Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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21st March 2014, ISSUE #219.

March 2014

"We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations." ~ Charles R. Swindoll.

*** How to Get a Scholarship in 2014! ***

*** How to Write a Good CV. ***

*** 2014 PwC Graduate & Final Year Undergraduate Students Recruitment in East Africa - No Experience Necessary ***

A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • Mwalimu Nyerere African Union Scholarships (Special 2014 Call for Scholarship Applications to Study in African Universities)

  • 2014 Chancellor’s Scholarships for Kenya University Students

  • 2014/2015 Government of the Slovak Scholarships (Full Bachelor’s, Master’s & PhD Scholarships)

  • 2014/15 Russia Government Scholarships (Undergrad & Postgrad Including Medicine)

  • 2014 Full Scholarships for Short Courses in Belgium (Road Safety Training Scholarships)

  • 2014 RUFORUM Scholarships in JKUAT Kenya for Kenyan & Foreign Students (Scholarship applications accepted in the next 1 week only!)

  • 2014 Study in Africa PhD Fellowships (Full Scholarships to Study at a Local University)

  • 2014 LLM Scholarships in Internet Law and Policy

  • 2014 MSc Integrated Environmental Management Scholarships

  • 2014 Edinburgh Distance Learning Masters Scholarships

  • 2014 MA Online Degree Scholarships

  • NextGen Scholarships for International High School Students in USA

  • 2014 Master Scholarships in Public Health for Eye Care

  • 2014 MSc Tropical Forestry – Distance Learning Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Clinical Trials by Distance Learning Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Global Health Policy Scholarships - Distance Learning

  • 2014 Fully-funded Study in Africa Scholarships (African Commonwealth Scholarships)

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in Poverty Reduction

  • 2014 MSc International Construction Management Scholarships

  • 2014 MSc Gerontology Scholarships

  • 2014 Africa PhD Scholarships

  • 2014 Mo Ibrahim Foundation PhD Scholarships for African Students

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in Molecular Biology

  • 2014 Full Scholarships for Short Courses in Belgium (Audiovisual Learning Materials)

  • 2014 Short Course Scholarships (Full Training Scholarships in Europe)

  • 2014 Undergraduate & Postgraduate Medicine Scholarships

  • 100 Undergraduate Scholarships in Korea for 2014

  • 2015 African Guest Researcher Scholarships

  • 600 Graduate Scholarships in Korea 2014/2015

  • 2014 Master and PhD Scholarships in Ethiopia (Study in Ethiopia & Germany)

  • 2014 Heilongjiang Government Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarships

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

  • 2014 Commonwealth Essay Competition

  • 2014 Support for Young African Women Leaders

  • 2014 Anzisha Prize for Young African Entrepreneurs

  • 2014 Russia Government Scholarships

  • 2014 Turkish Government Scholarships for Undergraduate & Graduate (Master/PhD) Studies (800 Scholarships Available)

  • 2014 College, Technical, Industrial, Vocational and Entrepreneurship Training (TIVET) Tertiary Institutions Scholarships

  • 2014 PhD Scholarships in Global Change and Climate Economics

  • 2014 Absolventa Scholarships

  • 2014/15 Grants Funding - Call for NGOs to Apply for Funding

  • 2014 Woman PeaceMaker and Peace Writer - Call for Applications Now Open

  • 2014 Aid to the Church in Need

  • 2014 Fully Paid OPEC Undergrad/Postgrad Scholarships (Student Ages 23 - 32) - Applications Now Open!

  • 2014 Rattansi Bursaries for Kenya Students
  • 2014 Fashion Matters MA Scholarships
  • 2014 Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition

  • 2014 MSc in Governance and State-building Scholarships for African Students

  • 2014 MSc Public Health in Developing Countries Scholarships

  • 2014/15 Masters Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine

  • 2014/15 RUFORUM Graduate Research Grants

  • 2014 University of Nairobi Scholarships

  • 2014 World Summit Youth Awards

  • 2014 Aga Khan Foundation Scholarships

  • 2014 UCL Global Excellence Graduate Scholarships
  • 2014 African Commonwealth Scholarships

  • 2014 Undergraduate Scholarships at USIU Kenya

  • 2014 KAAD Scholarships in Africa & Germany

  • 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)

  • 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 Rotary World Peace Scholarships

  • 2014 Development in Africa Scholarships

  • 2014 Wildlife Conservation Research Fellowships

  • Applications Now Open - African Graduate Scholarships 2014/15

  • 2014 Government Scholarships (Full Scholarships from Various Governments)

  • 2014 Malaysian Government Scholarships for International Students

  • Imperial College PhD Scholarships 2014/15 Academic Year - Now open!

  • 2014/15 Kofi Annan Fellowship for Students from Developing Countries (All Expenses Paid)

  • 2014 Oshwal Aid Scholarships for East Africans

  • 2014 Nelson Mandela Scholarships

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

  • 2014/15 Full African Commonwealth Scholarships

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

  • 2014 Women's and Gender Studies Scholarships

  • 2014 African Peacebuilding Network Research Grants

  • 2014 Travel Grants for Women

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

  • 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 Malawi Scholarships at Chancellor College

  • 2014 MA in African Studies Scholarships

  • 2014 Fully Funded PhD Scholarships in Germany

  • 2014 Desmond Tutu Master's Scholarship for African Students

  • 2014 Julius Nyerere Master's Scholarships

  • 2014 STARS Awards for NGOs in Developing Countries

  • 2014 Church Development Scholarships

  • 2014 Research Grants for East Africa Students

  • 2014 Fully Funded Short Courses in Netherlands

  • Over 400 Funded Workshop / Training for Africans in 2014

  • 2014 Developing Solutions Masters Scholarships

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

  • 2014 BREMEN TRAC Fellowships for Post-docs

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

  • Apply Now for a 2014 Paid Overseas Volunteer Opportunity

  • 2014 Equity and Merit Scholarships for Students from Developing Countries

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

  • DAAD Special Scholarships for Africans 2014 - 2015

  • 2014 MSc Scholarships in Animal Nutrition and Feeding

  • 2014-2015 Marine Biodiversity and Conservation Scholarships

  • 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 Human Rights Law Scholarships

  • 2014 Agriculture Scholarships (for students from developing countries)

  • 2014 VLIR-UOS Scholarships for Citizens from Developing Countries
  • 2014 Commonwealth Jubilee Scholarships - Undergraduate & Graduate (All subjects, including medicine!)

  • Sponsored Pilot Trainee Programme

  • 2014 - 2015 Leiden University Excellence Scholarships

  • Apply for 2014 Mama Cash Grants

  • 2014 Google Travel and Conference Grants

  • 2014 Scholarships for Short Courses in Netherlands

  • 2014 MSc Management of IT Scholarships
  • Full 2014 University Twente Scholarships

  • 2014 Bocconi Undergraduate Scholarships

  • 50 Tilburg University Scholarships

  • 2014 NGOs Small Grants

  • 2014-2015 Julius Nyerere Master's Scholarships

  • World Bank Scholarships - Call for Applications 2014

    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 (Volunteers Serve as UN Staff Around the Globe. Be One!)

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Women’s Protection and Empowerment (WPE) Manager - South Sudan

    closing Date: 24 March 2014

  • Save the Children Jobs

    - Programme Operations Manager - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 1st July 2014

    - CASACA Consortium Manager - Mozambique

    closing Date: 1st July 2014

  • Miscellaneous Jobs in Kenya

    - Regional African Markets Manager Jobs - Kenya

    Closing Date: 1 April 2014

    - Field Officer Vacancies - Kenya - Kenya

    Closing Date: 29 March 2014

    - Kenyan Jobs - Recruiting Research Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: April 10, 2014

    - FPEAK General Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 28th March 2014

    - Monitoring & Evaluation Fellowship - Kenya

    Closing Date: September 1 2014

    - Tullow Oil Social Investment Supervisors, HR Advisor – Field Based & Community Liaison Officers - Kenya

    Closing Date: 26th March 2014

    - Regional African Markets Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 1 April 2014

    - Field Officer Vacancies - Kenya

    Closing Date: 29 March 2014

    - Kenyan Jobs - Livestock Technical Advisors - Kenya

    Closing Date: 31st March 2014

    - Cultural Orientation Program Assistant - Kenya

    Closing Date: 26 March 2014

    - Sacco CEO - Kenya

    Closing Date: 28th March 2014

    - COMESA Secretary - Kenya

    Closing Date: 31st March, 2014

    - Regional (African) Markets Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 15th April 2014

    - Social Enterprises Associates - Kenya

    Closing Date: 30 May 2014

    - Ramco Group - Multiple Job Openings & Internships - Kenya

    Closing Date: 31st March 2014

    - Program Associate Jobs in Kenya (Embu & Kisumu) - Kenya

    Closing Date: 18th April 2014

    - Kenya Jobs for Medical Officers - Kenya

    Closing Date: May 15th 2014

    - HIV Prevention Officers Jobs in Kenya - Kenya

    Closing Date: May 15th 2014

    - Kenyan Jobs - Maternity Nurse Jobs/Vacancies - Kenya

    Closing Date: May 15th 2014

    - Kakamega County - Kenya

    Closing Date: 3rd April, 2014

    - NGO Area Coordinator - Kenya

    Closing Date: April 20th 2014

    - Clinical Officer - Anesthetist - Kenya

    Closing Date: May 15th 2014

    - AirWorks Engineer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 30th March 2014

    - NGO Jobs Project Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 28th March 2014

  • ILRI Jobs

    - Senior/Principal Scientists Livestock genetics and informatics - Kenya & Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 20 April 2014

    - Analytical Chemist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 25 March 2014

    - Analytical Chemist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 25 March 2014

    - Epidemiologist/ Food Safety Expert - Zambia

    Closing Date: 26 March 2014

    - Graduate Fellowship - Kenya

    Closing Date: 31 March 2014

  • Oxfam Jobs

    - Associate Country Director - Niger

    Closing Date: April 6th, 2014

    - Country Director - South Sudan

    Closing Date: 1 April 2014

  • FHI360 jobs

    - Technical Advisor - Burundi

    closing Date: 31 March 2014

  • Chemonics International Jobs

    - Chief of Party - Congo

    Closing Date: 13 April 2014

    - Chief of Party - Morocco

    Closing Date: March 31, 2014

    - Technical specialists - South Africa

    Closing Date: March 24, 2014

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Women’s Protection and Empowerment (WPE) Manager - South Sudan

    Closing Date: 24 March 2014

    - Community Case Management Manager - South Sudan

    Closing Date: 11 May 2014

    - Head of Office (Short Term) - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 14 May 2014

    - Protection Coordinator - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 13 May 2014

    - Women's Protection and Empowerment Program Advisor - DRC

    Closing Date: 30 April 2014

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Finance Coordinator - South Sudan

    Closing Date: 28 March 2014

    - Country Director - South Sudan

    Closing Date: 28 Mar 2014

  • Scholarship 2017/18

    Undergraduate Scholarships,
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