Category Archives: Nigeria

PEDL Exploratory Research Grants

PEDL Exploratory Research Grants

Deadline: Ongoing The Private Enterprise Development in Low-Income Countries (PEDL) is accepting research proposals. PEDL is a joint research initiative of CEPR and DFID. Grant Information Exploratory Grants are research grants of between £10,000 and £35,000 that are designed to allow researchers to: explore new approaches to the study of firms in low-income-countries (LICs); and… Continue Reading

LEAP Africa Social Innovators Programme 2015/2016

LEAP Africa Social Innovators Programme 2015/2016

Deadline: Ongoing Are You Nigerian, Young & Innovative? If yes, the LEAP Africa 2015 Social Innovators Programme is for You! The Social Innovators Programme (SIP) supports talented youth between the ages of 18 and 35 years, whose ideas and initiatives offer effective solutions to challenges in local communities across Nigeria, with the necessary training, funding,… Continue Reading

AU-TWAS Young Scientist National Awards: Call for Nominations

AU-TWAS Young Scientist National Awards: Call for Nominations

Deadline: 30 June 2015 TWAS, the African Union (AU) and national ministries of science and technology are currently inviting nominations for its currently established ‘AU-TWAS Young Scientist National Awards’. The awards are designed to recognize scientific excellence in their countries. Award Categories In each participating country, two USD5,000- prizes will be awarded each year in… Continue Reading

OWSD Postgraduate Fellowship 2015 Call Women to Develop Scientific and Technological Leadership

Deadline: 31 July 2015 The Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) is calling applications for the OWSD postgraduate fellowship 2015 for Women Scientists from Sub-Saharan Africa and Least Developed Countries (LDCs) at Centres of Excellence in the South. OWSD fellowships cover all the costs related to scientific training leading to a… Continue Reading

ESRC-DFID Call for Raising Learning Outcomes in Education Systems Programme 2015

ESRC-DFID Call for Raising Learning Outcomes in Education Systems Programme 2015

Deadline: 14 May 2015 The Department for International Development (DFID) and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) in UK are currently accepting applications from researchers based in developing countries for “Raising Learning Outcomes in Education Systems Programme 2015.” ESRC-DFID Raising Learning Outcomes in Education Systems Programme aims to build the evidence on critical policy… Continue Reading