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2012 Erich Burckhardt Foundation Scholarship for Post-secondary Education, Switzerland

The Foundation offers every year several scholarships for students from the province of Nova Scotia, or with a demonstrable strong tie to that province, who are in full-time post-secondary education (university, college, …) and with a demonstrable financial need. The scholarship is awarded for one academic year, with the yearly amount of the scholarship varying between $1,100 and $2,700, depending on the specific circumstances and requirements of each applicant. Currently, the total worth of the scholarships offered each year amounts to $8,100. The selection process is based on an overall assessment of each candidate, with a focus

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Joseph A. Towles African Study Abroad Scholarship for Undergraduate and Graduate Studies, 2012

The Joseph A. Towles African Studies Scholarship is named in memory of Dr. Joseph A. Towles, a black social anthropologist and specialist in the study of African cultures. Dr. Towles, a native of Virginia, earned his doctorate at the Makerere University in Kampala. By providing financial assistance for UNCF students to study at an African university, the Towles scholarship enables black Americans, conscious of their African descent, to have an opportunity to experience the richness of African cultures. Scholarships will be granted for the 2012-2013 academic year. Awards will be sent to the recipients&rsquo institutions to be forwarded…

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2012 Central Sector Scholarship for Postgraduates Students in College and University, India

Rs. 2000/- per month for a maximum of 10 months in a year. For a maximum of two years and if combined with graduation for a maximum of five years.The particulars filled in the renewal form are to be attested by the Head of the Institution in which the candidate is pursuing his/her higher studies. 1. Applicant should have passed Class XII from CBSE in 2008/2009 and awarded Central Sector Scholarship by the CBSE. They are eligible for this scholarship if they are pursuing PG in the same stream in which they passed graduation programme. 2. Applicant…

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Dr Muhammad Shahidullah Scholarship for Bangladeshi Students at London Metropolitan University, UK

This scholarship is in honour of Dr Muhammad Shahidullah, who was passionate about education. History: Dr Muhammad Shahidullah was the first Indian Muslim to receive a doctorate degree. He graduated from the Sorbonne in Paris in 1928 and was awarded a PhD for his research on the distiches of the Charyapada, the earliest extant specimens of Bangla language. After completing his doctorate, he returned to Bangladesh and started teaching. In 1937, when the Sanskrit and Bangla Department was split into two separate departments, he became head of the Bangla Department. He retired from this position in 1944. The…

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Scholarship for Postgraduate Studies at the University of Durham, UK 2012-2013

The Trust plans to offer, in the academic year 2012-13, a scholarship to support a student from southern Africa taking a one-year taught course leading to the award of a Master’s degree at the University of Durham.English language requirements for international students coming to study in the UK were tightened in 2011. The person selected for the Ruth First Scholarship will need to provide evidence of possessing a qualification in English language that meets the minimum requirement for the programme applied for. You should: (a) hold a relevant honours degree of sufficient standard to be admitted to…

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