Advance Africa Newsletter

January 2007 Part V

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 30 2007, ISSUE #023.

1. Bursaries for Overseas Undergraduate Students - University of Southampton

A bursary of £3000 each year will be offered to all overseas students (from outside the EU/ UK) who meet, in full, the conditions of their undergraduate academic offer. Click here for details.

2. Bursaries for Overseas Foundation Year Students - University of Southampton

A bursary of £2000 will be offered to all overseas students (from outside the EU/ UK) who meet, in full, the conditions of their academic offer and enrol on the Foundation Year in Science (F108). Click here for details.

3. ENS Lyon Master Program International Scholarships

The ENS Lyon Master Program International Scholarships offers outstanding international students the chance to receive a 1,000 euro per month scholarship. Click here for details.

4. Netherlands Fellowship Programme

The Netherlands Fellowship Programme NFP is intended to deepen and broaden knowledge and professional skills of mid-career people to enable them to make a better contribution to the development of their organisations and their countries. Click here for details.

5. MSc in Computation Informatics Scholarships - UK

The programme addresses an increasing demand from industry and academia for professionals with interdisciplinary knowledge and skills in information management and systems. Click here for details.

6. Masters in Computational Mathematics Scholarships - University of Waterloo

The Faculty of Mathematics of the University of Waterloo announces a new one-year Master’s program in Computational Mathematics. Click here for details.

7. Newcastle University International Postgraduate Scholarships

Newcastle University is delighted to announce over 100 new Newcastle University International Postgraduate Scholarships (NUIPS) awards. Click here for details.

8. Research MPhil Studentship at University of Greenwich - UK

The aim of the project is to establish and further expand the knowledge base relating to the application of flavour and other value enhancing powder coatings onto food products. Click here for details.

9. MSc Fellowships at UNESCO - IHE Delft

MSc Fellowships at UNESCO-IHE Delft cover the 18-month Master of Science (MSc) programmes that start every year in October. Click here for details.

10. Economics and MSc Money Banking and Finance Scholarships

Economics and MSc Money Banking and Finance Scholarships; University of Birmingham, UK offers a number of Economics and MSc Money Banking and Finance Scholarships. Click here for details.

11. Westfield Trust And Queen Mary MA Bursaries

The School of Modern Languages is pleased to announce 3 College Bursaries, that will cover tuition fees at the home rate to be awarded by the summer of 2007. Click here for details.

12. MPhil and PhD Research Studentship - University college London

Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering, University College London wishes to recruit a research student to the Photonics Group to work on THz bandwidth photodiodes. Click here for details.

13. MSc Scholarships at Newcastle University - UK

Applications are invited for MSc Scholarships at Newcastle University - UK. For every MSc student who has no other funding, he/she is offered a School Taught Scholarship. Click here for details.

14. Oort Scholarships for Master Students - Netherlands

Leiden Observatory announces the availability of Oort Scholarships for Master students from non-EU countries. The scholarship amounts to 10.000 euros per year plus tuition fees. Click here for details.

15. MSc and MRes Studentships

Fully-funded studentships of £12,300 per year and tuition fees of £3,168 (Total value of studentship is £15,468) are available at University of Wales. These could cover tuition fees for International students and make a contribution towards students' living expenses. Click here for details.

16. PhD Scholarship in Structural Fire Engineering - University of Canterbury

The Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Canterbury is offering a PhD scholarship in Structural Fire Engineering, as part of the Future Building System research project. Click here for details.

17. PhD Scholarhip in Growth Dynamics and Management of Braided Alluvial River Deltas in New Zealand

The University of Canterbury, through the Natural Resources Engineering group in the Department of Civil Engineering are looking for an enthusiastic research student to develop an understanding of the growth, dynamics and management of braided alluvial river deltas. Click here for details.

18. PhD Scholarhip in Benchmarking the Resilience of Organisations

The Resilient Organisations Research Programme is offering a Ph.D. scholarship to an outstanding student wanting to research strategies for evaluating and benchmarking the resilience of organisations. Click here for details.

19. PhD Studentship in Chemical Engineering at University of Western Ontario - Canada

A PhD Studentship is available at the University of Western Ontario (UWO) to carry out research in the area of fuel-ethanol production from lignocellulosic materials. Click here for details.

20. PhD Opportunities in the School of Chemistry - University of Southampton

Studentships are available or applicants of any nationality in Design of Molecular Sieve Catalysts for the Ammoximation of Cyclic Ketones. Click here for details.



B. Upcoming deadlines

  • Josephine de Karman Fellowship Trust 31/1/2007

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

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

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

  • Media scholarships to attend AIDS conference available 31/1/2007

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

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

  • Economics Management of Network Industries Scholarships 31/1/2007

  • Charles Pick Fellowship 31/1/2007

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

  • Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships - Europe 31/1/2007

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

  • Masters Scholarships in Optics 31/1/2007

  • Oxfam International Youth Partnerships 31/1/2007


  • John Bicknell Research Scholarship, Australia January/February

  • MSc in Environmental Sanitation Scholarships - Ghent University Belgium 01/02/2007

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

  • Beekeeping for Poverty Alleviation Training Grants - Ghent University 1/2/2007

  • Roothbert Fund scholarships 01/02/2007

  • Dissertation and Young Investigator Grants 1/2/2007

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

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

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

  • PhD Studentships at Cardiff Business School 02/02/2007

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

  • Postgraduate Awards at Queens University Belfast 14/2/2007

  • Postgraduate Research Awards 14/2/2007

  • International Training Programme in Dairy Technology Scholarships 15/2/2007

  • MSc Sholarships and Training Scholarships in Belgium 15/2/2007

  • Vrije Universiteit Brussel Master Scholarships - Belgium 15/2/2007

  • Center for the Study of Law and Culture Scholarships - USA 15/2/2007

  • Institute of Advanced Telecommunications MSc & MRes Studentships 15/2/2007

  • Westfield Trust And Queen Mary MA Bursaries 16/2/2007

  • PhD Scholarship in Globalisation and International Economics at University of Aarhus 19/2/2007

  • Fully Funded Durham University PhD Scholarships (2007-2008) 19/2/2007

  • 6 Joint Chevening Scholarships 23/2/2007

  • Oxford Research in the Scholarship and Humanities of Africa 25/2/2007

  • Postgraduate Research Studentships for International Students - University of Reading 28/2/2007

  • AACC International Undergraduate & postgraduate Scholarships 01/3

  • 54 International Office Scholarships 6/3/2007

  • MA Scholarships at Durham University - UK 9/3/2007

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

  • Master´s Scholarships in Peace and Security Studies 15/3/2007

  • Network Governance and Local Integration Policy Scholarship 15/3/2007

  • DFID Shared Scholarship Scheme 16/3/2007

  • University Research Studentships in Law at City University London 23/3/2007

  • Tourism and Hospitality Scholarships - Australia 26/3/2007

  • Research MPhil Studentship at University of Greenwich - UK 28/3/2007

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

  • Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taiwan Scholarships 31/3/2007

  • Masters in Computational Mathematics Scholarships - University of Waterloo 31/3/2007

  • Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taiwan Scholarships 31/3/2007

  • Netherlands Fellowship Programme 01/4/2007


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


  • ENS Lyon Master Program International Scholarships/b> 15/4/2007


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


  • Nottingham University Business School Scholarships 27/4/2007


  • Environmental Management MBA Scholarships 30/4/2007


  • MSc and PhD Studentships in the Life Sciences at the International University Bremen - Germany 1/5/2007

  • Law Scholarships at Glasgow University - UK 1/5/2007

  • Scholarships in Rehabilitation and Related Research for Graduate Students with Disabilities 1/5/2007

  • Postgraduate Scholarships For Students From Developing Countries 2/5/2007

  • Newcastle University International Postgraduate Scholarships 23/5/2007


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


  • Leeds University Business School MBA Scholarships 31/5/2007


  • Kingston University Postgraduate Scholarships 31/5/2007


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

  • MSc and MRes Studentships 25/5/2007

  • Dissertation and Young Investigator Grants 1/6/2007

  • The Winter Williams Studentship in Law 29/6/2007

  • Oxford University Law scholarships 29/6/2007

  • Kenya Undergraduate Scholarships - UK 30/6/2007

  • Wildlife Conservation Society Grants - UK 1/7/2007

  • International Office Scholarships - University of Nottingham UK 6/7/2007

  • Economics and MSc Money Banking and Finance Scholarships 31/7/2007

  • MSc in Computation Informatics Scholarships - UK 31/8/2007

  • Guaranteed Scholarships in Finance 12/10/2007


  • Brooks World Poverty Institute Scholarships - UK


  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation/ACLS Early Career Fellowships

  • Wildlife and Ecosystem Health Conference Participation Grants

  • MSc Fellowships at UNESCO - IHE Delft





  • C. Jobs and Internships

    1. Postdoctoral Fellow in Low Temperature Physics - Harvard University

    Scholarship 2016/17

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