Advance Africa Newsletter

December 2006 Part III

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.

December 19 2006, ISSUE #018.

A. Scholarships & Grants

1. OFID's Scholarship Award 2007

The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) is pleased to announce its Scholarship Award to support undergraduate students from developing countries in pursuit of higher education.
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2. LLM in Human Rights Law Scholarships (University of Ulster, Ireland - 2007-2008)

There are a small number of scholarships available for exceptional candidates and international students are strongly encouraged to apply.
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3. Morris Animal Foundation Scholarships

This program gives veterinary student an opportunity students an opportunity to become involved in veterinary research targeted at enhancing the health and welfare of companion animals and wildlife and wildlife or special species.
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4. ISM Scholarship Programme - Tanzania

The scholarship is aimed at students in selected Government Secondary Schools in the Kilimanjaro and Arusha regions.
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5. International Student Graduate Scholarships at Georgia College

To be considered for the IGA, applicants must have on file a completed application for admission and completed IGA application by the stated deadline.
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6. The Google 2007 Anita Borg Scholarship - US

As part of Google's ongoing commitment to furthering Anita's vision, we are pleased to announce the 2007 Google Anita Borg Scholarship, through which we hope to encourage women to excel in computing and technology and become active role models and leaders.
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7. Master Scholarships from The Department of Economics at the University of Essex

The Department of Economics at the University of Essex is pleased to announce that four scholarships, each worth £5,000, will be awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled for an MSc programme in the Department of Economics for the academic year 2007-2008.
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8. MSc by Research

Abbey Corrugated and Cranfield University are undertaking this collaborative research project following the success of a previous MSc research project, which involved the development of a Full Pallet System for the sheet feeding industry.
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9. Davis scholarships at Graduate Institute for International Studies - Geneva, Switzerland

Two of these grants (Kathryn Davis Grant and Shelby Cullom Davis Grant) are intended for students of any nationality having completed a course of studies in an American university, two other grants (Davis Grants) are intended for two Muslim students.
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10. PhD Studentship in Oral Health Research

Applications are invited for a mathematically minded individual to undertake research leading to a PhD in the area of Statistical Methods in Longitudinal Studies Applied to Oral Health Research under the supervision of Dr. Nora Donaldson and Professor Tim Newton.
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11. PhD Student Position in Ultra Wideband Communication

The student will participate in developing new transmission techniques for high speed short range UWB communication systems.
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12. PhD Studentship in Cellular Immunology of Parastic Infections

The project has strong international links and will be carrying out population studies in Indonesia, Gabon and Ghana.
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13. PhD Studentships at Institute of Advanced Telecommunications

IAT is currently seeking a number of ambitious overseas PhD students to perform research in these areas. Candidates should have, or be about to receive, an honours degree (at least II.1 or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, or a related discipline.
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14. PhD at the Child and Family Research Centre - National University of Ireland

The Child and Family Research Centre is pleased to offer four postgraduate Fellowships to support Ph.D. level research as part of the work of the centre.
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15. PhD Studentship in Novel Microscopy Techniques

Applicants should have a first class degree (or equivalent) in biophysics, physics, optical engineering or other relevant disciplines, excellent communication skills and a desire to work in a multidisciplinary research team involving physicists and biologists.
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16. PhD Studentships in Advance Telecommunications - University of Wales

IAT is currently seeking a number of ambitious overseas PhD students to perform research in these areas.
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17. PhD Studentship in Bioscience - University of the West of England

The Faculty of Applied Sciences in conjunction with industrial sponsors is offering a PhD Industrial Bursary Studentship open to UK/EU or International students in Biosciences.
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B. Upcoming deadlines

1. OFID's Scholarship Award 2007 Deadline - 22 December 2006.

2. Shariah Research Grant Deadline - 29 December 2006.

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

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

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

6. Institute for Humane Studies Scholarships Deadline: December 31

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

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

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

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

11. Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarships Deadline: Jan 1

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

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

14. AWS Foundation Scholarships Deadline: Jan 4

15.Masters Course in Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management Scholarships (MESPOM)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

23. Mary Isabel Sibley Fellowship Deadline: January 15.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

34. Charles Pick Fellowship Deadline: January 31.

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

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

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

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

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

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

41. European Masters Program in Language and Communication Technologies Scholarship Application deadline: February 1

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

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

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

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

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

47. LLM in Human Rights Law Scholarships (University of Ulster, Ireland - 2007-2008) Deadline: 29th March 2007

48. Brooks World Poverty Institute Scholarships


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


C. Jobs/Internships

1. Postdoc Position at the Centre for Quantifiable Quality of Service in Communication Systems - NTNU, Norway

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