Africa

Mauritius: Fully Funded Scholarship for African Students by the Government of Mauritius, 2017/2018

As part of its commitment to promote capacity-building at high level across the continent, the Government of Mauritius is awarding scholarships to deserving students who are resident citizens of member states of the African Union Application Deadline: 31st May 2017 Eligible Countries: Countries in the African Union To be taken at (country): Mauritius Fields of Study: Scholarships shall NOT be awarded for:  Top-up …

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Rwanda: Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Fellowship for Africans around the World, 2017/2018

Applications to be a Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Fellow are open to Africans from around the world – including those who currently reside in the Diaspora – in all fields of science, including the social sciences and technology fields.  Application Deadline: 27th January 2017 Offered annually? Yes To be taken at (country): Kigali, Rwanda About the Award: The Next Einstein Forum (NEF), an African …

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African Humanities Fellowship by the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) in Africa, 2017/2018

Brief description: The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS), with financial support from the Carnegie Corporation of New York, announces competitions for: Dissertation-completion fellowships in Ghana, Nigeria, Tanzania, and Uganda Postdoctoral Research and Writing in Ghana, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda, and South Africa Application Deadline: 2nd November, 2016 Offered annually? Yes Eligible Field of Study: Proposed projects must be in the humanities, …

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Africa Early Year Fellowship by World Bank, 2017/2018

African professionals interested in a career in early childhood development are invited to apply for the Africa Early Years Fellowship by World Bank Application Deadline: 20th October, 2016. Offered annually? Yes Eligible Countries: African countries To be taken at (country): Each Fellow will have a work program focused on one or two countries, and will be based in one of the following priority countries: …

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