Advance Africa Newsletter

January 2007 Part II

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.

January 10 2007, ISSUE #020.

A. Scholarships & Grants

1. Oxfam International Youth Partnerships

Young people of any nationality and any level of education are invited to make applications for sponsorships that will enable them develop their skills, knowledge and understanding and to talk and share with other young people. Applicants will also be sponsored to attend an event in October 2007 in Sydney, Australia. Click here for details.

2. Undergraduate and Postgraduate Scholarships for African Students - University of Nottingham

Tuition Fee Scholarships* are available for new students from Africa registering on Undergraduate or Taught Masters programmes at the University of Nottingham in September 2007. Click here for details.

3. Postgraduate Research Awards

Queen's University Belfast is a broadly based research-driven university with a dynamic world class research and education portfolio, and strong international connections. Click here for details.

4. Kingston University Postgraduate Scholarships

Applications are invited for Kingston University Postgraduate Scholarships so as to reach by May 31. The Scholarships are available for Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria. Click here for details.

5. Postgraduate Awards at Queens University Belfast

Awards will be made on a selective basis to areas of research priority in Schools, and will be available on a competitive basis to the best-qualified candidates. Click here for details.

6. Oxford University Law scholarships

Applications are invited for Oxford University Law scholarships to reach by 29th June. The Scholarships are available for both EU and non-EU students embarking on a one-year research degree. Click here for details.

7. Media scholarships to attend AIDS conference available

Journalists interested in HIV/AIDS can apply for a scholarship to attend the 3rd South African AIDS Conference. Click here for details.

8. The Society for Promoting the Training of Women

Applications are invited for this programme. It is open to women training for professional, commercial or technical work. Click here for details.

9. The Broadlands Home Trust - UK

The Broadlands Home Trust provides grants for young girls under the age of 22. Applications welcome from parents on behalf of daughters or from girls themselves. Click here for details.

10. The Winter Williams Studentship in Law

Applications are invited each year from those applying for admission to one of the Faculty's degree programmes and from graduate students already on course. Open to EU and non-EU students. Click here for details.

11. Elizabeth Nuffield Educational Trust Grants

Elizabeth Nuffield Educational Trust Grants are open to women between the ages of 21 and 50 who are Higher education students and ordinarily resident in the UK or have refugee status. Click here for details.

12. The Oxford Nigeria Scholarship in African Studies

The African Studies Centre, University of Oxford, is offering an Oxford Nigeria Scholarship in African Studies for the academic year 2006-7. Click here for details.

13. Oxford Research in the Scholarship and Humanities of Africa

The ORISHA Studentship is for postgraduate study of Africa in the Humanities and is normally available in the areas listed here. Click here for details.

14. DFID Shared Scholarship Scheme

The DFID Shared Scholarship Scheme awards are open to students from developing Commonwealth countries taking up places in October 2007 to study for a taught Master's degree in subjects related to the economic and social development of the student's home country. Click here for details.

15. PhD and MPhil Scholarships in Different Subjects - University of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham celebrates its international research activity with the awards listed here for entry in September 2007. Click here for details.

16. PhD Studentships at Cardiff Business School

A number of PhD Studentships are made available each year by Cardiff Business School to outstanding students of any nationality. Click here for details.

17. PhD Student Position at Chalmers University of Technology

This PhD student position is within a research project that deals with intelligent power down of idle circuits to eliminate or at least curb the escalating static power dissipation. Click here for details.

18. PhD Fellowships in Plant, Animal and Microbial Systems

The Graduate School offers a high-level PhD programme with research opportunities in cellular, molecular, developmental, physiological, neuro-and evolutionary genetics and genomics. Click here for details.



B. Upcoming deadlines

1. The Guest Scholarship Programme (Sweden 2007-2008) 1/11/2006 – 15/1/2007.

2. Google Europe Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship 2007 12/1/2007.

3. African Women Public Service Fellowship - USA 15/1/2007.

4. Joint European Master in Space Science and Technology Scholarships 15/1/2007.

5. Huygens Scholarship Programme, Netherlands 15/1/2007 & 01/2/2007

6. Mary Isabel Sibley Fellowship 15/1/2007.

7. Graduate Women In Science Grants and Fellowships 15/1/2007.

8. PhD Studentships in Life Sciences - Germany 15/1/2007

9. Erasmus Mundus Masters in Journalism and Media Scholarships 20/1/2007.

10. Youth Service America 24/1/2007

11. Eiffel Scholarships - (Masters and PhD) France
mid January every year.

12.World Council of Churches Scholarships Programme 31/1/2007.

13.P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund 31/1/2007.

14. Masters and PhD Scholarships at Graduate Institute of International Studies - Switzerland 31/1/2007

15. Media scholarships to attend AIDS conference available 31/1/2007

16. Studentships for MPhil and PhD Studies at The University of Hong Kong 31/1/2007

17.World Council of Churches Scholarships Programme 31/1/2007.

18.Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships - USA/Canada 31/1/2007

19. Economics Management of Network Industries Scholarships 31/1/2007

20. Charles Pick Fellowship 31/1/2007

21. International Master's Scholarship at The Universität Bern - Switzerland 31/1/2007

22. Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships 31/1/2007

23. PhD Student Position at Chalmers University of Technology 31/1/2007

24. John Bicknell Research Scholarship, Australia January/February

25. Erasmus Mundus Masters Course in Applied Ethics Scholarships 01/02/2007

26. Roothbert Fund scholarships 01/02/2007

27. Sustainable Tropical Forestry Erasmus Mundus Masters Course Scholarships 01/02/2007

28. European Masters Program in Language and Communication Technologies Scholarship 01/02/2007

29. Erasmus Mundus Masters Course in Applied Ethics Scholarships - UK 01/02/2007

30. PhD Studentships at Cardiff Business School 02/02/2007

31. Vrije The Countess of Munster Musical Trust Awards - UK 14/2/2007

32. Postgraduate Awards at Queens University Belfast 14/2/2007

33. Postgraduate Research Awards 14/2/2007

34. Vrije Universiteit Brussel Master Scholarships - Belgium 15/2/2007

35. 6 Joint Chevening Scholarships 23/2/2007

36. 6 Oxford Research in the Scholarship and Humanities of Africa 25/2/2007

37. AACC International Scholarships 01/3/2007

38. 54 International Office Scholarships 6/3/2007

39. MA Scholarships at Durham University - UK 9/3/2007

40. PhD and MPhil Scholarships in Different Subjects - University of Nottingham 13/3/2007

41. DFID Shared Scholarship Scheme 16/3/2007

42. The Oxford Nigeria Scholarship in African Studies 16/3/2007

43. Tourism and Hospitality Scholarships - Australia 26/3/2007

44. LLM in Human Rights Law Scholarships (University of Ulster, Ireland - 2007-2008) 29/3/2007

45. International Masters Scholarships at The University of Edinburgh - UK 02/4/2007


46. PhD Fellowships in Plant, Animal and Microbial Systems 20/4/2007


47. Environmental Management MBA Scholarships 30/4/2007


48. Dorothy Hodgkin Postgraduate Awards - University of Liverpool 25/5/2007


49. Kingston University Postgraduate Scholarships 31/5/2007


50. MSc in Electrical and Electronic Engineering - UK 25/5/2007

51. The Winter Williams Studentship in Law 29/6/2007

52. Oxford University Law scholarships 29/6/2007

53. Kenya Undergraduate Scholarships - UK 30/6/2007

54. Wildlife Conservation Society Grants - UK 1/7/2007

55. 2 International Office Scholarships 6/7/2007

56. Guaranteed Scholarships in Finance 12/10/2007


57. Oxfam International Youth Partnerships


58. Brooks World Poverty Institute Scholarships - UK


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




C. Jobs and Internships

1. Human Resources Manager

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