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World Bank Group Africa Early Years Fellowships, 2017

The World Bank Group is offering Africa Early Years Fellowships for African students. Fellows will receive ongoing training and work experience across relevant sectors, including education, health, nutrition and social protection.

Approximately 10 fellows will be selected and hired as short-term consultants for one year beginning early 2017, with the possibility of being renewed for a second year

The World Bank Group has set two goals for the world to achieve by 2030: End extreme poverty by decreasing the percentage of people living on less than $1.90 a day to no more than 3% and Promote shared prosperity by fostering the income growth of the bottom 40% for every country.

Course Level: This is a yearlong fellowship program.

Study Subject: African professionals interested in a career in early childhood development are invited to apply for the Africa Early Years Fellowship. Fellows will receive ongoing training and work experience across relevant sectors, including education, health, nutrition and social protection.

Scholarship Award: Approximately 10 fellows will be selected and hired as short-term consultants for one year beginning early 2017, with the possibility of being renewed for a second year. Fellows will receive ongoing training and work experience across relevant sectors, including education, health, nutrition and social protection.  The Fellowship will include a brief orientation at the World Bank’s headquarters in Washington, D.C., and fellows will also benefit from ongoing professional development and mentoring from WBG staff.  Fellows will be based in select countries in Africa, with the expectation that Fellows continue working in-country after the Fellowship conclusion.

Scholarship can be taken in Each Fellow will have a work program focused on one or two countries, and will be based in one of the following priority countries: Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Ethiopia, Kenya, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Tanzania.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:

  • Interested candidates should be based in-country, or willing to relocate with minimum or no compensation.
  • African nationals 25-40 years of age
  • Educational and professional experience in ECD/early learning
    • Graduate degree in a relevant field (including education, economics, statistics, health and nutrition, and social service) AND at least 3 years of professional experience in education, health, and nutrition or social protection, with preference for previous work in ECD/early learning; OR
    • Undergraduate degree in a relevant field (including education, economics, statistics, health and nutrition, and social service) AND at least 5 years of professional experience in education, health, and nutrition or social protection, with preference for previous work in ECD/early learning
  • Functional experience in economics, evaluation, project design and operations, policy dialogue, or advocacy desired
  • Experience in the public sector, civil society, or multilateral organization preferred
  • Demonstrated interest in ECD/early learning
  • Demonstrated high potential and commitment to ECD and/or human development in Africa
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong written communication skills and ability to work well in teams, including with senior officials
  • Ability to work effectively remotely
  • Fluency in English required of all candidates; fluency in French or Portuguese required of candidates interested in working in francophone/lusophone countries.

Nationality: Applicants from African countries (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and  Zimbabwe) are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must be African nationals 25-40 years of age.

English language Requirements: Fluency in English required of all candidates; fluency in French or Portuguese required of candidates interested in working in francophone/lusophone countries.

Scholarships in Africa 

How to Apply: The mode of application is online.

Application Form

Application Deadline: To apply, please submit a completed application form and resume by October 20, 2016. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Fellows will be selected by December 2016 and will start work in early 2017.

Scholarship Link

The Visiola Foundation STEM Scholarships for African Girls, 2016

The Visiola Foundation offers scholarships to high potential African girls from disadvantaged backgrounds to pursue STEM degrees at the partner institutions.

The main objective of the Visiola Foundation is to provide high quality, comprehensive educational and training opportunities that are compatible to changing needs of the students.

The Visiola Foundation exists to support the emergence of a new cadre of African leaders by mentoring and training academically excellent youth in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue STEM degrees at our partner institutions.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in diverse fields.

Scholarship can be taken at Ashesi University, Ghana and Lead City University, Nigeria

Eligibility: Applicants are expected to meet all of the eligibility criteria:

  • Nationals of an African country.
  • Received both primary and secondary education in an African country.
  • Graduated in the top 10% of their secondary school’s graduating class.
  • Have clearly demonstrated financial needs.
  • Demonstrate a passion for and commitment to community service as evidenced by prior and on-going involvement in local activities.
  • Are not related to or otherwise connected with any staff member or friend/acquaintances of staff members or otherwise affiliated members of the University or the Foundation.

Nationality: Nationals of an African country (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and  Zimbabwe) are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have graduated in the top 10% of their secondary school’s graduating class.

English language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

Scholarships in Africa

How to Apply: Applications should be sent by post. Interested candidates should submit a complete application, including:

  • An application form
  • A copy of a Government issued an identification document.
  • One recent passport size photograph.
  • Final year Primary and Secondary School report cards and exam certificates (WAEC).
  • Annual report cards for senior secondary school (SS1 – SS3).
  • Explanation of family’s financial history with supporting documents.
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)/Resume.
  • A personal statement discussing the candidate’s passion for community service and involvement in local activities (not to exceed 500 words).

Application Form Link

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is 30-June-2016.

Scholarship Link

Volkswagen Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships for African Researchers, 2016

Volkswagen Foundation is pleased to offer postdoctoral fellowships for research projects in Sub-Saharan Africa. Applicants from Africa are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.

This postdoctoral fellowship program aims at providing sustainable support for research on Livelihood Management, Reforms and Processes of Structural Change.

The Volkswagen Foundation perceives a special mission in providing support for junior researchers and fostering cooperation between researchers across the borders of disciplines, cultures, and national states.

Course Level: The call provides funding opportunities for both junior and senior postdoctoral scholars for undertaking a research project.

Study Subject: Fellowship is awarded on Livelihood Management, Reforms and Processes of Structural Change.

Scholarship Award: The fellowship covers salaries for the fellow (and for M.Sc. and/or Ph.D. students) as well as non-personnel costs for e.g. consumables, equipment, travel, and administration of up to 110,000 EUR for junior fellows and of up to 145,000 EUR for senior fellows. Furthermore, the budget may include salary for lecturers to reduce the personal teaching workload of the applicant.

Scholarship can be taken at: Sub-Saharan Africa

Eligibility: Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible to apply for this scholarship:-

The call provides funding opportunities for both junior and senior postdoctoral scholars. To be eligible for a junior postdoctoral fellowship, applicants must have less than three years of postdoctoral experience (the Ph.D. must be completed by February 2017, at the latest). Postdoctoral researchers with more than three, but less than six years of postdoctoral experience are eligible to apply for a senior postdoctoral fellowship. Both senior and junior researchers are then offered a three-year fellowship to conduct postdoctoral research while based on the African continent.

Nationality: Applicants from Africa (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and Zimbabwe) can apply for these postdoctoral fellowships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for a junior postdoctoral fellowship, applicants must have less than three years of postdoctoral experience (the Ph.D. must be completed by February 2017, at the latest).

Supporting Material: In addition to the application for the scholarship, the applicant must submit the following documents:-

Pre-proposals have to be written in English and have to be submitted by the applicant. Particular format requirements or application forms do not exist for this call; however, applicants are requested to consider the structure provided below.
-Cover letter, which should contain  Full name (surname in CAPITAL letters), gender, address, and scanned
-signature of the applicant  Indication of the call for pre-proposals to which the application refers
-Indication of the fellowship (junior or senior) applied for
-Brief informative title of the proposed project
-Duration of funding and sum applied for (total as well as separated into
-fellowship, postdoctoral fellow based in Germany, funds for the German academic partner, mentorship program, if applicable)  Sum applied for the preparatory meeting, if applicable
-Full name (including title) and address of the German partner, the postdoctoral fellow based in Germany and the mentors, if applicable.

Pre-proposal  Summary of the project (up to 1,600 characters including spaces)
-Pre-proposal description
-Summary of the applicant’s current research/work including preliminary studies, if applicable2 (up to 1 page)
-Description of the project and relevant information for its realization (up to 2,500 words) with (1) the aim of the project, (2) a brief overview of and relation to the existing literature, and (3) the theoretical background and methodological approach
– Description of the benefit of another discipline for the research (i.e. the motivation to get research experience in this discipline) and how to gain (more) experience in these fields as well as the brief description of an M.Sc. project (junior fellows) or a Ph.D. project (senior fellows) of the other discipline (up to 1 page)
– Expertise and role of the German partner institution (up to 1 page)
– Expertise and role of the postdoctoral fellow based in Germany – if applicable (up to 1 page)
– Expertise and role of the mentors, if applicable (up to 1 page)
-Date, venue, participants and budget of the preparatory meeting for full proposals (if applicable, up to 1 page, only funded for successful applicants of stage 1)  Working plan including distribution of tasks among fellow and
-postdoctoral fellow based in Germany, if applicable  Budget
-Appendices  CV of the applicant – up to 2 pages
-Ph.D. certificate or a letter from the main supervisor stating that the Ph.D. will be completed by February 2017  Institutional declarations
o Statement of support from the African research institution (including the relevant financial administration) agreeing to the terms and conditions of the postdoctoral fellowships [see additional form]
o Letter of support of the German partner institution stating that it will provide the basic infrastructure during the visits  Other enclosures
o Statement of the German postdoctoral fellow confirming an interest to actively participate in the research project proposed by the African applicant, if applicable o Statement by the mentors confirming their support for the applicant, if applicable.

How to Apply: Please use the Foundation’s application system: portal.volkswagenstiftung.de for the electronic submission of their application. Please do not forget to print, sign and upload the scanned signature sheet. Instructions on the electronic application system are provided online.

Application Form Link

Application Deadline: The application deadline is April 6, 2016.

Scholarship Link

MBA Full-time Scholarship for Female Students at University of Strathclyde in UK, 2015

University of Strathclyde is offers full-time scholarship for female students from Asia/Africa. Scholarship is available for pursuing master’s degree in business administration at University of Strathclyde. Candidates must demonstrate through their ideas, experience and achievements that they are an excellent team player, with a strong vision for the future. The amount of scholarship is £10,000. Awards will automatically be deducted from tuition fees. The application deadline is 31 May 2015.

Study Subject(s): Scholarship is awarded for Business Administration Program at University of Strathclyde.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing master’s degree level at University of Strathclyde.
Scholarship Provider: University of Strathclyde
Scholarship can be taken at:
UK

Eligibility: Candidates must demonstrate through their ideas, experience and achievements that they are an excellent team player, with a strong vision for the future. Leadership/management skills or potential, overall quality of the application and financial need will also be considered. The award will be judged on a 1000 word statement supplied by each candidate that should state which scholarship you wish to be considered for and should clearly articulate how you meet the scholarship criteria.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Students of Africa (Algeria, Angola, BeninBotswana, Burkina FasoBurundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and Zimbabwe) and Asia (Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, East Timor, India Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Korea North, Korea South, Kuwait Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar (Burma), Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, The Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam and Yemen) can apply for the scholarship.

Scholarship Description:

MBA Full-time Scholarship
MBA Full-time Scholarship

University of Strathclyde is offering scholarship for female students. Candidates must demonstrate through their ideas, experience and achievements that they are an excellent team player, with a strong vision for the future. Leadership/management skills or potential, overall quality of the application and financial need will also be considered.

Number of award(s): One scholarship is available.

Duration of award(s): Not Known

What does it cover? The amount of scholarship is £10,000. Awards will automatically be deducted from tuition fees.

Selection criteria: The scholarships will be awarded on financial need. The award will be judged on a 1000 word statement supplied by each candidate that should state which scholarship they wish to be considered for and should clearly articulate how they meet the scholarship criteria.

Notification: The successful candidates for the full-time awards will be notified by the end of July 2015.

How to Apply: The mode of application is online.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 May 2015.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application

Volkswagen Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships for African Researchers, 2015

Applications are invited for postdoctoral fellowships for research projects in Sub-Saharan Africa” aims at providing sustainable support for research and research capacity development in Sub-Saharan Africa. Postdoctoral Fellowships are open for African researchers in the all field of Engineering Sciences. Duration of the fellowship is of three year and covers salary, research, travel costs and administrative costs up to 90,000 EUR for junior fellows and up to 120,000 EUR for senior fellows. Junior and Senior Fellowships are available for the duration of 36 months. The application deadline is 5th September 2014.

Study Subject(s): Fellowships are available for studying engineering sciences.
Course Level: The call provides funding opportunities for both junior and senior postdoctoral scholars for undertaking a research project.
Scholarship Provider: Volkswagen Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at: Sub-Saharan Africa and Germany

Eligibility: To be eligible for a junior postdoctoral fellowship, applicants must have less than three years of postdoctoral experience (the PhD must be completed by June 2015, at the latest). Postdoctoral researchers with more than three, but less than six years of postdoctoral experience are eligible to apply for a senior fellowship.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Applicants from Africa (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and Zimbabwe) can apply for these postdoctoral fellowships.

Scholarship Description: This very specific Postdoctoral Fellowship Program by the Volkswagen Foundation aims at providing sustainable support for research in the Engineering Sciences in Sub-Saharan Africa. It offers opportunities for postdoctoral researchers at both junior and senior (i.e. 3 – 6 years post-PhD) level to develop and conduct their own research projects. While open for any applicant who meets the eligibility criteria, the current call also builds on a previous call for proposals in this area from 2010, and especially invites those junior fellows currently funded as part of this initiative to submit applications for senior fellowships. In the selection process, they will then compete with the other applicants from the region.

Number of award(s): Not Known

Duration of award(s): Junior and Senior Fellowships are available for the duration of 36 months.

What does it cover?  The fellowship covers salary, research, travel costs, and administrative costs of up to 90,000 EUR for junior fellows and of up to 120,000 EUR for senior fellows for three years. In addition, the April 2014 program also offers opportunities and financial means to incorporate a German postdoctoral fellow in the project and work with international mentors.

Selection criteria: Not Known

Notification: Final decisions on fellowship grants will be made in the early summer of 2015.

How to Apply: In the first stage, pre-proposals must be submitted as three pdf files in English by 5 September 2014. This can be done in two ways, please choose one of the following: applications can either be uploaded via the electronic application system (as preferred option) or alternatively, sent via e-mail with relevant attachments to [email protected] In both cases, the three pdf files should be (1) the cover letter, (2) the pre-proposal, and (3) all appendices. If you choose the electronic application system, the files should be uploaded under (1) “Cover Letter”, (2) “Pre-proposal description”, and (3) “Other Enclosures”, respectively. Please do not upload the application on the application system and send them via e-mail.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 5th September 2014.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application

Full-Time MBA Scholarships for International Students at University of Strathclyde in UK, 2014

University of Strathclyde offers MBA scholarships to full-time MBA programme. To be eligible for any of these scholarships, Candidates must be self-funded (i.e. not in receipt of any funding from any other scholarship, employer sponsorship etc). Suitable candidates will be considered on the basis of their MBA applications and interview performance. One scholarship of £10,000 to female from Europe/ North South America, 1 scholarship of £10,000 to female from Asia/ Africa and 2 Scholarships of £10,000 for those who are prepared to test new ideas; to go beyond the status quo and make a difference to industry and society will be awarded. The application deadline is 31st May 2014.

Study Subject (s): Scholarships are awarded to study MBA programme at University of Strathclyde.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s degree level at University of Strathclyde.
Scholarship Provider: University of Strathclyde, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility: To be eligible for any of the scholarships, Candidates must be self-funded (i.e. not in receipt of any funding from any other scholarship, employer sponsorship etc). Suitable candidates will be considered on the basis of their MBA applications and interview performance.

Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of North South America, Europe (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, (Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and United Kingdom), Asia (Afghanistan, Bahrain , Bangladesh ,Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, East Timor, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Japan Jordan, Kazakhstan, Korea North, Korea South, Kuwait Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar (Burma), Nepal, Oman Pakistan, The Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore ,Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen) and Africa (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and Zimbabwe) can apply for these scholarships.

Scholarship Description: University has a number of Deans scholarships of up to £5000 each for highly experienced candidates, from varied professional backgrounds who will offer the MBA class a valuable and alternative perspective to enhance the learning experience of the whole class. Suitable candidates will be considered on the basis of their MBA applications and interview performance.

Number of award(s): 4 scholarships will be awarded.

Duration of award(s): Not Known

What does it cover? -1 scholarship of £10,000 – Female Leader of the Future (European/ North South America)
-1 scholarships of £10,000 – Female Leader of the Future (Asia/ Africa)
-2 Scholarships of £10,000 – Visionary scholarship (those who are prepared to test new ideas; to go beyond the status quo and make a difference to industry and society)

Selection Criteria: Candidates interested in applying for these prestigious scholarships are required to demonstrate through their ideas, experience, and achievements that they are an excellent team player, with a strong vision for the future. We will also consider leadership/managerial skills or potential, the overall quality of the application and financial need. The award will be judged on a 1000 word statement supplied by each candidate which should clearly articulate how you meet the scholarship criteria and outline your reasons for applying for the scholarship.

Notification: Not Known

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online. Applicants are required to upload their 1000 word statement to support their scholarship application.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31st May 2014.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application

Duke of Portland Developing Solutions Master’s Scholarship in UK, 2014

University of Nottingham offers one full tuition fee scholarship for masters in UK. Scholarship is provided in the field of Crop Improvement at University of Nottingham. Full Tuition Fee Scholarship is available for a Africas student. Successful applicants will be notified of the outcome within 6 weeks of the closing date. The application deadline is 25th April 2014.

Study Subject(s): Scholarship is provided in the field of Crop Improvement at University of Nottingham.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing masters degree level at University of Nottingham.
Scholarship Provider: University of Nottingham, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility: Applicants can apply for this scholarship if they:
-are a national of (or permanently domiciled in) Africa
-are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes
-already hold a full-time offer to start the MSc in Crop Improvement at Nottingham in September 2014.

Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and Zimbabwe can apply for the scholarship.

Scholarship Description: University of Nottingham offers one scholarship for Masters. Application for admission to study at Nottingham must be received at least six weeks before the scholarship closing date to allow time for our Admissions office to process the application and confirm your offer, before you can apply for the scholarship. Any application for admission to study submitted later than six weeks before the scholarship closing date is not guaranteed to be processed in time.

Number of award(s): One Scholarship is offered.

Duration of award(s): Scholarships are offered for duration of the program.

What does it cover? Full Tuition Fee Scholarship is available for a student from Africa.

Selection criteria: Not Known

Notification: Successful applicants will be notified of the outcome within 6 weeks of the closing date.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 25 April 2014.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application