Applications Open for 2018 OSISA Scholarships for African Women Media Leaders!

Deadline: 24 November 2017 The Sol Plaatje Institute (SPI) for Media Leadership at Rhodes University in South Africa, in collaboration with the Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (OSISA) invites applications for 10 postgraduate scholarships from Southern African women media leaders who wish to study media management at the SPI for Media Leadership in 2018. The PDMM is equivalent to an honours degree, it is pegged at Level 8 on the National Qualifications Framework set by South … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundations: Disability Rights Scholarship Program

Deadline: 1 December 2017 The Open Society Foundations is seeking applications for its Disability Rights Scholarship Program to provide yearlong awards for master’s degree study to disability rights advocates, lawyers, and educators to develop new legislation, jurisprudence, policy, research, and scholarship to harness the innovations and opportunities offered by the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). Benefits The fellowship provides: tuition … [Read more...]

Applications Open for STEM Scholars Program!

Deadline: 9 November 2017 The Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation is inviting applications for its STEM Scholars Program for education. If applicants are an exceptional student with a passion for Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) and appli are curious, creative, and determined to pursue their dreams regardless of applicants circumstances, the Al Ghurair STEM Scholars Program can offer applicants the scholarship and support system applicants need to realize their goals. The Foundation … [Read more...]

Applications Open for WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation!

Deadline: 13 January 2018 Applications are open for the WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships (PBS) which is awarded to individuals from developing/emerging economies (East and South) who wish to pursue formal studies or mid-career professional training in the field of nature conservation. The aim of the WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation (PBS) is to provide financial support to individuals wishing to pursue short-term professional training or formal studies that will help … [Read more...]

The King Baudouin Foundation: Providing Scholarships to Students from Developing Countries

Deadline: 23 October 2017 The King Baudouin Foundation is inviting applicants for its Scholarships Elisabeth & Amelie Fund to provide Grants for students from developing countries studying in Belgium. Over the last three years the Elisabeth & Amelie Fund has supported  sustainable water management in developing countries by financing on-the-spot internships for students from developing countries who are studying in Belgium. The Elisabeth & Amelie Fund takes into consideration an … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Disability Rights Scholarship Program 2018!

Deadline: 1 December 2017 Applications are open for "Disability Rights Scholarship Program 2018". The program’s objective is to provide disability rights advocates and lawyers with the necessary expertise to develop new legislation, jurisprudence, policy, research, and scholarship to harness the innovations and opportunities offered by the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). With the knowledge and networks gained through the program, their expect that … [Read more...]

Chevening Scholarship Program: Offering Opportunity to Future Leaders to Study in UK

Deadline: 7 November 2017 Applications are open for Chevening Scholarship program that offers future leaders the unique opportunity to study in the UK. These scholarships are awarded to outstanding professionals from applicant's country and beyond to pursue a one-year master’s degree in any subject at any UK university. Benefits Chevening provides fully-funded scholarships, leaving applicant free to focus on achieving their professional goals and enjoying the experience of a lifetime. … [Read more...]

Google Women Techmakers Scholars Program 2018-2019: Creating Gender Equality

Deadline: 1 December 2017 Applications are open for Women Techmakers Scholars Program 2018-2019 – formerly the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Program – Google is furthering Dr. Anita Borg’s vision of creating gender equality in the field of computer science by encouraging women to excel in computing and technology and become active leaders and role models in the field. Elements Scholarship: An academic scholarship, awarded based on academic performance, leadership, and impact on … [Read more...]

MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program for Sub-saharan African

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Michigan State University for master’s students is open to students who have already completed a bachelor's degree at an African university and are residents or citizens of an African country. This program targets academically qualified yet economically disadvantaged young people in Africa who will contribute to the transformation of the continent. Through leadership and career training, financial, academic, social, and … [Read more...]

Young African Scholars Program: Addressing Issues on Violence, Aggression and Dominance

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The Harry Frank Guggengeim Foundation is seeking applications for its “Young African Scholars Program”, which will provide both research grants to established scholars and dissertation fellowships to graduate students. The program includes a methods workshop, editorial and publication assistance, and sponsorship at an international conference to present research findings. Benefits Program will provide research grant of upto $2,000 USD each. Eligibility … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: United States–South Pacific Scholarship Program

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The United States–South Pacific Scholarship Program, authorized by the U.S. Congress and funded by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, is a competitive, merit-based scholarship program that provides opportunities for Master’s and Bachelor’s degree study at the University of Hawai‘i in fields that are directly relevant to the development needs of Pacific island countries. It will also enable the recipients to obtain a broader … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Mo Dewji Foundation Scholarship Program!

Deadline: 20 October 2017 The Mo Dewji Foundation has opened applications for it's Scholarship Program to provide scholarships to outstanding high school students planning to pursue higher education, which cover four years of undergraduate college. The scholarship program is intended to create a community of passionate students and provide them with the capacity to achieve their greatest potential. Focus Areas Promoting education in order to create a pathway for the population, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Gates Cambridge Scholarship Program!

Deadline: 11 October 2017 Gates Cambridge is inviting applicants for its Scholarship Program to build a global network of future leaders committed to improving the lives of others. The Gates Cambridge Scholarship Program was established in October 2000 by a donation of US$210m from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the University of Cambridge; this is the largest ever single donation to a UK university. Scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to … [Read more...]

National Youth Development Agency: Inviting Applicants for Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) is seeking applicants for its Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund that is offering scholarships to youth under 35 years of age to give them an opportunity to study at public universities or university of technologies across South Africa. The Fund seeks to avail financial support to youth to enable them to pursue quality education in an institution of higher learning with youth in rural areas as primary … [Read more...]

The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Abroad Program: Offering Full Scholarships to School Students and Recent Graduates

Deadline: 5 December 2017 The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Abroad program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is offering American high school students and recent graduates full scholarships to study for one academic year in countries with significant Muslim populations. The YES Abroad program is a cultural exchange between the U.S. and countries with significant Muslim populations. YES Abroad participants live with a host … [Read more...]

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation: Inviting Applicants for College Scholarship Program

Deadline: 14 November 2017 The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is inviting applicants for its College Scholarship Program that is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation's best four-year colleges and universities. Selected from a nationwide pool of applicants, up to 40 students will become Jack Kent Cooke Scholars and have access to funding for up to four years for undergraduate … [Read more...]

Mohamed Dekkak: Inviting Applicants for Peace & Tolerance Scholarship Award

Deadline: 31 December 2017 Mohamed Dekkak, a Moroccan businessman, investor, art collector, cultural even promoter and philanthropist; is inviting applicants for its Peace & Tolerance Scholarship Award . A Moroccan expat, he is best known as the Chairman and Founder of Adgeco Group of Companies. Mohamed Dekkak has been overseas for an extended period. He is a business professional and a successful Moroccon entrepreneur with high academic & business qualifications; Mohamed Dekkak … [Read more...]

University of Ghana: Inviting Applicants for Fondazione Edu Scholarship

Deadline: 20 October 2017 The University of Ghana is inviting applicants for its Fondazione Edu Scholarship to promote young people's access to higher education in developing countries namely Africa. The scholarship is focused on the disciplines of technical-scientific and agronomic. They offer African students the opportunity to access higher education in their country of origin. They not only support individual growth paths, but also the creation of professionalism that can, in the long run, … [Read more...]

Apply for African Leaders of Tomorrow (ALT) Scholarship Program!

Deadline: 13 October 2017 Applications are open for African Leaders of Tomorrow (ALT) Scholarship Program that supports young African professionals to become leaders in public policy and administration. This Program commemorates the late Nelson Mandela’s commitment to social justice and equity. Components The ALT Scholarship has two components: An academic component in which the scholars will: Complete a one to two year Master’s level program in public administration, public … [Read more...]

International Volunteer HQ: Inviting Applicants for Wildlife & Conservation Volunteer Abroad Scholarship

Deadline: 13 September 2017 The International Volunteer HQ is inviting applicants for its Wildlife & Conservation Volunteer Abroad Scholarship to support the protection and conservation of our natural environment and species in 20 destinations around the world. This Scholarship is supported by Global Travel Academy and World Nomads. Types of Projects Animals & Wildlife Conservation Projects Coastal & Marine Conservation Projects Jungle & Forest Conservation … [Read more...]