Advance Africa Newsletter

November 2006 Part IV

A free e-zine bringing you inspirational articles, great tips on studying abroad as well as jobs and scholarships alerts.

Serving Africans around the world.

November 22 2006, ISSUE #014.

Reuben Kyama - My Experience With the Erasmus Mundus Masters Journalism

Successful applicants to KAAD will get a scholarship for a PhD course in any African Country or Germany. Or a Master's Scholarship for studies in Kenya, Ghana, Zimbabwe and Germany. Click here for details.

Huygens enables you to complete your undergraduate or masters in Netherlands on a fully funded scholarship. Click here for details.

A. Scholarships & Grants

1. International Baccalaureate Scholarship, University of Birmingham

Two scholarships worth £3,000 per annum (for up to three years of study) will be offered to two students of any nationality who holds an International Baccalaureate Diploma. Click here for details.

2. International Undergraduate Scholarships, University of Birmingham

The University is pleased to announce that it will be offering the following undergraduate scholarships for students commencing their studies at the University of Birmingham in 2007. Click here for details.

3. Fondation Rainbow Bridge Scholarship

The Fondation Rainbow Bridge Scholarship was established to enable young women recipients to enrich their academic background by obtaining an HEC MBA. Women applying must come from an Asian or African country. Two awards of $20,000 are given each year. Click here for details. 4. HEC - EGIDE / EIFFEL Scholarships (Hautes Études Commerciales)

The Eiffel Scholarship is designed to bolster international recruiting by French schools of higher education, at a time when competition to attract top foreign students is growing among developed countries. Click here for details.

5. HEC - Forté Foundation Scholarships

As part of our partnership with the Forté Foundation, the HEC MBA Program will offer exceptional women four significant scholarships per graduating class. Click here for details.

6. HEC MBA Scholarships for Excellence

The award is our way of attracting the best students and helping them achieve their personal and professional goals. Click here for details.

7. PhD Studentship - Nottingham University Business School

A research post and a PhD studentship are being offered in the Operations Management Division at Nottingham University Business School for a successful research programme supported by the Ford Motor Company and Nottingham's Innovative Manufacturing Research Centre. Click here for details.

8. PhD Studentship in Molecular Biology

Applications are invited for a 3-year PhD studentship to study the role of mobile genetic elements in the spread of virulence factors within bacterial populations. Click here for details.

9. PhD in Plant Physiology and Morphology - University of Antwerp

A PhD student position is available at the Plant Physiology and Morphology research group, University of Antwerp, to study the effect of ACC on root development. Click here for details.

10. PhD Studentship in Applied Mathematics

The suitable person should hold a first or upper second class Honours degree or a Masters Degree or equivalent in a relevant subject. Click here for details.

11. Research Studentship - University of Leicester

Applications are invited for this Research Studentship. Applicants should have a good honours degree, or internationally recognised equivalent, in engineering or mathematics. Click here for details.

12. Olive W Garvey Fellowship

The submission deadline is May 1, 2007. 2007 Garvey Fellowships will be awarded for the best essay. Click here for details.

13. PhD Bursary-UWE

Applicants should hold a first or upper second class Honours degree or a Masters Degree or equivalent in a relevant subject. Click here for details.

14. HEC - Leopold Senghor Scholarships

Individuals wishing to apply for the Leopold Senghor Scholarship must write two essays and prove need for financial assistance. Click here for details.

15. Postgraduate Research Project - University of Sussex

Applications are invited for a Postgraduate Research Project at University of Sussex under the supervision of Dr Daniel Osorio. Click here for details.

B. Upcoming deadlines

1. Chevening Scholarships Applications & Closing date - November.

2. Shariah Scholarship Award Deadline - 30 November 2006.

3. AAUW International Fellowships Submission Deadline - Dec 1.

4. Echoing Green Fellowship Program Deadline: December 1

5. PhD Position in Entrepreneurship Research Deadline: December 1, 2006

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

7. NOHA Joint European Masters in International Humanitarian Action Scholarships Deadline - Dec 15.

8. European Master in Vision and Robotics Scholarships Deadline: December 15

9. Joint European Master in Comparative Local Development Scholarships Deadline: December 15

10. African Graduate Fellowship, American University in Cairo Deadline: December 15

11. Shariah Research Grant Deadline - 29 December 2006.

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

13. MSc European Forestry Scholarships (MSc EF Deadline - Dec 31.

14. Sauve Scholars, McGill University, Montreal Canada. Deadline: December 31

15. Institute for Humane Studies Scholarships Deadline: December 31

16. M.A. Economics of International Trade and European Integration Scholarship Deadline for applications: 31 December

17. European Master in Lifelong Learning: Policy and Management Scholarships Deadline for applications: 31 December

18. International Foundation for Science (IFS) Grants Deadline: 30 June and 31 December

19. Coral Reef Conservation Project (CRCP) Deadline: Jan 2

20. Masters in Security and Mobile Computing Scholarships Deadline: Jan 3

21. AWS Foundation Scholarships Deadline: Jan 4

22. MA in Human Rights Practice Scholarships Deadline: 10th January

23. Masters in Special Education Needs Scholarships Deadline: 10th January

24. The Guest Scholarship Programme (Sweden 2007-2008 Apply between 1 November 2006 – 15 January 2007.

25. Eiffel Scholarships - (Masters and PhD) France Application deadline is mid January every year.

26. Roothbert Fund scholarships The fund's renewal application deadline: February 1

27. Andrew W. Mellon Foundation/ACLS Early Career Fellowships

C. Jobs/Internships

1. Agronomist Food Security Expert - Ethiopia Closing date : November 23rd, 2006

2. Economist with experience in public expenditure management and food security Closing date : November 23rd, 2006

3. Program Assistant - FilmAid International Closing date: 29 Nov 2006

4. Operations Officer - IFC Closing date: 30 Nov 2006

5. Policy Research Officer, Africa Closing date : 01 Dec 2006

6. Programme Manager - Community Services Closing date : 03 Dec 2006

7. Planning/Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist Closing date : 15 Dec 2006

8. Local Avian Influenza Laboratory Specialist Closing Date: 25 Dec 2006

9. Local Avian Influenza Surveillance Officer Closing Date: 25 Dec 2006

10. Child Protection Project Manager Closing Date: 26 Dec 2006

11. Reproductive Health Manager

12. Logistician - Congo

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