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New scholarship to promote women in business.

A new scholarship programme designed to help promote women take on leadership roles within companies and organisations has been developed in collaboration with the 30% Club. Launched with the goal of achieving better gender balance at all levels in leading Irish businesses, the 30% Club supports scholarships programmes in leading third level institutions across Ireland. UCC is the latest institution

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D-Prize: Girl’s Education Challenge

Deadline: 2018-10-14 Award: $20,000 Open to: Everyone* In sub-Saharan Africa, an unwanted pregnancy or HIV infection can quickly erase a young girl’s chance out of poverty. An unwanted pregnancy often results in girls dropping out of school. This is the future for a shocking 10 percent of teenage women in sub-Saharan Africa. A root cause is cross-generational relationships. Teenage girls

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