Africa

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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Mastercard Fully Funded Scholarship Program for Sub-Saharan African students at the University of Cape Town (UCT), South Africa, 2017/2018

Brief description: The Mastercard Scholarship Program will provide scholarships to academically talented young Africans to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate studies at UCT. Students enrolled on the Program will receive mentoring, leadership development, academic and life skills support.  Academic support will include tutoring, language training, writing circles and guidance counselling. Application Deadline: 30th September, 2016 Offered annually? Yes Eligible Countries: Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa To …

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