“Understanding the Ebola Virus” Global Education Platform launches Free Online Course on Ebola Awareness

Ebola Facts

On August 8th 2014, the World Health Organization declared an international public health emergency as a result of the Ebola outbreak. A Free Course on “Understanding the Ebola Virus” has been launched with the aim of helping to spread awareness and knowledge of the Ebola Virus, its dangers and threats, and information on how to […]

Australian Awards Fellowships for Developing countries 2015/2016

Scholarship Name: Australian Awards Fellowship [formerly Australian Leadership Awards Fellowships] Brief description 2015 Australia Awards Fellowships for Students from Africa, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, the Caribbean and the Middle East Eligible Field of Study Australian Awards Fellowship support a wide variety of areas and sectors. Australian organizations are encouraged to design programs that address priority areas, […]

Undergraduate & Masters MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program at University of California, Berkeley USA 2015

Scholarship Name: MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program at University of California, Berkeley USA 2015 Brief description At University of California Berkeley, the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program will provide holistic support – financial, academic, social, and career counselling – to 113 students from Sub-Saharan Africa from 2012 to 2020. UC Berkeley will receive $30 million in funding […]

MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Wellesley College, USA 2015

Bachelors Degree for (women) According to Wellesley College President H. Kim Bottomly, the goals of The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program align well with the mission of the College, which is renowned for educating many of the world’s women leaders. As part of the Scholars Program, Wellesley will provide nine (9) African women with comprehensive support […]

The United Nations – The Nippon Foundation of Japan Fellowship Programme 2015/2016

Scholarship Name: UN – The Nippon Foundation of Japan Fellowship Programme 2015/2016 About Scholarship On 22 April 2004, the United Nations and The Nippon Foundation of Japan concluded a trust fund project agreement to provide capacity-building and human resource development to developing States Parties and non-Parties to UNCLOS through a new Fellowship Programme. The Programme […]

2015 Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Countries – Masters and PhD

commonwealth scholarship

Scholarship Name: Commonwealth Scholarships for developing Commonwealth country citizens Brief description 2015 Applications are now open for the CSC Commonwealth Scholarships for Masters and PhD students from developing Commonwealth countries to study in UK, funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID). Accepted Subject Areas? All subject areas are eligible, although the CSC’s selection criteria give priority […]

Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) – Masters, PhD and Short Courses for Developing Countries 2014/2015

Scholarship Name: Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) Brief description 2014/2015 Fellowship programme in Netherlands for Masters, PhD and Short Courses applicants from Developing Countries Accepted Subject Areas? The NFP offers you three sub-programmes to choose from: Master’s degree programmes Short courses PhD studies What is this Scholarship about? The Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP), funded by the […]

Google RISE Awards 2015 Application – Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science

Google RISE Awards 2013

Google RISE – Roots in Science and Engineering – Awards are designed to promote and support Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) and Computer Science (CS) education initiatives. The internet search giant grant awards to organizations working with K-12 (primary & secondary schools) and university students to provide enrichment programs in these fields. Google believes that […]

Application Still Open for APO Media Award for African Bloggers and Journalists – Only Two Weeks to Entry Deadline

apo media award

Only two weeks remain in the “Call for Entry” for the 2014 APO Media Award. The first-place winner will be presented with $500 a month for one year, one laptop and one intercontinental flight ticket to a destination of his or her choice as well as one year of access to over 600 airport VIP […]

University of Oxford UK Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme for Developing Countries 2015/2016

University of Oxford

Scholarship Name:Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme at University of Oxford Brief description The University of Oxford is offering the Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme for students from select developing countries 2015/2016 Eligible Field of Study Various courses offered at the university About Scholarship The Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme is a joint initiative between the UK Department for […]

1,000 Heinrich Boll Foundation Scholarships for International Students, Germany – Undergraduate, Masters & PhD – 2014/2015

Scholarship Name: Heinrich Boll Scholarships for International Students Brief description Approximately 1, 000 Heinrich Böll Foundation International Scholarships for Undergraduates, Graduates, and PhD Students to study at Universities in Germany 2014/2015 Accepted Subject Areas? Any subject area is applicable About Scholarship The Heinrich Böll Foundation grants scholarships to approximately 1,000 undergraduates, graduates, and doctoral students […]

Kofi Annan €58,000 MBA Fellowship for Developing Countries to Study at ESMT Berlin, Germany 2014/2015

Kofi Annan fellowship

Scholarship Name: Kofi Annan Fellowship for outstanding leadership potentials from developing countries Brief description The Kofi Annan Business School Foundation offers fellowship grant for an emerging leader from a developing country for a one-year full-time MBA education at European School of Management and Technology (ESMT) in Berlin, Germany 2013/2014 Eligible Fields Masters in Business Administration […]