Spain warns Catalonia on self-rule as deadline looms

Spain warns Catalonia on self-rule as deadline looms

Spain will move to suspend Catalonia’s autonomy unless the region’s leader drops his push for independence, the deputy prime minister says. Soraya Sáenz de Santamaría gave the warning a day before a Spanish deadline to Carles Puigdemont was due to expire. Catalonia’s government has insisted it will not meet Madrid’s demands in the wake of a disputed vote on secession. There have been protests over the detention of two leaders of the separatist movement. Jordi Sánchez and Jordi Cuixart are being held while they are investigated for sedition – a…

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Rs 1 crore scholarship offer for undergraduate programme in Australia, deadline June 30

Rs 1 crore scholarship offer for undergraduate programme in Australia, deadline June 30

Indian students interested in studying in Australia can apply for Sydney-based public research university Macquarie’s second edition Big History International Student Undergraduate Scholarship, available for all undergraduate courses. To qualify, students have to complete a MOOC course on the evolution of the universe and the world, titled Big History: Connecting Knowledge through MOOC provider Coursera . The scholarships will cover all tuition fees up to $50,000 AUD per year for an undergraduate degree of a duration of three to four years, depending on the programme of study. This represents a…

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Deadline approaching for Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation applicants

Deadline approaching for Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation applicants

Marines make legendary sacrifices. Sending their kids to school shouldn’t be one of them. Sons and daughters of Marines and Navy Corpsmen have until March 1 to apply for college scholarship assistance through the non-profit Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation. Applications for these need-based scholarships are available each year from Jan. 1 through March 1, according to a press release. As the rising cost of tuition continues to outpace the average military family income, the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, continues to distribute awards to every eligible student who applies; upholding a…

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Spring scholarship deadline Dec. 1

Spring scholarship deadline Dec. 1

MADISON – A new semester at North Florida Community College is right around the corner as students gear up for Spring Term of 2017. Alongside the arrival of a new term comes the opportunity to apply for Spring Scholarships until the scholarship application deadline on December 1.  The NFCC Foundation awards scholarships each term to eligible students as supplemental funds to help in covering the cost of tuition, books and fees. Individual and organizational for those planning to enroll in spring 2017 are available for application until the December 1…

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TVE Fair and Rodeo scholarship deadline announced

TVE Fair and Rodeo scholarship deadline announced

Calling all high school seniors! Trinity Valley Exposition Fair and Rodeo is accepting 2017 scholarship applications. Interested students who reside or attend school in Liberty or Chambers counties and who will be graduating by the end of the spring semester are encouraged to apply. To be eligible, applicants must have participated in a TVE competition within the Livestock Show, Public Speaking Contest, Home Economics or other approved activity by the Board of Directors for at least one year. Eligible applicants must be a member in good standing of either the…

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Have you ever missed a job application deadline?

Have you ever missed a job application deadline?

Steven Woolfe, a Ukip MEP, has insisted his application to lead his party was sent on time, despite the nomination not being received until 12.17pm on Sunday, 17 minutes past the midday deadline. “I was actually on the phone with one of the Ukip officials at four minutes to 12 telling them I’m pressing the button for submit and he was saying, ‘We can’t see it, take photographs of it,’ which I did. I sent them at eight minutes past,” he said. Woolfe said he hoped the party would accept…

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Mumbai Univ Extends Admission Deadline For Distance Education Courses

Mumbai Univ Extends Admission Deadline For Distance Education Courses

Mumbai University does it yet again! It has extended the deadline for admissions to the Institute of Distance and Open Learning (IDOL). Students can enrol for distance education courses till September 30 with late fees. Admissions are closed for BSc-IT and MCA courses. The deadline extensions is for the following courses: BA, BCom, and B Sc (Computer Science, Nautical Technology), MA, MA (Education), M.Com, MA/MSc (Maths) M Sc (IT, Computer Science), PGDFM and PGDORM. Last year, around 80,000 students had taken admission in IDOL and this year around 74,000 candidates…

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