Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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22nd June 2013, ISSUE #201.

June 2013

"Crystallize your goals. Make a plan for achieving them and set yourself a deadline. Then, with supreme confidence, determination and disregard for obstacles and other people's criticisms, carry out your plan." ~ Paul Meyer

*** Success Tip: 8 Ways to Quickly Get a Scholarship! ***

*** Common Scholarship Application Mistakes! ***

*** How to Get Your Scholarship in 2013 ***

*** 2013 Management Trainee Jobs in Africa ***

*** How negative stuff make you better ***

A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • 2013 Women Undergraduate Scholarships (4 year sponsorships and 3 month intership over long holidays)

  • 2013 Commonwealth Jubilee Scholarships - Undergraduate & Graduate (All subjects, including medicine!)

  • 2013 European Union free Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • 2013 African Graduate Fellowships Now on Offer!

  • 2014 Graça Machel Scholarships for African Women - Now Open for Applications!

  • Sponsored Pilot Trainee Programme

  • Aircraft Maintenance Trainee Sponsorships

  • 2013 Certificate Program Scholarships for Women Entrepreneurs

  • 2013 PhD Scholarships at African Universities (New Scholarships - Funded by the African Development Bank)

  • 2013 African Student PhD Scholarships for Study in UK

  • 2013 Master and Doctoral Scholarships for Africans in Africa

  • 2013 Music Scholarships for African Students

  • 2013 PhD Scholarships for Africans Registered at African Universities

  • 2013 Transparency International Youth Photo Competition

  • 2013 Transparency International Youth Writing Competition

  • Mauritius-Africa Scholarships 2013

  • 2013 Africa Scholarship Program - Recruiting Young African Talents

  • 100 Kenya University Scholarships for 2013

  • 2013 Talent for Governance Scholarships

  • 2014 - 2015 Leiden University Excellence Scholarships

  • 2013/14 Commonwealth Scholarships in South Africa (for non-South Africans)
  • 2013/14 Commonwealth Scholarships in Kenya (for non-Kenyans)
  • 2013/14 Funzo Medical Scholarships - How to Apply!

  • 2013/14 Reseach Awards for Young Scientists and Scholars

  • 2013/14 Rhodes Scholarships

  • Apply Now for the 2013 EABL Scholarships in Africa

  • 2013 Grants - Fighting the Phenomenon of Street Children

  • 2013 Ted Fellowships for Young Thinkers Worldwide

  • 2013 World Summit Youth Award

  • Call for Application - 2013 Research Fellowships

  • 2014/15 Irish Aid Fellowship Training Programme

  • 2013 International Scholarships for Young Lawyers

  • 100 Undergraduate Scholarships for 2013

  • 10 Sports Scholarships for 2013

  • 10 Scholarships for Performing Arts 2013

  • 2013 Doodle 4 Google Competition (Sh. 800,000 in School Fees for Winning Kenyan Students)
  • 2013 Africa Organizations Grants

  • 2013/14 Youth Exchange and Study (Fully Sponsored Trips to USA)

  • 2013 USIU Undergraduate Scholarships

  • Apply for 2013 Mama Cash Grants

  • Undergraduate Scholarships 2013/14

  • Special 2013/14 Scholarships for Young Professionals in Africa

  • 2014 Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships

  • 2014/15 Africa London Nagasaki Scholarships (Applications to Open in Due Course)

  • KAAD Scholarships in Germany & Africa

  • 2013/14 Sylvia Pankhurst Scholarships for Ethiopians

  • 2013/14 Uganda Scholarships

  • US$ 25,000 for Young African Researchers (Age limit - 45)

  • Postdoctoral Positions in East Africa

  • 2013/14 Mo Ibrahim Foundation Fellowships in Africa

  • Zawadi Africa Educational Fund - 2013 Application Forms Now Available!
  • 2013 CFC Stanbic Bank Scholarships for Undergraduate Students (Full 4-year Scholarship)
  • New Zealand Development Scholarships 2014 Round - Now Open!
  • 2013/14 Short Course Scholarships (Over 100 Fully Funded Workshops in Europe, Africa & Asia - Each Lasting 2 - 3 Weeks)
  • 2013 PhD Scholarships for Study in East Africa
  • Fieldwork in Africa - Travel scholarships
  • 2013 Full Undergraduate Scholarships
  • 2013 Turkish Government Scholarships for Undergraduate & Graduate (Master/PhD) Studiess
  • Study in Africa - 2013/14 PhD Fellowships (Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania & South Africa)
  • Application Guidelines for Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho) Scholarships 2014
  • 2013 Kenya TIVET Bursary Scheme
  • 2013 Italian Government Scholarships for Foreign Students
  • 2013 - 2014 Taiwan Scholarships for International Students (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)
  • 2013 Fully-funded Study in Africa Scholarships
  • 2013 International Scholarships for Developing Countries
  • Now Accepting 2013 Women PeaceMaker & Peace Writer Funding Applications!
  • 2013 Scholar Rescue Fund Fellowships
  • 2013 Ochberg Fellowship for Journalists - Worldwide
  • 2013 Individual Funding for Research in Low & Middle-income Countries
  • Cicops Scholarships for Developing Countries 2013
  • 2013/14 LLM, MPhil & PhD Scholarships
  • Application Forms for One World Scholarships 2013/14 Now Available

  • 2013 Fully-funded Scholarships in Abu Dhabi

  • 2013 Kofi Annan Fellowship for Students from Developing Countries

  • Sub-Sahara Africa Distance Learning MBA Scholarships for 2013

  • 2013 Google Travel and Conference Grants

  • 15 MSc Forestry Distance Learning Scholarships for 2013

  • 2013 Call for Individual Grants in Developing Countries ($12000)

  • 15 MSc Distance Learning Scholarships for 2013-14

  • Travel Grants for Africans 2013

  • 2013 Google Fellowships in Africa (Offers Paid Internships to Undergraduate & Graduate Students)

  • 2013 MSc Scholarships in International Construction Management

  • 2013 MSc Scholarships in Poverty Reduction

  • $22,000 Scholarships in USA and Canada (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)

  • 2013 Carl Duisberg Medicine Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • 2014 McGill University Scholarships (Canada)

  • 2013/14 International Travel Grants (Up to US$2,000 for Travel and Lodging Expenses for International Travel)

  • 2014 International Fellowships for Study in United States (non US citizens)

  • 2013/14 Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarships in Czech Republic

  • 2013/14 Master Scholarships in Development Competency Through SMEs

  • 2013 Beit Trust Scholarships for Postgraduate Studies

    B: Jobs

  • 2013 Management Trainee Jobs in Africa

  • 1000s of Internship Positions

  • ILRI Jobs

    - Regional Administrative Assistants - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 2 July 2013

    - ICT Customer Services Officer - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 28 June 2013

    - Agricultural Policy Economist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 14 July 2013

    - Agricultural Economist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 14 July 2013

    - Crop Livestock Systems Scientist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 24 June 2013

    - Research Program Leader - Ethiopia/Kenya

    Closing Date: Open until Filled

    - Scientist Livelihoods and Multi-Stakeholder Processes - Tanzania

    Closing Date: 30 June 2013

    - Scientist – Livestock Nutritionist - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 14 July 2013

  • Samaritan’s Purse International Jobs

    - Program Manager, Adolescent Livelihood Development - Liberia

    Closing Date: 30th June 2013

    - Protection Program Manager - Liberia

    Closing Date: 30th June 2013

    - Deputy Country Director - Niger

    Closing Date: 30 August 2013

  • Save the Children Jobs

    - Director of Health - Malawi

    Closing Date: 25 June 2013

  • ACDI/VOCA Jobs

    - Deputy Chief of Party - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 30 June 2013

    - International Finance Reporting System Consultant - Liberia

    Closing Date: 7 August 2013

    - Chief of Party - Sierra Leone

    Closing Date: 7 July 2013

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

    - Security Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 25th June 2013

    - Brand Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 27th June, 2013

    - General Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 28th June 2013

    - Warehouse\ Stores Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 28th June 2013

  • Internews Network Jobs

    - Program Manager - Somalia

    Closing Date: 3rd July 2013

  • Management Sciences for Health Jobs

    - Regional HR Specialist - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 6th September 2013

    - Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor - Egypt

    Closing Date: 30 June 2013

  • Mercy Corps Jobs

    - Adolescent Girl Advisor, Strategy and Practice - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 30 June 2013

    - Consultancy - Egypt

    Closing Date: 23 June 2013

    - Admin & Logistics Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 24th June 2013

  • Catholic Relief Services Jobs

    - Field Office Receptionist - Egypt

    Closing Date: 30th June 2013

    - Trainee - Egypt

    Closing Date: 30th June 2013

  • Danish Refugee Council Vacancies

    - AVR Manager - South Sudan

    Closing Date: 26 June 2013

  • VSO Jobs

    - Organisation Development/Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist - Uganda

    Closing Date: 31 July 2013

    - Reproductive Health Nurses - New Guinea

    Closing Date: 31 July 2013

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Adviser - Rwanda

    Closing Date: 31 July 2013

    - Hospital Laboratory Expert - Tanzania

    Closing Date: 30 August 2013

  • The Futures Group International, Inc. Jobs

    - Data Demand and Use Specialist - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 5th July 2013

    - Data Repository Senior Technical Manager - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 27th July 2013

    - Country Director - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 29th July 2013

    - Data Demand and Information Use Advisor - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 29th July 2013

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Disability Consultant - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 4 July 2013

    - Economic Recovery & Development Program Manager - Central African Republic

    Closing Date: 10 August 2013

    - Grants Manager - Rwanda

    Closing Date: 18 August 2013

    - Child and Youth Protection and Development (CYPD) Coordinator - Niger

    Closing Date: 20 August 2013

    - County Coordinator - South Sudan

    Closing Date: 3rd July 2013

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