Procter and Gamble Internship Program 2017

Procter and Gamble is one of the largest FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods) company in the world with strong brands like Pampers, Ariel, Always, Gillette and Oral B just to name a few. We have been in existence for over 179 years globally and 24 years in Nigeria.

Applications are invited for:

Job Title: Plant Technician Internship Program – Product Supply

Ref No: MFG00005567
Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Schedule: Full-time
Job Description

  • P&G Plant Technician Internships: The P&G plant technician internship program provides the student with training and valuable work experience.
  • The key focus will be to develop candidate towards qualifying as Production Technicians at a world-class facility.
  • Successful completion of the internship program will offer the candidate a stronger chance of full-time employment with P&G in the short and long run
  • The successful candidate will work in the P&G Manufacturing plant in Ibadan. Candidates will be required to work on a full-time basis where they will be given all necessary tools to build their capability.

What does P&G Offer?

  • Investment in your continuous learning and growth
  • Creating a Personal Development Plan together
  • A great manager determined to invest in onboarding & early development plans
  • A high-performing and stimulating work environment
  • Diverse experience working with multi-cultural teams
  • Exciting work experience and employee engagement programs
  • Meaningful work experience from Day 1
  • Exposure to manufacturing standard practices in a world-class facility
  • Competitive pay


  • Applicant must have completed OND in Electrical Electronic engineering ONLY- Any higher qualification will be rejected.
  • Medically and physically fit to operate in a manufacturing environment
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Applicant must have a fresh IT letter approved by the school authority
  • Leadership and willingness to challenge the status quo

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply


University of Twente Scholarships (UTS)

University of Twente (Masters Degree)

Deadline: 1 Feb/1 May 2018 (annual)
Study in:  Netherlands
Course starts Sept 2018

Brief description:

University Twente Scholarships (UTS) are scholarships for excellent students from both EU/EEA and non-EU/EEA countries, applying for a graduate programme (MSc) at the University of Twente.

Two scholarships can be awarded to UTS recipients: Kipaji Scholarship and Professor de Winter Scholarship. These scholarships have additional requirements.

Host Institution(s):

Univesity of Twente, The Netherlands

Level/Field(s) of study:

Qualifying Master’s Programmes offered at the University:

  • · Applied Mathematics
  • · Applied Physics
  • · Biomedical Engineering
  • · Business Administration
  • · Business Information Technology
  • · Chemical Engineering
  • · Civil Engineering and Management
  • · Communication Studies
  • · Computer Science
  • · Construction Management and Engineering
  • · Educational Science and Technology
  • · Electrical Engineering
  • · Embedded Systems
  • · European Studies
  • · Health Sciences
  • · Human Media Interaction
  • · Industrial Design Engineering
  • · Industrial Engineering and Management
  • · Internet Science & Technology
  • · Environmental and Energy Management
  • · Mechanical Engineering
  • · Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences
  • · Nanotechnology
  • · Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society
  • · Psychology
  • · Public Administration
  • · Science Education and Communication
  • · Sustainable Energy Technology
  • · Systems and Control

Number of Scholarships:

Approximately 50

Target group:

International students from both EU/EEA and non-EU/EEA countries

Scholarship value/duration:

The scholarship value ranges from € 3,000 – € 25,000 for one year. In case of a two-year study programme, students can receive an additional UTS of an amount equal to that in the first year when they meet the process requirements for the UTS.


To qualify for a UTS, candidates must fulfil all of the following requirements below:

· Your programme starts in the academic year 2018/2019;

· You have been (provisionally) admitted to one of the qualifying UT graduate programmes (Please note: After completion of your application, it may take up to 8 weeks before you receive the results).

· You have not graduated from a UT graduate programme;

· You comply with the conditions for obtaining an entry visa in the Netherlands (if applicable).

· You comply with the general English language test requirement Academic IELTS 6.5 (or TOEFL iBT of 90) and an additional 6.0 (TOEFL iBT 20) on the subscore of speaking skills.

· You are not eligible for a Dutch study grant;

· The University Twente Scholarship is a scholarship for excellent students. Typically this means that you belong to the best 5 to 10 percent of your class

Application instructions:

Round 1 applications open on 1 October 2017 while Round 2 applications will open on 1 February 2018.

In order to apply for this scholarship, you already need to be (provisionally) admitted to one of the qualifying Master programmes. Applications are done online. The deadline for Round 1 applications is 1 February 2018. The deadline for Round 2 applications is 1 May 2018.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to start the application process and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.


Official Scholarship Website:

Related Scholarships: List of Netherlands Scholarships

Westminster International Scholarships

University of Westminster
Masters Degree                                                 Deadline: 13 Oct 2017 (annual)           Study in: UK Next course starts January 2018

Brief description:

Westminster International Scholarships are fully funded awards aimed at students from developing countries who wish to study a full-time Masters degree at the University.

Host Institution(s):

University of Westminster, United Kingdom

Level/Field of study:

Any full-time Master’s Programme offered at University of Westminster except MBA.

Number of Awards:


Target group:

Citizens of developing and middle income countries

Scholarship value/inclusions:

Full tuition fee waivers, accommodation, living expenses and flights to and from London.


You must be an international student from a developing country and hold an offer for a full-time Masters degree at University of Westminster. The main criteria are First Class Honours degree, financial need and development potential.

Application instructions:

You should only apply for a scholarship once you have applied for admission and successfully been offered a place (either conditional or unconditional) on the course you wish to study. To apply for a scholarship, you will need to download and complete the relevant scholarship application form and submit it together with supporting documents by POST. The deadline for applications for entry in January 2018 is 13 October 2017.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

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United Nations International Law Fellowship for African Scholars 2018

The United Nations is offering Regional Course in International Law open to academia and professionals from intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations and similar institutions engaged in international law activities in Africa.

Application Deadline: 20th October 2017

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: African countries (see list below)

To be taken at (country): Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Fields of Study: The Regional Courses may include seminars on the following topics: Introduction to international law, Treaty law, State responsibility, International peace and security, Peaceful settlement of international disputes, Diplomatic and consular law, International organizations, United Nations institutions and law making, The Work of the International Law Commission, African Union law and institutions, Organization of American States law and institutions, International human rights law, Movements of persons, International humanitarian law, International criminal law, International environmental law, International watercourses, Law of the sea, International trade law, International investment law, Legal research, Legal drafting

About the Award: The 2017 United Nations Regional Course in International Law for Africa will be organized by the Codification Division of the United Nations Office of Legal Affairs in cooperation with Ethiopia, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Union. The Regional Course will be conducted in English.

The Regional Courses provide high-quality training by leading scholars and practitioners on a broad range of core subjects of international law, as well as specific subjects of particular interest to the countries in a given region. In addition, the interactive nature of the training allows the participants to share experiences and exchange ideas, which promotes greater understanding and cooperation on legal matters in the region.

The Regional Courses are intended to enable qualified professionals, in particular government officials and teachers of international law from developing countries and countries with emerging economies, to deepen their knowledge of international law and of the legal work of the United Nations and its associated bodies.

Type: Short course, Fellowship

Eligibility: To qualify for the Regional Course, candidates

must have a legal background with professional experience in the field of international law.
•are required to submit a medical certificate of good health and to certify that they are able to attend the entire course period.
•Fluency in spoken and written English is also required.

Selection Criteria: When selecting participants for the Regional Courses:
•due consideration is given to the candidates’ qualifications, to the scope of their professional duties, to the relevance of the training to their professional duties and to gender balance.
•Applications from female candidates are strongly encouraged.
•Due consideration is also given to those candidates who are already present in Addis Ababa.

Number of Awardees: The course will accommodate up to 30 participants.

Value of Programme: The fellowships cover the fellowship recipient’s travel in economy class, accommodation, meals, medical insurance, participation in the Regional Course and the training materials. In accordance with the policies and procedures governing the administration of United Nations fellowships, participants will also receive a stipend to cover other living expenses.

Qualified candidates may also apply for self-funded positions. Self-funded participants bear all costs associated with their participation (travel, accommodation and living expenses). Training materials and lunches during the weekdays are provided to all participants.

Duration of Programme: The Regional Course will be held at the facilities of the ECA in Addis Ababa, from 5th February to 2nd March 2018

Eligible countries: The Regional Course is open to candidates from the following countries: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cabo Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

How to Apply: Download and fill the Application Form at the right hand corner

Visit Programme Webpage for details

Award Provider: United Nations

MPH Scholarships for African and Latin American Countries in Bangladesh, 2017-2018

BRAC JPG School of Public Health is inviting applications for the Master of Public Health (MPH) scholarships for the year academic year 2017/2018. Students from African and Latin American countries are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

BRAC JPG School of Public Health (BRAC JPGSPH) was founded in 2004 in Dhaka, Bangladesh to address the unmet public health challenges particular to Asia, Africa, and South America. The School was co-founded by BRAC, icddr, b and BRAC University, realizing that public health needs in developing countries require immersive, community-based teaching and learning to provide locally innovated research and sustainable health solutions.

Applicants must have Proficiency in Mathematics and oral and written English.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue Master degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Public Health.

Scholarship Award: BRAC JPG School of Public Health offers accommodations for international students with the following amenities:
•Secure BRAC University facility
•Air-conditioned rooms
•WiFi facilities
•Breakfast, lunch, and dinner provided
•Transport to/from School
•Accommodation Fee: US$ 8,000

Number of Scholarships: 4 BRAC University partial scholarships available for students from African and Latin American countries.

Scholarship can be taken in Bangladesh

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
•Bachelor and/or Master degree(s) in Health Sciences (Medicine, Nursing, Midwifery) or Social Sciences
•GPA 3.0 or above
•Proficiency in Mathematics and oral and written English
•Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office and data analysis software
•Professional public health experience preferred.

Nationality: Students from African and Latin American countries are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have GPA 3.0 or above.

English Language Requirements: Applicants must have Proficiency in Mathematics and oral and written English.

Bangladesh Scholarships

How to Apply: Please send your completed applications with all documents to Md. Saiful Islam –

To complete the application process, attach the following:
•Scanned copy of all academic papers: secondary, higher secondary, graduation, Masters degree (if any)
•Updated Curriculum Vitae/Resume
•Scanned copy of passport
•Electronic signature
•Passport size photograph

Application Deadline: Application deadline for international students is November 1, 2017.

Fully Funded PhD Scholarship for Nigerian Scholars, 2017

Applications are invited for fully funded PhD Scholarship for Nigerian scholars in a project named “The Benin Bronzes: Globalizing the colonial looting of art”. The scholarship is awarded to work both in Nigeria and with our research team in Hamburg/Germany on a research project covering the looting, collecting and exhibition of the well-known bronze sculptures from Benin.

This scholarship aims to assist high achieving and highly motivated international research scholars at Hamburg University.

The University of Hamburg is a comprehensive university in Hamburg, Germany. It was founded on 28 March 1919, having grown out of the previous General lecture system and the Colonial Institute of Hamburg as well as the Academic Gymnasium.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue PhD programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded for a project named “The Benin Bronzes. Globalizing the colonial looting of art”.

Scholarship Award: This is a fully funded scholarship.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Nigeria and Germany

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
•University is looking particularly for a historian who is willing to undertake research for a Ph.D. in history, working on the occupation of Benin City by British forces in 1897 and the looting of the city as well as the ways in which the artifacts were distributed amongst the colonial forces and removed from the colony and brought to Europe.

Nationality: Nigerian scholars are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

Germany Scholarships

How to Apply: An application including a CV, a provisional proposal (5 pages max) with preliminary ideas about the individual research project, a sample of prior writing and two letters of reference (including the names and addresses -incl. email- of the referees), and a short statement explaining the motivation for this particular research project should be sent to the office of Prof. Dr. Jürgen Zimmerer:

Application Deadline: Scholarship is open until filled.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.