Nigerian Stock Exchange(NSE) Competition for Secondary School Students 2019

Essay Deadline: October 18, 2019 The NSE Essay Competition is one of the financial literacy and inclusion initiatives of The Nigerian Stock Exchange. The competition aims to bridge the gap in classroom learning with the practical knowledge required for long-term personal financial planning. The competition’s overall goal is to develop a culture of wealth creation amongst […]

Commonwealth Professional Fellowships or Mid-Career Professionals 2020

Deadline-Friday 20 September 2019 Commonwealth Professional Fellowships are for mid-career professionals from low and middle income Commonwealth countries to spend between six weeks and three months at a UK Host organisation working in their sector on a programme of professional development. Funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), Commonwealth Professional Fellowships provide talented […]

Gates Cambridge Scholarship Programme 2020

Deadline- October 9 US citizens/January 7 2020 Other nationalities The Gates Cambridge Scholarship programme was established in October 2000 by a donation of US$210m from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the University of Cambridge; this is the largest ever single donation to a UK university. For 2020 entry, Gates Cambridge will offer 80 […]

Mo Ibrahim/The Centre of African Studies at SOAS Governance for Development in Africa Fellowship 2020

Deadline for applications: 30th November 2019 Residential School 2020 Governance for Development in Africa Initiative Organised by: Centre of African Studies, SOAS-University of London Supported by: Mo Ibrahim Foundation The Mo Ibrahim Foundation in association with SOAS and the Centre of African Studies-University of London is organising a one-week Residential School in April 2020 on […]

The Radcliffe Fellowship Program 2020

Deadline 1: 12 September, 2019 Deadline 2: 3 October, 2019 The Radcliffe Fellowship Program awards 50 fellowships each academic year. Applicants may apply as individuals or in a group of two to three people working on the same project. We seek diversity along many dimensions, including discipline, career stage, race and ethnicity, country of origin, […]

Ashinaga Africa Initiative 2020

Deadline: Application On-going Contribute to Sub-Saharan Africa’s development through higher education abroad Ashinaga is a Japan-based non-profit organization, which provides educational and emotional support to orphaned students. The organization has supported over 100,000 orphans in the last 54 years, and many of its graduates are actively contributing to society in a variety of fields across […]

The 2019 WISE Learners’ Voice Program

Deadline : 7 September, 2019 The 2019 WISE Learners’ Voice Program brings the perspectives of young people aged 16-21 to the challenge of rethinking education and equips them to take on leading roles in their fields and in the world of education. The program aims to give young people a platform to voice their views […]

The 5th Annual Lagos Studies Association Conference 2020

Deadline: 30 September, 2019 The concept of postcolonialism is dominant in African studies for one principal reason—its flexibility at a temporal, theoretical, historical, and spatial level. While many thinkers regard the postcolonial as a period thoroughly disengaged from imperialism, others view it as a series of responses, contestations, and critiques that throw into sharp relief […]