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2012 MENA Scholarship for Short Course in the Netherlands

The Middle East and North Africa Scholarship Programme (MENA Scholarship Programme) is initiated and fully funded by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The MENA Scholarship Programme was set up in 2007 as a result of the growing interest in both the Arab world and the Netherlands to strengthen mutual ties in the areas of education, culture and trade. The programme enables mid career professionals from Algeria, Iraq, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Syria and Tunisia to do a short course in the Netherlands. Each year there are around 120 scholarships available, which are proportionally distributed among the participating countries….

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Netherlands Fellowship Program for Short Courses, 2012

candidates must meet all the requirements set by the Dutch institution (see 3.2); – not have received more than one NFP short course fellowships. – Not have received an NFP short course fellowship in the year prior to the fellowship application; – not be employed by: – a multinational corporation (for instance Shell, Unilever etc.) – a large national and/-or commercial organisation -a bilateral donor organisation (for instance USAID, DFID, Danida, Sida, FinAid, AusAid, ADC, SwissAid etc.) -multilateral donor organisation, (for instance a UN organisation, the World Bank, the IMF, Asian Development Bank, African Development Bank, IADB, etc.)…

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NFP Fellowships for Training Course in Peace building and Local Governance

The Netherlands organisation for international cooperation in higher education (NUFFIC) offers the opportunity to apply for a fellowship for this training course, as part of the Netherlands Fellowship Programme (NFP) for short courses. This course will be held from 5 to 16 November 2012 in The Hague, The Netherlands. Questions addressed in this course are: How should central and local government relations be shaped? How can basic services be delivered and economic opportunities be created in a conflict sensitive manner? We will distil lessons from cases in countries and regions such as Afghanistan, Sudan and the Balkans and…

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2013-2014 DAAD Scholarships for International Developing Countries

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) – Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst – supports a range of postgraduate courses at German universities which aim at providing academically educated young professionals from Developing Countries with further specialized studies. The DAAD supports these selected programs with a certain quota of scholarships and with financial assistance for a special tutoring system. At the end of the course (programs run 12 to 36 months, depending on the particular institution) participants can obtain an internationally recognized Master’s or in some courses PhD degree. -Age limit: 36 years of age at the time of…

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2012-2014 Call for Applications IAS-Paris Fellowship for International Students, France

The Institute for Advanced Study – Paris (IAS-Paris) invites you to submit applications for the 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 academic years for five- or nine-month residencies. Longer stays (i.e. nine months) are given priority for 2013-2014. IAS-Paris is planning to host about fifteen guest researchers for 2012-2013 and about twenty-five guest researchers for 2013-2014 to work on research projects of their choice. High-level international researchers in the humanities and social sciences (HSS) • Postdoctoral researchers that hold a position in a university or research centre (having held a doctorate for at least three years, plus a minimum three…

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