Category: Career

Women Support and Empowerment Hub

FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship 2017

Application deadline: June 30, 2017. The field of finance is changing rapidly, largely in response to regulations designed to protect market practitioners and to prevent financial crises. FINCAD has long believed that deep market knowledge, transparency and trustworthiness play a critical role in making financial markets safe for all participants. In addition, FINCAD is keenly aware…
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29th May 2017 0
HBN FEMPOWER 2017

Facebook Grace Hopper Women in Computing Scholarship 2017

Application deadline: June 15, 2017 Facebook is committed to advancing women in technology, and we are very excited to announce the 2017 Facebook Grace Hopper Women in Computing Scholarship! This fall we’ll join thousands of remarkable women in technology in Orlando from October 4-6, 2017 for our tenth year at the Grace Hopper Celebration of…
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29th May 2017 0

Women Techmakers Udacity Scholarship

Google Women Techmakers is always developing new ways to increase professional and educational opportunity and provide high value technical resources to women around the world. Women Techmakers is excited to partner with Udacity to offer a Women Techmakers Udacity Scholarship. This initiative will offer 100 full scholarships for technical certification courses to women in the…
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28th May 2017 0

University of Essex Young African Scholarship Programme 2017/2018

Applications are ongoing for the University of Essex Young Africans Scholarship Programme for the 2017/2018 academic session. If you're an international student from an African nation and are self-funding your postgraduate studies, you could be eligible for a scholarship of £4,000, paid as a discount on your tuition fee. If you are from any of…
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7th May 2017 0

Andela Nigeria Fellowship Cycle XXIII FEMALE ONLY

Join the Andela movement, to ensure that while the digital revolution may have begun in Silicon Valley, its future will be written in Lagos, Nairobi, and cities across Africa. This one-of-a-kind opportunity is for women with an interest in technology, prior experience or education in the field notwithstanding. They are to be taught the basics of software…
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27th April 2017 0

GLOBAL STARTUP COMPETITION

Application deadline: September 30, 2017 Startup Open is a global competition that is open to entrepreneurs from any industry with a new business that has yet to raise any outside capital from angel investors, venture capital firms or other formal sources of seed funding. Startup Open recognizes the most promising ventures from around the world–…
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11th April 2017 0

CALL FOR PROPOSAL FOR THE THEME: MENTORING YOUTH (WOMEN AND MEN) TO BE CHAMPIONS OF GENDER EQUALITY AND WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT

Application deadline: April 15, 2017. Pursuant to the African Union Assembly Decision n°: Assembly/AU/Dec.277 (XVI) and EX.CL/Dec.539 (XVI) on the launching of African Women’s Decade (AWD) and the Fund for African Women, the AU is pleased to announce the call for the submission of project proposals under theme n°10 of the African Women Decade namely “mentoring youth (women and men) to be champions…
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10th April 2017 0

CALL FOR APPLICATION: PEACE & SECURITY FELLOWSHIP FOR AFRICAN WOMEN

Application deadline: April 30, 2017 The African Leadership Centre (ALC) was established in Kenya in June 2010 as a joint initiative of King’s College London and the University of Nairobi. The ALC is pleased to announce a call for applications for the Peace and Security Fellowship for African Women for 2017/2018. This Fellowship is an…
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10th April 2017 0

MEST Recruiting the Next Generation of Globally Successful Entrepreneurs in South Africa

Application Deadline is March 10, 2017. Want to become a tech entrepreneur and launch your startup? Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) is calling South African techies and entrepreneurs to join its next dynamic cohort of trainees, with the opportunity to become world-class software developers and receive funding for their tech startups by entering the fully sponsored…
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31st January 2017 0

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S MEDIA FOUNDATION (IWMF) HOWARD G. BUFFETT FUND FOR WOMEN JOURNALISTS

Application Deadline: March 7, 2017. Are you a woman in media and journalism? Apply now for the Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists. The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists, the first funding initiative of its kind, enables the IWMF to dramatically expand its support of women journalists. Established with a $4 million gift…
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29th January 2017 0