Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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14th September 2012, ISSUE #181.

September 2012

"Don't let yesterday use up too much of today." ~ Native American Proverb.

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A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • Africa Nagasaki Scholarship Fund - Now Accepting 2013/14 Applications

  • Africa Study Scholarships (Deadline 1 Oct 2012!)

  • 2013 Short Course Awards for Africa (Over 400 Fully Funded Courses & Training Workshops - Various Subjects)

  • 2012 - 13 International Training Scholarships

  • University of Nairobi Scholarships (Deadline 4 Oct 2012!)

  • 2012/13 Grants to Support University Students in Africa

  • Apply Now for 2013-2014 Educational Funding for Women - Sponsorship Worldwide

  • 2013 Scholarships Targeting African Students (In-Country & In-Region Scholarships)

  • 2013 Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships

  • 2013 MA & PhD Scholarships for Students in sub-Saharan Africa

  • Medical Scholarships for Women to Attend Conferences

  • Water Funding for NGOs in Africa

  • 2013 - 2014 Full Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • 2013 Bleumink Fund Scholarships for Talented Students & Young Researchers

  • 2013 Sawiris Doctoral Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • 2012 ONE Africa Award for African NGOs & Individuals

  • 2013 - 14 P.E.O.Scholarship Fund for Women

  • Rhodes Global Scholarships for 2013

  • 2013 Sasakawa Scholarships for the Deaf

  • World Deaf Leadership Scholarships

  • AusAID Human Rights Grants 2012 - 2013 Now Open

  • Full 2013-2014 MA Scholarships in International Peace Studies

  • MSc Scholarships in International Humanitarian Affairs

  • Claude Ake Uppsala University Fellowships

  • 2013 Research Grants for Postgraduate Students in Kenya and Tanzania

  • 2013 PhD Scholarships in Italy

  • 2013 Reach Undergraduate Scholarships

  • 2013 International Dissertation Research Fellowships

  • 2012/13 Dissertation and Young Investigator Grants

  • 2013/14 Excellence Scholarships for International Students

  • 2013 Danish Government Scholarships

  • Kofi Annan Scholarships for Developing Countries (Apply now! Deadline 30th Sept.)

  • KAAD Masters and PhD Scholarships in Africa (Deadline - Sept 30th!)

  • 2013 PhD Scholarships in Economics

  • 2013 PhD Scholarships in Animal Breeding and Genetics

  • 2013 Japanese Government Scholarships (Applications due for Undergrad, Postgrad & Teacher Training Scholarships)

  • Leiden Excellence Scholarships (Applications now due for Feb 2013)

  • 2013 African Women Foundation Scholarships - Assistance for Women in African Colleges & Universities

  • Scholarships in Canada for International Students

  • 2013 Kenya DAAD Postgraduate Training Scholarships

  • 2012/13 Master and Doctoral Scholarships for Africans in Africa (Get a Full EU Funded Scholarship at your Local University)

  • 20 Dan David Scholarships for 2013 (All Subjects - Study at Home or Abroad)

    B: Jobs

  • Management Systems International Jobs

    - Government Agencies - Tanzania
    Closing Date: 18 September 2012

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Senior Health Coordinator - Liberia
    Closing Date: 26 September 2012

    - Several Positions - Kenya
    Closing Date: 19th September 2012

  • ILRI Jobs

    - Senior Social Scientist and Team Leader - Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until filled

    - Post-Doctoral Scientist – Livestock Systems Analysis - Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until filled

    - Deputy Director General – Research – Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until filled

    - Statistical Geneticist – Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until filled

    - Post-Doctoral Scientist – Molecular Diagnostics – Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until filled

    - Post-Doctoral Scientist-Molecular Genetics – Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until filled

    - Executive Assistant to Director General – Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until filled

    - Research Technician-Plant Transformation – Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until filled

    - Research Assistant IV – Ethiopia
    Closing Date: Ten days after Herald

    - Economist – Kenya
    Closing Date: 30 September, 2012

  • VSO Jobs

    - Sign Language Education Adviser – Rwanda
    Closing Date: 30 September 2012

  • Danish Refugee Council Vacancies

    - Consortium Regional Focal Point – Somalia
    Closing Date: 21 September 2012

    - Marketable Vocational Skills Assessment – Somalia
    Closing Date: 16 September 2012

    - Emergency Coordinator – Somalia
    Closing Date: 17, September 2012

  • ACTED International Jobs

    - Deputy Country Director – Khartoum
    Closing Date: 15 September 2012

  • IFC Jobs

    - Associate/ Investment Officer – Senegal
    Closing Date: 16 September 2012

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

    - Stores Officer – Kenya
    Closing Date: 22nd Oct, 2012

    - Regional Enumerators – Kenya
    Closing Date: 14 September 2012

    - Program Officer – Kenya
    Closing Date: 15th September, 2012

    - Administrative Assistant – Kenya
    Closing Date: 15th September, 2012

    - Production Manager – Kenya
    Closing Date: 14th September, 2012

    - Process Server – Kenya
    Closing Date: 25th September, 2012

    - Senior Support Staff – Kenya
    Closing Date: 25th September, 2012

    - Project Officer – Kenya
    Closing Date: 15th September, 2012

    - Request for Expression – Kenya
    Closing Date: 20th September 2012

    - Tender for Taxi Services – Kenya
    Closing Date: 30th September 2012

    - Transaction Advisory Services – Kenya
    Closing Date: 21st September 2012

  • HR Jobs

    - Human Resources Officer – Kenya
    Closing Date: 25th September 2012

    - Human Resource Assistant – Kenya
    Closing Date: 30th September 2012

    - Human Resource Officer – Kenya
    Closing Date: 15th September 2012

    - HR Business Partner – Kenya
    Closing Date: 17th September 2012

  • Marketing Jobs

    - Marketing Executive – Kenya
    Closing Date: 15th September 2012

    - Product Ambassador - Internship – Kenya
    Closing Date: 15th September 2012

    - Marketing Executives – Kenya
    Closing Date: 30th September 2012

  • Hospital Jobs

    - ICT Infrastructure Administrator – Kenya
    Closing Date: 14th September 2012

    - Gynaecologist Obstetrician – Kenya
    Closing Date: 21st September 2012

    - Human Resource Manager – Kenya
    Closing Date: 21st September 2012

  • Driver Jobs

    - Driver – Kenya
    Closing Date: 14th September 2012

    - Driver III – Kenya
    Closing Date: 25th September 2012

  • Internews Network Jobs

    - Youth Radio Trainer – Kenya
    Closing Date: Open until filled

  • Trademark East Africa Jobs

    - One Stop Border Post (OSBP) Manager – Uganda
    Closing Date: 28 September 2012

    - Technical Assistance – Kenya
    Closing Date: September 24, 2012

  • NGO Jobs in Africa

    - Call for Proposals – Kenya
    Closing Date: 21st September 2012

    - WASH Program Manager – Kenya
    Closing Date: 19th September, 2012

    - Project Coordinator – Kenya
    Closing Date: 25th of September 2012

    - Project Officer – Kenya
    Closing Date: 21st of September 2012

    - Baseline Survey – Kenya
    Closing Date: 30th of September 2012

  • Kenya Pipeline Company Jobs

    - Administration Manager – Kenya
    Closing Date: 12th October 2012

    - Centre Manager – Kenya
    Closing Date: 12th October 2012

    - Senior Engineer – Kenya
    Closing Date: 12th October 2012

    - Senior Enterprise Application Analyst – Kenya
    Closing Date: 12th October 2012

    - Technician II – Kenya
    Closing Date: 12th October 2012

    - Plant Operator – Kenya
    Closing Date: 12th October 2012

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