The Visiting Fellowships in Canadian Government Laboratories (VF) Program provides promising emerging scientists and engineers with the opportunity to work with research groups or leaders in Canadian government laboratories and research institutions. Fellowships are awarded for one year with the possibility of renewal for a second and third year, at the discretion of the government department concerned.
The Hawassa University has made ten (10) scholarships to the African Union Commission, through the Department of Human Resources, Science and Technology, to enable African students to undertake Masters Programmes.
Application Deadline: 19th November, 2016
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be taken at (country): Ethiopia
Eligible Fields of Study: Computational Mathematics,
The organisation is proud to launch the call for applications and nominations for the 2016 ONE Africa Award. The ONE Africa Award aims to recognize, reward, and advance the exceptional work of organizations, founded by Africans and based in Africa, dedicated to helping Africa achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
Application Deadline: 21:59 GMT/UTC Friday,
The Nigerian Conservation Foundation with support from Chevron Nigeria Limited offers research grants to Nigerian citizens wishing to undertake research work in fields related to nature conservation and sustainable livelihood. The grant shall be to support a PhD programme.
Application Deadline: 9th December, 2016.
Eligible Countries: Nigeria
To be taken at (country): Nigeria
Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (USPC) will offer highly competitive PhD contracts, to international candidates from all over the world, in 2017 via the INSPIRE (INterdiSciPlinarity and excellence for doctoral training of International REsearchers in Paris) programme.
Application Deadline: 9th January 2017
Eligible Countries: International
To be taken at (University): Eligible Doctoral Schools affiliated with USPC,
Every two years the Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation hosts the Young African Scholars program. Ten scholars whose proposed projects are judged to be of high quality and closely relevant to the foundation’s interest in violence and aggression are selected to take part.
Application Deadline: 15th December, 2016
The World Wide Fund for Nature, a nature conservation group, is seeking to offer Professional Development Grants and Train Scholarships to women in the Congo Basin of Africa interested in Nature Conservation.
- 1st November, 2016 (for courses starting after February 1,
U.S. Mission Tanzania is calling for proposals for projects to preserve cultural heritage through the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP).
Application Deadline: Letters of intent to submit proposals: 1st December, 2016. The deadline for the full proposals is 4th January, 2017.
Eligible Countries: Tanzania
To be taken at (country): Tanzania
About the Award: The U.S.
The IWMF Reporting Grants for Women’s Stories, sponsored by The Secular Society, is a new funding initiative supporting journalism produced by and about women to provide opportunities for women journalists to pursue international stories of importance through gender-sensitive coverage of underreported topics.
Application Deadline: 1st December, 2016 for April 2017 funding
The African Peacebuilding Network (APN) of the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) invites research grant applications from African researchers, policy analysts, and practitioners working on conflict and peacebuilding issues at universities and research institutions or regional governmental and nongovernmental organizations in Africa.
Application Deadline: All materials must be submitted no later than 5:00pm (EST) on January 20,