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Scholarship in MSc Forestry at Bangor University UK

15 Fully-Funded Distance Learning Scholarship in MSc Forestry at Bangor University, UK-2012

– Last Date : 28th May 2012 –

15 fully-funded scholarships (each worth over £12,000 to cover tuition fees) are available for applicants from the following developing commonwealth countries to study for our MSc Forestry by distance learning:
Bangladesh, Botswana, Cameroon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guyana, India, Jamaica, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.
The scholarship also includes a £2,000 bursary to enable scholars to attend a compulsory 14-day study tour which will be held overseas in July/August.
This postgraduate course is primarily intended for students who already have an interest in forestry and who wish to learn more about the environmental and societal benefits that forests can provide. Suitable applicants include individuals working in forestry/forest-related industries/ natural resource management, particularly in the fields of planning, regulation, policy, monitoring and environmental protection. The course is also suited to individuals working in forestry education who wish to further their knowledge and expertise in order to improve their teaching.
Full article: Scholarship in MSc Forestry at Bangor University UK 20120419.

2012 Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships at UK Universities

Commonwealth Scholarship Commission funded Distance Learning Scholarships for master’s student from developing countries to study at UK Universities
Study Subjects: Various
Course Level: Master’s
Scholarship Provider: Commonwealth Scholarship Commission
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: To be eligible for a Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarship, candidates should: be Commonwealth citizens of a developing Commonwealth country, refugees or British protected persons AND be permanently resident in a developing Commonwealth country normally hold a first degree of upper second-class standard or higher qualification. In certain cases, we will consider a lower qualification and sufficient relevant experience.
Full article: 2012 Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships at UK Universities | Education In Illinois.

EduBlog Awards 2010 – The results are in

The votes are in and counted for this, the 7th year of the EduBlog Awards.

There are some great new blogs/wikis/etc out there this year and it was great to see Joyce Seitzinger, who I am working with at Eastern Institute of Technology, get 2nd runner up in Most Influential Blog Post. If you haven’t yet seen Joyce’s Moodle Tool Guide make sure to have a look.

Here’s the winners and runners up… 


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