environmental management | Scholarship for Nigerians and Africans

International Scholarship for Master’s Studies at Sheffield Hallam University, UK: Commercial law, English language teaching, Environmental management, Project / construction management

scholarship applications should be sent following an application for a taught course at Sheffield Hallam University. The scholarships are only available for courses starting in September 2011, unless it is indicated below that they are also available for courses starting in January 2012.  You must have accepted your offer and returned your scholarship application form by 30 June 2011 for courses starting in September 2011.
Eligibility: To be eligible to apply for the Postgraduate International Occupational Therapy Scholarship you must
-be classed as an international student for fees purposes
-have a good undergraduate degree
-have, or expect to achieve, a minimum of IELTS 6.5
-be enrolling on the MSc Applying Occupational Therapy Course at Sheffield Hallam starting in September 2011
-be able to evidence professional achievement in your personal statement
-have submitted your course application
The scholarships panel will consider the quality of the personal statement alongside academic achievement when allocating scholarships. The panel will be held after the closing date and applicants will be notified approximately one week after the closing date using the contact details provided on their application form. The decision of the panel is final.

Scholarship Application Deadline: 30 July 2011

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Master’s in Water Resources and Environmental Management at Leibniz University, Germany

Within the frame of the funding programme “Postgraduate Courses for Professionals with Relevance for Developing Countries” DAAD and Leibniz Universitaet Hannover still accept applications towards the MSc programme “Water Resources and Environmental Management”. The programme is open only for graduates holding a MSc or BS/BEng degree (16 years of education) who can bring proof of working experience in a relevant field of at least two years.

Due to the shortage of time, applications should be submitted directly to the DAAD head office or to the university. Applications submitted to the DAAD Information Center in Islamabad until March 25 will be forwarded to the head office by courier service. Please submit complete sets only.A leaflet with further information about the MSc programme can be obtained from the DAAD Information Center (please make appointment).

Scholarship Application Deadline:
April 15, 2011.

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2011 Geballe Fellowships Positions in Environmental Defense Fund – Washington, USA

the Geballe fellowship seeks recent graduates of advanced degree programs in business or environmental management for a two-year position with edf. Working under the guidance of a corporate partnerships managing director, the fellow will support edf’s work in three ways.  first, fellows will work on ongoing long-term projects – such as our green returns initiative with kohlberg kravis roberts & co. (kkr), the carlyle group (carlyle) and other leaders in the private equity sector to make measuring and improving environmental performance a standard practice across the industry.  Second, fellows may assist on “rapid response” efforts to work with leading corporations on short-term projects designed to test the potential for impact and industry-level change.  finally, fellows may also support our new project development efforts to identify and research new partnership ideas.  at the end of two-year fellowship, the fellow is expected to “graduate” from edf with new environmental expertise and project management skills and move on to a position with a leading corporation. edf assists the fellow in finding such opportunities through mentoring, access to industry experts, and travel to meetings and conferences.

Scholarship application deadline: 28 January 2011.

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