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Reuters Scholarships for Journalists from Developing Countries to Attend a Course in London

This course is designed to assist journalists in combating corruption in all its forms. It offers sessions on defining and recognizing corruption and writing media campaigns on the subject. Aims of the Course: 1. Define and describe common forms of corruption and the media commitment to redress this to increase public good 2. Improve critical thinking, including an ethical, objective approach to...

Helsinki South Harbour – Open Int’l Ideas Competition: €165,000 in Prizes

Entries are invited from interested persons worldwide to create a comprehensive ideas plan for the South Harbour that can be used as a basis for the future development of the area. The entrants must present public urban spaces for the area, chart the amount of supplementary construction, and placement possibilities as well as improve pedestrian traffic and cycling connections...

2011-2012 Gani Fawehinmi Annual Scholarships for Nigerian Undergraduate Students

The annual Gani Fawehinmi Scholarship for indigent students in Nigerian tertiary institutions is now open for applications. The award is for 40 indigent students, each of whom will receive One hundred Thousand Naira (N100,000) for their education. Eligibility Criteria Applicant must be poor and indigent.  Applicant must be registered students of Tertiary institutions in Nigeria i.e Universities, Polytechnics and College of Education.  Applicants...

2011 UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Prize for the Promotion of Tolerance and Non-Violence

The 2011 UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Prize for the Promotion of Tolerance and Non-Violence is now open for nominations. The prize is awarded every two years to individuals, institutions and other entities or non-governmental organizations that have made exceptional contributions and demonstrated leadership in the promotion of tolerance and non-violence. The Prize was created in 1995 on the occasion of the United...

$32,000 in Prizes: Global Social Entrepreneurship Competition for Students

The Global Social Entrepreneurship Competition (GSEC) organized by the University of Washington is a leading-edge international social venture plan competition, where interdisciplinary student teams from around the world propose creative, commercially viable businesses aimed at reducing poverty in the developing world. GSEC provides cross-cultural, transformational practical learning experiences for student participants to hone their business skills, expand their networks, and...

Free Seminar for Journalists on Covering Global Religious Conflict

Join a select group of journalists throughout the world in a new online seminar sharing insights, resources and strategies for reporting on religious tensions throughout the world. The Topic is: “Covering Global Religious Conflict,” a six-week seminar offered by the International Center for Journalists from October 10 to Nov. 18, 2011 will critically examine effective ways of reporting on...

Sydney Achievers International Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships 2012-2013

The University of Sydney has announced Sydney Achievers International Scholarships for new international undergraduate and postgraduate students commencing at the University in 2012. These prestigious scholarships are aimed at attracting high achieving, academically meritorious, international students to enjoy the ‘Sydney experience’ at one of the finest institutions of higher education in the world. Details are as follows: Undergraduate Scholarships Benefits 30 scholarships of AUD$10,000...

Over 20 Human Rights Watch Internships for Students

Human Rights Watch offers academic internships at both the undergraduate and graduate level in their regional and thematic divisions, as well as their organizational support departments. Details of Internships Undergraduate internships are primarily administrative and clerical in nature, but other projects can be assigned as they arise and match the student's interests and abilities, including research, drafting documents, translating, and helping...

Global Green Communications & Devt Internship in Washington, DC

The Global Green USA Security & Sustainability Program in Washington DC is offering a Communications and Development internship for undergraduate or graduate students interested in gaining practical experience in communications, media, international security, arms control, environmental research, public policy, and the legislative process. Interns participate in a variety of activities that support both organizational and individual development. Duties: • Assist...

2012 United Nations Foundation Internships for Students and Graduates

The United Nations Foundation offers semester-long full and part-time internships during the Fall, Spring, and Summer terms for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates. The interns participate in a variety of activities and perform a variety of tasks in support of the department for which they work. The number and nature of internships depends on the needs of the...
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