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2013 NRF Innovation and Scarce Skills Master and Doctoral Scholarship, South Africa

The Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) commits grant funds from the National Skills Fund (NSF) towards the Scarce Skills Development Fund Programme (SSDF), which targets students. The NRF is responsible for the management of the SSDF programme.The programme supports students and fellows at South African higher education institutions (HEI’s) and science councils. The objectives of the SSDF programme are to: Increase the number and quality of South African postgraduate students in specified scarce skills areas; or In conjunction with the higher education sector and industry, support the development of postgraduate courses and research to meet specific…

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Scholarship Program in Economic and Public Policy Management (PEPPM), University of Tsukuba, Japan

Program in Economic and Public Policy Management (PEPPM), Tsukuba University in Japan has just started its recruitment activity of scholarship candidates for the 10th cohort (April 2013-March 2015). With the sponsorship of the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank, we will provide 2 years scholarship for Master program in Economic policy or International Public Policy. The objective of the Program is to provide, within the time frame of two years, training and the necessary skills for the conception, design, and implementation of development policies. The emphasis of the Program is on International Development with a trans-disciplinary approach…

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Austrian Development Cooperation-Higher Education and Research for Development, Austria

related to the thematic focus of appear. * Higher education and research for development * Water supply and sanitation, rural development, energy, private sector development, governance and human rights * Poverty reduction, environment and natural resources, peace building and conflict prevention, gender equality * Strengthening of skills in social sciences as an instrument to systematically analyze the reasons of poverty and to empower capacities in social science research Eligible countries Partner institutions in the South, and participants of Master’s and PhD programmes at Austrian universities, come from the following countries: * Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya * Mozambique * Cape Verde, Burkina…

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Doctoral Scholarships in Social Sciences and Arts at University of Stellenbosch, South Africa 2012

of candidates and the availability of supervisors, an intake of maximally twenty new scholarship students is envisaged in 2012. Scholarships are valued at a maximum of R120,000 per year for three years. -Scholarships are intended for students who wish to undertake a study programme to obtain a doctoral degree in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Stellenbosch, and who therefore are in possession of the necessary qualifications for admission to a doctoral degree in this Faculty. -Applicants must have completed a Masters degree or an equivalent recognised by the University of Stellenbosch before they…

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PhD Scholarship in Formal Modelling and Analysis of Ecosystems at UNU-IIST, China

The United Nations University – International Institute for Software Technology (UNU-IIST), located in Macau, is accepting applications for one scholarship as PhD candidate to be involved in a high-profile portfolio of projects in the area of Formal Modelling and Analysis of Ecosystems within a collaboration between UNU-IIST and the University of Pisa, Italy. Research Topic The PhD candidate will be directly involved in the development and implementation of methodologies and tools for the testing and comparison of different policies for environmental and health management, such as policies for control or eradication of diseases and disease vectors, translocation of…

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