Category: Call for Applications / Proposals

Call for Applications for Postgraduate Programmes: University of Malawi


College of Medicine: Deadline dates Vary The College of Medicine (CoM) was established in 1991 as a constituent college of the University of Malawi with a mission “to be an academic centre of excellence in the training of doctors and other health professionals in clinical service and medical research, responsive to the health needs of Malawi and its neighbours within the Southern African region”. … Read More Call for Applications for Postgraduate Programmes: University of Malawi

Special Call for Applications: Ten RUFORUM Community-Based Field Attachment Programme Awards


Proposal submission to RUFORUM Secretariat by 30th November 2017 The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) is working for strengthening capacities of students to contribute to sustainable agricultural development, building resilience of small-scale agriculture, improving livelihoods and reduction of rural poverty in Africa. The goal is to ensure that the next generation of agriculture specialists and scientists from Africa are innovative, … Read More Special Call for Applications: Ten RUFORUM Community-Based Field Attachment Programme Awards

Call for Establishment of Agribusiness Incubation Hubs 2017/2018: RUFORUM Entrepreneurship Challenge Program (RECAP)


Deadline for Submission: 30th December, 2017 The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation is implementing an eight year programme “Transforming African Agricultural Universities to meaningfully contribute to Africa’s growth and development (TAGDev)”. The TAGDev Programme seeks to transform African agricultural universities and their graduates to better respond to developmental challenges through enhanced application of science, … Read More Call for Establishment of Agribusiness Incubation Hubs 2017/2018: RUFORUM Entrepreneurship Challenge Program (RECAP)

Apply Now for the Borlaug Fellowship Program


Eligibility To be considered for the Borlaug Fellowship Program, candidates must: Be citizens of an eligible country Be fluent in English Have completed a Master’s or higher degree Be in the early or middle stage of their career, with at least two (but not more than 10) years of practical experience Be employed by a university, government agency or research entity in their home country … Read More Apply Now for the Borlaug Fellowship Program

STIAS Iso Lomso Call for Applications 2017 Now Open: Apply Now


Iso Lomso Fellowships for Early Career African Researchers 2017 Call for Applications is now open Iso Lomso Fellowships provide an exceptional early career opportunity for Africa’s brightest minds in academia. Iso Lomso means ‘the eye of tomorrow’ in isiXhosa: seeing towards the future, laying the foundations for tomorrow. Iso Lomso Fellows will enjoy: a three-year attachment to STIAS during which time they may spend … Read More STIAS Iso Lomso Call for Applications 2017 Now Open: Apply Now

Call for Expression of Interest to Participate – AFRI-Lead Programme


African Universities Leadership and Management Training Programme (AFRI-Lead) Deadline: September 30th 2017 23:59 GMT (East African Standard Time) Open to: 66 RUFORUM member universities[1] managers: Deputy Vice Chancellors, Academic Registrars and Directors of Institutes. Introduction Universities have immense responsibility and contribution to economic and social transformation of societies globally. African universities have in the recent past been called upon to play a more significant … Read More Call for Expression of Interest to Participate – AFRI-Lead Programme

Call for expression of interest to provide External Audit services to RUFORUM for the year 2017/2018


Ref: RUF/EOI/IA/08/17 RUFORUM wishes to engage the services of an External Auditor of international reputation for the year 2017-2018 in accordance with the statutory requirements, International Reporting Standards Guidelines and International Standards on Auditing (ISA). Scope of the Assignment The audit will be conducted in accordance with ISA as published by the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board of the International Federation of Accountants … Read More Call for expression of interest to provide External Audit services to RUFORUM for the year 2017/2018

Call for Proposals: RUFORUM Community Action Research Programme


The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation is implementing an eight year programme “Transforming African Agricultural Universities to meaningfully contribute to Africa’s growth and development (TAGDev)”. The TAGDev Programme seeks to transform African agricultural universities and their graduates to better respond to developmental challenges through enhanced application of science, technology, business and innovation for rural … Read More Call for Proposals: RUFORUM Community Action Research Programme

Request for Proposal for Pre – Qualification of Services, Goods and Works for the Financial Year 2017/2020


BID REF: RUF/PROC/FY17/17/001 BACKGROUND: The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), established in 2004, is a member based consortium of 66 universities in Sub-Saharan Africa. The consortium evolved from the Forum on Agricultural Resource Husbandry (FORUM) a 10-year Programme of the Rockefeller Foundation initiated in 1992 to stabilise African Faculties of agriculture. RUFORUM mission is ‘to strengthen the capacities of Universities … Read More Request for Proposal for Pre – Qualification of Services, Goods and Works for the Financial Year 2017/2020

Training Opportunity: Management of Internationalisation


The key objective of the training course is to qualify university staff (either International Office staff or higher education managers responsible for coordinating international activities) from selected countries of Africa, Latin America, and Asia, to manage processes and tasks of internationalisation in the area of higher education. The programme will enable the participants to build up improved and more effective structures of internationalisation at … Read More Training Opportunity: Management of Internationalisation

Apply Now: PhD Studies at the African Center of Excellence in Internet of Things (ACEIoT)


Background The Africa Center of Excellence in Internet of Things (ACEIoT) is established at the University of Rwanda (UR), College of Science and Technology with financial support from the World Bank ACE II project.  UR-ACEIoT aims to train a critical mass of African Scientists and Engineers in the field of IoT through Higher Education and Research. This provides a great opportunity for African students … Read More Apply Now: PhD Studies at the African Center of Excellence in Internet of Things (ACEIoT)

Application for Small Grants for Graduate Internship


The Association of African Universities (AAU) has intensified its advocacy for students from African universities to acquire employable skills for the world of work upon graduation from their universities. Through financial assistance from the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida), the AAU has secured some funds to offer small grants of up to US$600 per person for graduate internships for its member universities. This application … Read More Application for Small Grants for Graduate Internship

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