Call for Papers: A Graduate Student Conference on Interdisciplinary Approaches to Peace and Conflict, 2020

Deadline : 31 January, 2020 Cornell University’s 2019-2020 Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies Graduate Fellows are pleased to announce the fifth annual Reppy Institute graduate student conference, to be held on Saturday, April 11, 2020. They hope to elicit submissions from graduate students whose work seeks to answer questions pertaining to global […]

BIGSAS PhD scholarship for Women, 2020

Deadline : 9 February, 2020 A new call for scholarship applications has been issued within the African Multiple Cluster of Excellence. The Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies, BIGSAS, offers two scholarships for two female PhD students from the African continent. The Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies, BIGSAS, is extending an invitation […]

Participants: Cadbury Fellowships 2020

Deadline : 7 February, 2020 This year’s Cadbury programme and conference is concerned with processes of interpretation in African societies and African studies: ‘Making Sense: Language, Text and Interpretation in African Studies’ The Cadbury programme (and conference) invites contributions that engage this order of questions in relation to concrete processes and projects of research. It […]

Dual PhD Studentship Opportunity between The University of Manchester and The University of Melbourne, 2020

Deadline: 31 January,  2020 PhD Studentship Opportunity Developing an integrated modelling framework to assess city-wide socio-spatial and environmental impacts of autonomous vehicles. Dual PhD Studentship between The University of Manchester and The University of Melbourne Project overview Autonomous vehicles or self-driving cars are increasingly becoming part of the portfolio of advanced technologies that will shape […]

AFRIKA KOMMT Fellowship Programme for Young African Professionals 2020-2022

Deadline 10 January 2020 AFRIKA KOMMT! is a capacity building programme that was initiated by German companies to foster German-African business relations. The fellowship programme comprises a one-year stay in Germany, including an 8-month practical training in a German company. 19 leading German enterprises founded the initiative AFRIKA KOMMT! in 2008 – the very first […]

MasterCard Foundation Ideas Matter Doctoral Fellowships for West Africa Scholars 2020

Deadline -December 31 2019 The West African Research Association (WARA), in collaboration with the Mastercard Foundation, is pleased to announce support for young West African scholars through its Ideas Matter Doctoral Fellowship program. This program reflects our joint commitment to increasing opportunities for emerging West African scholars, people who are transforming ideas into active solutions […]

The Radcliffe Fellowship Program 2020

Deadline 1: 12 September, 2019 Deadline 2: 3 October, 2019 The Radcliffe Fellowship Program awards 50 fellowships each academic year. Applicants may apply as individuals or in a group of two to three people working on the same project. We seek diversity along many dimensions, including discipline, career stage, race and ethnicity, country of origin, […]

Ashinaga Africa Initiative 2020

Deadline: Application On-going Contribute to Sub-Saharan Africa’s development through higher education abroad Ashinaga is a Japan-based non-profit organization, which provides educational and emotional support to orphaned students. The organization has supported over 100,000 orphans in the last 54 years, and many of its graduates are actively contributing to society in a variety of fields across […]