Call for PhD Candidates in African Studies at The African Studies Centre Leiden (ASCL) 2019

Application Deadline –23 November 2018 African Studies is understood here as a division of area studies involved in social sciences and humanities research on Africa; it can include, but is not limited to, projects dealing with, Politics and Governance in Africa, Citizenship and Identities in Africa, Inclusive development in Africa, Religion in Contemporary Africa and […]

The African Centre for Migration & Society at Wits University Call for Doctoral Students 2019- Fully funded

Application Deadline-1 December 2018 The African Centre for Migration & Society at Wits University is seeking applications for up to three doctoral students whose work will support the African Research Universities Alliance’s (ARUA) Mobility and Sociality in Africa’s Emerging Urban research programme. With support from the Andrew Mellon Foundation, this initiative is a scholarly response […]

Governance for Development in Africa Initiative Residential School 2019- Fully funded

Deadline for applications: 31 December 2018 The Mo Ibrahim Foundation in association with SOAS and the Centre of African Studies-University of London is organising a one-week Residential School, in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, on 01-05 April 2019 on the topic of ‘Governance and Development in Africa’. The residential school is for 20 participants who are policy […]

American University in Cairo African Graduate Fellowships 2019

Application deadline: February 1 for the Fall semester The African Graduate Fellowship is a competitive fellowship program for bright, highly motivated African students interested in pursuing a master’s degree at AUC. Each year, fellowships are offered to nationals of African countries (not including Egyptians) for full-time study (nine credits or as required by the program) in […]

African Studies Centre Leiden Visiting Fellowship Programme 2019

Deadline-December 7, 2018 The ASC Leiden hosts visiting research fellows in the framework of the Leiden African Studies Assembly (Leiden ASA), a network for cooperation between Leiden based Africanists. Visiting research fellows use their time in Leiden for data analysis and/or writing, often on a joint project with one or more ASCL staff members and with […]

MINDS Scholarship Programme for Leadership Development 2019

Deadline-Ongoing The MINDS Scholarship Programme for Leadership Development in Africa was successfully launched in 2017, bringing to realisation our vision of developing young leaders who have a continent-wide development mindset and leaders who can facilitate greater cooperation between African countries. The Scholarship Programme enables African students to study in an African country other than their […]

SAIS-CARI Fellowship: Call for Proposals 2019

Application deadline- November 30 The China Africa Research Initiative at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS-CARI) announces a call for the 2019 round of applications to the SAIS-CARI Fellows program. SAIS-CARI Fellowships are awarded on a competitive basis or by invitation to researchers, policy-makers, or journalists who wish to carry out […]