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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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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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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MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program

The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program (MCFSP) targets academically qualified, yet economically disadvantaged young people in South Africa, SADC and the rest of Africa, who will contribute to the transformation of the continent. Community service is a necessary component of the Program with all students giving back to disadvantaged communities. The identified scholars need to demonstrate …

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Rhodes Post graduate Scholarships 2018

Deadline:September 30, 2017 The Rhodes Scholarship is a postgraduate award supporting exceptional students from around the world to study at the University of Oxford.The Rhodes Scholarship is the oldest (first awarded in 1902) and perhaps most prestigious international scholarship programme. The Scholarship aims to nurture public-spirited leaders for the world's future. Ninety five outstanding young …

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EVA International Curatorial Scholarship (PostGraduate)

Application deadline: Monday 31 July 2017  Applications are invited for the 2017–2019 EVA International Curatorial Scholarship: MA Practice-Based Research in Curatorial Studies at EVA International in partnership with Limerick School of Art and Design, LIT. EVA International is offering a Research Postgraduate Scholarship to undertake practice-based research within EVA Internat.ional – Ireland’s Biennial of contemporary …

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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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PhD position in survivability and risk reduction of offshore renewable energy systems

Application Deadline: 30 June 2017 Uppsala University is an international research university focused on the development of science and education. Our most important assets are all the individuals who with their curiosity and their dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting work places. Uppsala University has 40,000 students, 7,000 employees and a turnover …

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Apply Now: The Africa Thesis Award 2017

DEADLINE: 9 July 2017 Are you a final-year student who has completed his or her Master's thesis with distinction (80% or higher or a Dutch rating of at least an 8) at a university in Africa or the Netherlands, apply now for the Africa Thesis Award. The award aims to encourage student research and writing on …

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Stanford Africa MBA Fellowship

Deadline is 7 June 2017 (5:00pm Pacific Time Africa is projected to be the world’s second-fastest growing economy by 2020. With growth comes a need for leaders who can address and navigate challenges and opportunities. Stanford GSB is excited to contribute to the region’s human and economic development by educating leaders committed to making an impact …

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