13 Dec 2016

Fellowship Program ACCRF Climate Change Scholarship Program (CCSP)

Africa Climate Change Resilience Fund – Posted by Ireene Swai McCarthyAnywhere

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Job Description

ACCRF Climate Change Scholarship Program (CCSP)
African Countries do not yet possess within their borders, adequate world class educational institutions or academic scholars required to educate their young people to the level which will be required to meaningfully take on the enormous mitigation and adaptation challenges of climate change.

The ACCRF Climate Change Scholarship Program, (CCSP) will see high achieving and motivated young people from African Countries presented with the opportunity to gain first-rate education in specific climate change related fields of study at world class European Universities.

Climate Change Fields of Study

Climate Change will impact nearly every sector of Africa’s economy. Hence the young people of these nations are going to need to gain knowledge & experience in a vast array study fields. Including but not limited to:

Marine Biology
Water Resource Management
Storm Water Management
Drainage Design & Management
Environmental Engineering
Disaster Risk Management
Disaster Response
Renewable Energy Management
Environmental Law
Environmental Chemistry
Coastal Management
Marine / Coastal Spacial Planning
Risk adaptation studies
Environmental Economics
Coastal or Marine Engineering
Geographical information systems
Fisheries Management

Early Warning Systems
Resilient/Sustainable Agriculture
Forestry Management
Forestry for conservation and food production
Green Agricultural Technologies
Development of prevention systems
Risk disasters and Climate Change Resilience
Livestock Management
Health & Disease Related Courses
Infrastructure Design & Management
Urban Transport Management
Green Transport Technologies
Green House Gas Management & Inventories
Climate Change Science related courses
Food Security
Development of low-carbon economies
Wildlife Conservation & Management
Eco System Management
Town Planning
Tropical Meteorology
Computer Science
Communicating Climate Information
Agriculture Production

Scholarships will be Full-Ride Scholarships for the duration of their studies covering student’s expenses for:

Tuition Fees (including Language classes if need be)
Lab Fees
Room Rent
Weekly Food Allowance
Health Insurance
Return Airfares

How to Apply

How to apply
You should apply to scholarships@accrfund.org.

All applications must be submitted by 23.59 (BST) on 31 January 2017 at the latest.

All enquiries about these scholarships should be directed to scholarships@accrfund.org.

Job Categories: Any Profession. Job Types: Fellowship Program.

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