Commonwealth launches Young Professionals Programme – Opportunity for Young People to Contribute in International Development and Democracy

The Commonwealth Secretariat has launched a Young Professionals Programme as part of its ongoing commitment to youth development and empowerment. Under the programme, qualified young people from Commonwealth member countries are given the opportunity to contribute to the Commonwealth’s work in international development and democracy, and to build their skills in its culturally diverse, professional […]

Commonwealth Youth Awards open for 2015 nominations

Commonwealth Youth Award

Each year CYP of the Commonwealth Secretariat funds Commonwealth Youth Awards in UK. Students of commonwealth countries are eligible for this award. The Commonwealth Youth Awards, which encourage and sustain investment in youth-led development, are open for 2014 nominations. Youth workers are encouraged to nominate young people, who are driving innovative projects in any number […]

APPLY for UN Youth Volunteer Programme in Germany 2015

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programmme is awarded to young people from the UN member States interested in contributing to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide. UNV contributes to peace and development by advocating for recognition of volunteers, working with partners to integrate volunteerism into development programming, and mobilizing an increasing number and diversity of […]

Application is Open for 10th Africa – Europe Training Course for Youth Organisations 2014

The North-South Centre of the Council of Europe is organising the 10th Africa-Europe Training Course for Youth Organisations in Nairobi-Kenya, from 25th January to 1st February 2015. The training course is organised in partnership with the European Youth Forum, the Pan African Youth Union and the Network of International Youth organisations in Africa. The activity […]

105 Developing Solutions Masters Scholarships in UK for African and Commonwealth Countries 2015

University of Nottingham

Do you want to make a difference to the development of your home country? 105 scholarships available at University of Nottingham UK – 30 x 100% tuition fee and 75 x 50% towards tuition fee. Scholarship Name: Developing Solutions Masters Scholarship Brief description The University of Nottingham UK is offering the Developing Solutions Masters Scholarships for 105 […]

Skoll Masters Scholarships in Social Entrepreneurship for International Students, UK 2015

Scholarship Name:The Skoll Scholarship – Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship Brief description The Skoll Fully Funded Scholarship Program for MBA in Social Entrepreneurship, at Said Business School, Oxford University UK 2015/2016 Accepted Subject Areas? MBA, Management Studies in Social Entrepreneurship About Scholarship The Skoll Scholarship is a competitive scholarship for incoming MBA students who pursue […]

Vanier Canadian Graduate Scholarship at the University of Alberta 2015

The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS) was created to attract and retain world-class doctoral students and to brand Canada as a global centre of excellence in research and higher learning. VCS supports students who demonstrate both leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies in social sciences and humanities, natural […]

Want to Establish a Business in Lagos? Apply for 2014 Shell LiveWIRE before 30th October

snepco livewire

The Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) and her co-venturers announces the commencment of the 2014 SNEPCo LiveWIRE Nigeria Programme for Lagos State. SNEPCo LiveWIRE Nigeria Programme is a youth enterprise development programme which aims to inspire, encourage and support young people aged 18-35 to start up their own businesses through the provision of […]

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 […]

Korean Government Scholarships for Bachelors, Masters and PhD studies for Developing Countries 2015

Korean government scholarship program

Brief description The Korean Government offers Bachelors, Masters and PhD Scholarships for International Students to study at various Korean Universities and Higher Institutions 2015/2016 Accepted Subject Areas Courses offered at one of the 60 participating Korean higher institutions About Scholarship The Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) is offered for international students who want to pursue […]

These 10 Prestigious Scholarships for Africans will Close Application By December 2014

December deadline

The following are scholarship programs currently open for African students with closing dates by December 2014 Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Countries – Masters and PhD 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) Australian Awards […]

Application for Chevening Scholarships for Developing Countries is Now Open – 2015/2016

Chevening Scholarship

Brief description The Association of Commonwealth Universities is offering the Chevening Scholarships for one year postgraduate Masters course to study any discipline at UK Universities 2015/2016 Eligible Fields of Study Chevening Scholarships are awarded across a wide range of fields; including politics, government, business, the media, the environment, civil society, religion, and academia in any […]