Posted October 30, 2008 by admin in Beasiswa

USAID – AED Scholarships

USAID – AED (Academy for Educational Development) Scholarships
Scholarship opportunities to study in the? USA ?for:?

  • Master’s Degrees in Biodiversity Conservation and Natural Resources Management.?
  • Master’s Degrees in Water and Sanitation.

Training has long been a key component of the? U.S. ?government’s development program in? Indonesia. USAID/? Indonesia ?plans to support the tradition through the Human and Institutional Capacity Development (HICD) program that will provide academic degree training. The HICD program is structured in a way that will help individuals acquire the knowledge, skills, and the capacity to support Indonesia ‘s development and the achievement of the Government of Indonesia/USAID’ s objectives. USAID has awarded a contract to the Academy for Educational Development (AED),

a? U.S. ?non-government organization (NGO) to support the implementation of the HICD program in? Indonesia . AED is now inviting Indonesian citizens to study for Master’s Degrees in the? USA ?in 1) Biodiversity Conservation and Natural Resources Management and 2) Water and Sanitation.

  1. Master’s Degrees in Biodiversity Conservation and Natural Resources
    Management. Eligible candidates may come from the Ministry of Forestry, Environment, Development Planning, Research and Development, Finance, Economy or other related government institutions including provincial and district level offices and regulators; civil society groups (Biodiversity Conservation and Natural Resources Management Associations, NGOs and Foundations) ; or professionals in fields related to sustainable development with international or local organizations who have strong potential for leadership, research, education, journalism and consultancy in the same field. Candidates with experience working in geographical areas with high biodiversity? conservation value will be prioritized. An indicative list would include Kalimantan , Sumatera, Papua,? Sulawesi ?and NTT. Every attempt will be made to balance candidate selection by gender.
  2. Master’s Degrees in Water and Sanitation.
    Eligible candidates may come from related government Institutions, civil society groups (Water and Sanitation Associations, NGOs, and Foundations), water and sanitation professionals/ environmental engineers working in the development sector with international or local organizations, and faculty from schools of Water and Sanitation/Environm ental Engineering at accredited Indonesian universities.

Candidates from the following areas in? Indonesia ?will be prioritized: Aceh,?North Sumatera , DKI Jakarta,? West Java ,? Yogyakarta ,? Central Java ?and?East Java. Previous affiliation of the institution with USAID whether as a beneficiary or partner program will be viewed favorably. Every attempt will be made to balance candidate selection by gender. Interested applicants, may request application forms at?info@aed.or. id?or
download them at?www.aminef.or. id? Completed application forms must be returned to the AED office at the address below by November 15 at the latest:?

Academy for Educational Development?
Wisma Nugra Santana, 16th Floor,? Suite ?1616,?
Jalan Jenderal Sudirman Kav. 7-8,? Jakarta ?10220.

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