2019 MILEAD FELLOWS PROGRAM- FOR YOUNG AFRICAN WOMEN LEADERS

Deadline : 22 February, 2019 Moremi Initiative for Women’s Leadership in Africa invites applications from exceptional emerging African women leaders for the 2019 MILEAD [Moremi Initiative Leadership Empowerment and Development] Fellows Program- to identify Africa’s most promising women leaders.  The MILEAD Fellows Program is a long-term and paradigm-shifting leadership development program to identify, develop and promote […]

Call for Applications: Infectious Disease Symposium for Young Scientists from Africa 2019- Fully Funded

Deadline- February 15 2019 ASSAf, TYAN, ASSAf, SANTHE and TWAS-SAREP invites Young Scientists from Africa and based in Africa to submit their expression of interest and Abstracts for Oral Presentations for the aforementioned workshop by completing this online application form.  All applications must be submitted using this platform and the provided email address is only dedicated for queries only. […]

Association of Commonwealth Universities Early Career Conference Grants 2019

Application deadline- Sunday 31 March 2019 Early Career Conference Grants support early career academics – without previous international experience – to participate in an international conference held in any country other than their country of employment. Eligibility Applicants must be employed in an academic (research and/or teaching) role by an ACU member institution. Applications are open to […]

The 2019 Afresist Youth Leadership Program

Deadline : 11 February, 2019 In partnership with Afrika Youth Movement (AYM), Afresist presents the Afresist Youth Leadership Program (AYLP), a new training programme rooted in the belief that African youth can be everyday pan-Africanists, everyday leaders, everyday activists. While various leadership programs targeting African youth do exist, most times there is either little or no […]

The Yale Young African Scholars Program 2019

Deadline : 6 February, 2019 The Yale Young African Scholars Program is designed for African secondary school students who wish to pursue tertiary education and make meaningful impact as young leaders on the continent. A typical YYAS participant has: Excellent academic records Demonstrated leadership potential Strong written and verbal communication skills A desire and ability […]

Makerere Institute of Social Research: Graduate Student Conference 2019

Deadline: 30 April, 2019 Makerere Institute of Social Research calls for abstract submissions for the 2019 Graduate Student Conference scheduled for June 28 – 29 2019. Theme: Living Thought at the Meeting of Fieldwork and Theory. For thinkers of and on the African continent, the task has been to push the boundaries of Western epistemological […]

Annual ARCIS Natural Language Processing Summer School 2019

Deadline : 22 February, 2019 A Special one co-organised with the collaboration of Africa Regional Centre for Information Science (ARCIS), University of Ibadan, Nigeria; Institut Français de Recherche en Afrique (IFRA), Ibadan, Nigeria; and NaijaSynCor {Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Paris, France: Langage, Langues et Cultures d’Afrique Noire ( LLACAN), Villejuif, France; Modèles, […]