Training and development officer required for Avanceon limited

Training and development officer required for Avanceon limited

Job Description :

Avanceon limited is looking for training and development officer. Position is permanent and is Lahore based. 1-2 years experience in HR and bachelor or master degree from reputable university. Competitive salary package with top tier corporates perks and benefits. Complimentary pick n drop facility.

Company Name:

Avanceon limited



Apply Before:

09th Apr, 2017

School of Data’s Fellowship and Data Expert Programmes for International Applicants

The School of Data is now accepting applications for its 2017-18 nine-month fellowship training programme. International applicants are eligible to apply for this fellowships programme.

The purpose of the School of Data Fellowships programme is to build capacity among NGOs and journalists. School of Data fellowship programme aims to recruit and train the next generation of data leaders and trainers to magnify the reach of our data literacy programme.

School of Data started as collaboration between Open Knowledge International and Peer-to-Peer University in 2012. School of Data is a network of data literacy practitioners, both organizations and individuals, implementing training and other data literacy activities in their respective countries and regions.

Course Level: This is a nine-month fellowship training programme. Fellowships are available for data-literacy practitioners or enthusiasts.

Study Subject: The fellows will provide training and ongoing support to journalists, civil society organizations, and individual change-makers to use data effectively within their community and country.

 Scholarship Award: Fellowships are available up to $1,000 USD a month.

Number of scholarships: Up to 10 fellowships are available. School of Data have current collaborations and resourcing confirmed to support up to 2 fellows from Senegal or Ivory Coast and up to 6 positions for applicants from any country worldwide.

Scholarship can be taken in the Uganda and Tanzania

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for fellowship:

School of Data is inviting journalists, civil society advocates and anyone interested in pushing data literacy forward to apply for its 2017 Fellowship and Data Expert Programmes, which will run from April to December 2017.

 Ideal candidate combines the following skills:

  • Data savvy: has experience working with data and a passion for teaching data skills.
  • Understands the role of Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and media in bringing positive change through advocacy, campaigns, and storytelling. Fellows are passionate about enabling partners to use data effectively through training and ongoing support.
  • Interested or experienced in working with journalism and/or civil society.
  • Has some facilitation skills and enjoys community-building (both online and offline).
  • Eager to learn from and be connected with an international community of data enthusiasts.

Nationality: International applicants are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must possess experience in, and enthusiasm for, a specific area of data literacy training.

English Language Requirement: Applicants must meet the necessary language proficiency requirements of the host institution.

How to Apply: To apply, applicants will have to fill School of Data application form and attach their CV.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is April 2, 2017.

Scholarship Link

CTC Foundation Scholarships in USA

The CTC Foundation offers need and merit-based scholarships to competitively selected students every year. These scholarships are awarded in late spring and are available to recipients for the fall and spring semesters of the following academic year.

In 1992 the Central Texas College Foundation was formed as a charitable non-profit corporation to generate community support for the students, faculty, staff and programs of CTC.

Course Level: University offers a comprehensive array of the associate degree, vocational-technical, adult continuing education and high school programs in delivery formats that address virtually every need.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: Not Known

Number of Scholarships: The CTC Foundation has approximately 170 scholarships providing about 200 awards to competitively selected students every year.

Scholarship can be taken in the USA

Eligibility: Students must have applied to Central Texas College and created an account in AcademicWorks in order to gain access to the scholarship application.

Nationality: US citizens are eligible to apply.

How to Apply:  Completing the Application: Students can complete sections of the application and save it. However, they cannot submit it until all the required information is complete. Once submitted, any changes must be made through the Admissions Office at or local CTC representative. Checklist of Items students will need

  • If students possess the following items, they should have this information with them before they begin.
  • Social Security Number
  • Visa/Permanent Resident Information
  • Parent’s Visa/Permanent Information if applicable
  • Dates of high school and college attendance.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Applications are accepted online January 1 through March 31 each year.

Scholarship Link

Endeavour Executive Fellowships


Brief description:

The Endeavour Executive Fellowship provides financial support towards professional development opportunities (1-4 months) for high achievers in business, industry, education or government for non-Australians and Australians.

The Endeavour Executive Fellowship focuses on learning and building skills and knowledge through a host work environment in the applicant’s field or area of expertise rather than through formal enrolment in a study programme and are not suitable for academic research proposals. Professional development activities could include management training, peer-to-peer learning, mentoring, short courses and developing leadership skills.

Host Institution(s):

Applicants must be nominated by a senior official in their host organisation which is physically located in their host country.

Number of Awards:

Not specified.

Target group:

Americas: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela.

Asia: Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China (People’s Republic), Hong Kong SAR, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea (Republic of Korea – South), Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam.

The Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago.

Europe: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France (including Reunion), Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom (including Northern Ireland).

Middle East: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Yemen.

Pacific: Fiji, French Polynesia, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia (Federated states), Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand* (including Cook Islands, Niue and Tokelau), Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

The fellowship value is up to $AUD 18,500. The fellowship includes travel allowance ($AUD 3,000), establishment allowance ($AUD 2,000), monthly stipend ($AUD 3,000; up to the maximum category duration on a pro-rata basis).  Health and travel insurance will also be provided.


To be eligible to receive an Endeavour Executive Fellowship, applicants must:

•  be aged 18 years or over at the commencement of their programme

•  be a citizen and/or permanent resident of a participating country (see above)

•  commence their proposed programme after 1 January 2017 and no later than 30 November 2017. Applicants who have already commenced or will commence their intended programme prior to 2017 are not eligible to apply

•  provide all relevant supporting documentation

• not currently hold or have completed, since 1 January 2015, an Australian Government sponsored scholarship and/or fellowship (directly administered to recipients by the Australian Government)

•  not apply for a category in which they have already completed an Endeavour Scholarship or Fellowship.

Application instructions:

Applications for the 2018 round of the Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships are expected to open in April 2017. Please check the Endeavour Scholarship and Fellowships website closer to April 2017 for further information.

Applications are submitted through the Endeavour Online (EOL) system. The deadline for 2017 Round is 30 June 2016.

It is important to read the 2017 Endeavour Awards Application Guidelines and visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.