Call for Applications:Global Entrepreneurship Summer School 2015 in Germany

Image Credit : Global Entrepreneurship Summer school

Image Credit : Global Entrepreneurship Summer school

 

 

Deadline: March 31, 2015

Date: 15th – 25th September 2015
Location: Munich, Germany

The Global Entrepreneurship Summer School is a collaborative project of the four leading university-based Entrepreneurship Centers in Munich as well as the Social Entrepreneurship Academie – that’s why they believe in the power of entrepreneurial thinking for a better and sustainable future.

During the Summer School the student teams develop ideas that have both a sustainable impact for society and a self-sustaining, profitable business model. The students learn about entrepreneurship, develop their own sustainable business ideas and build a long-lasting network of international excellent and entrepreneurial students. The Global Entrepreneurship Summer Schools fosters the important role of education, entrepreneurship and networking for a sustainable development.

Eligibility:

  • You can apply as undergraduate or graduate of all university studies e.g.: design, computer science, business economics, humanities, social sciences etc.
  • You have to be enrolled in any university at any time during 2015 and you have to be aged between 18 – 27 years. For example: If you are enrolled only until February 2015 you can apply even if you won’t be enrolled in September 2015. “Enrolled” applies in our definition also to MBA or PhD students.

Global Scholarships:

We may cover parts of travel expenses of selected international students who are invited to Munich. You can apply for 1 of 10 travel scholarships after being selected. We will cover 50% of your travel expenses, with a maximum of 500 Euro. You will get the grant in cash during your stay in Munich.

Accommodation:

Participants won’t have to pay for their accommodation. We will provide your accommodation from Sep 15 until Sep 25 either in student dorms or in private rooms at participants’ places from Munich. If you want to arrive earlier or stay longer in Munich, please take care of it by yourself.

Food & travel in Munich:

We will provide for some exclusive dinners as well as many snacks and coffee during the whole week.

Application:

This year, we will accept 35 outstanding students from around the world who will get an invitation to Munich. In addition we will accept 15 virtual participants. All applications will go through a very strict, but fair selection process. You can fill out the Application Form online and attach the required documents and answers.

You can apply with your CV, motivational letter (max. around 200 words) and recommendation letter as PDF attachments.

If you have any questions please check first all FAQs and if you still have questions please send an email to info@globalsummerschool.org.

For interested individuals, follow this link for more information

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Call For Applications: Interns Required Asap!

 Are you  having other commintments but wouldn’t mind working  part time for the first  ever digital insurance comparison company in Kenya? Then you are the kind of person needed. No hassle but continuous growth with this great team.

About Kamandizi
They are Kenya’s first comprehensive insurance comparison website working directly with leading insurers in Kenya.They  are launching in May and you better hurry to be part of this awesome team.
Culture
As a tech start-up, they  work in fast paced, results oriented environment. They  believe in getting work done effectively and efficiently and  are strong believers in flexible working. They don’t care what you wear, what time you work, provided you get the work done!
Another feature of Kamandizi is continual learning-  they believe the Japanese were right when they came up with KaiZen- which means continuous improvement. They therefore, take pride in learning, training and improving.

What they will offer our interns:

1. An opportunity to be involved in all aspects of the business.

Start-ups face their own distinct challenges and at Kamandizi  they realise that giving their  interns real responsibility, real opportunities to contribute is a WIN-WIN. The company benefits from your work and you get an insight into the world of technology start-ups in Kenya.

2. Flexible time and flexi- work arrangements
They understand that you may have many commitment whether further study, work etc but are happy to create a balance that suits you.

3. Career and CV Advice
The job market is competitive. They  will help with CVs, Interview preps and other career advice.

4. Opportunity for Networking and presentations from other successful professionals
For businesses or careers, building networks and hearing from those who have been in your position is the best learning opportunity.

5. Potential Job offers

Whilst currently, they  have no permanent paid employment offers- They  are always on the look-out for talented individuals to take their  business forward later on.

Our Requirements/Eligibility
• Highly motivated, energetic, ambitious, passionate and creative individuals
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Confident communicator able to liaise with groups and participate in marketing activities
• Extensive knowledge of Web and social media
• Knowledge of infographics and SEO a bonus

If you feel like you are the perfect candidate who’s skills fit this Job please contact the C.E.O through the email below, by sending your resume and other testimonials.

Email : sheena@kamandizi.com

You will thank me later 🙂

The Ozy Genius Awards

OZY announces a celebration of young genius. This spring, it will award 10 summer grants to college students, with the aim of backing the next Albert Einstein, Mark Zuckerberg, Oprah Winfrey or Harper Lee as he or she writes a book, films a documentary or launches a new company. The competition opens this month, with winners announced in early May.

How to Enter: Step 1: Fill out a short questionaire about your project. Step 2: Upload a short video or photo with a description of your project for the public to vote on.

Winners: Ten students will win up to $10,000 for their summer projects, and their work will be profiled by OZY and its partners in the fall.  

Judges: Submissions will be open for public voting and judged by a panel of executives, artists and advocates at the top of their fields, including Laurene Powell Jobs, founder of Emerson Collective, and David Drummond, chief legal officer and vice president, corporate development at Google.

Eligibility: The competition is open to undergraduate students at colleges and universities.

For more information and how to apply follow the official website here

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Qatar Airways, Careers Recrutment for female Cabin Crews in Nairobi

Qatar

Deadline April  24th, 2015

Location : Doha Qatar

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Qatar Airways is known to be a truly world class, 5 star global airline, challenging established norms and a leader in airline hospitality.

On the Ground and in the air they offer their  customers a powerful approach to service. The Cabin Crew are Qatar Airways’ Ambassadors to the world.

The Qatar Airways Cabin Crew team is growing and they  are looking for candidates who can deliver their  mission by providing “Excellence in everything they do”. Known for our 5 star hospitality, they look for future Cabin Crew who can be part of their “World Class Global Brand”

Join this multinational Cabin Crew Team and enjoy a tax-free remuneration package including accommodation, allowances and transportation for duty.

Write your own story with Qatar Airways. World’s 5 star airline.

About You: To be part of this winning team, you need to meet the following requirements:

  • Minimum age of 21 years
  • Minimum arm reach of 212 cms on tip toes
  • Minimum high school education with fluency in written and spoken English
  • Excellent health and fitness
  • Willingness to relocate to Doha, Qatar
  • Outgoing personality with good interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a multinational team.
Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV
2. Recent Full Length Color Photo
3. Copy of Highest Educational Certificate
4. Copy of Passport
Those interested, find more information on this link and how to apply  as well
All the best to the female applicants 🙂

Call For applications : Enter For the CISCO IoT Grand Challenge

Image Credits : Cisco

Image Credits : Cisco

 

Internet of Things (IoT) is the trend of taking previously unconnected objects – like cars, cranes, and cash registers – and connecting them to the internet in a way that they can send & transmit information that can then be acted on by the network.

The IoT World Forum Young Women’s Innovation Grand Challenge is a global innovation challenge open to young women between the ages of 13-18. The aim of the challenge is to recognize, promote, and reward young innovators as they come up with new uses for Internet of Things technologies.

 ELIGIBILITY

  • Must be a student who likes to take a creative approach to projects.
  • Must be a young woman between 13-18 years old.
  • Must be able to look at the problems of today and propose how they’d solve one problem using Internet of Things technology.

DEADLINE: 18th May, 2015

To apply and for more information, visit here.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS : GIST Tech-I Competition 2015

Image Credits:  GIST Tech

Image Credits: GIST Tech

The competition, Tech-I is focused on young scientists, innovators, and entrepreneurs, aged between 18-40 years, who have either an idea or start up in the subject areas of agriculture, energy, health or information and communication technologies.

WORTH

  • An all-expenses paid trip to sub-Saharan Africa in July to participate in the Finals at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit.
  • Finalists may win up to $15,000 USD in individual funding, up to $70,000 USD in total Prize money.
  • A year membership with AAAS
  • All finalists will receive up to 3 months one-on-one mentorship with top experts in their field or subject of interest

ELIGIBILITY

  • Must be between 18-40 years.
  • Must have a great idea
  • Must be from a GIST eligible country.

DEADLINE: 20th March, 2015.

 

To apply and for more information visit here.