Applications are invited from Egyptian Government Scholarships to undertake a one year Diploma programme in Demography at Cairo Demographic Center (CDC).These scholarships are available for professionals working in the field of Population and Development from PPD member countries. Scholarships are offered from January to December 2016 at Cairo Demographic Center (CDC). The scholarship package provides free tuition, accommodation and course materials. The application deadline is 31 October 2015.
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded in the area of Demography. The course will be offered in the following areas: General Diploma in Demography, Special Diploma in Population and Development and Master of Philosophy (M. Phil) in Demography.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for undertaking one-year diploma programme at Cairo Demographic Center (CDC), Cairo, Egypt.
Scholarship Provider: Partners in Population and Development (PPD) and Cairo Demographic Center (CDC), Government of Egypt
Scholarship can be taken at: Egypt
Eligibility: In order to be eligible for scholarship, the candidate must be
-Holding a graduate/bachelor degree preferably in Social Science
-Service holder of government with at least 2 years’ experience in population & development arena.
-Satisfactory communication and understanding skills in English as a native language since English is the medium of the instruction of the course.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Professionals working in the field of Population and Development from PPD member countries (Bangladesh, Colombia, Egypt, Indonesia, Kenya, Mexico, Morocco, Thailand, Tunisia, Zimbabwe, Benin, China, Ethiopia, the Gambia, India, Mali, Pakistan, Uganda, Ghana, Senegal, Nigeria, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Jordan, Yemen and Vietnam) can apply for these scholarships.
Scholarship Description: Partners in Population and Development (PPD), with support from Cairo Demographic Center (CDC), Government of Egypt, is offering 5 scholarships of a “One-Year Diploma in Demography” from January to December 2016 at Cairo Demographic Center (CDC), Cairo, Egypt for professionals working in the field of Population and Development from PPD member countries.
Number of award(s): There are five scholarships available.
Duration of award(s): Scholarships are awarded for the duration of one year from January to December 2016.
What does it cover? The scholarship package provides free tuition, accommodation and course materials. In addition, the participants will receive a monthly stipend of E£720 (Egyptian Pounds) equivalent to US $ 120 for meals, utilities and other incidental expenses. The nominating authority/ Candidate will meet the cost of round trip air ticket and the candidate also may need to carry some amount to subsidize his/her living cost.
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The application should be sent to at [mmkhan-at-ppdsec.org]. Candidates are kindly requested to send the nomination along with duly filled application form, CV, Passport size photo and the necessary academic and job certificate of candidate before 31 October 2015.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 October 2015.