We’ve partnered with the opportunity desk to bring your attention to conferences, fellowships, competitions and funding opportunities.
Check out the list below to find opportunities you are eligible for:
Microsoft invites university students to write essays addressing the future of cyberspace.
Apply for your chance to win up to $10,000.
Deadline: January 15, 2015
Apply to receive full-cost postgraduate scholarships to study at University of Cambridge, UK.
Deadline: December 2, 2014
Submit innovations that would contribute towards developing new products, increasing efficiency or cost savings in Africa.
Innovations could be focused on any of these 5 priority areas:
(1)Agriculture/Agribusiness, (2) Health and wellbeing, (3)Information and communications technologies, (4)Environment Energy & water, (5) Manufacturing and service industry
Deadline: October 31, 2014
This prize will reward the facilitation and promotion of mobile broadband in Africa.
Open to content developers, app and software developers, handset and device manufacturers.
Win up to $25,000 in cash and prizes.
An Opportunity for High School graduates to gain scholarship for their tertiary education.
Deadline: December 7, 2014
Essay competition for Africans below the age of 35.
Cash prizes ranging from$ 500-$1000.
Deadline: December 14, 2014
Fellowship awards for women to pursue PhD or Post-Doctorate studies in any STEM Field at leading universities worldwide.
Deadline: November 14, 2014
Open to full-time university undergraduate, colleges or polytechnics.
Deadline: January 31, 2015
Open to anyone who has received a phD in Physics, Astronomy or any related discipline.
Over $60,000 worth of prizes.
Deadline: November 6, 2014
Courtesy of the Opportunity Desk