The Cambridge-Africa ALBORADA Research Fund supports pairs of researchers (post-doctoral level and above) from the University of Cambridge (or an affiliated institution such as the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and NIAB) and sub-Saharan African institutions, across all disciplines, to initiate and/or strengthen research collaborations.
The Fulbright African Research Scholar Program (ARSP) 2017 is offering grants to researchers from African countries.
Application Deadline: 1st June, 2017
To be taken at (country): USA
About the Award: Two categories of grants are offered in the ARSP: research grants and program and curriculum development grants.
MINDS offers scholarships to Africans who wish to pursue post-graduate studies within Africa, outside of their own countries. Through tailored leadership development activities, the MINDS Scholarship Program aims to nurture leaders who have a continental development mindset; leaders who will facilitate greater cohesion and cooperation between African countries.
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be taken at (country): Institutions in African countries
Field of Study: Any.
Application Deadline: January 2017 (annual) | Offered annually? Yes
Scholarship Name: ORISHA DPhil Scholarship (African Humanities Research Fund)
Brief description: The African Studies Committee offers ORISHA DPhil Scholarships in Humanities for Africans Students who will be registered as Graduate Students of the Oxford University in Africa 2016-2017
Accepted Subject Areas: Students may be registered in any of the following disciplines: African Studies,
Application Deadline: 1 April 2016 | Offered annually? Yes
Scholarship Name: African Guest Researchers’ Scholarship Programme
Brief description: Africa Guest Researcher Scholarships at Nordic Africa Institute (NAI), Sweden for African Researchers /Scholars 2016 – With preference to Women Researchers
Accepted Subject Areas: Applications are invited from scholars with research projects related to current thematic research clusters at the Institute:
- Agrarian Change,
Application Deadline: The deadline for submission of research grant applications is 31st December 2015 and
applicants will be informed about the outcome of the competitive review process before the 31st July, 2016 | Offered annually? Yes
Brief description: This call is for early-career scientists in IFS (International Foundation of Science) eligible developing countries to apply for IFS Individual Research Grants and carry out research projects for a period of up to 3 years.
Application Deadline: 31 January 2015 | Offered annually: Yes
During 2017 NAI Travel Scholarships are cancelled due to financial constraints.
Brief description: Nordic Africa Institute Fieldwork Africa- Travel Scholarship, Sweden for researchers on development Issues in Africa with emphasis on Social sciences and closely related fields such as anthropology,