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 […]

Harvard University Postdoctoral Research Fellowships 2020/2021

Deadline April 30th, 2020, at 11:59 pm (EMT) A cornerstone of the RCC mission at Harvard is the attraction and support to young talent. Due to the traditional structure of academic careers, Junior Scholars who have just received their doctorate usually find it more difficult to gain access to the most prestigious universities, either for […]

SOAS: Centre of African Studies Leventis Fellowship 2020 for Nigerians

Deadline for Applications: 31 March 2020 The Centre of African Studies of the University of London invites applications from Nigerian academics to take part in a scheme of collaborative research funded by the Leventis Foundation. Sabbatical at the Centre of African Studies, University of London: The Leventis Research Co-operation Programme is devised to assist younger scholars […]

ZUKOnnect Fellowships for Scholars from Africa, Asia and Latin America

The start date is between September 1st, 2020 and October 1st, 2020 Aim The Zukunftskolleg Konnect Fellowships support early career researchers from Africa, Asia and Latin America related to one of the thirteen departments of the University of Konstanz. As ZUKOnnect Fellow, you can use this time to extend your research networks and to get to know the research […]

RSA Membership Research Grant Scheme (MeRSA) 2020

Deadline: 14th May 2020 In 2015, the Association launched the RSA Membership Research Grant (MeRSA) that aims to reward excellence and supports outstanding individual researchers on a topic related to regional studies and regional science. In offering the Membership Research Grant the Association seeks to raise the profile of regional research and its contribution if […]

Nordic Africa Institute African Guest Researchers’ Scholarship Programme 2021

Deadline-  1 April 2020 The purpose of the programme The purpose of the African Guest Researchers’ Scholarship Programme is to provide opportunities for postdoctoral researchers based in Africa to work and develop their ongoing research at the Nordic Africa Institute. The scholarship offers access to the Institute’s library and other resources that provide for a […]

Scholarship Information for African Students at Cambridge(Undergraduate and Graduate) 2020

Applications can be submitted by individuals who would like to study for degrees at the University of Cambridge. For further information regarding the courses available and the application process, read through this handy brochure about Admissions and Funding for African Students. You can also visit: The Graduate Admissions website at: www.graduate.study.cam.ac.uk/how-do-i-apply The  Undergraduate Admissions website at: http://www.undergraduate.study.cam.ac.uk/applying Note: Charge […]

APPLY NOW: 18-Month Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Centre for Housing and Sustainable Development, University of Lagos

Application Deadline: 24 Jan 2020 at 5pm This post is to join the Lagos team of the Appropriation of Informal Spaces for Leisure Physical Activity (ALPhA) study funded by the British Academy’s Urban Infrastructures of Well-Being 2019 Programme, under the UK Government’s Global Challenges Research Fund. The project is led by the MRC Epidemiology unit, University of Cambridge, UK […]