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Academics Without Borders Canada- Volunteering

  Posted on: December 25, 2012

AWBC—Academics Without Borders Canada — actively works to promote development in developing countries by assisting them in improving and expanding higher education. Our volunteers work on projects that foster the skills and expertise needed for health care, education, agriculture, infrastructure, business, and more. We are a bilingual Canadian NGO based in Montreal, with our volunteers working around the world. Financial support is available. DEADLINE: ongoing

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Mackenzie King Scholarships

  Posted on: December 19, 2012

The Mackenzie King Scholarships were established as an independent trust under the will of the late Rt. Hon. William Mackenzie King (1874-1950). Two classes of Mackenzie King Scholarship are available to graduates of Canadian universities: the Open Scholarship and the Travelling Scholarship. Both are to support graduate study. DEADLINE: February 1, 2013

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Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Postdoctoral Fellowships

  Posted on: December 17, 2012

The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) has established the JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships for Foreign Researchers. A limited number of promising young researchers are given the opportunity to conduct research in Japanese universities and in designated research institutions and laboratories. NSERC is responsible for selecting Canadian nominees for JSPS Fellowships. DEADLINE: January 25, 2013

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Emerging Leaders in the Americas Program (ELAP)

  Posted on: December 15, 2012

Canadian academic institutions may apply for funding on behalf of graduate students conducting research from select countries in the regions of CARICOM, Central America, or South America. DEADLINE: January 3, 2013

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Aga Khan Fellowship

  Posted on: December 12, 2012

AKFC offers three distinct Fellowship streams based on experise, and qualifications and skill that the candidate can bring to their partner organization: International Development Management, International Microfinance and Microenterprise, and Young Professionals in Media. DEADLINE: February 1, 2013

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International Space University Scholarships

  Posted on: December 3, 2012

The International Space University (ISU) invites graduate students to apply for their 2013 Space Studies Program (SSP) that will be taking place from June 17- August 16, 2013. Graduate students may be able to receive course credits towards their own graduate programs. DEADLINE: January 31, 2013

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Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Invitation Fellowship Program

  Posted on: November 28, 2012

The Japan Society for the Promotion of Sciences (JSPS) conducts two programs (a short- and a long-term program) under the Invitation Fellowship heading. Funded by a subsidy from the Japanese government, these fellowship programs were established to promote international cooperation in and mutual understanding through scientific research. DEADLINE: January 15, 2013

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Grand Challenges Canada- Stars in Global Health (Phase I)

  Posted on: November 24, 2012

The Stars in Global Health program enables innovators in low- and lower-middle-income countries and the Canadian International Development Agencies (CIDA) ‘Countries of Focus’ as well as in Canada, to develop their bold ideas with big impact to improve global health conditions. DEADLINE: February 6, 2013

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Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) Scholarships

  Posted on: November 20, 2012

Each year, the Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) recognizes outstanding students who are pursuing courses of study and research leading to careers in air quality, waste management, environmental management / policy / law, and sustainability. This includes student scholarships, thesis/dissertation awards, and awards for best student paper and poster at the Association’s Annual Conference & Exhibition. DEADLINE: January 11, 2013

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Thomas J. Alexander Fellowship Programme

  Posted on: November 17, 2012

The programme seeks to develop and support improvements in education quality and equity, particularly in emerging economies, in three ways, namely by: supporting quantitative research to provide evidence-based analysis relating to education policy and practice; strengthening the use of such analysis in policy making; and helping education leaders modify their practices to maximise its impact on student learning. DEADLINE: December 21, 2012

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