Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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9th January 2014, ISSUE #214.

January 2014

"Accept complete responsibility for your life. From this day forward, refuse to make excuses or blame anyone for anything. Instead, take action to make your goals a reality." ~ Anon.

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A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • World Bank Scholarships - Call for Applications 2014

  • 2014 VLIR-UOS Scholarships for 54 Developing Countries (Masters, Short Training, short Stay & PhD)

  • TechWomen Mentorship Program - Apply Now for 2014 Fully Paid US Mentorship Trips

  • 2014 Free Tour to USA for Artists, Musicians & Students

  • 2014 Climate Change Video Competition

  • 2014 Fisheries Scholarships

  • 2014 Oshwal Aid Scholarships for East Africans

  • 200 KCB Scholarships for 2013 KCPE Students

  • 2014 Family Bank Scholarships for Kenyan Students

  • 2014 Education for Development Scholarships (Up to US$23000 for Studies in Any University Worldwide)

  • WMF 2014 Education Scholarships in Africa (Sponsors Students to Study at a Local University or College)

  • Over 500 Full Scholarships on Offer in 69 UK Universities - 2014/15

  • 2014 Fully-funded Study in Africa Scholarships (Distance Learning)

  • 150 Master & 70 Short Course CUD Scholarships (Call for Applications 2014-2015 Now Open!)

  • 2014 Fully Funded Undergrad & Postgrad Scholarships in France

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

  • 2014 Nelson Mandela Scholarships

  • Scholarships 2014 - 2015 for Outstanding International Students (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)

  • 2014/15 Full African Commonwealth Scholarships

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

  • 140 Undergraduate & Master Scholarships in Sweden 2014 (No Age Limit)

  • 100% Full Fee Trust Africa Scholarships (New call for 2014/15 Applications!)

  • 2014 - 15 LAWA Scholarships for Women in Africa

  • 2014 MA Scholarships in Journalism, Media and Globalisation

  • 2014 - 15 Research Grants in Science, Humanities & Social Sciences

  • Call for 2014 Applications for the African Women Fellowships

  • 2014 Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry Scholarships

  • 2014 - 2015 Google Africa - Bachelors, Masters & PhD Scholarships - Applications Open

  • 2014 ALGANT Doctoral Scholarships

  • 2014 ALGANT Master Scholarships

  • 2014 - 16 Agris Mundus Agriculture Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc in Photonics Scholarships

  • 2014 - 16 Nuclear Fusion Science and Engineering Physics Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc in Environmental Sciences Scholarships

  • 2014 Masters Scholarships in Advanced Robotics

  • 2014 MSc in Animal Breeding and Genetics Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in BioHealth Computing

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in Animal Nutrition and Feeding

  • 2014 Scholarships in Service Engineering

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in Dependable Software Systems

  • 2014 Master in Applied Ecology Scholarships

  • 2014 Women's and Gender Studies Scholarships

  • 2014 Emergency Grants for Women Students

  • 2014 African Peacebuilding Network Research Grants

  • 2014 Travel Grants for Women

  • 2014 Small Grants for Women (Supports Educational Seminars & Workshops etc.)

  • Apply for a Women Grant - 2014

  • 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

  • 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 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 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 - 15 Urban Studies Scholarships

  • Benefit from 2014/15 Korea Government Scholarships

  • 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 MSc in Applied Ecology Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in Transportation & Electrical Power Systems

  • 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 Women Scholarships to Study in USA & Canada

  • Swiss Government Scholarships for Foreign Students 2014-2015

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

  • Apply Now for a 2014 Paid Overseas Volunteer Opportunity

  • Afrika Kommit Young Professionals Programs Sub-Saharan Africans

  • 2014 Equity and Merit Scholarships for Students from Developing Countries

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

  • 2014 Fieldwork in Africa Travel Scholarships

  • 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 UNESCO-Aschberg Bursaries for Artists

  • 2014 MSc in Management Scholarships

  • 2014 International Climate Protection Fellowships

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

  • 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

  • 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 Reach Undergraduate Scholarships

  • 2014-2015 LAWA Scholarships for Women in Africa

  • Leakey Foundation Research Grants for Doctoral Students

  • 2014 Doctoral Scholarships in Law Science and Technology

  • 2014 Human Rights Law Scholarships

  • 2014 Agriculture Scholarships (for students from developing countries)

  • Roothbert Fund Scholarships for International Students in USA

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

  • 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)

  • 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

  • Sponsored Pilot Trainee Programme

  • 2014 - 2015 Leiden University Excellence Scholarships

  • Apply for 2014 Mama Cash Grants

  • 2014 Google Travel and Conference Grants

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

  • 2014 Scholarships for Short Courses in Netherlands

  • 2014 Short Term Exchange Program in Japan for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students

  • 2014 Scholarships in Geospatial Technologies

  • 2014 Master Scholarships in Transportation

  • 2014 MSc in Industrial Management Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Management of IT Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Clinical Linguistics Scholarships

  • 2014 Master of Bioethics Scholarships

  • 2014 MA in International Relations Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Rural Development Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in Surface, Electro, Radiation & Photo-Chemist

  • 2014-2016 MSc Scholarships in Ecohydrology

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in Information and Communication Technologies

  • 2014 Scholarships in Agricultural, Food & Environmental Policy Analysis

  • 2014 MSc in Nuclear Fusion Science and Engineering Physics Scholarships

  • PhD Scholarships in Law Science and Technology

  • 2014 MSc in Material Engineering Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc in Computational Logic Scholarships

  • MA Language and Communication Technologies Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Construction Scholarships

  • 2014 MA Urban Studies Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in Computational Logic

  • 2014 PhD Scholarships in Materials Science and Engineering

  • 2014 PhD Scholarships in Law and Economics

  • 2014 PhD Scholarships in Economics

  • 2014 Washington Fellowships for Young Africans (Fully Sponsored Program for 500 African Youths to US for Leadership Training in 2014 - Applications Now Open!)

  • 2014 Master Scholarships in Tourism Management

  • Full 2014 University Twente Scholarships

  • 2014 Equity Bank Scholarships

    B: Jobs

  • World Bank Junior Professionals Program- Now Hiring

  • Industrial Training Programme & Attachments in Kenya - Davis & Shirtliff Ltd

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

  • Paid UN Volunteer Jobs

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Technical Advisor - Ethiopia

    closing Date: 11 February 2014

  • Save the Children Jobs

    - Programme Operations Manager - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 1st July 2014

    - Head of Sector Strategies and Business Development - Ethiopia

    closing Date: 7 January 2014

    - Award Director - Ethiopia

    closing Date: 7 January 2014

    - CASACA Consortium Manager - Mozambique

    closing Date: 1st July 2014

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

    - African Union Protocol Assistant - Kenya

    Closing Date: 20 February 2014

    - Pastoral Centre Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 10 January 2014

    - Senior Technical Advisor - Kenya

    Closing Date: 5th January, 2014

    - Programme Assistant Jobs - Kenya

    Closing Date: 16 January 2014

    - Driver in Nyanza - Kenya

    Closing Date: January 9, 2014

    - IPSTC Job - Kenya

    Closing Date: 7 January 2014

    - Country Representative Office Demand Coordinator - Kenya

    Closing Date: 17th January 2014

    - Send a Cow and Heifer International Kenya Jobs - Kenya

    Closing Date: January 9th 2014

    - High School Administrative Assistant Job - Kenya

    Closing Date: January 6, 2014

    - Moi University Pension Scheme Resident Engineer Job - Kenya

    Closing Date: 10th January 2014

    - Direct Sales Representatives and Security Manager Job Vacancies - Kenya

    Closing Date: 9th January, 2014

    - Scribes Inc - Kenya

    Closing Date: 15th January 2014

    - Business Executives - Kenya

    Closing Date: 10th January 2014

    - Gardener/Groundsman & Administration Jobs Kenya Office Assistant - Kenya

    Closing Date: 10 January, 2014

    - Ministry of Health Project M&E Officer, ICT Officers, Epidemiologists and Statisticians Jobs - Kenya

    Closing Date: 15th January, 2014

    - Monitoring & Evaluation Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 15th January, 2014

    - Business Development Officer (BDO) - Kenya

    Closing Date: 17th January 2014

    - Senior Enterprise Risk & Compliance Officer Jobs - Kenya

    Closing Date: 17th January 2014

    - Management Trainees Jobs Kenya - Kenya

    Closing Date: 24th January 2014

  • ILRI Jobs

    - Field Research Officer/Data Management Specialist - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: January 15, 2013

    - Business Development Officer - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: January 15, 2013

    - Research Assistant- FSZ - Kenya

    Closing Date: 6 January 2014

    - Systems Developer – Technical Consortium - Kenya

    Closing Date: 6 January, 2014

    - Assistant to the Coordinator – Technical Consortium - Kenya

    Closing Date: 15th January 2014

    - Post-Doc Agro-Economist 'gender and value chains - Kenya

    Closing Date: 24th January 2014

  • Oxfam Jobs

    - Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) Coordinator - Sierra Leonne

    Closing Date: 13th January 2014

    - Programme Quality and Learning Officer - Sierra Leonne

    Closing Date: 13th January 2014

    - Consultancy: Sanitation Technology System for Flood and Flood-prone Areas - Senegal

    Closing Date: January 30th, 2014

  • Handicap International Jobs

    - Assistant Manager Logistics - Burundi

    Closing Date: January 17, 2014

  • Management Systems International Jobs

    - Junior Data Manager - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 10th January 2014

  • Mercy Corps Jobs

    - Conflict Mitigation Advisor - Central African Republic

    Closing Date: 15th February 2014

    - Acting Deputy Country Director - Niger

    Closing Date: 15th February 2014

    - Youth Economic Empowerment Advisor - Morocco

    Closing Date: 20th January 2014

  • FHI360 jobs

    - Chief of Party (Project Director) - Kenya

    Closing Date: 31 January 2014

    - Technical Officer III, Monitoring & Evaluation - Kenya

    Closing Date: 31 January 2014

  • Management Sciences for Health Jobs

    - Director for Country Operations - Gabon

    Closing Date: 19th March 2014

    - Country Project Director - DRC

    Closing Date: 12th March 2014

    - Senior Technical Advisor, Malaria Program/Global Fund Liaison - Burundi

    Closing Date: 3 February 2014

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