Scholarships for Africans

RSIF Research Award 2021 for African Researchers

Published by
Ifeoma Chime

The Research Award grant aims to support faculty of RSIF African Host Universities establish research project that respond to key development challenges in sub- Saharan Africa.

Application Deadline: 31st May 2021

About the Award: Proposals which provide solutions to contemporary challenges in sub-Saharan Africa such as COVID-19 are encouraged if they are aligned to the PASET thematic areas.

Type: Award

Eligibility: Faculty at RSIF African Host Universities involved in teaching or supervising RSIF scholars in selected PhD programs as Lead Applicants collaborating with International Partners in academia or research centres in the continent and beyond.

Eligible Countries: RSIF Host Universities in African countries

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value & Duration of Award: US$ 90,000 for up to 2 years from time of award.


  • It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.

Visit Award Webpage for Details

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