Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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24th November 2013, ISSUE #211.

November 2013

"Always be 'opportunity-ready' - The greatest door-opening opportunities often come in the form of objections." ~ Lisa Washington.

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A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • 2014 USAID Scholarships Kenya

  • 2014 Samsung Global Scholarships Program (Get a Scholarship & 2 Year Work Placement)

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

  • 2014 Afya Bora Global Health Fellowships

  • 2014 Scholarships for Women in African Universities & Colleges - Closing Soon!

  • Full Bursaries for African Nationals - Undergraduate Studies

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

  • Full 2014 MSc Public Health Scholarships & MSc Tourism Management Scholarships(Tuition, Airfare, Monthly Stipends, Thesis & travel Costs Covered)

  • 2014 Funding for Short-term Field Projects, Travel/Training Scholarships and Small Grants for Research and Fieldwork

  • 2014 MSc in Development Studies Scholarships

  • 2014 Malawi Scholarships at Chancellor College

  • 2014 Environmental Studies Commonwealth Scholarships

  • 2014/15 Full MA Education Scholarships

  • 2014/15 Leeds Commonwealth Shared Scholarships

  • 2014 Kings College Commonwealth Scholarships (Full Scholarships for Different Subjects)

  • 2014 MA in African Studies Scholarships

  • 12 Fully-funded LL.M. Scholarships for 2014/15 - USA

  • 12 Fully-funded LL.M. Scholarships for 2014/15 - UK

  • 2014 Fully Funded PhD Scholarships in Germany

  • 2014 MSc Agricultural Sciences Scholarships

  • 2014 Desmond Tutu Master's Scholarship for African Students

  • 2014 Julius Nyerere Master's Scholarships

  • 2014 VIB International PhD Scholarships (International Life Sciences)

  • 2014 Full MA in Education Scholarships

  • 2014 MPhil in Conservation Leadership Scholarships

  • 2014 ISID Scientific Exchange Fellowships

  • 2014-2015 Google Scholarships

  • 2014 UNDEF Grants for NGOs in Developing Countries

  • 2014 STARS Awards for NGOs in Developing Countries

  • 2014 MA Public Policy Scholarships for African Students

  • 2014 Short Stay Scholarships for Young Africans (Applications Accepted from January)

  • 2014 Church Development Scholarships

  • 2014 Doctoral Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • 2014 - 15 Urban Studies Scholarships

  • Benefit from 2014/15 Korea Government Scholarships

  • 2014 - 15 LAWA Scholarships for Women in Africa

  • 2014 Research Grants for East Africa Students

  • 2014 Master and Doctoral Scholarships for Africans

  • 2014 Fully Funded Short Courses in Netherlands

  • Over 400 Funded Workshop / Training for Africans in 2014

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

  • 2014 Nursing Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • 2014 MSc in Applied Ecology Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in Transportation & Electrical Power Systems

  • 2014 Masters in Education Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in Animal Nutrition and Feeding

  • 2014 One World Scholarships Application Form (Full Diploma, Master and PhD Scholarships)

  • 2014/15 Support for Individual Study/Field Work

  • 2014 Undergraduate Scholarships in USA

  • 2014/15 Fully-funded Gates Undergraduate Scholarships

  • 2014 Women Scholarships to Study in USA & Canada

  • Swiss Government Scholarships for Foreign Students 2014-2015

  • 2014-2016 ODI Fellowships for Developing Countries (Get Sponsorship & Work Experience)

  • INSEAD MBA Scholarships for Africans 2014-2015

  • 2014 WARC Travel Grants (Covers Travel Costs up to $1500 and a Stipend of $1500)

  • 2014 Developing Solutions Masters Scholarships

  • Eric Bleumink Fund 2014 Opportunities for Talented Students from Developing Countries

  • 100 Korean Government Scholarships for 2014 (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)

  • 2014 BREMEN TRAC Fellowships for Post-docs

  • 2014 Yale World Fellows Program

  • 2014 - 15 Reuters Worldwide Journalism Fellowships

  • 2014 New Zealand Development Scholarships - Now Accepting Applications!

  • 2014 Research Grants in Science, Humanities & Social Sciences (Available to Individuals, Scholars, & Students)

  • Apply Now for a 2014 Paid Overseas Volunteer Opportunity

  • Become a Leader in the Digital Age - Apply for 2014 Fully Sponsored Short Course in USA

  • Afrika Kommit Young Professionals Programs Sub-Saharan Africans

  • 2014 Masters in International Humanitarian Action Scholarships

  • 2014 Pan-African Awards for Entrepreneurship in Education

  • 2014 Equity and Merit Scholarships for Students from Developing Countries

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

  • 2014 Women Scholarships for Developing Countries (Caters for Women College/University Expenses)

  • 2014 Theological Education Scholarships for Women

  • 2014 Scholarships for African Women (Grants Support Women at Certification, Diploma, or Degree Level)

  • 2014 Angus Sawise Scholarships for Undergraduate Women in Africa

  • 2014 Fieldwork in Africa Travel Scholarships

  • 2014-2015 Irish Aid Masters Scholarships Applications Now Open!

  • 2014 Green Store Challenge Fellowships

  • 2014/15 Scholarships for Nigerian Students

  • 2014 Yale Young Global Scholars (Offers Undergraduate Scholarships in USA)

  • 2014 USA Undergraduate Scholarships for Africans

  • 2014 Fully Funded Degree Scholarships for Students from African Universities

  • 2014 International Undergraduate Scholarships in Canada

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

  • 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

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

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

  • 2014/15 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

  • 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

  • 2014/15 Undergraduate Scholarships at University of Nairobi and Kenyatta University

  • 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)

  • Leakey Foundation Research Grants for Doctoral Students

  • 2014 Full PhD Scholarships in Law and Economics

  • 2014 Doctoral Scholarships in Law Science and Technology

  • 2014 African Graduate Fellowships

  • 2014 Human Rights Law Scholarships

  • 2014/15 Professional Development Grants for Women (Supports Short-term Non-degree Training)

  • 2014 Agriculture Scholarships (for students from developing countries)

  • Roothbert Fund Scholarships for International Students in USA

  • Call for 2014 Applications for the African Women Fellowships

  • 2014/15 Travel Grants (for Short-term Visits - up to 3 Months)

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

  • 2014 MA in Development Management Scholarshipss

  • 2014 Campbell Fellowships for Women from Developing Nations

  • African Women Scholarships in United States & Canada 2014/15

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

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

  • Apply Now for 2014/15 Gates Cambridge Global Scholarships

  • 2014 VLIR-UOS Scholarships for Citizens from Developing Countries

  • 2014 Peace Revolution Fellowship Program

  • 2014 Commonwealth Jubilee Scholarships - Undergraduate & Graduate (All subjects, including medicine!)

  • 2014 European Union free Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • 2014 African Graduate Fellowships Now on Offer!

  • Sponsored Pilot Trainee Programme

  • 2014 - 2015 Leiden University Excellence Scholarships

  • Apply for 2014 Mama Cash Grants

  • 2014/15 Short Course Scholarships (Over 100 Fully Funded Workshops in Europe, Africa & Asia - Each Lasting 2 - 3 Weeks)

  • 2014 Google Travel and Conference Grants

  • 2014 Google Fellowships in Africa (Offers Paid Internships to Undergraduate & Graduate Students)

  • 2014 McGill University Scholarships (Canada)

  • 2014 Scholarships for Short Courses in Netherlands

    B: Jobs

  • *** 2014 Pilot Trainees Needed Urgently ***

  • World Bank Junior Professionals Program- Now Hiring

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

  • University of Lagos Jobs

    - Project Researchers in Humanities/Social Sciences - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 13th December 2013

  • Paid UN Volunteer Jobs

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Field Coordinator - South Sudan

    closing Date: 30 December 2013

  • Relief International Jobs

    - Chief of Party - Senegal

    closing Date: 27 November 2013

    - Finance Manager - Niger

    closing Date: 27 November 2013

    - GEC Communications Officer - Kenya

    closing Date: 22 December 2013

  • VSO Jobs

    - Education Specialist - South Sudan

    closing Date: 30th November 2013

    - Education Adviser - South Sudan

    closing Date: 30th November 2013

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Adviser - Zambia

    closing Date: 30th November 2013

    - Financial Management Adviser - Zambia

    closing Date: 30th November 2013

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Adviser (Ministry of Gender and Child Development) - Zambia

    closing Date: 30th November 2013

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Adviser - Zambia

    closing Date: 30th November 2013

    - Education Management Adviser - Rwanda

    closing Date: 30th November 2013

    - Disability and Inclusion Adviser - Rwanda

    closing Date: 30th November 2013

    - Graphic Design and Print Specialist - Uganda

    closing Date: 30th November 2013

    - Food Technologist - Kenya

    closing Date: 30th November 2013

  • Save the Children Jobs

    - Director of Programme Operations - Egypt

    closing Date: 11th December 2013

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor - Zambia

    closing Date: 11th December 2013

    - Finance and Administration Manager - Zambia

    closing Date: 11th December 2013

    - DFID Education M&E Manager - South Sudan

    closing Date: 11th December 2013

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

    - Investigation Officers - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21, November 2013

    - Human Rights Investigator - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21, November 2013

    - Investigation Officers - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21, November 2013

    - Human Rights Investigator - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21, November 2013

    - Programme Assistant Jobs - UNEP Nairobi - Kenya

    Closing Date: 8 November 2013

    - Home Based Technical Writer & Editor Jobs - Kenya

    Closing Date: 10 Nov 2013

    - IPOA Job Vacancies in Kenya - Investigation Officers - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21, November 2013

    - IPOA Job Vacancies in Kenya - Human Rights Investigator - Kenya

    Closing Date: 21, November 2013

    - Regional Resilience Advisor - Kenya

    Closing Date: 7 December 2013

    - Area Finance & Admin Officer Jobs - Kenya

    Closing Date: 17 December 2013

    - Jobs for Data Assistants in Kenya - Kenya

    Closing Date: 17 December 2013

  • NGO Jobs in Africa

    - Finance and Administration Director - Liberia

    Closing Date: November 30, 2013

    - Deputy Chief of Party - Liberia

    Closing Date: November 30, 2013

    - Senior Business Development Manager - Liberia

    Closing Date: November 30, 2013

  • ILRI Jobs

    - Head of Administration - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 15th December 2013

    - National Technical Specialist (Consultant) – Management Interventions - Uganda

    Closing Date: 6th December 2013

    - National Technical Specialist (Consultant) – Pig Health (ASF) - Uganda

    Closing Date: 6th December 2013

    - National Technical Specialist (Consultant) – Pig Health Parasites - Uganda

    Closing Date: 6th December 2013

    - National Technical Specialist (Consultant) – Pig Breeding Management - Uganda

    Closing Date: 6th December 2013

    - Facilitator - Kenya

    Closing Date: 27 November 2013

    - Capacity Building Support Scientist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 15 December 2013

    - Post Doc Vet Immunologist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 15 December 2013

  • Clinton Health Access Initiative Jobs

    - Analyst, Human Resources for Health - Zambia

    Closing Date: 30th November 2013

  • ICRC Jobs

    - Hausa Interpreter/Translator - Niger

    Closing Date: 31 December 2013

    - Amharic Interpreter/Translator - Eritrea

    Closing Date: 31 December 2013

    - Somali Interpreter / Translator - Kenya

    Closing Date: 31 December 2013

    - Legal Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 29th November 2013

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