Category: Sponsorship Opportunities

Apply Now: MCF@RUFORUM Scholarships 2018


Deadline Extension: 31 March 2018  The Mastercard Foundation has partnered with the Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), a network of 85 universities in 35 African countries. The partnership focuses on ‘Transforming African Agricultural Universities to meaningfully contribute to Africa’s growth and development’. The aim of partnership is to transform African agricultural universities and their graduates to better respond to developmental … Read More Apply Now: MCF@RUFORUM Scholarships 2018

Call for PhD Applications: Opportunities in Oil Field Chemicals Research, Petroleum and Environmental Studies


PhD Training Opportunities in Oil Field Chemicals Research, Petroleum and Environmental Studies at University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), a consortium of 66 universities operating in 26 African countries across the African continent is working in partnership with its member universities to support rebuilding of university staff capacity in order to meet the escalating demand … Read More Call for PhD Applications: Opportunities in Oil Field Chemicals Research, Petroleum and Environmental Studies

Call for PhD Studies at the African Center of Excellence in Energy for Sustainable Development (ACEESD)


The African Center of Excellence in Energy for Sustainable Development (ACEESD) is an approved ACE II project center of excellence envisioned to address key economic challenges resulting from low rural energy access, poor adoption of energy technologies in rural areas, and poor inter-state energy trading in the Eastern and Southern Africa region. The ACE II project is a partnership between the World Bank and … Read More Call for PhD Studies at the African Center of Excellence in Energy for Sustainable Development (ACEESD)

ARPPIS-DAAD doctoral scholarships for study at icipe, Kenya


Closing date for applications: 12th February 2017 Any application received after this date will not be considered or acknowledged. The International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe), Kenya, in partnership with the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD1) In-Country/In-Region Scholarships Programme and African university partners, invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for PhD scholarships in the African Regional Postgraduate Programme in Insect Sciences (ARPPIS). … Read More ARPPIS-DAAD doctoral scholarships for study at icipe, Kenya

DAAD-RUFORUM In-Country /In-Region Doctoral Scholarships available for 2017/2018 Academic intake year


NEW CALL – RUFORUM – DAAD/PhD/2017 Advertisement release Date:  12th January 2017 DAAD-RUFORUM In-Country[1]/In-Region[2] Doctoral Scholarships available for 2017/2018 Academic intake year About the Call The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM[3]) Secretariat is pleased to announce the fifth round of PhD scholarships available through the German Academic Exchange Services (DAAD) funding support. These scholarships are targeting both in-country/in-region (sub-Saharan Africa) … Read More DAAD-RUFORUM In-Country /In-Region Doctoral Scholarships available for 2017/2018 Academic intake year

ICRA – Scholarship Application is Open for Professionals in Agricultural Education, Research and Agribusiness: March – May 2017


Application deadline (for scholarships): 19 October 2016 Learning, action research and outreach – Making higher education boost food security, 13 – 31 March 2017, Wageningen, The Netherlands As a professional in tertiary agricultural education you are expected to prepare competent graduates for the job market. In addition, you are requested to do action research that contributes to innovation for food security, and provide services … Read More ICRA – Scholarship Application is Open for Professionals in Agricultural Education, Research and Agribusiness: March – May 2017

Call for applications for admission into postgraduate programmes for the 2016/2017 – Bunda Campus


The Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR) is inviting applications from suitably qualified persons for admission into its Bunda-Campus postgraduate programmes for the 2016/2017 academic year commencing on 10th October, 2016. Africa Centre of Excellence in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science (AquaFish) World Bank (WB) has embarked on a project which is called Africa Centre of Excellence (ACE II) whose aim is to … Read More Call for applications for admission into postgraduate programmes for the 2016/2017 – Bunda Campus

Apply Now: African Leadership Academy 2017 for Young Leaders across Africa


African Leadership Academy (ALA) seeks to enroll the most outstanding young leaders from across the world – ALA is not only looking for young people who are smart and excel in the academic environment, they are looking for young people with potential to lead and impact the world around the, through their courage, initiative and innovation. Read more

Apply Now: Australia Awards ACIAR John Allwright Fellowship applications for 2017 intake


Applications for the JAF 2017 intake will open on Sunday 1 May 2016 at 09:00am Australia Eastern Standard Time and close on Sunday 31 July 2016 at midnight Australia Eastern Standard Time. Applying online Go to the Online Australia Scholarships Information System (OASIS) at http://oasis.dfat.gov.au. The first step is for the applicant to register in OASIS as this will enable them to logon, create … Read More Apply Now: Australia Awards ACIAR John Allwright Fellowship applications for 2017 intake

Call for Nominations: Fayzah M. Al-Kharafi Prize


Deadline: No later than Wednesday 1 June 2016. This annual prize, named after the TWAS Fellow Fayzah M. Al-Kharafi, will recognize women scientists from Scientifically and Technologically (ST-) lagging countries. It carries a cash award of USD4,000 generously provided by Professor Al-Kharafi and will rotate among various fields of science. The first recipient of the “Fayzah M. Al-Kharafi Prize” will be invited to receive … Read More Call for Nominations: Fayzah M. Al-Kharafi Prize

Application for PhD Studentship under the DELTAS Africa Learning Research Programme


The Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) in partnership and Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA), are calling for applications for the PhD Studentship offered under the DELTAS Africa Learning Research Programme. The DELTAS Learning Research Programme (LRP) is co-funded by the Wellcome Trust and the Department for International Development (DFID), and implemented by Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) in partnership with … Read More Application for PhD Studentship under the DELTAS Africa Learning Research Programme

Announcing the STIAS Iso Lomso Fellowship Programme: Apply Now


Application deadline:Wednesday, 25 May 2016 Iso Lomso Fellowships provide an exceptional early career opportunity for Africa’s brightest minds in academia. Fellows will enjoy: a three-year attachment to STIAS during which time they may spend a total of ten months in residence at STIAS to develop and pursue a long-term research programme; the possibility of a residency at a sister institute for advanced study in … Read More Announcing the STIAS Iso Lomso Fellowship Programme: Apply Now

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