Tag: Scholarships

AWARD OF PhD RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIPS UNDER SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL TRADE-OFFS IN AFRICAN AGRICULTURE (SENTINEL PROJECT)


Kampala 13 April 2019   The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) is an implementing partner for the SENTINEL project. The SENTINEL is an interdisciplinary research project seeking to address the challenge of achieving ‘zero hunger’ in sub-Saharan Africa, while at the same time reducing inequalities and conserving ecosystems with special focus on Ethiopia, Zambia and Ghana. Through this project, RUFORUM will … Read More AWARD OF PhD RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIPS UNDER SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL TRADE-OFFS IN AFRICAN AGRICULTURE (SENTINEL PROJECT)

Press Release: Call for Applications for MCF@RUFORUM Scholarships – 2019


Kampala 19 December 2018 The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), in partnership with Mastercard Foundation is implementing an eight year transformative project to meaningfully contribute to Africa’s growth and development. The aim of the partnership is to transform African agricultural universities and their graduates to better respond to developmental challenges through enhanced application of science, technology, business and innovation for … Read More Press Release: Call for Applications for MCF@RUFORUM Scholarships – 2019

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

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

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

Apply now: CAS-TWAS President’s PhD Fellowship Programme


Deadline: 31 March 2016 Under an agreement between the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and TWAS, up to 200 students/scholars from all over the world, including 60 from developed countries, will be sponsored to travel to China for PhD studies for up to four years. This CAS-TWAS President’s Fellowship Programme provides students/scholars that are non-Chinese citizens an opportunity to pursue doctoral degrees at the … Read More Apply now: CAS-TWAS President’s PhD Fellowship Programme

Apply Now: Rothamsted International Fellowship Scheme


Next application deadline: 09:00 UK time (GMT) on 21 December 2015. The Rothamsted International Fellowship Scheme (RIFS) supports scientists from developing countries to train at Rothamsted Research for 6-12 months on a research project they develop jointly with a Project Leader at Rothamsted. How to apply Candidates need to make sure that their project idea is in-line with the research strategy at Rothamsted, which is … Read More Apply Now: Rothamsted International Fellowship Scheme

The Graduate Institute Geneva: Now Open for 2016/2017 Applications


Deadline: 15th January, 2016 The Graduate Institute aims to support students with demonstrated financial need by providing financial assistance, which may take the form of a full cost-of-living scholarship, a partial scholarship and/or a tuition fee reduction. The Institute’s resources are not sufficient to meet the financial needs of all its students; therefore, applicants are strongly encouraged to seek external financial support. Doctoral students … Read More The Graduate Institute Geneva: Now Open for 2016/2017 Applications

3rd Call for Applications of the DREAM Project is now open!


Deadline: 1 December, 2015 The DREAM Project (with financial support granted by the European Commission through the Erasmus Mundus Programme) grants scholarships to students from ACP countries and staff members to undertake a mobility period, or full degree, in some of the best universities in Europe. Scholarships are available for master and doctorate students and also for staff members (academic and administrative) and include … Read More 3rd Call for Applications of the DREAM Project is now open!

Apply Now: Australia Awards Scholarships Now Open


Australia Awards are international scholarships funded by the Australian Government which promote development in Africa through a program of training opportunities for African professionals.  In this round, one of the focus sectors is Agricultural Productivity.  Applications are now open for master-level degrees and short courses.  Australia Awards, a cornerstone of the Australian Government’s development assistance program for Africa, provide access to postgraduate education, training and … Read More Apply Now: Australia Awards Scholarships Now Open

Strengthening Doctoral Programs in Africa – 7 scholarships awarded


Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) is pleased to announce a list of successful applicants for 2015 DAAD/RUFORUM in-region and in-country scholarships. RUFORUM has been in a collaboration with DAAD to promote the regional doctoral training programmes offered by its member universities in the East African Region. The programme offers opportunities for university staff and African scientists to enhance their qualifications … Read More Strengthening Doctoral Programs in Africa – 7 scholarships awarded

Doctoral Finalization Support Scholarships Call ID: RU/2015/DFS/01


Research Scholarships for Doctoral Students Registered in RUFORUM Regional Programmes Application Deadline: 30th December, 2015 The Call This is to announce a call for applications for research scholarships to support data collection for PhD research, data analysis, thesis write up, publication and dissemination of findings. Scholarships will be awarded to candidates registered in the Regional Programmes as listed below and are in their second … Read More Doctoral Finalization Support Scholarships Call ID: RU/2015/DFS/01

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