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Michael Wills Scholarship at Oxford

These scholarships were established in the spirit of post-World War II reconciliation and are named after Captain Michael Wills MC, a former student at Magdalen College who was killed in action in Tunisia in 1943. Michael Wills was a cousin and close friend of the 2nd Lord Dulverton, and it is the Dulverton Trust that generously funds these scholarships. The...

Green Templeton College Development Scholarship at Oxford

Green Templeton College and ODID provide the funding for a scholarship which covers fees plus an amount towards living expenses. The criteria for selection will be outstanding academic ability and citizenship (and normal residence in) of a developing country as defined by the United Nations, with a preference for candidates from Sub-Saharan Africa. There is no application for this scholarship,...

2012-2013 Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program in Washington, D.C.

The Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program was established in 2001 with funding from the U.S. Congress to enable democratic practitioners, scholars, and journalists from around the world to deepen their understanding of democracy and enhance their ability to promote democratic change. It was named in honour of National Endowment for Democracy’s principal founders, former president Ronald Reagan and the late...

2011 Templeton Freedom Awards for Institutions

The Templeton Freedom Awards recognizes outstanding achievements from privately-funded, non-profit research institutes (“think tanks”). Achievements that qualify for application include one of the following for each application:a completed project an ongoing program with an existing track record a body of work that is relevant to one of the prize categoriesInstitutes should not submit new or potential projects, as Templeton Freedom Awards are only awarded to...

Queen Elizabeth House Scholarships at Oxford

The Oxford Department of International Development will offer a number of full scholarships (covering University and College Fees, plus an amount towards maintenance) to be known as 'Queen Elizabeth House Scholarships'. Students entering the following courses will be eligible:PRS/DPhil in Development Studies MPhil in Development Studies MSc in Economics for Development MSc in Global Governance and Diplomacy MSc in Migration Studies MSc in Refugee...

146 Commonwealth Shared Scholarships in the UK

There are 146 Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for one-year master’s programme in UK universities for 2011-2012 session. Awards made under this scheme are jointly funded by the Department for International  Development (DFID), as part of the United Kingdom International Development programme to developing countries, and participating institutions in the UK. The scheme is administered by the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (CSC),...

Eni Scholarships at the University of Oxford

St Antony’s College at the University of Oxford in partnership with the international integrated energy company Eni, is offering three students from African universities the opportunity of fully funded scholarships, including fees and living expenses, to undertake postgraduate study at the Master's level at the University of Oxford commencing in October 2011. Country Focus The programme aims to appoint one scholar in each of...

Pulitzer Center Grant on Water and Sanitation for West African Journalists

The Pulitzer Center is seeking four West African journalists to join two international journalists to produce a series of reports on water and sanitation projects in West Africa.  Deadline is June 20, 2011. Reporting will be published in West African and international news outlets. This collaboration between West African and international journalists will improve the quality of the reporting on...

The Daniel Pearl Awards for Outstanding International Investigative Reporting

The Daniel Pearl Awards for Outstanding International Investigative Reporting are unique among journalism prizes worldwide in that they were created specifically to honor cross-border investigative reporting. Formerly the ICIJ Awards, the prizes were renamed in 2008 in honor of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl, who was slain by militants in Pakistan in 2002. The two $5,000 first-place prizes and...

University of Edinburgh Southern African Scholarships

The University of Edinburgh offers two scholarships for postgraduate study in any subject offered by the University to students from Southern African countries. One of the scholarships will be available for a one year Master's degree programme and the other scholarship for a three year PhD degree programme. The scholarship covers the overseas rate of tuition fee and University accommodation for...
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