Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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6th December 2012, ISSUE #187.

December 2012

"The measure of a man's real character is what he would do if he knew he never would be found out." ~ Thomas Babington Macaulay.
*** How to Get Your Scholarship in 2013

*** 1000s of IEBC - Temporary Jobs in Kenya (Clerks, Polling clerks, Presiding Officers)

*** 2013 Volunteer Opportunities in the US

*** Worldwide Positions: UNOPS is Hiring in Over 80 Countries

A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • 2013 Afrika Kommit - Fully Sponsored Europe Exchange Trips for Young People from Africa
  • 2013 St. Gallen Sympoisum in Switzerland for Leaders of Tomorrow (Fully Sponsored Trip for Students)
  • 100% Full Fee/Travel/Maintanance Scholarships 2013

  • 140 Undergraduate & Master Scholarships in Sweden 2013 (No Age Limit)

  • 2013/14 UNESCO Short Courses Fellowships
  • 2013 Women Helping Women Reach for the Stars Scholarships

  • Leland International Hunger Fellowship
  • Media Fellowships
  • 2013 Development in Africa Scholarships
  • 2013 Danish Government Scholarships
  • 200 Humphrey Fellowship Positions 2013 (Provides 1 Year Non-degree Study & Leadership/Professional Development in USA)
  • Financial Assistance for Young Entrepreneurs
  • 2013 African Graduate Scholarships in Health and Development

  • 2013 Reuters Institute Journalism Fellowships
  • 2013 African Researcher Scholarships
  • 2013 UN Fellowships for Lawyers from Developing Countries
  • 2013 African Studies Scholarships
  • 2013 ENI Scholarships for West African Students
  • Get 2013 Start-up Capital for your Project - Apply by January 7
  • 2013/14 Ireland Government Scholarships (Undergrad & Postgrad)
  • 2012/13 UNICEF Youth Video Contest
  • 2013–2014 Educational Grants for Study in US/Canada

  • 12 Fully-funded LL.M. Scholarships for 2013/14 - USA
  • 12 Fully-funded LL.M. Scholarships for 2013/14 - UK
  • 2013 Mo Ibrahim PhD Scholarships for Africa

  • Fully Sponsored Student Travel Grants to Korea - 2013

  • 2013 Master of Laws (LLM) Scholarships - Distance Learning

  • Full Financial Support for Undergraduate Students 2013

  • 2013/2014 Google Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

  • Scholarships to Educate & Equip African Missionaries

  • 2013 Training Scholarships at The Hague, Netherlands (2 - 4 Weeks Short Courses)

  • 2013 - 2014 Italian Government Bursaries for Foreign Students

  • 2013 Ambassadorial Scholarships for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Studies

  • Announcing 2013 One World Scholarships!

  • 2013 USAID Funded Agriculture Scholarships for Africans

  • 2013 Grants to Support Individual Students in Africa

  • 2013 Equity and Merit Scholarships - Now Receiving Applications

  • 2013 MA in International Relations Scholarships

  • 2013 Master Scholarships in Special Education Needs

  • 2013 Strategic Project Management Scholarships

  • 150 Master & 70 Short Course CUD Scholarships 2013-2014 Now Available!

  • 2013 Research Grants for Young Scientists in Developing Countries

  • 2013 Fellowships in Public Health & Tropical Medicine

  • 2013 Shared Scholarship Scheme for African Students

  • Application Tips for Universities & Colleges in USA

  • Funding for HIV/AIDS Projects & Orphans

  • 2013 Master Scholarships in Environmental Sciences

  • 2013 - 15 Journalism and Media Scholarships

  • 2013 MSc Scholarships in Animal Nutrition and Feeding

  • 2013 MSc Scholarships in BioHealth Computing

  • 2013 International Master in Management of IT Scholarships

  • 2013 Doctoral Scholarships in Law, Science and Technology

  • 2013/2014 Czech Republic Government Scholarships (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)

  • $20,000 Grants to Support Doctoral Students (Any Country)

  • 2013 Research Grants in Science, Humanities & Social Sciences (Available to Individuals, Scholars, & Students)

  • 2013 Africa Educational Trust Undergraduate Bursaries

  • Make a Difference: Apply for 2013 Development Scholarships (Age Limit 55 - 2nd Lower Degree Fine)
  • 2013 Fully Sponsored Law Short Courses - Apply Now!
  • Google Africa - Bachelors, Masters & PhD Scholarships - 2013 Applications - Now Open
  • TU/e Talent Scholarships (2 yrs Studying Scholarship, 3 yrs Work Placement in Holland)
  • 400 French Government Scholarships for Students from Africa 2013
  • 2012 Educating Africa Awards - Apply soon!
  • 2013 African Graduate Fellowships on Offer Now!
  • Full Scholarships for Developing Countries - Applications 2013-2014 Now Available
  • Africa Travel Grants 2012/13
  • 2013 Fully Funded Creative Writing Residency
  • Fully Funded Short Courses in Netherlands (Apply Now for Training Available in 2012, 2013 & 2014)
  • 2013 Call for Scholarship Applications for Women to Study in USA & Canada
  • 20 Dan David Scholarships for 2013 (All Subjects - Study at Home or Abroad)
  • MSc Scholarships in Dependable Software Systems
  • 2013 University of Edinburgh Southern African Scholarships
  • 2013 - 2014 Irish Aid Scholarships for African Students - Applications Now Open!
  • 2013 Gates Cambridge Scholarships
  • 2013 Full Commonwealth Scholarships
  • 2013/14 Chevening Scholarships - Applications Now Open
  • 2013 Czech Republic Government Scholarships
  • 2013 WAN-IFRA Fellowships for African Women
  • 2013 Financial Support for African PhD Students
  • WARC Travel Grants 2012-2013 (Generous Conference/Academic Grants)
  • Full Scholarships to Study in Bonn, Germany
  • 2013 Graduate Scholarships for Africans
  • 2013 - 14 LAWA Scholarships for African Women
  • African Women Public Service Fellowship 2013 - 14
  • 2013 - 2014 Swiss Government Scholarships
  • 2013 Graduate Teaching Assistantships
  • Full Agriculture Scholarships - Africa 2013
  • PhD Studentships in Germany - 2013
  • Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarships for USA & Canada 2013/14
  • 2013 Teaching Assistant Jobs in US
  • 2013 USA Youth Exchange & Study Program
  • Korean Government Scholarships - 2013 Applications Invited - Undergraduates & Postgraduates
  • Full Chinese Government Scholarships 2013 - Now Accepting Applications!
  • 250 VLIR-UOS Scholarships for Developing Countries 2013 Available!
  • 2013 - 2014 Ghent University Master Grants
  • 2013 Fully Funded Undergrad & Postgrad Scholarships in France
  • 300 Clarendon Fund Scholarships for 2013
  • 2013 Africa Thesis Grants
  • 12 UCSC Full Africa Scholarships for 2013/2014
  • 330 Scholarships for Study in Finland 2013/14
  • 2013 African Researchers' Scholarships
  • Apply for a 2013 Business Start-up Grant
  • 2013/14 Short Courses Scholarships (Over 1000 Fully Sponsored Trips to The Hague, Netherlands)
  • Announcing 2013-14 Aga Khan Worldwide Scholarships
  • 500 Full Scholarships in Sweden 2013 Available!
  • Over 105 Developing Solutions Master Scholarships in UK!
  • 100 Church Development Service Scholarships for 2013
  • New 2013 MSc Scholarships for Public Health in Disasters
  • 20 Agriculture PhD Scholarships for 2013 (Africa & Australia)
  • 2013 - 2015 Nursing Scholarships Africa
  • 2013 MSc in Applied Ecology Scholarships - New Call for Applications
  • Full Scholarships for Study in Canada 2013
  • 2013 Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships (Apply Now!)
  • 2013 - 2015 Master Scholarships in Tourism Management
  • 2013 Fieldwork in Africa Scholarships
  • 2013 African Fellowships (Generous Full Funding for Africans to Study in UK)
  • 2013 Julius Nyerere Scholarships - New Call for Applications!
  • $20,000 Grants to Support PhD Students (Any Country)
  • Scholarships for Muslim Students Worldwide
  • Scholarships to Educate & Equip African Missionaries
  • 2013 PhD Scholarships for Mid-career Professionals
  • 2013 MSc in Development Studies Scholarships
  • US/Canada Grants for the Academic Year 2013-14
  • 2013 MSc Scholarships in Transportation & Electrical Power Systems
  • 2013 Full Master in Education Scholarships
  • 2013 MSc Scholarships in Animal Nutrition and Feeding
  • 2013 One World Scholarships Application Form (Full Diploma, Master and PhD Scholarships)
  • 2012/13 Support for Individual Study/Field Work
  • Full Bursaries for African Nationals - Undergraduate Studies
  • 2013 Full Worldwide MA Scholarships in Social Work
  • 2013 Foreign Language Teaching Assistants Needed!
  • 2013 Full Engineering Scholarships
  • 2013 Algebra & Geometry Doctoral Scholarships
  • New Call for 2013 MSc Scholarships in BioHealth Computing
  • 2013 Fully Sponsored Agriculture Scholarships
  • 2013 MSc Scholarships in Chemical Innovation and Regulation
  • 2013 MSc Scholarships in Algebra & Geometry
  • 2013 - 15 MSc in Physical Land Resources Scholarships
  • 2013 - 2014 MSc in Development Scholarships
  • 2013-2014 MA in Globalisation and Development Scholarships
  • 2013 - 2014 MA in Governance and Development Scholarships
  • 40 Full Agricultural Economics Scholarships for 2013
  • Full 2013 MPhil in Conservation Leadership Scholarships
  • 2013 Environmental Studies Scholarships
  • Leland International Hunger Fellowship
  • 2013 Scholarships for Study in Asia
  • 2013 Undergraduate Scholarships for Study in USA & Canada
  • 2013 Postgraduate Scholarships for Study in USA & Canada
  • 2013 Postgraduate Scholarships for Study Europe
  • 2013 Undergraduate Scholarships for Study Europe
  • Funds to Help End Violence Against Women

    B: Jobs

  • 1000s of IEBC - Temporary Jobs in Kenya (Clerks, Polling clerks, Presiding Officers)

  • NGO Jobs in Africa

    - Clinical Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 10th December, 2012

    - Regional Program Manager - South Sudan

    Closing Date: 31 December 2012

    - Laboratory Technologist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 7th December 2012

    - Nurse - Kenya

    Closing Date: 10th December, 2012

    - HIV Prevention (MAPP) Coordinator - Kenya

    Closing Date: 7th December 2012

    - Laboratory Technologist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 7th December 2012

    - Regional Program Manager - South Sudan

    Closing Date: 31 December 2012

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

    - Chief of Party - Zimbabwe

    Closing Date: 14 December 2012

    - Project Director - Zimbabwe

    Closing Date: 15 December 2012

    - Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) - Temporary Jobs - Kenya

    Closing Date: 11th December 2012

    - Customer Service Representatives - Kenya

    Closing Date: 15th December 2012

    - Principal of College - Kenya

    Closing Date: 7th December 2012

    - Deputy Principal - Kenya

    Closing Date: 7th December 2012

    - Projects Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 10th December 2012

    - Chief Financial Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 7th December 2012

    - Facilities Coordinator Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 7th December 2012

    - Software Developer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th December2012

    - Senior Associate / Agriculture Information Officer - South Sudan

    closing Date: 15 December 2012

    - Night Manager - Kenya

    closing Date: 14 December 2012

    - Assistant Front Office Manager - Kenya

    closing Date: 14 December 2012

    - Truck Technician - Kenya

    closing Date: December 7, 2012

    - Trailer Technician - Kenya

    closing Date: December 7, 2012

  • Jobs at Catholic Relief Services

    - Agro-Production Specialist - Zimbabwe

    Closing Date: 21 December 2012

    - Gender Specialist - Zimbabwe

    Closing Date: 21 December 2012

    - Agro-Enterprise/Markets Specialist - Zimbabwe

    Closing Date: 21 December 2012

    - Senior Health and Nutrition Specialist - Zimbabwe

    Closing Date: 21 December 2012

  • ACDI/VOCA Jobs

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Manager - Zimbabwe

    Closing Date: 21 December 2012

    - Deputy Chief of Party/Operations - Zimbabwe

    Closing Date: 21 December 2012

    - Finance Manager - Zimbabwe

    Closing Date: 21 December 2012

    - Commodity Operations Manager - Zimbabwe

    Closing Date: 21 December 2012

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Urban Refugee Database Consultant - South Sudan

    closing Date: 12 January 2013

    - Field Coordinator - South Sudan

    closing Date: 18 December 2012

  • Mercy Corps Jobs

    - Agriculture, Livelihoods and Markets Program Manager - Central African Republic

    closing Date: 16 December 2012

    - Deputy Country Director - Central African Republic

    closing Date: 21 December 2012

  • Hospital Jobs

    1. Nairobi women's Hospital

    - Staff Nurses - Kenya

    closing Date: 11th December 2012

    Laboratory Technologists - Kenya

    closing Date: 11th December 2012

    - Ambulance Drivers - Kenya

    closing Date: 11th December 2012

    - Ultra Sonographers - Kenya

    closing Date: 11th December 2012

    - Marketing and Customer Service Assistant - Kenya

    closing Date: 11th December 2012

    - Senior Systems Administrators - Kenya

    closing Date: 11th December 2012

    - Senior Accountant - Kenya

    closing Date: 11th December 2012

    - Pharmacists - Kenya

    closing Date: 11th December 2012

    - Plant & Development Manager - Kenya

    closing Date: 11th December 2012

    2. St Luke's Hospital

    - Hospital Administrator - Kenya

    closing Date: 14th December 2012

  • Driver Jobs

    - Drivers - Kenya

    Closing Date: 14th December 2012

    - Driver - Kenya

    Closing Date: December 14, 2012

  • ILRI Jobs

    - Research Communication Specialist - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: December 14, 2012

    - Senior Scientist, Innovation Systems - Kenya

    Closing Date: 31 December 2012

    - Scientist-Plant Pathologist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 6 January 2013

  • Engineering Jobs

    - Mechanical Engineer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 7th of December 2012

    - Generator Maintenance Technician - Kenya

    Closing Date: 24th December, 2012

    - Truck Technician - Kenya

    Closing Date: December 7, 2012

    - Trailer Technician - Kenya

    Closing Date: December 7, 2012

    - Shift Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: December 10, 2012

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