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The Aga Khan Foundation Scholarship Programme 2011-2012, Kenya

Published on Nov 30 2010 // Africa, Masters, PhD, Scholarships in Kenya
The Foundation assists students with tuition fees and living expenses only. The cost of travel is not included in AKF scholarships The Aga Khan Foundation provides a limited number of scholarships each year for postgraduate studies to outstanding students from developing countries who have no other means...

First Rand/Laurie Dippenaar Scholarship for International Postgraduate Studies

Published on Nov 24 2010 // Africa, Masters, PhD
Scholarship available to a South African citizen, for study outside South Africa in any discipline at the internationally recognized University of their choice for a Postgraduate degree. What makes this scholarship different from most is not only the personal interest which Laurie Dippenaar takes in...

ATKV Bursary 2011, South Africa

The ATKV, in collaboration with the dawn Trust (DST) this year again offering scholarships and loans to students that certain African-based studies at institutions in South Africa to undertake. This initiative represents the ATKV able to grant awards to be increased to 17 which is a big difference for...

2011 IFAS Research call for application in the humanities and social sciences working, South Africa

IFAS-Research would like to remind research teams, researchers and students in the Human and Social Sciences working on Southern Africa, that all applications for the financing of research works, events, field trips or publications for 2011 must imperatively reach us by email only (research[at]ifas.org.za)...

The Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship: Europe, the Middle East and Africa

Published on Nov 12 2010 // Africa, Europe, Masters, Middle East, PhD, Undergraduate
Dr. Anita Borg (1949–2003) Anita Borg believed that technology affects all aspects of our economic, political, social and personal lives. A technology rebel with a cause, in her life she fought tirelessly to ensure that technology’s impact would be a positive one. It was this vision that inspired...

Claude Leon Foundation International Postdoctoral Fellowship of Science, Engineering and Medical Sciences for South African and Foreign Nationals

Published on Nov 02 2010 // Africa, Postdoctoral, Scholarships in South Africa
The Claude Leon Foundation is a South African charitable trust, resulting from a bequest by Claude Leon (1884 – 1972). The Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme in the Sciences is one of the principal programmes of the Claude Leon Foundation. The Trustees of the Foundation seek to upgrade research at South...

African Humanities Fellowship Program 2011

Applicants must be nationals and residents of a country in sub-Saharan Africa, with a current affiliation at an institution in Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, or Uganda. Funding is available for dissertation completion and for postdoctoral research and writing. Applicants for Dissertation Completion...

2011 L’Oreal-UNESCO Regional Fellowships for Women in Science in Sub-saharan Africa

Published on Oct 23 2010 // Africa, PhD
For the first time in 2009 the For Women in Science Programme is launching of the L’Oréal-UNESCO Regional fellowships “For Women in Science” in Sub-Sahara Africa to assist women scientists in Sub-Saharan to realize important scientific research in all fields of science, engineering and technology....

Grants for Computer Science Meetings in African Countries by TWAS AAS and Microsoft

Published on Oct 19 2010 // Africa, Postdoctoral
TWAS, the academy of sciences for the developing world, is an autonomous international organization, founded in 1983 in Trieste, Italy, by a distinguished group of scientists from the South under the leadership of the late Nobel laureate Abdus Salam of Pakistan. It was officially launched by the secretary-general...

NRF Community Engagement Program, South Africa

The Community Engagement Programme is a competitive programme, which provides the space for research that contributes both to knowledge production within the ambit of community engagement (here community is defined in its broadest sense); as well as research on the processes and dynamics of engagement...