Ruth First Educational Trust Scholarship: Inviting Southern African Students

Deadline: 15 March 2018 The Ruth First Educational Trust is seeking applications for its Scholarship program to enable southern African students from historically disadvantaged backgrounds to undertake postgraduate study at the University of Durham. Southern Africa is defined for this purpose as comprising the following countries: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Republic of South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Scholarships make an important contribution towards … [Read more...]

Apply for the Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship 2018!

Deadline: 8 April 2018 Applications are now open for  the Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship 2018 which offers financial assistance for students who aspire to pursue a career in journalism and media. AAJA and Facebook has partnered for the commitment to support quality journalism that strengthens and connects communities. Facebook has awarded AAJA $250,000 to provide $50,000 in scholarships across five years. Funding information AAJA will award five scholarships worth $10,000 … [Read more...]

Applications Open for All Bar None Scholarship 2018!

Deadline: 2 April 2018 Are you aged 18-30? Do you have a passion for world issues and evidenced commitment to making a positive change?​ If yes, then apply for the All Bar None Scholarship 2018. One Young World is seeking applications for its All Bar None Scholarship 2018 that is an initiative designed to ensure that outstanding young people from every country in the world are represented at the One Young World Summit 2018 in The Hague. One Young World have selected 125 countries that have … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Mauritian Nationals under Africa Scholarship Scheme 2018-2019!

Deadline: 20 February The government of India is inviting applications from suitably qualified Mauritian nationals for the award of 92 scholarships at undergraduate  and postgraduate levels for Academic Year 2018/2019 under the Africa Scholarship Scheme 2018-2019. Courses Science & Engineering Economics/Commerce Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences Indian Languages Indian Philosophy Performing Arts Eligibility Criteria For Bachelor’s Degree SC/GCE ‘O’ … [Read more...]

Applications Open for GSK Scholarships for Future Health Leaders!

Deadline: 18 February 2018 London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is inviting applications for its GSK Scholarships for Future Health Leaders. Three scholarships are offered to support the training and development of the next generation of leaders in global health, and strengthen the capacity of health systems and health-related research in Africa. These highly competitive scholarships are available to applicants intending to study on a one-year, full-time, London-based MSc … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Commonwealth Master’s Scholarships!

Deadline: 22 February 2018 Applications are open for Commonwealth Master’s Scholarships that are funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) that enable talented and motivated individuals to gain the knowledge and skills required for sustainable development, and are aimed at those who could not otherwise afford to study in the UK. Themes Areas Science and technology for development Strengthening health systems and capacity Promoting global prosperity … [Read more...]

Apply for Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships!

Deadline: 15 February 2018 Applications are open for Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships that are funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) that enable talented and motivated individuals to gain the knowledge and skills required for sustainable development, and are aimed at those who could not otherwise afford to study in the UK. Themes Areas Science and technology for development Strengthening health systems and capacity Promoting global prosperity … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Yale Young African Scholars Program!

Deadline: 6 February 2018 The Yale University is seeking applications for its “2018 Yale Young African Scholars Program” that is an intensive academic and enrichment program designed for African secondary school students planning to pursue tertiary education and who wish to make meaningful impact as young leaders on the continent. YYAS 2018 will be held in two locations: Rwanda: 29 July - 07 August Ghana: 11 August - 20 August Benefits There is no cost to students to participate … [Read more...]

Apply for ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention, Inc. Academic Scholarship!

Deadline: 1 July 2018 ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention, Inc. is currently inviting applications for its Academic Scholarship with an aim to increase the number of women studying and influencing the future of science, including technology, engineering and math. This scholarship is open to persons who identify as female. Graduate and undergraduate students enrolling or continuing in STEM fields of study at accredited universities in the 2018-19 academic year are welcome to … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program!

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program provides a multifaceted experience designed to not only address the financial needs of minority students who aspire to attend college but to also provide comprehensive mentoring services through its 42 Strategies for Success Curriculum. Components Up to $30,000 over four-years to complement the financial aid they receive from their colleges and universities. Hands-on mentoring by volunteer Scholar Advisory … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Point Foundation Scholarship Program!

Deadline: 29 January 2018 Point Foundation (Point) is the nation’s largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) students of merit. Point promotes change through scholarship funding, mentorship, leadership development, and community service training. Point Foundation empowers promising lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer students to achieve their full academic and leadership potential – despite the obstacles often put before … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship!

Deadline: 10 January 2018 Applications are open for Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship that supports students who are underrepresented among the US study abroad population. FEA makes life-changing, international experiences accessible to all by supporting minority, community college, and first-generation college students before, during, and after they participate in education abroad programs. Funding Information FEA will award scholarships of up to $5,000 to students who study abroad … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Iflexion Scholarship Program!

Deadline: 31 December 2017 Applications are open for "Iflexion Scholarship Program" to support college seniors, undergraduate and postgraduate students in their educational aspirations. Iflexion will award the sum of $1,000 (or equivalent in other currencies) to one selected applicant in January 2018. Topic “How Mobile Technology will change Retail in 5 years”. Eligibility Criteria Applicant must be at least 18 years old. Applicant must be enrolled full-time as a college senior, … [Read more...]

Call for Applications 2018: Africa Science Leadership Programme (ASLP)

Deadline: 5 January 2018 The University of Pretoria in partnership with the Global Young Academy, funded by the Robert Bosch Stiftung, is seeking applications for its initiative “The Africa Science Leadership Programme (ASLP)” to serve early to mid-career researchers in basic and applied science, engineering, social sciences, arts and the humanities. The Programme aims to grow mid-career African academics in the areas of thought leadership, team development, engagement and collaboration, with … [Read more...]

Apply for a Scholarship to Attend AIDS Conference 2018!

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The AIDS Conference 2018 organizers are seeking applications in order to provide scholarships to applicants to attend the AIDS Conference 2018. Through the Scholarship Programme, the conference organizers commit to make the AIDS 2018 conference accessible to people from resource-limited settings, researchers, young key and vulnerable populations and community representatives. Priorities Those whose participation will help enhance their work in their own … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundation: Accepting Applications for Graduate Scholarships at Central European University

Deadline: 1 February 2018 Applications are now being accepted for master’s and doctoral scholarships at Central European University. Graduate students and faculty from around the world come together in Budapest to engage in interdisciplinary education, pursue advanced scholarship, and address some of society’s most vexing problems. The Central European University in Budapest is an internationally recognized institution of postgraduate education established by George Soros and supported by the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for STEM Scholars Program!

Deadline: 14 January 2018 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 applicants are curious, creative, and determined to pursue their dreams regardless of applicant circumstances, the Al Ghurair STEM Scholars Program can offer applicants the scholarship and support system applicants need to realize their goals. The … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Cairo: 2018 Study of the United States Institutes (SUSI) for Scholars Program

Deadline: 17 December 2017 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy has announced “2018 Study of the United States Institutes (SUSI) for Scholars program” for university faculty and other related scholars. Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars (SUSIs) are intensive post-graduate level academic programs with integrated study tours whose purpose is to provide foreign university faculty and other scholars the opportunity to deepen their understanding of U.S. society, culture, values, and … [Read more...]

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...]