Deadline: 1 September 2016
Open to: students in all subjects who are pursuing a first degree (Bachelor, Staatsexamen, Diplom) and who earned their university entrance qualification in Germany
Scholarship: EUR 597 plus EUR 300 book allowance per month or EUR 1,050 per month basic scholarship plus EUR 100 per month research costs allowance
The Heinrich Böll Foundation grants scholarships to approximately 1,000 undergraduates, graduates, and doctoral students of all subjects and nationalities per year, who are pursuing their degree at universities, universities of applied sciences (‘Fachhochschulen’), or universities of the arts (‘Kunsthochschulen’). Scholarship recipients are expected to have excellent academic records, to be socially and politically engaged and to have an active interest in the basic values of the foundation: Ecology and sustainability, democracy and human rights, self determination and justice.
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Deadline: 1 August 2016
Open to: candidates with strong research interest and ability in Archaeology, Geography or Environmental Science
Remuneration: fully funded for four years as a research student studying for a PhD (75% of time) and a teaching assistant (25% of time)
Applications are invited for the post of Graduate Teaching Assistant. The appointed person will be registered for a Part-Time PhD, while holding a contract of employment from the University of Reading which encompasses both doctoral studies and teaching responsibilities with an associated salary.
This innovative participatory action research (PAR) project will explore how family relations and an ethics of care are sustained across space in the context of forced migration and seeking asylum in the UK.
Six PhD... Read More »
Deadline: 15 September 2016
Open to: for students with a BA in Economics, Politics, International Relations, History, Languages, agricultural studies and cultural studies in general as well as for prospective PhD students
Scholarships: partial or total tuition fee reductions assigned on the basis of the personal income and the academic performance
The degree programme is taught entirely in English (120 ECTS) and offers interdisciplinary, in-depth knowledge of post-socialist countries in transition, new EU member states, and new East-European neighbor countries. MIREES is suited for students with a BA in Economics, Politics, International Relations, History, Languages, agricultural studies and cultural studies in general as well as for prospective PhD students. Students develop language skills by learning one Eastern European language (3 levels... Read More »
Deadline: 22 July 2016
Open to: media professionals and NGO communications experts from NFP countries
Scholarships: NFP scholarships cover all costs (international travel, visa, housing, meals, course fee and per diems)
RNTC is an internationally renowned media training institute, a learning hub for media professionals worldwide. This course takes a look at the ingredients of successful campaigns, so that you learn to apply proven methods to new situations. As a result, you will know how to create the right campaign for your target audiences, triggering lasting behavioural and social change. Our groundbreaking model for persuasive storytelling enables media professionals to produce content with life-changing impact.
Media professionals and NGO communications experts from NFP countries (Afghanistan, Albania, Armenia, Autonomous Palestinian Territories, Bangladesh,... Read More »
Deadline: 24 June 2016
Open to: students and professionals worldwide who are fluent in English
Venue: 5-14 August 2016, CAAS, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Global Bioethics Initiative in partnership with University of Zagreb School of Medicine and Inter-University Centre invites students and professionals worldwide to attend the DIBSS – Dubrovnik International Bioethics Summer School in Dubrovnik, Croatia. Now is your chance to show off your knowledge and compete for a full scholarship at Dubrovnik International Bioethics Summer School.
You are welcomed to apply for this one-of-a-kind educational opportunity. This is your opportunity to show off your knowledge and compete for a full scholarship at Dubrovnik International Bioethics Summer School.
Enter the competition by completing the following:
Take The DIBSS Challenge and The English Challenge;
Answer the... Read More »
Deadline: 15 December 2016
Open to: holders of a degree from foreign university (equivalent to the UNIL Bachelor’s degree)
Scholarships: CHF 1,600 per month from 15 September to 15 July
University of Lausanne is offering 10 UNIL Masters Grants for foreign students for autumn semester 2017 and spring semester 2018 intake. To facilitate access to Master’s degrees by students with qualifications from foreign universities, the University of Lausanne provides around ten Master’s grants which are awarded on a competitive basis.
Candidates must choose a Master’s programme from among those offered by the UNIL, except:
Master of Medicine;
Master of Arts in Sciences and Practices of Education;
Master of Law from the Universities of Zurich and Lausanne;
Master of Law in Criminal Sciences, judiciary mention;
Master of Science in Traceology... Read More »
Deadline: 1 August 2016
Open to: holders of a Master’s Degree or equivalent in archaeology
Fellowship: Salary level 50 – 56 (NOK 430 500 – 475 400) and attractive welfare benefits
A Doctoral Research Fellowship in archaeology is available at the Department of Archaeology, Conservation and History, University of Oslo. University offers a number of general and subject-specific funding schemes. The aim of the fellowship is to attract the best and most motivated people to Norway.
Central research topics in the Department include the societal transformations, economy, settlement archaeology, social organization, technology, burial practices and identity. The project description must be theoretically and methodologically sophisticated. The person appointed will be affiliated with the Faculty’s organized research training. The academic work... Read More »
Deadline: 31 May 2016
Open to: all students over aged 18, currently enrolled in a university either in the Netherlands or abroad
Remuneration: EUR 3,000 scholarship, allowance of EUR 350 per month, lunch, and a MacBook Pro (lease-lend)
What inspires you to travel? What sort of things do you want to see, do and experience on holiday? Do you think long and hard about where you want to go or do you book your next adventure according to what inspires you on any given day? TravelBird not only seek to amaze travelers with inspiring holiday deals, but also strive to make the entire process of booking and travelling to arriving back home as simple and stress-free as possible.
TravelBird is offering Scholarship and Internship in... Read More »
Deadline: 4 June 2016
Open to: at least five years higher education including a two-year master’s degree or equivalent in social anthropology
Fellowship: pay grade 50 – 57 (NOK 430,500 – 483,700 per annum), academically stimulating working environment, pension and welfare benefits
One PhD fellowship in social anthropology is vacant at the Department of Social Anthropology, University of Oslo. The position is funded by the Research Council of Norway as part of the project Materializing Kinship: Cycles of life at the Norwegian ‘hytte’ (MATKIN), directed by Prof. Marianne Lien. The successful applicant will design and undertake an independent sub-project based on fieldwork situated in selected hytte areas in Norway, with a focus on material and landscape practices, kin relations, everyday life and mobility in... Read More »
Deadline: 2 May 2016
Open to: postgraduate students at South African universities or tertiary institutions; between the ages of 19 and 30 years
Scholarships: tuition and registration fees, study materials, accommodation, meal, medical aid, travel and personal allowance
The central purpose of The Mandela Rhodes Foundation is to build exceptional leadership capacity in Africa (whilst also seeking to foster better reconciliation and entrepreneurship) through its various programmes and, to this end, aims to be the leading protagonist in Africa for such endeavours.
The Mandela Rhodes Scholarships are intended as a vehicle for the sustainable and practical expression of the aim to provide exceptional educational opportunities, develop a network of leaders, and thereby help to build leadership capacity in Africa. Scholarship is awarded in any field.
Citizens of all African countries;
Postgraduate study... Read More »