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Global Korea Scholarship 2021 for International Students to pursue Undergraduate Degrees in Korea

Deadline: Varies (September ~ October 2020) Applications are open for the 2021 Global Korea Scholarship for Undergraduate Degrees. Global Korea Scholarship is designed to provide international students with opportunities to study at higher educational institutions in Korea for academic degrees, which will enhance international education exchange and deepen mutual friendship between Korea and participating countries.…

Enterprise Singapore Energy Innovation Challenge 2020 (Up to S$1M of funding support)

Deadline: November 6, 2020 Are you ready to take on a challenge by using the best technology and a unique approach? Enterprise Singapore (ESG), in association with energy company partners, government agencies, and innovators, is launching the Energy Open Innovation Challenge with the mission of boosting innovation in the global energy industry. They are calling…

Earth Journalism Network Biodiversity Media Grants 2020 (up to US$48,000)

Deadline: October 15, 2020 Applications are open for the Earth Journalism Network Biodiversity Media Grants 2020. This new round of grant is for journalist networks, media organizations, civil society organizations or academic institutions that are working to improve media coverage of biodiversity and conservation issues in countries where information is most under threat and most…

IBM Masters Fellowship Award Program 2020 for Students in the U.S. ($10,000 award)

Deadline: October 23, 2020 Applications are open for the IBM Masters Fellowship Award Program 2020. The program seeks to increase the number of underepresented minority students from disadvantaged backgrounds in the referenced science topics of interest by encouraging a diverse applicant pool from historically Black colleges and universities, in the United States. Strong collaboration with…

Buhari to attend Guinea Bissau National Day celebration on Thursday

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will Thursday depart Abuja for Bissau to attend ceremonies celebrating the National Day of the Republic of Guinea Bissau, September 24. President Buhari is expected to join the Heads of State and Government of Senegal, Cote d’ Ivoire, Rwanda, Mauritania, Togo and Liberia to mark the 47th independence anniversary…

Images from Kogi fire disaster[graphic]

LOKOJA—No fewer than 30 persons have been reported dead in the Kogi fire disaster that resulted from the fuel tanker that lost control, rammed into vehicles and exploded around Felele area of Lokoja, Kogi State capital. Though the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, put the casualties figure at 23, sources said it was more, if…

COVID-19: I was criticised by political opponents for acting fast ― Gov Ishaku

…Says Taraba Is Prepared For Next Phase of Campaign Against COVID-19 By Femi Bolaji Taraba state governor, Darius Ishaku has said he was subjected to criticism, especially from political opponents for taking proactive steps against COVID-19 before the state recorded any case. Ishaku who spoke in Jalingo, the state capital while receiving report from the…

10 COVID-19 Safe Road Trips from Drake University

While this school year definitely looks different, there’s still ways to get out of your room and travel with your friends. You’re only in college once, so making the most out of your time and taking some much-deserved weekend getaways is always a great idea—as long as you’re being safe and responsible. Pack your masks…

Being a Queer Student Has Been Hard, But Not for the Reason You Think

I met my best friend during my first semester at college when I hit on her at a house party. A friendly girl with dynamic eyes and carefree disposition, I couldn’t help but approach her. We were hitting it off when she suggested we hang out in my dorm, to which I immediately agreed. I…

10 Best Mask-Friendly Costumes for Halloween 2020

Halloween 2020: skip the bars, but don’t skip the costumes. A pandemic doesn’t have to stop you from celebrating the spookiest holiday of the year. After all, 2020 has been spookier than most. However you decide to safely celebrate Halloween, you’ll want to wear a face-covering to protect yourself and others. Luckily, masks complement tons…