Scholarships & Development Opportunities No.11

Scholarships for students from African countries to study Politics and International Relations at the University of Cambridge. This is available to candidates undertaking either a one-year MPhil in International Relations and Politics, or a three-year PhD in a field related to governance and human rights from 2015. The scholarships are jointly funded by the David … More Scholarships & Development Opportunities No.11

Scholarships and Development Opportunities No. 10

(1) THE CULTURES OF RESISTANCE SOAS SCHOLARSHIPS The Cultures of Resistance Network and the American Friends of SOAS (AFSOAS) are providing two postgraduate scholarships in 2014/15 at SOAS, University of London. Valued at £24,000 per student, the scholarships will be used to help their recipients meet the costs of tuition fees at the overseas rate … More Scholarships and Development Opportunities No. 10

Time for Nigeria’s “Big Men” to Give Back to Society

Nigeria’s former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, recently announced that he is offering one undergraduate/postgraduate scholarship to young Nigerians, to cover study within Nigeria or in a foreign institution. The details of the scheme titled “Education Solutions” are available on his website here. The scholarship scheme has been attracting mixed reactions on social media so far– … More Time for Nigeria’s “Big Men” to Give Back to Society

Scholarships, Funding and Development Opportunities No. 6

2013 MASTERS SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE, THE NETHERLANDS University of Twente in The Netherlands offers (Graduate) Masters degree scholarships for students of EU/EEA countries and Non-EU/EEA countries in various fields. UTS awards are limited in number. Students must have undergraduate degree with excellent results and good proficiency skills in English language with requirement of … More Scholarships, Funding and Development Opportunities No. 6

Scholarships, Funding and Development Opportunities (No.4)

UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD CENTRE FOR ISLAMIC STUDIES (OCIS) SCHOLARSHIPS FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS, 2013 The OCIS scholarships have been established by the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies to allow graduates to pursue study of benefit to the Muslim world. The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies is a Recognized Independent Centre of the University of Oxford. It … More Scholarships, Funding and Development Opportunities (No.4)

Scholarships, Funding and Development Opportunities (No.3)

THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY EMERGING GLOBAL LEADER SCHOLARSHIP FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS (AU EGLS) The AU Emerging Global Leader Scholarship promotes educational access and opportunity while enhancing international diversity. Bringing together the best of AU — academic excellence, leadership development, and global engagement — the AU Emerging Global Leader achieves, inspires, and serves with vision. The AU … More Scholarships, Funding and Development Opportunities (No.3)

Scholarships, Funding and Development Opportunities (No.2)

I received an overwhelming number of email responses to the maiden edition of scholarship, funding and other development opportunities’ series started last week. Some of the messages I am yet to respond to. However, I have to say I am encouraged at the tremendously positive feedback, some with very helpful suggestions for improvement and many … More Scholarships, Funding and Development Opportunities (No.2)

Scholarships, Funding and Development Opportunities (No.1)

This blog is starting a new weekly series where scholarships, funding and other development opportunities will be posted here. This is because I usually come across such openings, some with specific requirements for the profile of candidates who can apply, but most times I am unsure of what to do with the information or who … More Scholarships, Funding and Development Opportunities (No.1)