Advance Africa Newsletter

December 2006 Part II

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

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December 14 2006, ISSUE #017.

A. Scholarships & Grants

1. Journalism and Mass Communication Scholarships

The Francis Peter Kasoma Journalism and Mass Communication Scholarships invites applicants for this programme. This category is restricted to Journalism and Mass Communication Institutions.
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2. Flemish Government fellowships - Belgium

Applications for these fellowships should be made before 1st December for the following October through the appropriate authorities of the applicant own.
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3. Directorate General for Development Cooperation Scholarships

Each year, a number of Directorate General for Development Cooperation Scholarships are awarded exclusively in the DGCD partner countries. All candidates interested by a scholarship should send their application form directly to the Attaché for Development Cooperation or to the Embassy of Belgium in the partner country. Click here for details.

4. MSc Scholarships in Ecological Marine Management - Belgium

Several MSc Scholarships in Ecological Marine Management are available for study in Belgium. The Deadline for the Application is on February 1, 2007.
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5. MSc Scholarships in Animal Breeding and Genetics

The MSc Scholarships in Animal Breeding and Genetics course is open to well motivated students who have completed BSc or related fields and good knowledge in English.
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6. International Master in Management of Information Technology Scholarships

A number of International Master in Management of Information Technology Scholarships are available.
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7. European Masters Program in Language and Communication Technologies Scholarship

The European Masters Program in Language and Communication Technologies (LCT) is designed to meet the demands of industry and research in a rapidly growing area.
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8. VLIR Scholarships - Belgium

VLIR ScholarshipsEach year, a number of VLIR Scholarships are available to students of developing countries, giving high-potential students the opportunity to study in Belgium. Click here for details.

9. Vrije Universiteit Brussel Master Scholarships - Belgium

About 3 to 5 Vrije Universiteit Brussel Master Scholarships for advanced studies at Master or Master after Master level are given to students from developing countries every year. Click here for details.

10. Barcelona Management Institute MBA Scholarships

A limited number of merit-based partial tuition scholarships are available every year to help fund the MBA for outstanding individuals. Click here for details.

11. ICFO Post-doctoral Positions in Optics and Photonics - Barcelona

ICFO is currently offering post-doctoral contracts to well-qualified candidates who wish to enhance their scientific training conducting research in the areas listed here. Click here for details.

12. Health Psychology and Market Communication PhD Scholarships

The MAPP Centre at Aarhus School of Business invites applications for two PhD scholarships starting 1 February 2007 in the area Health Psychology and Market Communication. Employment is subject to the final grant from Research Council coming through. Click here for details.

13. PhD Studentship in Psychiatry - King’s College London

Applicants for each studentship should have, or expect to gain at least an upper second class honours degree in an appropriate subject. Click here for details.

14. PhD Research Scholarship in e-Business/Web Service Application

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.



B. Upcoming deadlines

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

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

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

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

5. Graduate Scholar Program Deadline: December 15

6. Shariah Research Grant Deadline - 29 December 2006.

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

8. MSc European Forestry Scholarships (MSc EF) Deadline - Dec 31.

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

10. Institute for Humane Studies Scholarships Deadline: December 31

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

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

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

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

15. Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarships Deadline: Jan 1

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

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

18. AWS Foundation Scholarships Deadline: Jan 4

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

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

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

22. Google Europe Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship 2007 Deadline: January 12.

23. African Women Public Service Fellowship Deadline: January 15.

24. Joint European Master in Space Science and Technology Scholarships Deadline: January 15.

25. Huygens Scholarship Programme, Netherlands Deadline: Jan 15 & Feb 01

26. Mary Isabel Sibley Fellowship Deadline: January 15.

27. Graduate Women In Science Grants and Fellowships Deadline: January 15.

28. PhD Studentships in Life Sciences - Germany Deadline: January 15.

29. Erasmus Mundus Masters in Journalism and Media Scholarships Deadline: January 20.

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

31.World Council of Churches Scholarships Programme Deadline: January 31.

32.P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund Deadline: January 31.

33.World Council of Churches Scholarships Programme Deadline: January 31.

34.Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships Deadline: January 31.

35. P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund Deadline: January 31.

36. Economics Management of Network Industries Scholarships Deadline: January 31.

37. Charles Pick Fellowship Deadline: January 31.

38. International Master's Scholarship at The Universität Bern - Switzerland Deadline: January 31.

39. Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships Deadline: January 31.

40. John Bicknell Research Scholarship, Australia Deadline: January/February

41. Erasmus Mundus Masters Course in Applied Ethics Scholarships Deadline: February 1

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

43. MSc Scholarships in Animal Breeding and Genetics The fund's renewal application deadline: February 1

44. Sustainable Tropical Forestry Erasmus Mundus Masters Course Scholarships Application deadline: February 1

45. Erasmus Mundus Masters Course in Applied Ethics Scholarships Application deadline: February 1

46. Vrije The Countess of Munster Musical Trust Awards Deadline: February 14

47. Vrije Universiteit Brussel Master Scholarships - Belgium Deadline: February 15

48. MA Scholarships at Durham University - UK Deadline: 9th March 2007

49. Tourism and Hospitality Scholarships - Australia Deadline: 26th March 2007

50. Brooks World Poverty Institute Scholarships


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


C. Jobs/Internships

1. Genesis Job & Internship Positions in South Africa

Scholarship 2016/17

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