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Africa Data Science Intensive Scholarship Program 2022 (Fully Funded)

Africa Data Science Intensive Scholarship Program 2022: Applications are invited from suitably qualified Africans for the Africa Data Science Intensive Scholarship Program 2022 which will cover tuition, travel and living expenses to attend a 2-week workshop.

The program is a hands-on skills training data science course based on solving real-world problems. Participants for the program will master the data science process, from statistics and data wrangling to advanced topics like machine learning and data storytelling by working on real projects.


Scholarship Sponsor(s): Big Data Africa

Scholarship Type: Full Funding

Host Institution(s): Not specified

Scholarship Worth: Full awards covering course tuition and travel and living expenses

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: Graduates

Nationality: Africans


 

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Africa Data Science Intensive Scholarship Program | Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for Africa Data Science Intensive Scholarship Program, applicants are to meet the following conditions:

  • Must possess a masters or PhD in Science, Engineering or Mathematics or equivalent industry experience.
  • Must be available to travel to Cape Town, South Africa for the Workshop.
  • Must demonstrate excellent academic and leadership abilities.
  • Possess excellent communication skills.
  • Eligible countries include: South Africa, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, and Zambia.

See Also: University of Sussex Artificial Intelligence and Data Science Postgraduate Conversion Scholarship 2021

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the Africa Data Science Intensive Scholarship Program are to apply online while ensuring that they provide the required documents and supporting documents.

  • As part of the registration form you will also need to upload a short CV (2 pages max.)
  • The first round of selections will be required to complete an online test, the purpose of this is to ensure that candidates have sufficient practical coding, logic and basic statistics skills – as well as flexibility and motivation – to be successful in the program. Due to the high demand for places additional online assessments may be required before candidates are short listed.
  • Short listed candidates will be then be invited for an online interview.

Application Deadline:  30th September 2021

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ExxonMobil Africa Financial Analyst Internships for Young African Graduates 2021

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ExxonMobil Africa Financial Analyst Internships for Young African Graduates: ExxonMobil is currently inviting young African graduate for Internships in the company. The company is a place where we believe people should think independently, take initiative, grow to their full potential and help shape the future of energy.

ExxonMobil build skills and competencies through training and work experiences in a wide range of assignments.  


Company/Organisation: ExxonMobil

Program Type: Internship

Program Location: Africa

Available Slots: Several

Basic Qualifications: Graduate

Nationality: Africans


                                     

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ExxonMobil Africa Financial Analyst Internships for Young African Graduates | What to Expect

  • Work closely with the Business teams to maximize the value of ExxonMobil’s diverse portfolio and identify further opportunities to grow the Business
  • Complete accounting, reporting and internal stewardship activities for several affiliates in order to accurately reflect financial data in ExxonMobil Corporation’s consolidated, published external results.
  • Opportunities to specialize in accounting for Upstream operations, special business events, fixed assets, costs, deferred taxes, and monthly/quarterly/annual close activities
  • Analyze and explain what drives the financial and operating results and trends of an affiliate using visualization tools to support Business Management with better decision making.
  • Drive digital innovation with involvement in exciting process transformation and improvement initiatives
  • Collaborate to provide meaningful analytical reports to Business teams in partnership with colleagues around the world
  • Build knowledge of Upstream business, systems, tools and processes
  • Participate in our Accounting Training Program to further enhance your accounting skills
  • Participate in various site wide initiatives, including charity efforts, inclusion & diversity events, or networks to develop and grow your leadership skills. 

Eligibility Criteria

Interested applicants seeking for ExxonMobil Africa Financial Analyst Internships for Young African Graduates 2021, candidates must meet the following eligibility criteria

  • ExxonMobil Africa Financial Analyst Internships is open for Africans
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours/week)
  • Minimum of Bachelor / Master degree in Business Economics / Accounting / Taxation or equivalent with 1-10+ years relevant work experience (in accounting, finance or other relevant experience)
  • Minimum of 3 semesters of accounting and financial reporting / controlling
  • Strong analytical skills with passion for innovation and process transformation
  • Written and verbal proficiency in English
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Willingness to proactively take initiative and seek challenges
  • Attention to accuracy and detail and ability to meet priorities and deadlines
  • Interest in long term career opportunities
  • Continuous Improvement mindset to develop, implement, and sustain best practices to ensure superior service delivery and accuracy
  • Good communication and effective interpersonal skills to collaborate with others and work in teams, including colleagues around the globe. 

Internship Benefits

Applicants for ExxonMobil Africa Financial Analyst Internships will receive the following benefits;

  • Attractive salary & benefits package
  • Long term career perspective & range of opportunities at one of the largest companies in the world
  • Investments in your professional development through an ongoing rotational development program and tremendous learning opportunities
  • Variety of benefits supporting your health & wellbeing (e.g. life insurance, private health insurance contribution, private pension fund contribution)
  • Flex Your Day opportunity, providing flexibility around where and when you work
  • Relocation assistance for candidates from abroad
  • Programs for parents & wellness elements (e.g. refreshments, ergo stretch breaks)
  • Inspiring and diverse working teams
  • Interesting, stimulating work environment in an international atmosphere
  • Opportunities to enhance communication and language skills, job specific and broader trainings
  • We are moving to a brand new building tailored to the latest work environment trends and technology in early 2022 at Dozsa Gyorgy street. 

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How-to-Apply:

To apply for the ExxonMobil Africa Financial Analyst Internships for Young African Graduates 2021, Interested candidates should proceed to learn about the application process and click here to apply for the program.

Application Deadline: Not Specified

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Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists 2021/2022

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Applications for Howard G. Buffett Fund are welcomed from outstanding women journalists who are ambitious and passionate about improving their journalism career.

The Fund for Women Journalists, the first funding initiative of its kind seeks to enable the International Women’ to drastically expand its support of women journalists with projects including educational opportunities, investigative reporting and media development initiatives. 

Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists | DETAILS

The Fund seeks to promote the work and advance the role of women in the news media across the globe which is critical to transparency and a diversity of voices. The Fund was established with a $4 million gift from the Howard G. Buffett Foundation, the Fund supports projects in educational opportunities, investigative reporting as well as media development initiatives.

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Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for the Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists, applicants must meet the following:

  • Applicants must be professional women journalists from anywhere in the world with projects in educational opportunities, investigative reporting and media development initiatives.
  • Applicants must have three or more years of professional journalism experience.
  • Teams of journalists may apply, however the submission must be from a woman journalist and her team must include at least 50% women.
  • Professional journalism must be the applicant’s primary profession.

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Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the Howard G. Buffett Fund are to complete an online application. All answers and documents must be in English and applicants with questions to the Fund are to email the program manager, Claudia Gonzalez at cgonzalez@iwmf.org.

Application Deadline: Rolling deadline

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Mandela Washington Fellowship 2021/2022 for Young African Readers

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Mandela Washington Fellowship 2021/2022: The U.S. Department of State and IREX is pleased to announce the Mandela Washington Fellowship Program 2021/2022 for academic, professional and regional experts to read and score the 2022 applications.

The Fellowship is the flagship program of the United State Government’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI). The fellowship has over the years brought several young leaders from every country in Sub-Saharan Africa to the United States for academic and leadership training.


Fellowship Sponsor(s): U.S. Government and IREX

Host Institution(s): Not specified

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: All study levels

Duration: 3 months

Nationality: Africans


 

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Mandela Washington Fellowship 2021/2022 | ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

To be considered for the Fellowship, interested candidates are to meet the following requirements:

  • Applicants must be academics and/or professionals with expertise in one or more of the Fellowship’s thematic areas (business, civic engagement, or public management).
  • Must possess experience in Africa, or experience working on Sub-Saharan African issues.
  • Applicants who are U.S. Government employees and Fellowship Alumni are eligible to apply.
  • Must demonstrate excellent academic and leadership abilities.

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Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested and eligible applicants for the Mandela Washington Fellowship Program 2021/2022 are to apply online before the application deadline. Applicants with any question are to contact the Fellowship Team at MWFReaders@irex.org.

Application Deadline: September 1, 2021

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AOS Orwell Tertiary Scholarship Scheme 2021/2022 for Undergraduates

AOS Orwell Tertiary Scholarship Scheme 2021: AOS Orwell a foremost indigenous oilfield servicing company is pleased to announce the AOS Orwell tertiary Scholarship Scheme for undergraduate students in Nigeria.

Undergraduate students studying any engineering course who are in their 200 level are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity and be enrolled for a scholarship that will support their educational pursuits.


Scholarship Sponsor(s): AOS Orwell

Scholarship Type: Partial Funding

Host Institution(s): Rivers State University

Scholarship Worth: Not specified

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: Undergraduates

Nationality: Nigerians


 

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AOS Orwell Tertiary Scholarship Scheme 2021 | DETAILS

The scholarship scheme stems from the company’s commitment and social responsibility to its community. It is a merit-based scholarship open to full-time undergraduates studying in Rivers State University.

Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for AOS Orwell Tertiary Scholarship, applicants are to meet the following conditions:

  • Be a citizen of Nigeria
  • Currently be in their second year of full-time study (2018/2019 admission year).
  • Be s student of Rivers State University
  • Be studying Engineering
  • Have a minimum CGPA of 3.5 in a 5-grade system.
  • Not be a beneficiary of any other scholarship (National or International).

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Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Eligible applicants for the AOS Orwell scholarship are to complete the application form accessible from the online application link.

Selected students will be invited for computer-based qualifying tests in a selected examination center in Rivers State. Short-listed candidates for the qualifying test will be invited by email and SMS text messages. All applicants are therefore advised to ensure that valid GSM telephone numbers and personal email addresses are properly entered into the e-forms on the website.

Required Documents:

  • Passport photograph not more than 3 months old and should be on a white background (450px by 450px not more than 200kb)
  • School ID card
  • Admission Letter
  • O’Level Result
  • JAMB Result
  • Local Government Area Letter of Identification.

Applicants are to ensure that the documents are named according to what they represent to avoid mix up and also ensure to attach the appropriate documents when asked to upload.

Application Deadline: 15th August 2021

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MTN Science and Technology Scholarship 2021/2022 for Nigerian Students

MTN Science and Technology Scholarship: Applications are invited from suitably qualified Nigerian undergraduate students for the MTN Scholarship for the 2021/2022 academic session.

The scholarship currently in its 12th year, is open to eligible 300 level students studying Science & Technology-related courses in Nigerian Public Tertiary Institutions (Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education).


Scholarship Sponsor(s): MTN Nigeria Communications PLC

Scholarship Type: Partial Funding

Host Institution(s): Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria

Scholarship Worth: 200,000 naira

Number of Awards: 370

Study Level: Undergraduates

Nationality: Nigerians


 

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MTN Science and Technology Scholarship 2021/2022 | DETAILS

MTN Scholarships under the Youth Development Cause, is an annual award that seeks to recognize and reward qualified high performing students in Nigerian Public Tertiary Institutions. 300 successful students are awarded scholarships worth 200,000 naira annually till graduation if they keep on maintaining the required grade.

MTN Scholarships include the MTN Science and Technology Scholarship, MTN Scholarship for Blind Students and Top 10 UTME Scholarship.

Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for MTN Scholarship, applicants are to meet the following requirements:

  • Applicants must be studying in Nigerian Tertiary institutions at the time of application.
  • Applicants for the Science and Technology Scholarship must be in their 300 level studying Science & Technology-related course.
  • Applicants must maintain a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.5 and above.

See Also: 2021 MTN Global Graduate Development Programme for Africans

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested and eligible applicants are to complete the online application form and make available supporting documents before the application deadline. Applicants for the Science and technology scholarship scheme can complete the form online while applicants for the MTN Scholarship for the Blind can access the form online.

Application Deadline: August 15, 2021

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Czech Republic Government Scholarship 2022/2023 for Developing Countries

Czech Republic Government Scholarship 2022-2023: The Government of Czech Republic hereby announces the offer of scholarships within the framework of its Foreign Development Assistance to support the study of citizens of developing countries at public institutions of higher education in the Czech Republic.

The scholarships are dedicated solely to promoting the studies of foreign nationals from developing countries across the world. The scholarship seeks to support students obtained postgraduate degrees in a public university in Czech Republic.


Scholarship Sponsor(s): The Government of Czech Republic

Scholarship to be taken at: Czech Republic

Scholarship level: Postgraduate (PhD and Masters)

Scholarship Slots: Several

Scholarship Worth: Tuition fees, monthly stipend of CZK 14,000 – CZK 15,000

Subject Eligibility: Courses tenable at a public university in Czech Republic

Country/Candidate Eligibility: The scholarship is for students from the developing countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ethiopia, Georgia, Cambodia, Moldova, Ukraine, Zambia.


 

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Czech Republic Government Scholarship | Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for the Czech Republic Government Scholarship for Developing Countries 2022/23, applicants are to meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants must be nationals of developing countries who are passionate about obtaining a postgraduate degree in their respective field of study.
  • Applicants for a master’s scholarship must have obtained good grades in relevant course from a recognized university or its equivalent.
  • Applicants for a doctoral scholarship must have obtained relevant master’s degree from a recognized university.
  • Applicants must demonstrate strong academic and leadership abilities as evident in their academic credentials.
  • Applicants must be willing to abide by the rules and regulations governing the conducts of students at universities in Czech Republic.

 

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  2. Call for Application: TWAS-CAS Young Scientists Award for Developing Countries

 

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Applicants are to fill an electronic application form before the application deadline of the year prior to the given academic year. Applicants must ensure that they provide correct details about themselves and also attach relevant supporting documents.

Depending on the subject area, applicants are normally required to sit entrance examinations at the university concerned. Successful passing of entrance examinations constitutes a precondition for a scholarship award.

Application Deadline: 30th September, 2021

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Virtual DAAD Summer School 2021 [Call for Applications]

Application period for the Virtual DAAD Summer School 2021 have kicked off. Potential applicants are welcome to fill out and submit their application until July 25, 2021! The 2021 edition of the program will be hosted by the University of Duisburg-Essen & Columbia University.

The Centre for Logistics and Traffic will organize another transnational summer school this year which is sponsored by the German Academic Exchange Service („Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst“). This year‘s summer school is going to be held online together with the Center for Sustainable Urban Development of the Columbia University (CU) in New York from August 23 to August 28, 2021.

Virtual DAAD Summer School 2021 | Event and Programs

During the six-day event, the participants shall develop innovative solutions and concepts regarding sustainable mobility in four different working fields. These include the topics

  • global supply chains and transport systems: sustainable governance in innovative transportation systems,
  • urban mobility and logistics: best and worst practices to transform urban mobility systems – lessons learned,
  • business model innovations in transport and mobility: cross-sector experiences, multi-stakeholder cooperation in innovating the sector,
  • technical solutions to transform the transportation and mobility sector towards more sustainable solutions: technology acceptance by industry and users.

How to Register

Please use the application form in the application section. Contact us if you have any questions!

Visit the Official Website for Further Details

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ACTG Academic Scholarship 2021/22 for African Scientists

ACTG Academic Scholarship: African Center for Translational Genomics (ACTG), an initiative of 54gene, is pleased to announce the 2021 Academic Scholarship open to emerging genomics scientists.

The scholarship aims at enhancing Africa’s competitive advantage in the genomics research and development space, globally, by reaching and assisting young scientists as early as possible in their career.


Scholarship Sponsor(s): African Center for Translational Genomics

Scholarship Type: Partial Funding

Host Institution(s): African Center for Translational Genomics

Scholarship Worth: $4,000

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: Postgraduate

Nationality: Africans


 

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ACTG Academic Scholarship 2021/2022 | DETAILS

The scholarship offer is competitive based on prevailing rates in both public and private universities in Africa. Up to $4,000 is available per scholar per year for up to 4 years. Scholarship awards may be applied towards tuition, housing, study related travels as well as other study related activities.

Eligibility Criteria

To be considered eligible for the ACTG Academic Scholarship, applicants are to meet the following requirements:

  • Open to African graduates with a passion for research and excellent academic results.
  • It is for students enrolled in full-time PhD programs and who are committed to the completion of their program within the three or four year period of their study as defined by their academic institutions.
  • Applicants must be admitted to study molecular genetics or genetic epidemiology or related fields.

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Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the ACTG Academic Scholarship 2021/22 are to apply online while ensuring that they submit the required documents before the application deadline.

Required Documents:

  • Statement of interest from the applicant indicating academic qualifications, research interests, his/her suitability to work with the NCD-GHS and career goals (one paragraph for each criterion). Additional information on past research projects, on-campus or off-campus activities and accomplishments that would aid the Committee in reaching its decision can also be included (max. 2 pages).
  • CV of the applicant
  • Research proposal summary in either genetic epidemiology or molecular genetics of any of the NCDs highlighted above (max. 4 pages).
  • Letter of support from the department chair or faculty supervisor of the applicant stating the student’s academic qualifications and accomplishments, career goals, and reasons for selecting the candidate (max. 2 pages).

Application Deadline: August 15th, 2021

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World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program 2022

The World Bank Group Africa Region announces the opening of the application for the 2022 World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program for candidates enrolled in a PhD program and recent PhD graduates who are nationals of Sub-Saharan Africa.

The World Bank Group (WBG) Africa Fellowship Program targets talented and young Africans who are completing, or have recently completed their PhD in an area relevant to the World Bank’s activity. The program offers chosen fellows a six-month assignment at World Bank group offices in Washington D.C or in country offices to gain hands-on Experience.


Fellowship Sponsor(s): World Bank Group

Host Institution(s): World Bank Group offices

Number of Awards: Several

Study level: Postdoctoral and Doctoral Candidates

Duration: 6 months

Nationality: Africans


 

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World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program 2022 | Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for the World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program 2022, applicants are to meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants must be a recent PhD graduate (within three years of completion) or be enrolled in the last year of the PhD program.
  • Applicants must possess an excellent command of English, both written and verbal.
  • Applicants must be in possession of strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Applicants must be under the age of 32 by the closing of the application period.
  • Applicants must demonstrate strong academic and leadership potentials as evident in their academic credentials.
  • Selected candidates will be notified and upon acceptance, will be hired as short-term consultants for six months starting January 2021. Fellows are eligible to receive consultant fees, round-trip economy class air travel to Washington, D.C or a WBG country office from their university or institution, and worker’s compensation insurance.

See Also: World Bank Young Professionals Program (YPP) 2021

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested applicants are to visit the official application website and complete the online application form while also ensuring that they attach the required supporting documents. Applicants are to ensure that they provide accurate information.

Application Deadline: 23rd August, 2021

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