OHCHR Minorities Fellowship Programme 2018, Switzerland

Deadline: 30 June, 2018. The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) launched the Minorities Fellowship Programme (MFP) in 2005. Through the MFP, the OHCHR aims to give persons belonging to national or ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities an opportunity to gain knowledge on the UN system and mechanisms dealing with international human …

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University of Dundee PhD Scholarship Programme 2018 : Exploring the impact of protracted refugee displacement & disrupted intergenerational relations on the secure and healthy futures of older people in Uganda and DRC

Deadline: 8 June, 2018 Project Description Overview UNHCR (2017) identified that globally there are over 16 million refugees. The context of displacement is becoming protracted, due to continued instability, and also more complex, in terms of why people are seeking refuge and the condition of high poverty levels in countries hosting refugees. This creates important …

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Irish Research Council Laureate Award PhD scholarships

Deadline: 11 June, 2018. Three Department of History staff members - Dr Isabella Jackson, Dr Immo Warntjes, Dr Francis Ludlow - have been awarded prestigious Irish Research Council (IRC) Laureate Awards, which include funding for PhD students in the following areas: IFCE: The Irish Foundation of Carolingian Europe – the case of calendrical science (computus) …

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The Uptake Data Fellows program for Data Professionals 2018-Funded

Deadline- June 1 2018 The Uptake.org Data Fellows program is a six-month fellowship designed to connect data professionals at non-profits, foundations, and social enterprises to experts in data science and security. The fellowship begins with a week in Chicago where fellows meet with mentors, participate in workshops on topics in data science or security, and …

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IFRA/Sciences Po Research Master Class for Graduate Students in Kano Nigeria 2018 -Fully Funded

Deadline-10th of June, 2018 The masterclass is aimed at PhD students in Social Sciences and Humanities at the beginning of their doctoral studies (1st or 2nd year), who have not yet finished conducting their fieldwork, and at students finishing a research master’s degree and planning to continue with doctoral studies. This masterclass will train students …

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The Japan Africa Scholarship (JADS) Program

Deadline: Application is on-going. The Japan Africa Scholarship (JADS) Program – capacity building in energy sector through skills development for sustainable development– is a joint initiative by the AfDB and Japan that aims at providing two-year scholarship awards to highly achieving African graduate students to enable them to undergo post-graduate studies (i.e. a two-year Master’s …

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APCA MSc and PhD palliative care scholarships for Africa-based healthcare professionals 2018.

Deadline: 14 September, 2018. These scholarships, one MSc and one PhD, will enable students who for financial reasons would otherwise be unable to do so, to attend these highly acclaimed courses. Impact The MSc and PhD in Palliative Care have made a global impact on the volume of high quality research used to inform clinical …

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UNDP SDGs and Her Program 2018

Deadline: June 30, 2018. In 2015, all 193 United Nations member countries signed on to 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to "create the future we want in 2030." SDGs&Her is an online competition for women entrepreneurs to showcase how they are supporting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through their business operations. The objectives of the …

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Bodley Head/Financial Times Essay Prize 2018

Deadline: 10pm GMT on May 31 2018 Bodley Head/Financial Times is delighted to announce that they are now welcoming submissions for the 2018 prize. Criteria The competition is open to anyone between 18 and 35 years old. The judges are looking for a dynamic, authoritative and lively essay of no more than 3,500 words in …

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