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Thousands of Africa's best and best-connected students have been lured to Chinese universities with free degrees, luxurious accommodation and generous monthly allowances. Thousands more will follow in what is an immense and sustained attempt to repair China's reputation and expand its sphere of influence. Read more at www.china-africa-reporting.co.za/2013/06/fixing-chinas-image-one-african-student-at-a-time/
Lilian Kabelle and Narissa Allibhai are two of seven students from Sub-Saharan Africa attending UC Berkeley at no cost as part of a $500 million MasterCard Foundation education initiative. Six U.S. universities, including UC Berkeley, were named as partners in The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program's global network of educational institutions and non-profits. UC Berkeley will receive $30 million in funding over the next eight years as part of the program. The initiative will provide some 15,000 talented, yet financially disadvantaged students who have a "give-back" ethos and live in developing countries with full scholarships and comprehensive support for their high school and college educations. Sub-Saharan Africa is the primary focus of the Scholars Program. http://newscenter.be...
In June 2017, the first cohort of Carnegie Mellon Africa Smart Africa Scholars graduated.The Smart Africa Scholarship Fund was established in 2013, and aims to build the much-needed ICT capacity to catalyze Africa’s economic development. The fund mobilizes the necessary financial resources from African governments and multilateral stakeholders to increase the number of advanced engineering degrees and industry-certified ICT engineers to fill Africa's critical shortage of skills in this area. Learn more about Smart Africa- https://smartafrica.org
This is a demonstration of how to apply to the Turkish Scholarship 2017 السلام عليكم .. هذا فيديو توضيحي حول كيفية التسجيل في المنح المقدمة من الجمهورية التركية للعام الدراسي 2017 Turkish government provides different scholarship programs for international students. Scholarships Includes: A monthly payment (allowance), accommodation support, tuition fees, general health insurance and specified travel expenses, costs of Turkish language training courses, are all included in Türkiye Scholarships. More details about this scholarship visit: http://www.turkiyeburslari.org And .. Visit us :) The Page of Iraqi Student Who Studies in Turkey on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/IraqiStudent... And : https://www.facebook.com/groups/25920... Thanks all :)
As a Church, we understand that many students are unable to receive the education necessary to enter the marketplace with skill and confidence. The Hillsong Africa Foundation, in partnership with the Reddam Foundation, provides a scholarship to our candidates through high school (grade 8-12) in one of the Reddam House Schools. We've seen Calvin and Yolisa's lives move forward in their first year in many ways, ultimately building lives that will build the nation. Applications for our 2018 Hillsong Africa Scholarship can be found here: http://hillsongafrica.com/scholarship/ If you'd like to know more, email firstname.lastname@example.org See Yolisa's story here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lBHJL...
A video with advice for applying to UK Scholarships. APPLY! People featured in video (in order): - Dr Vuyane Mhlomi (Rhodes) - Ange Maseko (Chevening) - Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh (Weidenfeld) - Taskeen Adam (FirstRand Laurie Dippenaar & Cambridge Africa) - Sumaya Hendricks (Oppenheimer Memorial Trust & Crowdfunding) "Figuring out life. Maybe you are too. Let's do it together"
Looking for funding opportunities for youth and scholarships for African students? Eliminate the stress of finding the right programs around the world, and never miss a deadline again. Download After School Africa on Play Store http://goo.gl/iFnLqK
In Africa, the Australian Government offers scholarships and fellowships under the Australia Awards for African nationals to undertake long term studies leading to a postgraduate degree and short term training leading to the acquisition of new skills. Long term awards include Australia Award Scholarships to undertake Masters-level studies in Australian universities.
Preparing post secondary school students to competitively seek admissions and scholarships to top world class institutions 2017
Are you a Ph.D. student from Sub-Saharan Africa? Are you 32 years of age or younger? The World Bank Group is launching the second edition of the Africa Fellowship Program, an exciting initiative targeting Ph.D. candidates from Sub-Saharan Africa, particularly women. Apply now for a 6-month fellowship and help us work to eradicate poverty and increase shared prosperity: http://worldbank.org/africa/wbgfellows
Iqbal Akhtar, Associate Professor, Florida International University, “The Indic Chronicle of Light from Zanibar” Kim Wortmann, PhD Student, Harvard University, “Zanzibar and Oman: Ibadi Revival in an East Africa town” Caity Bolton, PhD Student, Graduate Center CUNY, “Divine Science: Knowledge, Islamic Education and Development in Zanzibar” Ahmed Sharif, PhD student, NYU, “Somalia, Sudan, and the rise of Scholar Politics in the ICU” Panel chair: Kai Kresse, Columbia University Texts, Knowledge, and Practice: The Meaning of Scholarship in Muslim Africa website: http://projects.iq.harvard.edu/islamafrica Learn more about Harvard Divinity School and its mission to illuminate, engage, and serve at http://hds.harvard.edu/.
A young South African is dancing his way into a new role in the United States. Andile Ndlovu has won a scholarship to train with the prestigious Washington Ballet. His teachers say he is a fast-rising star whose culture informs his art. Priscilla Huff spoke with Ndlovu and his teachers about the global language of ballet.
For African students looking to win a local or international scholarship for next academic year, follow the 10 steps in this video to apply for scholarships. From identifying your scholarship winning advantage, finding the right scholarship, starting at the right time, to collaboration, animation video shows how to get it right in 2016.
Justin is one of the first students to study under an Oasis Africa Australia Secondary School Scholarship and enrol into University. Justin commenced a Degree in Bachelor of Science (Medical Laboratory Science and Technology) in September 2014.
144 young African men and women who are the 1st batch participants of ABE Initiative Program participated in internships at 65 Japanese companies in summer 2015. *At the 5th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD V), held in Yokohama in 2013, the Japanese government stated its policy of strengthening support for the ongoing dynamic growth of Africa with stronger public-private partnerships. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced the "African Business Education Initiative for Youth (ABE Initiative)”, a strategic five-year plan providing 1,000 youths in Africa with opportunities to study for Master’s degree at Japanese universities and experience internships at Japanese companies in order to develop effective skills, expertise in various fields, and strengthen n...
The lecture addresses a simple question: What is the point of African Studies? It argues in response that there is value in studying Africa. This value concerns the knowledge likely to be acquired about Africa, but also the understanding which such knowledge yields about the world. The question may be simple, but the answer is complex. “Urbane scholarship” refers to a way of engaging with scientific knowledge that reveals sophistication in dealing with the world we live in. The claim is that this sophistication is an intellectual trait bound to be fostered by the study of a continent, which is in many respects what it is because of the way the world is. The lecture will, therefore, make a case for grounding the study of Africa more firmly in broader claims about the human condition and les...
Chevening Scholarship winner Refiloe Seseane, from South Africa, is a MSc Financial Economics student at Cardiff University. In this video Refiloe gives an insight into what the Chevening scholarship offers and shares some great tips on the application process.