Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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23rd August 2013, ISSUE #205.

August 2013

"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life." ~ Confucius

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*** Paid Voluntary Service in Germany (Worldwide applicants of any age can apply!) ***

*** Paid UN Volunteer Jobs***

A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • 2014 Washington Fellowship for Young Africans (To sponsor 500 youths to US for leadership training and mentoring - beginning in 2014)

  • 2013/14 Scholarships for African Women (for Diploma, Degree or Certificate Programs Anywhere in the World)

  • 2013/14 Wangari Maathai Scholarships

  • 2014/15 Africa London Nagasaki Scholarships in UK and Japan

  • 2014 Funding for PhD Students in Africa (Supports Dissertation Proposal, Research & Completion)

  • 2013/14 Graduate Scholarships for African Students (Strong Preference Given to Students Enrolled at African Universities)

  • 2013/14 Full Graduate Scholarships in African Universities ( Include Stipend, Research costs, Tuition, Travel and Insurance.)

  • 2014 Czech Republic Government Scholarships - Undergraduate and Postgraduate

  • 2013/14 Medicine Scholarships for Prospective & Registered Medical Students

  • 2013/14 Professional Development Grants for Women (Supports Short-term Non-degree Training)

  • 2014 Scholarships for Students in Kenya & Kenyans Registered in Foreign Universities

  • 2014 Kenya Commonwealth Scholarships (All Disciplines including Medicine & Dentistry)

  • 2013 Sri Lanka Presidential Scholarships for Kenyans (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)

  • 2014 Imperial College PhD Scholarships

  • 2014 Agriculture Scholarships (for students from developing countries)

  • 2014 SAWISE Scholarships for Undergraduate African Women

  • Roothbert Fund Scholarships for International Students in USA

  • Full Scholarships for Master & PhD Students in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Call for 2014 Applications for the African Women Fellowships

  • 2014 Women’s Studies Fellowships

  • 2014 Boehringer Ingelheim Fund PhD Scholarships

  • 2013/14 Travel Grants (for Short-term Visits - up to 3 Months)

  • 500 Swedish Institute Masters Scholarships for International Students

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

  • Undergraduate Scholarships at University of Nairobi (Kenya)

  • 2013 EABL Undergraduate Scholarships in Africa (Kenya, Uganda & Tanzania)

  • 2014 Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships - Apply Now!

  • 1000 Scholarships for Undergraduates, Graduates, and PhD Students (2013 Start Date)

  • 2013/14 Kenya Postgraduate Scholarships for Public & Private Universities

  • 2013 Individual Funding for Research in Low & Middle-income Countries

  • Sub-Sahara Africa Distance Learning MBA Scholarships for 2013

  • 2014 South – North Research Scholarships

  • 2014 Undergraduate & Master's Mandela Rhodes Scholarships in Africa

  • 2014 INSEAD Nelson Mandela Endowed Scholarships

  • 3ie Request for Funding Proposals

  • 2013/14 Online Degree Scholarships in Public Health

  • 2014 MA in Development Management Scholarshipss

  • 2014 Campbell Fellowships for Women from Developing Nations

  • 2013 Kent Doctoral Scholarships

  • 2013/14 Nelson Mandela Scholarships for Study in Africa & Abroad

  • 2014 TWAS Fellowships in Kenya

  • Grants for Students Encountering Unforeseen Financial Difficulties

  • African Women Scholarships in United States & Canada 2013/14

  • $20,000 Scholarships in USA and Canada (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)

  • Overseas Students Hardship Fund (For students from developing countries)

  • World Scholars Program (20 full tuition fee scholarships in any discipline)

  • 2013 PhD Scholarships for Africans Registered at African Universities

  • Postgraduate Scholarships for Southern Africans 2014-2015

  • University of Nairobi Postgraduate Scholarships

  • Apply Now for 2014/15 Gates Cambridge Global Scholarships

  • 2014 LLM & Doctoral Law Scholarships in Africa

  • 2013/14 Full Master Degree Scholarships in Netherlands

  • 2013 Support for HIV/AIDS Orphans and Projects

  • 2013 Fellowships for International Travel (Conferences, Workshops & Seminars)

  • Human Rights Watch International Fellowships in USA 2014-2015

  • £10,000 Wingate Scholarships (No upper age limit)

  • 2013 VLIR-UOS Scholarships for Citizens from Developing Countries

  • 2013 Peace Revolution Fellowship Program

  • 2013/14 LLM in Human Rights Law Scholarships

  • 2013-2014 Masters in Microfinance Scholarships

  • 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

  • 2013 Music Scholarships for African Students

  • 2014 - 2015 Leiden University Excellence Scholarships

  • 2013/14 Rhodes Scholarships

  • 2013 Ted Fellowships for Young Thinkers Worldwide

  • 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

  • 2013/14 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

  • KAAD Scholarships in Germany & Africa

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

  • Postdoctoral Positions in East Africa

  • 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)

  • Fieldwork in Africa - Travel scholarships
  • 2013 Full Undergraduate Scholarships

  • 2013 Scholar Rescue Fund Fellowships
  • 2013 Ochberg Fellowship for Journalists - Worldwide

  • 2013 Google Travel and Conference Grants

  • Travel Grants for Africans 2013

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

  • 2014 McGill University Scholarships (Canada)

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

  • Common Fund for Commodities Grants

  • Max Weber Fellowships

  • Red Umbrella Fund

  • 2013/14 Medicine Scholarships in Africa (Available in Several Universities in Africa)

  • 2014 Full Thai Government Scholarships

    B: Jobs

  • Paid Voluntary Service in Germany (Worldwide applicants of any age can apply!)

  • Paid UN Volunteer Jobs

  • 12000 Teaching Jobs in Kenya

  • ILRI Jobs

    - Post Doctoral Scientist – Livestock Feeds- Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 23 August 2013

    - Scientist – Livestock and Environment - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 8 August 2013

    - Research Program Leader - Ethiopia/Kenya

    Closing Date: Open until Filled

    - Program Leader - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21 August 2013

    - Post-Doctoral Fellow - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21 August 2013

    - Ecosystem Ecologist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21 August 2013

  • Samaritan’s Purse International Jobs

    - Deputy Country Director - Niger

    Closing Date: 30 August 2013

    - Country Director - DRC

    Closing Date: 16th September 2013

  • ACDI/VOCA Jobs

    - International Finance Reporting System Consultant - Liberia

    Closing Date: 7 August 2013

  • VSO Jobs

    - Hospital Laboratory Expert - Tanzania

    Closing Date: 30 August 2013

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - 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

  • Management Sciences for Health Jobs

    - Regional HR Specialist - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 6th September 2013

  • Management Systems International Jobs

    - Deputy Chief of Party, Youth Project - Sudan

    Closing Date: August 8 2013

    - Project Director - Ghana

    Closing Date: 11 August 2013

  • Mercy Corps Jobs

    - Program Manager - Liberia

    Closing Date: 26 August 2013

    - Information and Communication Technology Entrepreneurship Advisor - Libya

    Closing Date: 8th September 2013

  • Scholarship 2017/18

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