energy policy | Scholarship for Nigerians and Africans

ESF Scholarships for EU Nationals: MSc Energy Policy, University of Exeter, UK

The University of Exeter is offering a number of generous scholarships of up to £2,000 each for students beginning the MSc Energy Policy at our Cornwall Campus in October 2011. The awards are part funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) and are only open to EU Nationals (resident in Cornwall during their studies). The deadline for submissions is 12 noon on Friday 29th July 2011. Further details are available from Josie Turner. Please submit an application for the programme, together with a supporting statement of up to 500 words describing what you hope to achieve with this MSc. The Course Director will award scholarships on the basis of both your application to the programme and your scholarship supporting statement.

Scholarship Application Deadline: 29th July 2011.

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Internships in Energy and Climate Change Research, University of Cape Town, South Africa

The Energy Research Centre at UCT undertakes multi-disciplinary work on energy policy andclimate change for a range of clients, from the of Cape Town, to national government, to the United Nations. We are currently doing ground-breaking research on ways in which the South African energy system can be made more climate-friendly. We are looking for one or two interns to assist us with these projects.

Candidates should be numerate, familiar with Excel, be able to write clearly and precisely (in English), be familiar with energy issues and technology, and be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
We are especially looking to attract black South African students, but all interested candidatesare strongly encouraged to apply.

Scholarship Application Deadline: 25 March 2011

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