan Mann Award for Global Health and Human Rights

  • King Baudouin International Development Prize

  • Award for Best Practices in Sustainable Development of Human Settlements

  • International Engagement Awards - The Wellcome Trust

  • SEVEN Fund Essay Competition

  • The Morality of Profit Awards

  • ThinkSocial Awards

  • King Baudouin International Development Prize

  • Global Health Essay Contest

  • CGIAR Science Awards

  • William Wilberforce Award from Free the Slaves

  • Skoll Awards for Social Entrepreneurship - Skoll Foundation

  • ARRL International Humanitarian Award

  • The United Nations Public Service Awards

  • Zayed International Prize for the Environment

  • Awards Creative Women and Women’s Groups


    C: Other Grants for African Countries $ NGOs

  • Funded Postgraduate Opportunities

  • Graduate Women In Science Grants

  • Andrzejewski Memorial Fund

  • Emergency Small Grants Programme - UK

  • The Rex Collings Memorial Fund

  • The Youth Entrepreneurship Funding Announcement

  • Grants For Health Development in Developing Countries

  • LEVE’s Call for Proposals for Seed Funding

  • US Funding for Strengthening Women’s Organizations

  • EuropeAid Grant to NGOs for Women’s Rights and Gender Equality Projects

  • Grants for Peace Building

  • Indigenous Women's Fund

  • Consultative Status for NGOs at UN’s ECOSOC

  • Good Health for All Grants

  • Grants for NGOs for Advocacy and Strengthening of Health Systems and Policies

  • Global Economic Crisis Grants

  • Grant Competition for NGOs

  • $100,000 Grant for NGOs

  • FAO Call for Case-Study Proposals

  • Call for OVC's Grants

  • International Nonviolence Training Grants

  • Indigenous Women's Fund

  • Support to Global Civil Society Campaigns

  • Uk International Health Funding Scheme

  • Wallace Global Fund Grants

  • Grants for NGOs on Democratization and Human Rights

  • Hammett Grant for Human Rights Activists

  • EC Call for Proposals on Migration

  • The University of Notre Dame Grants


    D: Jobs & Internships

  • Regional Finance Coordinator AFSC

  • Research Internships scheme KEMRI

  • Project Administrator

  • Engineering Firm Career Opportunities

  • Economic Growth and Trade Advisor

  • Company Secretary

  • Howard Humphreys Career Opportunities

  • Deputy Executive Director KHRC

  • Programme Coordinator KENFAP

  • Concord Insurance Company Career Opportunities

  • X-Ray Technician

  • Processing Plant Career opportunities

  • HIV Prevention Officer

  • Governance Officer

  • Huawei Technologies Kenya Career Opportunities

  • Ministry of Housing Kenya Job Opportunities

  • Research Medical Doctor

  • Ministry of Housing Kenya Job Opportunities

  • Procurement Manager Access Kenya Group

  • World Council of Churches Youth Internships

  • Pharmaceutical Technologist

  • Kemri-Wellcome Trust

  • Tours and Travel Consultant

  • Project Director, APHIA II Eastern

  • Promoter Smart Solar

  • OSIEA Deputy Director

  • IPS Senior Internal Auditor

  • Ultra Kenya Graphic Designer

  • Legal Affairs Manager

  • Three Green Apples Consulting Marketing Manager

  • ASARECA Gender Expert

  • Chief Executive Officer Uganda Insurers Association (UIA)

  • Finance and Administration Manager

  • Staff Assistant, Public Information Unit

  • Field Co-ordinator

  • Leonard Cheshire Disability Job Vacancies

  • General Manager Harvey Nash

  • National Museums of Kenya Job Vacancies in Kenya

  • Information Systems Auditor and Radiographer

  • Request for Consultancy

  • Maseno University Administration and Finance jobs

  • Chief Executive Officer Mumias outgrowers Company Limited

  • Specialist Commentators Wanted

  • Head of Underwriting and Head of Business Development & Marketing

  • Head of Finance Nairobi Stock Exchange

  • United States International University Job Opportunities

  • Senior management positions in the energy sector

  • Horn of Africa Emergency Capacity Building Project II Coordinator

  • Real People Kenya Job Advertisement

  • Northern RangelandS Trust (NRT) Job Vacancies

  • The Electoral Justice Principles Programme Manager

  • Assistant Supply Officer

  • Assistant Resettlement Officer

  • Short Term Consultancy Services


    E: Tenders & Expression of Interest

  • Invitation to Bid

  • World Bank - Kenya Request for Expression of Interest (EOI)

  • Scholarship 2016/17

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