Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum 2019

Deadline : 31 January, 2019 About DRIF The 7th edition of the Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum (formerly Internet Freedom Forum- IFF) will hold from April 23 – 25, 2019 in Lagos Nigeria. The Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum has gained a reputation as an important platform where conversations on digital policy in Africa are shaped, […]

Data Science Fellowship Opportunity 2019

Deadline: 21 January, 2019 Program: The Data Incubator is an intensive 8 week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for Fellows and supported by sponsorships from hundreds of employers across multiple industries. In response to the overwhelming […]

MINDS Diamond Empowerment Fund Scholarship 2019

Deadline : Application is on- going 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 […]

ISNAD-Africa: Volunteers for Programme and Communication Associates (Remotely) 2019

Deadline: Till positions are filled African Development (ISNAD-Africa) is a youth-led non-governmental organisation committed to raising global and multi-stakeholder support for greener and climate-resilient Africa. ISNAD-Africa operates an interdisciplinary network of experienced professionals, researchers and students across the globe who are promoting sustainable energy, environmental sustainability and climate action in Africa. ISNAD-Africa is currently implementing the Mentoring for Research […]

RDI Conference 2019

Deadline : 30 January, 2019 The DRI network invite participants from academia, NGOs and civil society groups, government, consulting companies and business to submit abstracts which offer ideas to further the debate on the conference theme: leadership for inclusive development. They encourage submissions which highlight research findings, experience of particular activities or groups (case studies), or […]

Dataship – The Data Journalism Fellowship 2019

Deadline : 8 February, 2019 Dataship is a 12-month fellowship program that brings together 15 of the brightest early-career data journalists from non-OECD countries to foster the development of data-driven reporting. The program combines tailored trainings and networking opportunities, offering selected fellows a unique and exclusive opportunity to learn, exchange ideas and connect with their […]

WPS Peace and Social Change Graduate Student Internship 2019

Deadline : 4 January, 2019 The Women, Peace and Security (WPS) program at Columbia University is pleased to invite applications for the Peace and Social Change Internship. This paid, ten-week internship for Columbia graduate students is designed to support the Peace and Social Change Fellowship Program. Graduate student internships will run from May-July, 2019. The […]

2019 IFAS-Research Funds for Master’s, Doctoral, Post-doctoral students and Senior researchers

Deadline: 31 December 2018 The French Institute of South Africa-Research (IFAS-Research) has a regional mandate covering twelve countries in Southern Africa (South Africa, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Angola, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lesotho, Swaziland, Botswana and Namibia). IFAS-Research promotes and supports research projects in the Humanities and Social Sciences dealing with this area. Within […]