Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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9th October 2013, ISSUE #208.

October 2013

" 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.

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A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • 2014 USA Undergraduate Scholarships for Africans

  • 2014 Fully Funded Degree Scholarships for Students from African Universities

  • 2014 Kenya Youth Education Scholarships Fund (Full Sponsorships - Tuition, Meals and Accommodation).

  • 2014 International Undergraduate Scholarships in Canada

  • 2014 World Bank Scholarships for Students of African Descent

  • 2014 AIDS International Conference Scholarships (Attend Aids 2014 Conference in Melbourne Australia on Full Scholarship - 14,000 Delegates from 200 Countries Invited)

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

  • 2014 Scholarships for Women in African Universities & Colleges

  • CUD-CIUF Scholarships in Belgium for Developing Countries (Call for Applications 2014-2015 Now Open)

  • 2014 UNESCO-Aschberg Bursaries for Artists

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

  • 2014 Master Grants for International Students

  • 2014 MSc in Management Scholarships

  • 2014 International Climate Protection Fellowships

  • 400 Short Course Scholarships for Africa - Applications 2014 Now Open!

  • Apply Now for 2014 - 2015 Educational Funding for Women - Sponsorship Worldwide

  • 2014 - 15 Long-Term Master Awards - Full Scholarships

  • 2013/14 Grants to Support University Students in Africa

  • US$15,000 PhD Scholarships Available Worldwide - 2014

  • Fellowships of $20,000 to Support Doctoral Students Worldwide

  • DAAD Special Scholarships for Africans 2014 - 2015

  • 2014 - 2016 Master Scholarships in Wind Energy

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in Animal Nutrition and Feeding

  • Applications invited - IT MSc Scholarships 2014 - 2016

  • 2014-2015 Marine Biodiversity and Conservation Scholarships

  • 2014 - 2016 Master Scholarships in Tourism Management

  • 2014 Call for Scholarship Applications for Women to Study in USA & Canada

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships for African Students

  • 2014 Doctoral Scholarships in Social Sciences for Developing Countries

  • Applications for 2014/15 Chevening Scholarships Now On!

  • 2014-2015 UNESCO/Czech Republic Co-Sponsored Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarships

  • 2014 Quota Scheme Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • 2014 Reach Undergraduate Scholarships

  • 2014-2015 PhD Scholarships for Female Students from Developing Countries

  • 2014-2015 LAWA Scholarships for Women in Africa

  • 2014 2014 International Scholarships for Young Lawyers

  • 2014 PhD Scholarships in Italy

  • 2014 Law School Scholarships for Kenya Students

  • Riara Law School Mashujaa Essay Writing Competition 2013

  • 2013/14 Undergraduate Scholarships at University of Nairobi and Kenyatta University

  • 2014 Full Thai Government Scholarships

  • 2014 African Humanities Program Grants (Funding Available for Dissertation Completion, Books, Workshops & Peer Networking)

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

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

  • 2014 Scholarships for Music

  • 2014 Small Research Grants

  • Leakey Foundation Research Grants for Doctoral Students

  • 2014 Full PhD Scholarships in Law and Economics

  • 2014 Doctoral Scholarships in Law Science and Technology

  • 2014 Fully Funded PhD Scholarships in Germany

  • 2014 African Graduate Fellowships

  • 2014 Human Rights Law Scholarships

  • 2014 African Fellowships (Full Funding for Africans to Study in UK)

  • 2013/14 Wangari Maathai Scholarships

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

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

  • 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 (Support for Dissertation Writing & Other Costs)

  • 2014 Boehringer Ingelheim Fund PhD Scholarships

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

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

  • 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 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)

  • 2013 PhD Scholarships for Africans Registered at African Universities

  • Apply Now for 2014/15 Gates Cambridge Global Scholarships

  • 2013/14 Full Master Degree Scholarships in Netherlands

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

  • Human Rights Watch International Fellowships in USA 2014-2015

  • 2013 VLIR-UOS Scholarships for Citizens from Developing Countries

  • 2013 Peace Revolution Fellowship Program

  • 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!

  • Sponsored Pilot Trainee Programme

  • 2014 - 2015 Leiden University Excellence Scholarships

  • 2013/14 Rhodes Scholarships

  • 2014/15 Irish Aid Fellowship Training Programme

  • Apply for 2013 Mama Cash Grants

  • Undergraduate Scholarships 2013/14

  • 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 Ochberg Fellowship for Journalists - Worldwide

  • 2013 Google Travel and Conference Grants

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

  • 2014 McGill University Scholarships (Canada)

  • Common Fund for Commodities Grants

  • Max Weber Fellowships

    B: Jobs

  • Massive Recruitment of Kenyans into the Kenya Defence Forces (1000s of jobs for those with KCSE D and above)

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

  • Paid UN Volunteer Jobs

  • 12000 Teaching Jobs in Kenya

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Economic Recovery & Development (ERD) Program Manager - Central African Republic

    closing Date: 5th November 2013

    - Children Youth and Protection (CYPD) Coordinator - Burundi

    closing Date: 9 November 2013

    - Grants Manager - Kenya

    closing Date: 21 October 2013

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

    - Administrative Assistant - Kenya

    Closing Date: 30 Oct 2013

    - Investigation Officers - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21, November 2013

    - Human Rights Investigator - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21, November 2013

    - Recruiter - Kenya

    Closing Date: 26 October 2013

    - Programme Assistant - Kenya

    Closing Date: 18 October 2013

    - Secretariat Chief Executive Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 16th October 2013

    - Psychotherapist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 16th October 2013

    - Investigation Officers - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21, November 2013

    - Human Rights Investigator - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21, November 2013

  • Horn Relief Jobs

    - Logistics and Security Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21st October 2013

    - Project Managerr - Kenya

    Closing Date: 18th October, 2013

  • NGO Jobs in Africa

    - Recruiter - Kenya

    Closing Date: 26 October 2013

    - Government Relations Analyst - Kenya

    Closing Date: 31 October 2013

    - Consultant - Kenya

    Closing Date: 11th October 2013

    - Communication and Information Intern - Kenya

    Closing Date: 15th October 2013

  • Save the Children Jobs

    - Data Analyst - Kenya

    Closing Date: 22nd October 2013

    - Financial Accounting Assistant - Kenya

    Closing Date: 11th October 2013

    - Technical Adviser - Kenya

    Closing Date: 22nd October 2013

    - Researcher - Kenya

    Closing Date: 22nd October 2013

    - Finance and Grants Coordinator - Kenya

    Closing Date: 29th October 2013

    - Awards Intern - Kenya

    Closing Date: 29th October 2013

    - Programme Manager – Health & Nutrition - Kenya

    Closing Date: 29th October 2013

    - Logistics Coordinator - Kenya

    Closing Date: 29th October 2013

  • ILRI Jobs

    - Research Technician III (Grain Legumes) Two - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 11 October 2013

    - Research Technician III (Dryland Cereals) Two - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 11 October 2013

    - Senior Administrative Assistant - Kenya

    Closing Date: 18 October 2013

    - Post Doctoral Scientist – Molecular Genetics - Kenya

    Closing Date: 12 October 2013

    - Learning and Development Assistant - Kenya

    Closing Date: 18 October 2013

    - Scientist Molecular Diagnostics – BecA - Kenya

    Closing Date: 10 October 2013

  • Clinton Health Access Initiative Jobs

    - Analyst, Health Financing - South Africa

    Closing Date: 31 October 2013

    - Senior Research Associate - Uganda

    Closing Date: 31 October 2013

    - Analyst, Human Resources for Health - Zambia

    Closing Date: 30th November 2013

  • Samaritan’s Purse International Jobs

    - Program Development Officer - South Sudan

    Closing Date: 31 October 2013

    - Nutrition Program Manager - South Sudan

    Closing Date: 31 October 2013

  • Scholarship 2017/18

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