Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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24th February 2013, ISSUE #193.

February 2013

"Chase your passion, not your pension." ~ Denis Waitley
*** How to Get Your Scholarship in 2013 ***
*** Work Experience Placements ***

A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • 2013 Filmmaking Workshop Sponsorship for Africans
  • 2013 Google Policy Fellowship in Africa (Offers Paid Internships to Undergraduate & Graduate Students)
  • 2013 KAAD Scholarships for Developing Countries
  • 2013 Grameen Foundation Fellowships (Provides Paid Placements in Africa, Asia, US)
  • 2013/14 Kofi Annan Fellowship for Students from Developing Countries (All Expenses Paid)
  • 2013 Commonwealth Essay Competition
  • 2013/14 Full African Commonwealth Scholarships
  • 2013/14 Training Scholarships at The Hague, Netherlands (2 - 4 Weeks Short Courses)
  • Full Short Stay Scholarships for Young Africans 2013/14
  • WMF 2013 Education Scholarships in Africa (Sponsors Students to Study at a Local University or College)
  • Full Financial Support for Undergraduate Students 2013/14
  • Gates 2014 Full Cost Scholarships (All fields - 90 new Scholarships awarded each year)
  • 2013 NGOs Small Grants
  • 2013 Global South Scholar-in-Residence - Switzerland
  • 2013 Scholars in Residence Fellowships - Germany
  • 2013 oikos PhD Fellowships
  • 2014 Master Scholarships in Development for Young Professionals (Africa)
  • 2013 IMD Social Responsibility Scholarships for Developing Countries
  • 100 Undergraduate Scholarships in Korea for 2014
  • 600 Graduate Scholarships in Korea for 2014
  • 2014 Nursing Scholarships in Australia
  • 2013 Carl Duisberg Medicine Scholarships for Developing Countries
  • 2014 Small Grants for Women - Application Cycle for 2014 Begins Soon!
  • 2013/14 Wadsworth Africa Scholarships ($17,500 Support for African PhD Students)
  • College, Technical, Industrial, Vocational and Entrepreneurship Training (TIVET) Tertiary Institutions Scholarships - 2013
  • Dissertation Writing Scholarships for Muslims
  • DAFI Scholarships (Support Tertiary Education for Deserving Refugees Worldwide)
  • 2013 TWAS South-South Fellowships (Tenable in Developing Countries - New Call for Applications Now Online!)
  • 2014 Postgraduate Scholarships for Students from Developing Countries
  • 2013/14 African Scholarships
  • 2013/14 Kenya Postgraduate Scholarships for Private & Public Universities
  • 2013/14 Scholarships for Ethiopians (Undergraduate/Postgraduate)
  • 2013 Africa PhD and Masters by Research Scholarships
  • 2013 UCL-AET Undergraduate Bursaries for Africans
  • Fully Sponsored Student 2013 Trips to Finland
  • Churches Commission Students' Hardship Fund
  • 2013/14 UCSC Africa Scholarship
  • KCB Secondary School Scholarships 2013
  • 2013 All Saints Scholarships
  • 2013 Turkish Government Scholarships (800 Scholarships Available)
  • 2013 Family Bank Scholarships in Kenya
  • Call for 2013 Sponsorships - Act Today, Educate a Needy Child
  • Funding Opportunities Announcement Information Session
  • 2013 Kofi Annan Fellowship for Outstanding Students from Developing Countries
  • $22,000 Scholarships in USA and Canada (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)
  • Undergraduate Scholarships 2013/14
  • Full Scholarships to Study in Bonn, Germany - 2013 Onwards
  • Kenya TIVET Bursaries 2013/14 for Needy Students in Colleges, Polytechnics & Universities
  • Theology Scholarships for African Students
  • Help Available for Needy Kenyan Students
  • Paid UN Volunteering Opportunities
  • Commonwealth Students Grants
  • Need a loan for a small business? Click here!
  • 2013 eLearning Africa Photo Competition
  • 2013 UNISA Postdoctoral Fellowships
  • Airey Neave Trust Research Fellowships
  • Gordon Trust Fund Scholarships for Sudanese Students
  • 2014 Indigenous Fellowship Programme in Switzerland
  • Scholarships for African Students in India
  • Technical Teaching Fellowship in Africa ($1000 monthly stipend)
  • 2014 PhD Scholarships in Denmark
  • Malaysian Government Scholarships 2013 (Undergrad & Postgrad Scholarships)
  • 2013 Postgraduate Scholarships by Distance Learning
  • 2013 K.U.Leuven Doctoral Scholarships for Developing Countries
  • MSc & LLM Distance Learning Masters Scholarships 2013/14
  • 2013/14 MSc Public Health and MSc Infectious Diseases Scholarships
  • New Zealand Development Scholarships (New 2013/14 Call for Applications)
  • Jomo Kenyatta Foundation Scholarships
  • 1000's of Internships in Africa
  • $5,000 Undergraduate Women Scholarships
  • 2013/14 Full Women Scholarships in UK
  • 2013 MSc Public Health Scholarships & MSc Tourism Management Scholarships
  • 2014 PhD in Science & Engineering Scholarships
  • 2013 UN-HABITAT Youth Fund (Age Limit 15 - 32)
  • 2013/14 Victoria Masters & PhD Scholarships
  • Full MA & PhD Scholarships for Sub-Saharan African Students 2013/14
  • 2013 Funded Global South Doctoral Workshops
  • 2050 - The Future We Want Music Scholarships
  • 2013 Taiwan ICDF International Scholarships
  • 2013-2014 for Outstanding International Students (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)
  • 2013 Seed Funding for Youth Initiatives - Now Closing!
  • 2013 New Zealand Development Scholarships for Africa
  • 2013 Short Term Exchange Program in Japan for Undergraute and Postgraduate Students
  • Apply for the 2013 Tullow Group Scholarships for Africans & Asians - Now Closing!
  • 55 Utrecht Excellence Scholarships for 2013
  • 2013 Research Grants in Science, Humanities & Social Sciences (Available to Individuals, Scholars, & Students)
  • 2013 Science@Leuven Scholarships - Netherlands
  • 2013 Sasakawa Scholarship Fund for International Students
  • 2013 Financial Support for Young Women in Africa (25 Full Scholarships)
  • 2013 Sawiris Scholarships for Developing Countries
  • 2013 Africa LLM Scholarships
  • 2013 African Guest Researcher Scholarships
  • 2013 Mama Cash Grants
  • US$ 25,000 for Young African Researchers (Age limit - 45)
  • 2013 Small Grants for African Junior Scientists
  • 100% Full Fee Trust Africa Scholarships (New call for 2013/14 Applications!)
  • 2013 LAWA Scholarships for African Women
  • 2013-2014 Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarships
  • Applications Now Open - African Graduate Scholarships 2013/14
  • 2013/14 Education for Development Scholarships (Up to US$23000 for Studies in Any University Worldwide)
  • 2013 Mwalimu Nyerere African Union Scholarships for Students in Africa
  • Generous 2013 Undergraduate & Master's Scholarships in France - Any Field
  • 2013 Africa Equity and Merit Scholarships
  • Africa Educational Trust - Now Awarding 2013 University/College Undergraduate Bursaries
  • 2013 Developing Solutions Masters Scholarships - Now on Offer!
  • 2013 Julius Nyerere Master Scholarships for Tanzanians
  • 2013 Small Grants for East African Students
  • 2013 Project Grants for Churches
  • US$15,000 PhD Scholarships Available Worldwide - 2013
  • Fellowships of $20,000 to Support Doctoral Students Worldwide
  • 2013 - 2016 PhD Student Support
  • 2013 Human Rights Research Grants - East Africa
  • 2013 Youth Voices Grants
  • 2013 Sudanese Youth Leaders Program (Invites Youths from Sudan for Short Stay in USA)
  • 2013 NGO Small Grants Programme
  • Rising Voices Grants
  • IDRC and DFID Call for Concept Notes on Climate Change Adaptation

    B: Jobs

  • UN Paid Volunteer Work (Volunteers Serve as UN Staff Around the Globe. Be One!)

  • British Army Jobs

  • Care International Jobs

    - Learning and Evidence Specialist - Somalia

    Closing Date: 28th February 2013

    - WASH Advisor - Somalia

    Closing Date: 26th February 2013

    - Learning and Evidence Specialist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 28 February 2013

  • Marie Stopes International Jobs

    - Country Director - Malawi

    Closing Date: 31 March 2013

    - Projects Director - Malawi

    Closing Date: 31 March 2013

  • NGO Jobs in Africa

    - Legal Services Coordinator/Director - Tanzania

    Closing Date: March 5, 2013

    - Programs Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 28th February 2013

    - Settlement Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 27th February, 2013

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 25th February, 2013

    - Finance Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 25th February, 2013

  • Save the Children Jobs

    - Call for Proposals - Somalia

    Closing Date: 28th February 2013

    - Consultancy - Kenya

    Closing Date: 28th February 2013

    - Regional Logistics Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 26th February 2013

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Economic Recovery and Development Manager - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 24 March 2013

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator - Tanzania

    Closing Date: 5 March 2013

    - Families Matter Program Director - Tanzania

    Closing Date: 5 March 2013

  • VSO Jobs

    - Electrical Engineer Professor/Lecturer - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 31 March 2013

    - Chemical Pathologist - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 3 March 2013

    - Reproductive Health Nurses - Papua New Guinea

    Closing Date: 31 July 2013

    - IT Project Manager - Zambia

    Closing Date: 14 April 2013

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Adviser - Rwanda

    Closing Date: 31 July 2013

  • Samaritan’s Purse International Jobs

    - Finance Manager - Liberia

    Closing Date: 31 March 2013

    - Aircraft Mechanic, Fixed Wing and/or Rotor Wing - Liberia

    Closing Date: 31 March 2013

    - Global Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation - Uganda

    Closing Date: 31 March 2013

    - Base Manager - South Sudan

    Closing Date: 31 March 2013

  • ACDI/VOCA Jobs

    - Chief of Party - Liberia

    Closing Date: 28 February 2013

    - Chief of Party - Burkina Faso & Niger

    Closing Date: 30 March 2013

  • Chemonics International Jobs

    - Senior Trade and Policy Specialist - Uganda

    Closing Date: 1 March 2013

    - Operations Manager - Libya

    Closing Date: 8 March 2013

  • ACTED International Jobs

    - Finance Intern - Uganda

    Closing Date: 28 February 2013

    - Assessment Specialist - Uganda

    Closing Date: 16 March 2013

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

    - St. Andrew’s School Career Jobs - Kenya

    Closing Date: 1st of March 2013

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 28th February, 2013

    - Editor - Kenya

    Closing Date: 28th February, 2013

    - Secretary General / CEO - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March, 2013

    - Director Marketing and Communication - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March, 2013

    - Personal Assistant - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March, 2013

    - Technical Director - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March, 2013

    - Principal Secretary - Kenya

    Closing Date: 1st March, 2013

    - Director, Technical Services - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March, 2013

    - Director, Corporate Services - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March, 2013

    - Assistant Director of Population - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March, 2013

    - Senior Population Programme Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March, 2013

    - Editor Job - Kenya

    Closing Date: 25th February, 2013

    - Chief Scientific Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: February 28, 2013

    - Architectural Draughtsman - Kenya

    Closing Date: 11th March 2013

    - Teaching Vacancies - Kenya

    Closing Date: 25th February 2013

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 28th February, 2013

    - Dairy Unit Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 25th February 2013

    - Orthopaedic Technologists - Kenya

    Closing Date: 2nd March, 2013

    - Registrar Career - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March 2013

    - Various Career Jobs - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March 2013

    - Kindergarten Teacher - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March 2013

    - Learning Support - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March 2013

    - Premier Academy Job - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8th March 2013

    - Entrepreneurship Trainer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 25th February 2013

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