Posts Tagged ‘Training’

icon Training & Short courses, Other

icon Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Open to US nationals

icon  American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)

icon 13 Jul 2017

icon Partial Funding, $1,000

More about this scholarship

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) provides an opportunity to participate in the 2017 Systems of Care Special Program Clinical Projects.

Eligibility

  • Applicants of Systems Of Care Special Program Clinical Projects must be enrolled in a residency program in the United States.
  • He/She must be a child and adolescent psychiatry residents at the time of the AACAP Annual Meeting in October 2016.
  • Candidates in their first or second year of child fellowship training are eligible.
  • Triple Boarders in their fourth or fifth year of training in their triple board programs are eligible as well.
  • Members of the AACAP qualify for the program.
  • Applicants of Systems Of Care Special Program Clinical Projects whose membership application is pending at the time of application can apply as well.

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icon Training & Short courses

icon Music

Open to all nationals except Americans

icon  Musicians Institute (MI)

icon 01 Sep 2017

icon Partial Funding, $1,000 per quarter

More about this scholarship

Musicians Institute is offering International Musicians Merit Scholarship, 2017 to support international advanced musicians with their educational development.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of International Musicians Merit Scholarship, 2017 must be International students with a valid F-1 visa.
  • Applicants must have applied for admission by the deadline.
  • Applicants should be entering the program for the first-time.
  • The scholarship may be applicable to Certificate or Degree in Guitar, Bass, Vocal, Drum, or Keyboard Performance programs or Degree in Music Composition program while MI Select and MI Select Express programs are ineligible.
  • Candidates applying for International Musicians Merit Scholarship, 2017 must maintain a GPA of 3.5 to continue receiving the scholarship.

Documents required:

  • An essay in one page describing themselves, why they should be considered for the scholarship, musical background, aspirations and any other relevant information
  • YouTube URL to a page which contains 3 performances: 2 songs in 2 different styles in an ensemble setting (i.e. accompanied by at least one other live musician) and 1 solo piece

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icon Training & Short courses

icon Community and Environmental Schemes

Open to Scottish nationals

icon  South of Scotland Youth Awards Trust

icon 31 Dec 2017

icon Partial Funding, £200 to £2,000

iconOrganizations in developing countries or in the U.K

More about this scholarship

South of Scotland Youth Awards Trust is to provide support to young people to improve their self-confidence and broaden their experience.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicant’s home address must be within either Dumfries & Galloway or the Scottish Borders council areas.
  • Applicants of South Of Scotland Youth Awards Trust, 2017 must be aged 17 and not over 25 years of age at the time of application.
  • The candidates applying for South Of Scotland Youth Awards Trust, 2017 must be able to fund the balance of the cost of the project by their own efforts.
  • The Trustees take into account the amount raised by the individual applicant.

 

The West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI) is delighted to announce PhD Training Scholarship in Plant Breeding at WACCI, University of Ghana. Ghanaian, as well as International applicants, are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

The aim of the scholarship is to provide financial help to Ghanaian as well as International applicants.

The West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI) is a partnership between the University of Ghana (UG) and Cornell University, USA that was established in June 2007 with funding from the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) at the University of Ghana to train Plant Breeders in Africa working on the improvement of African crops in local environments for farmers in Africa.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue PhD programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Plant Breeding at WACCI, University of Ghana.

Scholarship Award: Anglophone Students:

The provision for supervision covers airfare, local travel, and subsistence for supervisory visits to students carrying out research in their home countries as well as allowances for both University of Ghana and in-country supervisors.

Francophone Students:

  • The provision for supervision covers airfare, local travel, and subsistence for supervisory visits to students carrying out research in their home countries as well as allowances for both University of Ghana and in-country supervisors
  • Francophone students benefit from an English language proficiency course before and during their first year at WACCI. The amount covers stipends, accommodation, airfare and tuition for the 2-month pre-enrolment course as well as tuition for the post-enrolment programme, which runs concurrently with PhD coursework.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Ghana

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

The WACCI program is specifically for full-time, professional plant breeders who will make their careers breeding new cultivars of food crops.

Prospective students should be under the age of 40 and must:

  • Have an MSc/MPhil in Plant Breeding, Plant Genetics, Plant Pathology, Horticulture, Crop Science, Applied Entomology or Applied Nematology, or an equivalent degree.
  • Hold the position of an agricultural research scientist in a national research institute or university, so that they can return to their home countries to conduct the field research for their PhD theses.

Applicants who have not been instructed in English at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels must have a test score of at least 550 (paper test) or 213 (computer test) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). For more information on the TOEFL test, please contact the United States Information Service. (USIS) at the USA Embassy or Consulate in your home country or contact TOEFL directly at P.O.Box 6155, Princeton, New Jersey, 08541.6155, U.S.A.

Nationality: Ghanaian, as well as International applicants, are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have an MPhil or MSc. research in Plant Breeding, Plant Genetics, Plant Pathology, Horticulture, Crop Science, Applied Entomology, Applied Nematology or related fields.

English Language Requirements: Applicants who have not been instructed in English at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels must have a test score of at least 550 (paper test) or 213 (computer test) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). For more information on the TOEFL test, please contact the United States Information Service.

How to Apply: To apply, please complete an online form on the University of Ghana Graduate Admissions Page, Please find the links below

For more details on how to apply please visit the University of Ghana Graduate Admissions Page

  • Online Application for Ghanaian Post Graduate Applicants –Apply Now
  • Online Application for International Post Graduate Applicants –Apply Now

Please remember to:

For PhD applicants

  • uploaded an academic transcript, copies of certificates (First Degree and Master’s Degree), PhD Proposal (Concept Note) and a copy of your CV online and
  • provide the email addresses of (3) referees on the online form

For MPhil applicants

  • Upload academic transcripts, copies of the first-degree certificate and
  • Provide the email addresses of (3) referees on the online form

Application Form

Application Deadline: Applications must be received by July 30, 2017.

Scholarship Link

Asherah Foundation is offering Second Chance Scholarships for international women. Scholarships are available for pursuing postsecondary education or technical training programme.

The Asherah Foundation, Inc. is the United States 501(3)c organization dedicated to providing Second Chance Scholarships to Women around the World. In its inaugural year, this dynamic organization has developed a dedicated international constituent base.

Their mission is to provide second chances for women around the world to obtain a postsecondary credential.

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing postsecondary education or technical training programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: The monetary dollar amount of this award shall be up to (US) $2,500.00 per semester and may be renewable for the next consecutive semester. This award shall be applied to expenses pertaining to a four-year college degree, associate degree, an accredited vocation/training program, or other postsecondary credential for the payment of costs relating to the recipient’s registration costs, tuition and related expenses for books, lab fees, and other classroom supplies and fees required under the recipient’s school curriculum.

Eligibility: The recipient shall be a female who will receive benefits under the Scholarship, subject to the terms and conditions set out below. Recipients shall be chosen by the Foundation based strictly on the following criteria:

  • Must be committed to the pursuit of postsecondary education and/or training.
  • Must demonstrate financial inability to attain further education/training without the Scholarship.
  • Must provide high school transcript, current transcript from current school, or other documentation of educational progress.
  • Must demonstrate personal discipline and perseverance.
  • Must complete Foundation current essay requirement: “Why This Scholarship Will Give Me A Second Chance,” to be no less than 500 words and no more than 1000 words.
  • Must provide two letters of recommendation.
  • Must provide two references with contact information included.
  • Must have been accepted into an accredited college or university degree program or a vocational or training institution

Nationality: Women around the world are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.50 (on scale of 4.00) in such postsecondary programs.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply: Applications can be sent via email or by post. Before students mail their application, please verify the following items are completed and enclosed.

  • Completed and signed application
  • Two letters of recommendation (The writer may mail the letter directly to the address above or may be enclosed with your application)
  • Official copy of latest transcript
  • Documentation of current financial need
  • Essay
  • Photo (optional)

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is July 15, 2017.

Scholarship Link

The National Institute of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development (NIESBUD), an autonomous Institution of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship,  Government of India is offering various fully funded International Training Programmes during the year 2017-18 under ITEC/SCAAP Scholarship, flagship capacity building programmes of Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for training programmes.

Study Subject: Starting from 3rd July 2017 till 11th August 2017, NIESBUD is organizing Fully Funded six weeks International Training Programmes on International Marketing and Global Competitiveness, International Training Programmes on Rural Enterprise Planning and Promotion or Women & Youth Entrepreneurship in Water Supply & Sanitation Development – Trainers/Promoters Programme at its campus in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India. The Programme has been designed-

International Training Programmes on International Marketing and Global Competitiveness:

  • To share Indian & International experiences on competitiveness
  • To acquire knowledge & skill for export marketing
  • To know the policies & planning for facilitating international marketing
  • To formulate action plan for global competitiveness

International Training Programmes on Rural Enterprise Planning and Promotion:

  • To share the rural development experiences
  • To acquire skill & competencies for rural entrepreneurship
  • Planning & implementing rural development and entrepreneurship
  • To prepare a plan of action of rural development

Women & Youth Entrepreneurship in Water Supply & Sanitation Development – Trainers/Promoters Programme:

  • Understand technical, social and economic viability of the women and young entrepreneurs in the water sector development
  • Develop skills in mobilizing and organizing women and youth in recognition as agents for social change
  • Understanding different opportunity areas for involvement in the water and sanitation development.
  • To get experiential learning of development of enterprises in water supply and sanitation.
  • Understand the management of schemes (operation and maintenance), cost recovery, how to manage troubleshooting, other issues, etc).
  • Achieve the sustainability of water and sanitation service and create favorable condition for scale up involvement of Micro Enterprises in water, sanitation and hygiene development.

Number of Awards: 105 scholarships are offered.

Scholarship Award: Airfare (to and fro), Course fees, Boarding and Lodging, Study Visit Expenses, Living Allowances, Book Allowances, Project Allowance. Participants are entitled to avail full benefits of:

  • Two-way Air Fare and Visa
  • Course Fees
  • Accommodation
  • Monthly Living Allowance of Rs 25,000/- per month, calculated on the basis of arrival and departure dates, for meeting expenditure on food, out-of-pocket expenses, etc.
  • Book Allowance of Rs 5,000/- for purchase of Course-related books
  • Study Tour

Scholarship can be taken in NIESBUD Noida, India

Eligibility: Proficiency in English. The medium of instruction being English, adequate knowledge of English is necessary for effective participation.

Nationality: Citizens of all ITEC countries (Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzogovina, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cape Verde Island, Cayman Island, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Colombia, Commonwealth of Dominica, Comoros, Congo, Cooks Island, Costa Rica, Ivory Coast, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El-Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Georgia, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Korea(DPRK), Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco 91. Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Oman, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Qatar, Republic of Sao Tome, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Samoa, Senegal, Serbia, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Solomon Island, Somalia, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Sudan, South Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand,  Timor Leste, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad & Tabago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Turks & Caicos Island, Tuvalu, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen) and SCAAP countries Botswana, Cameroon, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe can apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

India Scholarships

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Online Application

Application Deadline: The deadline is June 10, 2017.

Scholarship Link

icon Training & Short courses

icon Formulating project proposals for climate change mitigation and clean energy, Energy Management in Small and Medium Scale Industries, Certificate courses at the Faculty ITC

Open to nationals of selected countries

icon  Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

icon 01 Jul 2017

icon Partial Funding, .

More about this scholarship

The University of Twente is offering fellowships to mid-career staff members within organizations in 51 developing countries. The fellowships are offered in the fields of Formulating project proposals for climate change mitigation and clean energy, Energy Management in Small and Medium Scale Industries, and Certificate courses at the Faculty ITC.

Eligibility

  • The applicants for Netherlands Fellowship, University Of Twente, 2017 must be unconditionally admitted to the University of Twente.
  • The candidates must be nationals of one of the countries on the NFP country list.
  • The applicants from Sub-Sahara countries and female applicants are given priority.
  • The applicants must be nominated by the employer to be considered for nomination.
  • Not be employed by an organization that is regarded as a large business or has its own means of staff development.

How to apply?

  • The candidates applying for Netherlands Fellowship, University Of Twente, 2017 should apply to one of the courses mentioned above.
  • The applicants should submit their personal information and motivational statements.
  • The candidates should upload passport copy, employer’s statement, and government’s statement.

Selection Criteria
The applicants for Netherlands Fellowship, University Of Twente, 2017 will be assessed based on the degree to which they fit into the program, how will they implement their newly-acquired knowledge into their daily work, and to what extent they will contibute to their home country.

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icon Training & Short courses

icon Alternative dispute resolution processes

Open to all nationalities except USA

icon  JAMS Foundation

icon 17 Nov 2017

icon Partial Funding, $20,000

iconUniversities, organizations or institutions across the USA

 

 

More about this scholarship

Weinstein JAMS International Fellowship is to support qualified individuals from outside the United States.

Eligibility

  • Applicants of Weinstein JAMS International Fellowship must be fluent in English.
  • US citizens cannot apply for this fellowship program.
  • Duration of the fellowship is one month to four months.
  • Proposals that help establish feasible dispute resolution systems are given preference.
  • Applicants with experience as lawyers, government officers, court administrators, judges, ADR practitioners or law professors are favored.
  • Candidates applying for Weinstein JAMS International Fellowship, who can commence their Fellowship with the annual gathering of Fellows in the San Francisco Bay area in early September 2017 are preferred.

Documents Required

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Two Signed Letters of Recommendation

 

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Management Trainees for Fauji Fertilizer Company Limited

Job Description :

Fauji Fertilizer Company Limited is looking for talented fresh graduate engineers/chemists with high leadership potential to join our Fertilizer complexes as “Management Trainees” in the following disciplines:- Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical & Instrument & Chemistry.

Excellent Academic record & NTS Test “NTS Fertilizer” with good individual score is mandatory for short listing & selection merit. “NTS Fertilizer” will be initially conducted in January, February & March 2017.

Company Name:

Fauji Fertilizer Company Limited

Location:

Pakistan

Apply Before:

30th Apr, 2017

Trainee Account Officer for Printlink

Job Description :

Looking for a Trainee Account Officer, should be minimum a graduate.

Company Name:

Printlink

Location:

Karachi

Apply Before:

09th Apr, 2017