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The National Union’s Scholarship Program 2011-2012, Canada

The National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) is a family of eleven component union. Taken together we are one of the largest unions in Canada. Most of our 340,000 members work to deliver public services of every kind to the citizens of their home provinces. We also have a large and growing number of members who work for private businesses.
The National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) offers four scholarships that reflect its pursuit of equal opportunity for all workers. They are open to the children of the National Union’s 340,000 members who are starting a post-secondary education.
The Four scholarships of $1,500 given each year to children of NUPGE members. The name of the scholarships are as follow:
1-The Tommy Douglas Scholarship
2-The Terry Fox Memorial Scholarship
3-The Scholarship for Aboriginal Canadians
4-The Scholarship for Visible Minorities

Scholarship Application Deadline: 30 June 2011

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Research Position for Language & Cognitive Neuroimaging at Radboud University,2011,Netherlands

The Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour and the Centre for Language Studies (Faculty of Arts) are seeking to fill a research staff position. The researcher should specialize in cognitive neuroimaging research that is explicitly related to language.

As a researcher you will work at the Donders Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, where you will carry out an independent research project. In addition, you are expected to promote and facilitate collaborative research projects proposed by language researchers from the Centre for Language Studies, by liaising between them and fellow researchers at the DCCN.
The position has an initial term for 3 years, with the possibility of extension on the basis of successful grant applications. The position is immediately available.

Scholarship Application Deadline: 27 May 2011

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Research Institute for Humanties Studentships, Keele University, UK

Research studentships are offered to students wishing to undertake a postgraduate programme.  All studentships are highly competitive and you should ensure (and demonstrate) that there is a good match between your own qualifications and interests and those being sought for the particular studentship. Research Institute for Humanities Studentships Reference number: RIHUMS – 2011/12 Abstract. Applications are invited for studentships within any of research areas of the Research Institute:

  • English and Creative Writing
  • History
  • Music and Music Technology
  • American Literature and History
  • Cultural and Media Studies
  • Scholarship Application Deadline: 15 May 2011.

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