Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists (2018–2019 Academic Year)

Each year the Swiss Confederation awards Government Excellence Scholarships to promote international exchange and research cooperation between Switzerland and over 180 other countries. Recipients are selected by the awarding body, the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS). The Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships are aimed at young researchers from abroad who have completed a …

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TWAS-CNPq Postgraduate Fellowship Programme

Deadline - 11 August 2017 The National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) in Brasilia, Brazil, and TWAS offer full time postgraduate fellowships to young scientists from developing countries (other than Brazil) who wish to pursue research towards a PhD in natural sciences. Eligibility Applicants for these fellowships must meet the following criteria: There is …

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Apply NOW: Google Policy Fellowship in Europe and Africa

DEADLINE: August 5, 2017 (Africa), August 27, 2017 (Italy pilot) and July 31, 2017 (Brussels pilot) Are you an undergraduate, graduate or law student interested in internet and technology policy? Do you want to get involved in the public dialogue on these issues? If so, the new Google Policy Fellowship pilot programs in Italy, Belgium (Brussels), and three African …

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Microsoft Interns4Afrika Internship Programme for young graduates 2017

APPLY NOW The Interns4Afrika program offers talented young people a unique experience with a dynamic and agile technology organization on the African continent. You will work for 6 months with a Microsoft partner on real projects, collaborating and learning from your colleagues. Whether you’re aspiring for a future in sales, marketing or technology, this is …

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Call for Papers: African Global Experiences

Deadline: February 21, 2018 Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies (formerly The Journal of Pan African Studies; JPAS), a trans-disciplinary on-line peer reviewed scholarly journal devoted to the intellectual synthesis of research, scholarship and critical thought on the African experience around the world, is seeking contributions for a special edition that aims to explore …

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West African Research Association (WARC) Travel Grant.

Application Deadline: September 15, 2017 APPLY HERE The WARC Travel Grant promotes intra-African cooperation and exchange among researchers and institutions by providing support to African scholars and graduate students for research visits to other institutions on the continent. The WARC Travel Grant provides travel costs up to $1,500 and a stipend of $1,500. This competition is open …

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Development-Related Postgraduate Courses (EPOS) | DAAD

With its development-oriented postgraduate study programmes, the DAAD promotes the training of specialists from development and newly industrialised countries. Well-trained local experts, who are networked with international partners, play an important part in the sustainable development of their countries. They are the best guarantee for a better future with less poverty, more education and health …

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Apply to be an AU Youth Volunteer in 2018!

APPLY NOW Deadline: Monday, 31st July 2017 at Midnight GMT+3. The African Union Youth Volunteer Corps (AU-YVC), established in 2010, is a continental development program that promotes youth volunteerism in Africa. The program aims to deepen the status of young people as key actors in Africa’s development targets and goals, enhancing their participation in policy …

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Beiersdorf International Internship Challenge 2017/18 (Fully Funded).

APPLICATION DEADLINE: JULY 15th, 2017. Beiersdorf is inviting applications for International Internship Challenge in Hamburg, Germany. Applicants have to show their motivation and as well as their application, and accompanying CV, Beiersdorf wants to see how motivated interns are. Requirements. In your planned internship period (end of 2017/2018) you are enrolled in a university program …

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Call for Papers – The Irish Journal of Academic Practice (IJAP)

Paper Submission Deadline: 31st Aug 2017 The Irish Journal of Academic Practice (IJAP), the LTTC online peer reviewed journal for pedagogic research and scholarship [learning, teaching, technology and professional development, with special emphasis on innovative practices] is now inviting submissions for Volume No 6, November 2017. The aim of the journal is to provide a platform …

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