Tuesday, 31 January 2017

ADB Internship Program 2017

Deadline:  15 March 2017
Open to: candidates who are enrolled in a Master's- or PhD-level program at a school in one of the ADB member nations
Costs Interns are to shoulder accommodation, transportation and food expenses; as well as part of the airfare
The Internship Program is a project-oriented learning opportunity for graduate students to gain experience through research assignments based on ADB’s current operational needs.
ADB advertises internship assignments twice a year and welcomes motivated, open-minded, and self-directed individuals to apply.
The internship program offers the opportunity to:
work in a major international development organization;
work collaboratively with experienced professionals from over 50 different countries;
gain a deeper understanding of development finance and the impact of the work ADB does; and
contribute to ADB's business through research outputs.
be enrolled in a Master's- or PhD-level program at a school in one of the ADB member nations, both prior to and after the internship assignment;
be engaged in academic study in a field directly related to ADB's work;
be a national of one of ADB's members;
possess an excellent command of English; and
have professional experience relevant to the assignment.
Interns are to shoulder accommodation, transportation and food expenses; as well as part of the airfare.
The purchase of a comprehensive insurance coverage for the entire period of the internship prior to departure to Manila is also a strict requirement.
Eligible candidates apply through the ADB Career and Employment System (ACES).
ADB announces the assignments on the website and candidates choose assignments of interest.
Candidates apply through ACES, prepare for their CVs and answer the essay questions.
All documents (CV and essay) are uploaded to ACES to complete application.
Applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered.
To avoid errors in submission, applicants are advised not to wait until the last day of the application period in submitting their internship applications.
ADB evaluates applications based on: eligibility requirements, relevance of academic study and work experience; and the level of interest and motivation to contribute to development work. ADB also considers institutional representation, gender, and nationality balance in the over-all intern selection process.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
If you have any questions, check the FAQ section.

Harvard Business School Boustany MBA Scholarship

Deadline: 31 May 2017
Open to: students with an excellent academic background, of any nationality
Scholarship: USD 45,000 per year toward tuition fee + travel and accommodation expenses related to the internship
The Boustany Foundation is awarding MBA Harvard Scholarship for the class commencing autumn 2017. MBA Harvard Scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate a high level of academic achievement.
The Harvard MBA is one of the world’s leading business programmes, taught at one of the world’s most prestigious Universities. The Boustany MBA Harvard Scholarship is granted once every two years for a two year course at Harvard Business School.
HBS accepts three English language tests: the Internet-based version (only) of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL iBT); the International English Language Testing System (IELTS); or the Pearson Test of English (PTE).
Candidates must have an excellent academic background and show considerable promise. Although the Scholarship can be awarded to candidates of any nation, priority will be given to candidates of Lebanese descent;
Candidates may apply for the Scholarship only after receiving an offer of admission from the Harvard MBA programme.
The scholarship offers the following:
Financial aid amounts to USD 90,000 (USD45,000 per year) towards tuition fees;
Travel and accommodation expenses related to the internship.
In order to apply, please send a copy of your curriculum vitae with a photograph, GMAT scores and acceptance letter from the University to:  admissions@boustany-foundation.org.

Joint Fellowship Programme in Asian-African Interactions

Deadline: 15 March and 15 September 2017
Open to: candidates having PhD
Scholarship: cover a monthly grant to cover the cost of living and housing
It aims to attract researchers whose work is informed by current theoretical debates in the social sciences and humanities over global connectivities and who are able to critically engage with shifting paradigms in “area studies” beyond the ways in which these have traditionally been conceived in the West. This fellowship is jointly offered by IIAS and the African Studies Centre in Leiden. The ASC-IIAS fellowship is intended for researchers specialising in Asian-African interactions.
The fellowship is available in the subjects of African-Asian comparative economic developments or Chinese investments in Africa.
Applicants must meet the following area for the fellowship:
Fellowship of maximum 6 months;
Applications include a work plan of 1000 words maximum and a CV;
Candidates should have a PhD.
The fellowship will cover a monthly grant to cover the cost of living and housing.
How to Apply?
Applicants can apply via email or post.
Curriculum Vitae;
Two letters of reference;
Please ensure that a minimum of two letters of reference are sent to us in confidence via email or post, commenting on the applicant’s academic abilities and the value of  the applicant’s research project

Monday, 30 January 2017

Master’s and Doctoral Scholarships at Central European University

Deadline: 1 February 2017
Open to: graduate students from any country
Scholarship: generous financial aid packages available ranging from tuition awards to full scholarships with stipends
Central European University (CEU) brings together students and faculty from some 100 countries to exchange ideas in an open and dynamic academic community in Budapest. Listed among the top 100 universities worldwide by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) in a variety of subjects, it offers world-class master’s and doctoral programs in English to address key issues of the 21st century. Besides interdisciplinary courses taught by an outstanding faculty, the University boasts a highly research-intensive learning environment and a remarkable student/faculty ratio of 8:1. CEU is accredited in the U.S. and Hungary.
Academic areas:
CEU offers degree programs in the following academic areas:
CEU is committed to attracting talented students and scholars from around the world and offers a variety of merit-based scholarships and tuition awards available to students from any country.
In 2015-2016, 85% of CEU students received financial aid, ranging from tuition awards to full scholarships with stipends and housing. Find out more about CEU’s programs, admission requirements and available funding options.
How to apply?
Application for academic year 2017/2018 has been open. Apply before February 1, 2017 to study CEU’s degree programs with a scholarship! Find out more about the programs, admission requirements and available funding options here
Have questions? Send an email to student-info@ceu.edu or visit the official website.

Information on traineeships Eurofond

he European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound) is offering a limited number of graduate traineeships during 2017.
This programme is addressed mainly to recent university graduates, without excluding those who – in the framework of lifelong learning – have recently obtained a university diploma and are at the beginning of a new professional career.
Eurofound is an equal opportunities employer. Traineeships will be offered on the basis that the candidate has the ability to participate to the extent necessary and will benefit from the experience.
For further information, interested applicants can read the Rules governing the Official Traineeship Scheme.
Please see below for a breakdown of the traineeships available at Eurofound during 2017:
Traineeships in the area of Research
Traineeships in other areas
Applications are valid until end of 2017.
The deadline for applications was 29 January 2017 at 23.55 (Brussels time). 

More information: http://www.eurofound.europa.eu/about-eurofound/vacancies/information-on-traineeships

Legal Traineeship at the European Ombudsman

Deadline: 30 April 2017
Open to: law graduates from EU countries
Remuneration: around 1200 EUR in Brussels or 1400 EUR in Strasbourg
The European Ombudsman offers a limited number of traineeships which are intended to enable the trainees to add to the knowledge and skills they have acquired during their studies by giving them practical experience. Trainees shall be assigned to Strasbourg or Brussels depending on the possibilities of the Office.
Trainees are required to work under the direct supervision of a Legal Officer. They normally must undertake either investigation of complaints or the carrying out of research relevant to the work of the Ombudsman.
Be a national of an EU Member State;
Have a university degree in law, and be at an advanced stage of professional training or research in Community law;
Able to work in at least two of the official languages of the European Communities;
Knowledge of French and English, which are the working languages of the European Ombudsman’s Office, is required.
The level of financial support for trainees in receipt of external support will be determined on an individual basis;
Scholarships are available to trainees who do not have other means of financial support for a period of three months. The value of scholarships is 25% of the basic salary of staff on grade AD6 step 1 (i.e. around 1200 EUR in Brussels or 1400 EUR in Strasbourg), including a household allowance, where appropriate;
Trainees who are not entitled to claim travel expenses from any other source may claim reimbursement of the cost of travel within the territory of the European Union between their place of residence and Strasbourg/Brussels at the beginning and end of the traineeship.
How to apply?
To apply for the traineeship submit your online application till 30 April 2017.
For more information visit the official website.

Thursday, 26 January 2017

Full Scholarship at the University of Bridgeport

Deadline: 1 April 2017
Open to: international students who can demonstrate full English language proficiency
Scholarship: covers full cost of tuition fees + the cost of room and board in an on-campus residence hall for the duration of four years
The University of Bridgeport is pleased to offer Global Leaders of Tomorrow Full Scholarship for international students to study in the USA.  Scholarship is awarded on the basis of their academic performance in their secondary school studies and through a nomination provided by the student’s high school counsellor or the local EducationUSA advisor.
The University of Bridgeport offers career-oriented undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees and programs for people seeking personal and professional growth. The University promotes academic excellence, personal responsibility and commitment to service. Distinctive curricula in an international, culturally diverse supportive learning environment prepare graduates for life and leadership in an increasingly interconnected world. The University is independent and non-sectarian.
Applicants must demonstrate full English language proficiency;
International Students are eligible to apply for these scholarships;
Applicants must possess the equivalent of a 3.5 Grade Point Average (GPA) or higher on a scale of 4.
The Global Leaders of Tomorrow Full Scholarship will cover:
The full cost of tuition and fees;
The cost of room and board in an on-campus residence hall for the duration of four years of undergraduate studies for first-time freshman students.
How to apply?
In order to apply please fill the online application.
For more information please visit the official web page.

Danish Government Long-Term Scholarships for International Students in Denmark, 2017-2018

Danish Government is now accepting applications for Long-Term scholarships in 2017-2018 academic year.  Scholarships are only available to master’s and PhD-level students. However, bachelor’s degree students wishing to study Danish language and literature can also apply if they have studied the Danish language for two years.

The Danish Government Scholarships under the Cultural Agreements are aimed at highly qualified exchange students wishing to immerse themselves in studies of the Danish language and culture or other fields of study related to Denmark.
The Ministry aims to create knowledge, growth and welfare in Denmark as it takes its place in an increasingly globalised world. The Ministry’s vision is to create the best possible conditions for research, study and innovation in Europe.
Scholarships are only available to master’s and PhD-level students. Some universities have other requirements regarding proof of proficiency in English, such as the TOEFL test or IELTS test. Please ask the Danish university where they wish to study about requirements and enclose the applicable documentation in their application. The Certificate of Proficiency in English, TOEFL test, or IELTS test should be filled out and signed by the relevant authority or language school at the institution in their home country.
Course Level: Scholarships are only available to master’s and PhD-level students. However, bachelor’s degree students wishing to study Danish language and literature can also apply if they have studied the Danish language for two years.
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are aimed at highly qualified exchange students wishing to immerse themselves in studies of the Danish language and culture or other fields of study related to Denmark.

Scholarship Award: Scholarships include free tuition and a monthly stipend of DKK 6,500. Danish Government Scholarships of DKK 6,500 must be used to cover travel, visa, accomodation, food, and other living expenses. Students receiving a Danish Government scholarship, applicants do not have to pay tuition. The scholarships are for one person only. Additional amounts for accompanying family members are not available. As a general rule, scholarships are tax-free in Denmark. However, as there are exceptions to this rule, scholarship recipients should contact local tax authorities for an individual assessment. If the Danish authorities decides that a scholarship recipient must pay tax, the Danish Agency for Higher Education has no power to overturn the decision.
Scholarship can be taken in Denmark
Eligibility: To be eligible for these scholarships applicants must:
Scholarships are only available to master’s and PhD-level students. However, bachelor’s degree students wishing to study Danish language and literature can also apply if they have studied the Danish language for two years. Scholarships are offered to exchange students and young research scientists from higher education institutions in the following countries: China, Japan, Israel, Egypt and Russia.
Nationality: Students from China, Japan, Israel, Egypt and Russia can apply for these Danish Government scholarships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Scholarships are only available to master’s and PhD-level students.
English Language Requirements: Some universities have other requirements regarding proof of proficiency in English, such as the TOEFL test or IELTS test. Please ask the Danish university where they wish to study about requirements and enclose the applicable documentation in their application. The Certificate of Proficiency in English, TOEFL test, or IELTS test should be filled out and signed by the relevant authority or language school at the institution in their home country.
How to Apply: Download the application form, complete, and submit it and all the required documents – including the Certificate of Proficiency in English.  Please enclose the following documents: Curriculum vitae signed and dated by applicants
Curriculum vitae signed and dated by applicants
Translated and certified copies of applicants diplomas
Detailed programme for study/research period in Denmark or Statement of Interest
Certificate of proficiency in English
Application Deadline: Deadline for applications for the Long-Term Scholarships for the academic year 2017/2018is March 1, 2017.

NN Future Matters Scholarship

Deadline: 1 May 2017
Open to: students from selected countries who want to do their master’s in the Netherlands
Scholarship: amounts of 5,000 EUR plus tuition waiver
At NN they want to take social responsibility by giving young people who are in need of support access to our means and expertise to help them create economic opportunities, overcome adversity and realise their dreams. The NN Future Matters Scholarship is financed by NN and administered by EP-Nuffic. This scholarship is meant for students from selected countries who want to do their master’s in the Netherlands.
Applicants are from Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Spain or Turkey;
Applicants are applying for a full-time master’s programme in the field of finance, risk management or economics at one of the participating Dutch research universities;
Have a minimum average score of 7 (out of 10) on BA level;
Starting your master’s studies in September 2017;
Applicants meet the specific requirements of the institution of your choice;
Applicants are a first generation academic in your family, i.e. no parent or guardian has earned a bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in your family;
Preferably you have not yet studied or worked abroad before;
Applicants must have a minimum average score of 7 (out of 10) on BA level.
 The scholarship amounts to 5,000 EUR. You will receive 4,500 EUR in two instalments of 2,250 EUR each in the first year of your master’s studies and 500 EUR at the end of your studies plus tuition waiver  
How to Apply?
The following attachments are required in addition to the Application form, in this order:
A motivation letter: minimum 1 A4 / max 3 A4;
Your curriculum vitae (CV) with a photo. Your CV must include information on
jobs (was it a full-time or a part-time job and in what period);
periods spent abroad, if applicable (what country/countries and purpose/reason);
extracurricular activities, study-related and not study-related.
Two reference letters: the person referring you must be present in your current academic life. The reference letter must be on the letterhead of the organisation of the person referring you and must include his or her name, address and position, a signature and a stamp;
An overview of diploma and study results of previous higher education;
A copy of the admission letter to a master’s programme at Dutch university;
A copy of your passport/identity document.
More information on the official website

Read more: http://www.mladiinfo.eu/2017/01/25/nn-future-matters-scholarship/#ixzz4WsvtmfwJ

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Radio Internship in Nantes, France

Deadline: application process ongoing
Open to: high-level bilingual (In French) Students in Journalism, Media & Communications, Political Science or European Studies; interested in European issues
Venue: 27 February – 13 July 2017, Nantes, France
EURADIONANTES is a media based in Nantes, France, that focuses on European News and Information, in order to make European politics relevant on a local scale and to contribute to the awareness of Europe. The Euradionantes team is composed of several young journalists who come from all over Europe and receive a full training on radio equipement at the radio station in Nantes. They are coached by French professional journalists, who have had years of experience in journalism. Since 2007, more than 200 interns have received a full training in ‘local- european’ radio journalism. Today, they work at the _BBC, Deutsche Welle, RTBF, Reuters, The Telegraph, Radio Sweden, ORF, UTV Ireland, Hit West…_ Interns from 20 different EU countries have already taken part.
High-Level Bilingual (In French) Students in Journalism, Media & Communications, Political Science or European Studies;
Interested in European issues and who would like to get a formative experience in the world of radio and New European Media.
The students get a monthly allowance of about 500 EUR to 550 EUR;
According to their situation, they can complete it with a grant (Erasmus+ for instance);
For five months, they will work in a dynamic and multicultural environment, with five other students from various parts of Europe.
How to apply?
To apply, the students have to complete in French the application form and return it as soon as possible along with a CV and a cover letter to: communication@euradionantes.eu. Thank you for informing your students about this opportunity, and also
all those who could be interested in such a project within your networks (Higher Education, departments of your regional/local governments, Universities…).
More information on the official website.

30 Fully Financed PhD Fellowships at Aarhus University in Denmark, 2017

Aarhus University is offering 30 fully financed PhD fellowships and research training supplements. Both fully financed PhD fellowships granted and research training supplements will be allocated within the Faculty of Health Scienceat Aarhus University, where the PhD student will be employed.
Aarhus University offers PhD degree programmes which compare favorably with the best in the world. With a long tradition for international cooperation in the areas of teaching and research, the PhD programmes are naturally of a high international standard.
Aarhus University is a modern, academically diverse and research-intensive university with a strong commitment to high-quality research and education and the development of society nationally and globally. The university offers an inspiring research and teaching environment to its 42,500 students and 11,500 employees, and has an annual budget of EUR 840 million
All applicants must document English language qualifications comparable to an ‘English B level’ in the Danish upper secondary school (‘gymnasium’).
Course Level: Fellowships are available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: Fellowships are awarded within the Faculty of Health Science.
Scholarship Award: The types of fellowships the Graduate School will offer in the different rounds of 2017 are as follows:
30 fully financed PhD fellowships (divided between integrated and ordinary PhD fellowships)
A number of Research training supplements (DKK 550,000)
Number of Scholarships: There are 30 fully financed PhD fellowships available.
Scholarship can be taken in Denmark
Eligibility: To apply for a 3-year PhD study programme students must have completed a relevant Master’s degree. The Master’s study has to be equivalent to a Danish Master’s degree of 120 ECTS – if you have any doubt you can submit your diplomas for an assessment via graduateschoolhealth-at-au.dk.
Nationality: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: All applications will be evaluated based on the submitted material using the following criteria. The time for research experience after the qualifying exam is taken into consideration.
English Language Requirement: All applicants must document English language qualifications comparable to an ‘English B level’ in the Danish upper secondary school (‘gymnasium’).
How to Apply: The application and all mandatory attachments, incl. the project description, must be in English. If the project description is not in English, the application will be rejected by the administration.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is February 15, 2017.

Online MBA Scholarships and Bursaries for International Students in UK, 2017

Global Business School Oxford (GBS Oxford) offers a number of MBA Scholarships and Bursaries for February 2017 Student Intake. Ten scholarship places are available at £4,500 for the full year-long MBA.
This unique MBA blended learning programme, which enables students from all over the world to pursue their studies while in employment and is accredited by London Metropolitan University, combines the very best of the Oxford tutorial system with the best of digital learning.
One of the key objectives of this course is to strengthen students’ management skills to prepare them for promotion in their careers.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing full MBA programme at the Global Business School Oxford (GBS Oxford).
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of business administration.
Scholarship Award: Scholarship places are available at £4,500 for the full MBA programme.
Number of Scholarships: There are ten scholarships available.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: The MBA course with London Metropolitan University requires
A minimum age of 21
Bachelor’s degree or 2-3 years work experience at Managerial or Supervisory Level
Equivalent overseas qualification recognised by the UK NARIC
Nationality: Students of all nationalities can apply for Online MBA Scholarships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their bachelor’s degree.
English Language Requirement: Overseas learners must show proficiency in the English language and have an appropriate qualification equivalent to IELTS 5.5.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is January 25, 2017.

University of Edinburgh MBA Scholarships in UK, 2017-2018

University of Edinburgh offers MBA scholarships for international students in the 20172018 academic session. Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
University offers a number of general and subject-specific funding schemes. The aim of the scholarships is to attract the best and most motivated people to Edinburgh.
The University of Edinburgh, founded in 1582, is the sixth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland’s ancient universities. The university’s mission is the creation, dissemination and curation of knowledge.
Candidates can only apply for a scholarship once they have received an offer (conditional or unconditional) to join the MBA programme and have either firmly accepted the offer or be intending to do so. University accepts all of the English language qualifications for entry to the university, including IELTS qualifications from any IELTS test centre.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree program (MBA) at University of Edinburgh.
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded in the area of Business Administration.
Scholarship Award: MBA Achievement Scholarships, MBA Diversity Scholarships and MBA Merit Scholarships have value of £5,000 each and MBA Leadership Scholarships have a value of £10,000 each.
Scholarship can be taken in UK
Eligibility: These scholarships are available to both FT and Executive MBA students. The specific requirements are as follows:
5 MBA Leadership Scholarships to candidates who can demonstrate strong leadership experience or potential and have at least 5 year’s work experience.
3 MBA Merit Scholarships to candidates who can demonstrate exceptional prior qualifications.
3 MBA Diversity Scholarships to candidates who enhance the diversity of cultures or perspectives on the Edinburgh MBA.
4 MBA Achievement Scholarships to candidates who can demonstrate successful prior achievement in contributing to the improvement of a business, social or public organisation
Nationality: International students can apply for these MBA scholarships.
College Admission Requirement: The scholarship will be awarded broadly on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirements: All students of every nationality are required to prove their English language competence. Even native speakers of English must demonstrate that they meet our minimum language requirements to gain entry to the university. University accepts all of the English language qualifications for entry to the university, including IELTS qualifications from any IELTS test centre. Applicants who require an IELTS test as part of an application for degree-level studies may take this test at any IELTS centre.
How to Apply: After receipt of an offer of a place on MBA, applicants may apply for an MBA scholarship. Whilst completing this application applicant will be asked to provide the following:
Personal details;
Details of any degrees applicants hold or expect to hold;
Any relevant details from employment or training history;
Details of journal articles applicants have had published;
The topic of applicants proposed research;
A research outline of no more than 300 words;
A personal statement of no more than 300 words;
Details of any other scholarships or awards applicants hold or have held.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 2017.

Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Internship for Policy Work in the Area of Connected and Automated Driving/Smart Mobility

ACEA - European Automobile Manufacturers Association
Brussels, Belgium
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) represents the 15 Europe-based car, van, truck and bus makers. ACEA is based in Brussels and has offices overseas in Tokyo, Beijing and Seoul. ACEA works with a variety of institutional, non-governmental, research and civil society partners - as well as with a number of industry associations with related interests.
ACEA has developed a dedicated area of expertise in the area of connected and automated driving as well as smart mobility, a domain which attracts much attention from policy makers at both the EU and national level. Connected and automated driving will revolutionise individual mobility within the space of just a few years. It holds great potential for safe, efficient, comfortable and environmentally-friendly transport, but equally creates new areas of business with players that will impact existing automotive business models.
ACEA provides students the opportunity to put their studies into practice and to develop a sense of responsibility. The intern will be fully integrated in an international team and will be responsible for specific tasks. The successful candidate will assist the Smart Mobility Director, tasks include among others:
Monitoring and analysing policy developments in the field of connectivity and automation (connected vehicles, autonomous vehicles, telecommunications and ICT policies, smart mobility, etc);
Preparing presentations and related materials for workshops and meetings;
Assisting the Director in the meetings with our members;
Identifying opportunities and research in policy domains and specific technologies;
Assisting in development of brochures, briefing papers, policy documents and other materials.
Our offer
This internship will take place in 2017, to be negotiated: full or part-time and time frame;
A truly instructive experience, combining sector-specific insights and European affairs, with an international team and our member companies;
Reimbursement of travel costs within Belgium, plus lunch vouchers.
Your profile
Master’s degree in law, political sciences, European relations or in the framework of an internship in these fields;
Interested in automotive issues, mobility and telecommunications/digital society;
Fluent in English (written and spoken);
Open-minded, resourceful, analytic, quick of mind;
Solution oriented, capable of explaining complex issues in writing;
Dynamic, able to thrive under pressure and act quickly and efficiently;
Proficient with MS Office, search tools, social media, etc.

New Internship Opportunity at the Anna Lindh Foundation

The Anna Lindh Foundation announces the launch of the Internship Programme for 2017.
This programme aims at fostering interdisciplinary knowledge as well as practical know-how building,  targeting talented youth willing to gain practical experience in a field relevant to the Anna Lindh Foundation activities through their full involvement in the Foundation daily work.
Through the Internship Programme, ALF benefits from the input of young enthusiastic, motivated  graduates, who can give a fresh and up-to date academic knowledge.
Opening application Date: 24th of January 2017.
Closing application Date:  24th of February 2017.
Duty location: Alexandria, Egypt.
Who can apply:
Applicant(s) must be nationals of one of the 42 member countries of the Euro-Mediterranean partnership, with a maximum age of 35.
Target group: Graduates who have less than 2 years of relevant working experience.
Profile and skills Required:
Must hold a Bachelor degree.
Must have good knowledge of standard computer software (MS Word®, Excel®, PowerPoint and Outlook®).
Must be good in spoken and written English with French/Arabic  as an asset.
Creative and Flexible.
Expected Contract Starting Date:  1st of April 2017.
Interview:  Only Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Contract Duration: 6 months with an assessment at the end of month 3.
Compensation: Non paid for the first 3 months.
In case of satisfactory performance assessment, from month 4  will be paid a monthly compensation of Euro 400.
Work schedule:
5 days per week Sunday through Thursday 9:00 to 17:00.
Interested candidates should complete and send the following at the latest the 24th of  February 2017, by midnight Egypt-time:
Complete the Online Application Form.
Upload a one-page letter of motivation in English. A shorter version in French or Arabic is also welcome.
No applications will be considered after the deadline mentioned above.
We value all of our interns and go the extra mile to ensure a learning experience that fits your career goals.  You will become knowledgeable in the area that you will be assigned to (Admin and Finance or Programme and Networks or Communication), with a general overview at all ALF activities. Interns will  experience  an international working environment gaining multicultural perspective.

JTC Singapore Undergraduate Scholarships

Deadline 31 March 2017
Open to: international students
Scholarship: include airfare, Language study fees, maintenance allowance plus internships with JTC
Each year, JTC awards scholarships to outstanding individuals to pursue undergraduate programme at overseas and local universities in USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan, China and Singapore. Students will be able to pursue any course of study that has relevance to the different areas of work in JTC  including: Accountancy, Architecture, Business/Economics, Engineering, Facilities Management, Human Resources, Land Surveying, Mass Communications, Real Estate, Quantity Surveying, Urban Planning and Design
Their undergraduate scholarship is opened to individuals who possess:
Excellent academic results;
Outstanding co-curricular activities record;
Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills;
Strong leadership qualities and potential;
Passion to contribute to, and shape Singapore’s industrial landscape.
Overseas scholarships awards include:
Language study fees (where applicable);
Medical insurance (if necessary);
Maintenance allowance;
Pre-studies allowance;
Tuition, examination and other related fees;
Opportunity for sponsorship for approved student exchange programme;
Internships with diverse business areas within JTC.
How to Apply?
To apply for the JTC scholarship, you need to fill out an enquiry form with you detailed information:

Joint Japan World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program, 2017-2018

Applications are invited for Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarships Program (JJ/WBGSP) from the nationals of developing countries. Scholarships are awarded for studying only at a master program that has been granted “preferred” status by the JJ/WBG Scholarship Program.
The program has awarded over 5000 scholarships selected from over 65,000 applicants, and disbursed over US$200 million in funding from the Japanese government.
Established in 1987 with funding from the Government of Japan, the Joint Japan / World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program (JJ/WBGSP) has helped create an international community of development professionals through the Program’s financing of graduate and post-graduate studies.
Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent university degree) earned before 2013, be under 45 years old on the application deadline date, and have at least 3 years of recent development-related experience since earning a Bachelor’s degree. 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.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree at Preferred University.
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded for studying only at a master program that has been granted “preferred” status by the JJ/WBG Scholarship Program.
Number of Awards: JJWBGSP offers scholarships for over 200 Preferred Programs (.xlsx 49 KB) spanning a wide array of development topics and for 14 Partner Programs (.xlsx 15 KB)  at universities in U.S., Africa and Japan in key areas of development, including economic policy management, tax policy, and infrastructure management.
Scholarship Award: A JJWBGSP scholarship provides tuition, a monthly living stipend, round-trip airfare, health insurance, and travel allowance. The JJ/WBGSP scholarship provides the recipient with the following benefits:
Economy class air travel between your home country and the host university at the start of your study program and immediately following the end of the scholarship period. In addition to the two-way air travel, scholars will receive a US $500 travel allowance for each trip;
Tuition for your graduate program and the cost of basic medical insurance usually obtained through the university.
A monthly subsistence allowance to cover living expenses, including books. The amount of the allowance varies depending on the host country.
Please note all JJ/WBGSP scholarships cover the duration of the graduate program or two years, whichever is less.
The JJ/WBGSP scholarship does not cover:
VISA application(s) costs
Expenses to bring and/or support a scholar’s family members;
Extra-curricular courses or training;
Language training not provided by the graduate program;
Additional travel during the course of the study program;
Expenses related to research, supplementary educational materials, field trips, participation in workshops/seminars, or internships; or
Educational equipment such as computers.
Note: The JJ/WBGSP scholarship may only supplement, and does not duplicate, any other source of financial support/fellowship you might have. If selected as a finalist or if you are awarded a scholarship, you must inform the JJ/WBGSP if you have other sources of scholarship funds. The JJ/WBGSP stipend may be withdrawn completely or partially if during the scholarship period the Program has evidence of additional sources of support.
Scholarship can be taken at: Scholarships are available for preferred university masters programs that is listed on the JJ/WBGSP website and that is located outside of the applicant’s country of citizenship and country of residence.
Eligibility: Developing Country nationals must:
Be a national of a World Bank member developing country;
Not hold dual citizenship of a developed country;
Be in good health;
Hold a Bachelor (or equivalent) degree earned at least 3 years prior to the Application Deadline date;
Have 3 years or more of recent development-related experience after earning a Bachelor (or equivalent) degree;
Be accepted unconditionally to enroll in the upcoming academic year in at least one of the JJWBGSP Preferred or Partner masters degree Programs;
Not be an Executive Director, his/her alternate, and/or staff of all types of appointments of the World Bank Group or a close relative of the aforementioned by blood or adoption with the term “close relative” defined as: Mother, Father, Sister, Half-sister, Brother, Half-brother, Son, Daughter, Aunt, Uncle, Niece, or Nephew;
*Please note: All eligibility criteria are strictly adhered to. No exceptions are made. Eligibility criteria WILL NOT change during an open call for applications. However, this information is subject to change between the close of one application process and the opening of the next.
Nationality: Students of developing countries can apply for this scholarship.
List of Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus,  Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Rep., Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Dem. Rep. of, Congo, Rep. of, Costa Rica, Ivory Coast, Croatia, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Rep, Ecuador, Egypt, Arab Rep., El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, The Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haití, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Islamic Rep. of, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Macedonia, FYR of, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, F.S., Moldova, Mongolia,  Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palau,  Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Romania, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, West Bank and Gaza, Yemen, Zambia and Zimbabwe

College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must hold a Bachelor (or equivalent) degree earned at least 3 years prior to the Application Deadline date.
Test Requirement: No
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.
How to Apply: An application will be accepted and reviewed if the applicant submits only one completed application electronically through the online application site by the application deadline.
Application Deadline: The next call for applications for a JJWBGSP Scholarship to one of our Preferred Programs is scheduled to open January 25, 2017.