UNOHCHR Fellowship Programme for People of African descent 2020

Deadline for Applications: 30 April 2020. The Fellowship programme for people of African descent is a three-week intensive learning opportunity for people of African descent from the diaspora, who are engaged in promoting the rights of people of African descent. It takes place once a year at the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in […]

ILO Skills Challenge Innovation Call: Finding solutions to skills mismatchSkills Challenge Innovation Call 2020

The submission deadline for ideas: 30 April 2020 (midnight, Geneva time) The ILO is calling on individuals and organizations to share innovative ideas and solutions to address the skills mismatch challenge. The ILO Skills Challenge Innovation Call will recognise and support the development of solutions that aim to address the different forms and dimensions of skills […]

Tropical Epidermiology Group Postgraduate Training Fellowship in Medical Statistics for African Scientists 2020

Sunday 26th April (23:59 GMT) 2020 The TEG Training Fellowship Scheme launched in 2005 and forms a key part of TEG’s investment in capacity development strategy. The Scheme enables promising research students from Sub-Saharan Africa to undertake MSc training in Medical Statistics at LSHTM followed by a year working as a statistician at one of our […]

MPOWER Global Citizen Scholarship 2020 for Study in the US and Canada

Deadline: April 15, 2020 MPOWER Financing is providing the MPOWER Global Citizen funding for international students. The program is established to support educational expenses for students who want to qualify their degree program in the United States and Canada. MPOWER Financing is a public benefit corporation. It is based in Washington, DC. The goal of the company is […]

The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition (GLC)/Yale University Residential Fellowships 2020

Deadline-  March 9, 2020 Description The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition (GLC), part of the MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale University, invites applications for its 2020-2021 Fellowship Program. The Center seeks to promote a better understanding of all aspects of the institution of slavery from the […]

PhD Position in Gender Studies at Uppsala University Sweden 2020

Deadline-  23 march 2020 Uppsala University is a comprehensive research-intensive university with a strong international standing. Our mission is to pursue top-quality research and education and to interact constructively with society. Our most important assets are all the individuals whose curiosity and dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting workplaces. Uppsala University has 44.000 […]

PERSONAL TIPS ON AFRICAN GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP AT THE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON by Onwuegbunam Onyeka Vivian

This post is a guest post by Onwuegbunam Onyeka Vivian a recipient of the African Graduate Scholarship(AGS). The African Graduate Scholarship is for African Nationals who wish to study at the University College London for a graduate degree at the Global Health and Development Msc program ONLY.  All the best as you put these tips to use […]

CFP: Yiaga Africa’s Democracy Brief on Youth and Election 2020

Deadline for submission of manuscripts is 7 March 2020. Yiaga Africa Initiative invites researchers, academics, civil society actors to submit original unpublished articles or papers for publication on democratic trends, youth and elections in Africa as a contribution to the discourse on the future of democratic elections in Africa. The conduct of elections in Africa […]