African Union Scholarship for Female Students in Africa, 2014

African Union scholarship

The Commission of the African Union is offering Scholarship for female students to study at reputable African Universities. This scholarship programme is for postgraduate level in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Education Science (STEME). The master programs are of two years duration; while the PhD programme are of three years duration. Eligible […]

How Can We Give Women Equal Access to the Internet? Enter the Writing Contest!

200 million more men have access to the Internet than women 41% of men worldwide are connected to the Internet, compared to 37% of women Women worldwide are an estimated 21% less likely to own a mobile phone. What will it take for all women across the globe to benefit from everything the Internet has […]

2014 NWAG Scholarships for 37 Nigerian Women – Undergraduate

nwag scholarships for women

Each year the Nigerian Women Association of Georgia -NWAG- offers undergraduate Scholarships for 37 Nigerian female students in Nigerian universities on any course of study. In 2014 NWAG plans to award 37 one-time scholarships, one per state of origin as well as one for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), in the amount of fifty thousand […]

2014/2015 MILEAD Empowerment and Leadership Fellowship for Young African Women

Moremi Initiative for Women's Leadership in Africa

Scholarship Name: Moremi Initiative for Empowerment And Leadership Development (MILEAD) Fellowship Program Brief description Moremi Initiative announce its call for applications for the 2014 Moremi Leadership Empowerment and Development (MILEAD) Fellows Program for young African women living in Africa and the Diaspora Accepted Subject Areas: Leadership development About Scholarship The MILEAD Fellows Program is a […]

Switzerland- Nestle MBA Scholarships for Women Developing Countries 2014/2015

IMD Business School Scholarship

Scholarship Name: Nestlé Scholarship for Women Brief description The Nestlé Scholarship for Women is a Need-based Scholarship program for Women from developing countries to study in Switzerland 2014/2015 Eligible Field of Study: Masters in Business Admistration About Scholarship Nestlé Scholarship helps women through IMD MBA program The Nestlé Scholarship for Women was first awarded in […]

VLIR- UOS Masters & Training Scholarships in Belgium for African and Developing Countries 2014/2015

VLIR-UOS Scholarship Belgium

Scholarship Name: VLIR-UOS Scholarships for Training and Master Programmes in Flanders, Belgium Brief description VLIR-UOS offers 180 Masters & 70 training Scholarships in Belgium for students from Developing countries – 50% of scholarships will be offered to African students and almost 50% for Women. The eligible training or master programmes are taught in English. Accepted Subject […]

ICT Training for 1000 Nigerian Girls by Huawei Technologies and Federal Government – Still Open for Application

Nigerian Girls in ICT

Federal Ministry of Communication and Technology in partnership with Huawei Technologies and Youth Alliance on ICT for Development is offering 1000 Nigerian Girls Free 3-day Basic ICT Training. The initiative was launched on 4th November 2013 and has been ongoing since then. The following 3 batches are still open for application: 8TH BATCH – 10th […]

Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarships for Women in Africa, Europe and the Middle East 2014/2015

Anita Borg Scholarship

Scholarship Name: The Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship: Europe, the Middle East and Africa Brief description Google offers The Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship for women in Europe, the Middle East and Africa to study in the field ofcomputing and technology for Bachelors, Masters or PhD degrees 2014/2015 Accepted Subject Areas? Courses relating to Computing […]

Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarships, 2014/2015 USA

Scholarship Name: Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship Brief description The Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s  Scholarship for international PhD Students in the field of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics, USA  2014/2015 Accepted Subject Areas? Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics departments About the Scholarship The Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship is a one-year scholarship program […]

WAAW Foundation Scholarships for African Women 2014 – Apply Today!

WAAW foundation Scholarship for African women

Scholarship Name: WAAW Foundation Scholarship for African Women 2014 Brief description Working to Advance African Women (WAAW) Foundation Annual Scholarship program for Undergraduate African female students 2014 Eligible fields of Study Science, Technology, Engineering and Math About Scholarship The Working to Advance African Women (WAAW) foundation aim to increase the pipeline of African women in […]

Call for Applications: AWARD Fellowships for Women in Africa, 2014

AWARD for women in africa

Brief description African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD) Fellowship for Women with Bachelors, Masters or Doctoral degrees 2014 Eligible Field of Study Fellowships are awarded in the following disciplines: Agricultural economics, Agricultural engineering,  Animal and livestock sciences, Agronomy, Aquatic resources and fisheries, Biodiversity conservation, Crop sciences, Ecology, Entomology, Extension education, Food sciences and nutrition, […]

2013 List of Scholarships for African women and Developing Countries

Scholarships for African Women

A number of organisations encourage women empowerment through education at different levels by offering specific scholarships for African women from Africa and developing countries. Although women looking for scholarships can as well apply for other scholarship programmes that are non-gender specific, there are sponsorship programmes that reduce the competition by offering their scholarship programmes solely […]