African Academy of Sciences: Rewarding Individuals and Scientists for their Excellence!

Deadline: 31 March 2016 The African Academy of Sciences (AAS) is seeking applications for its fellowship program from individuals who have excelled in their fields of expertise as fellows. The academy also gives prizes to recognize scientists who have contributed to developing their fields in Africa. The AAS is the only continental academy in Africa, enjoying the support and recognition of NEPAD and the African Union as well as several governments and major international partners. These bodies … [Read more...]

Conference : Development Of The African Common Position (APC)/AIDS Accountability International (AAI)

Deadline- 24th February 2013 AIDS Accountability International (AAI), the African Union Commission (AUC) and the African Population Commission (APC) are inviting submission/participation  from individuals, government representatives, civil society organisations (CSOs) and community based organisations (CBOs) based in Africafor greater African civil society organization representation in the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD). The project’s objective is to develop an … [Read more...]

African Applicants are invited to apply for 2014 Intake in PhDs for Agriculture

Deadline- 31 March 2013 Australian Government is now accepting applications form African applicants for 2014 PhD program in Agriculture with full supporting documents. The research topics of successful applicants will demonstrate a contribution to improving food security in Africa through increasing agricultural productivity, improving rural livelihoods through functioning of markets and trade and/or building the resilience of communities most vulnerable to food insecurity. In addition, topics … [Read more...]

Moremi Initiative’s Leadership Development(MILEAD) Fellowship program 2013 For Women

Deadline- March 15, 2013 Moremi Initiative for Women’s Leadership in Africa (Moremi Initiative) is seeking applications for Moremi Leadership Empowerment and Development (MILEAD) Fellowship Program. The MILEAD Fellows Program is a long-term leadership development program designed to identify, develop and promote emerging young African Women leaders to attain and thrive in leadership in their community and Africa as a whole. The program targets dynamic young women interested in developing … [Read more...]

The Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa (CARTA) PhD Fellowships 2013

Deadline- April 15, 2013 The Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa (CARTA) offers funding for PhD research fellowships in the fields of public and population health or to sexuality studies. The Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa (CARTA) is an initiative of nine African universities, four African research institutes, and selected northern partners. CARTA offers an innovative model for doctoral training in sub-Saharan Africa to strengthen the capacity of … [Read more...]

Multiple Vacancies : Consultants Required at UN Habitat

Deadline: 15 Feb 2013 UN Habitat has invited applications from eligible and deserving applicants for the building a roster of consultants of - Land and Natural Resources Tenure Experts for various projects and initiatives particularly those with substantial experience in the developing countries like in Africa. It is intended that the roster will also be shared with other global/regional initiatives including with: the Land Policy Initiative for Africa, a joint programme of the tripartite … [Read more...]

Apply now for Cambridge Africa Partnership for Research Excellence (CAPREx) project/ Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships

Deadline- January 6, 2013 Carnegie Corporation of New York in partnership with the Makerere University and the University of Cambridge offers funding for  Cambridge Africa Partnership for Research Excellence (CAPREx) Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships. The project is focused (among others) on developing post-doctoral academic excellence in biological sciences and engineering (for UG) and the social sciences and humanities (for Mak). It also intends to build upon Cambridge’s existing … [Read more...]

Akili Dada Fellowship Program for Young African Women

The Akili Dada Fellowship program is an opportunity for African women to design and implement solutions to the challenges faced by their communities. These one-year fellowships (renewable for up to 3 years) will be awarded to young women leaders between the ages of 17-35 who are driving transformative change in their communities and are looking to grow their projects to scale and sustainability. Akili Dada fellows will benefit from a modest stipend for the duration of the fellowship, a series … [Read more...]

DRL Request for Proposals on Disability for African and MENA Countries

The United States Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced a request for proposals from organizations interested in submitting proposals for projects that promote democracy, human rights, and rule of law for countries in Africa and MENA. DRL’s objective is to increase the organizational capacities of disabled persons’ organizations (DPOs) to broaden civil society participation in, and support to, government efforts to implement and monitor implementation of the CRPD.  … [Read more...]

Akili Dada young women leadership Program 2013

Deadline- 15th January, 2013 Young women leaders/Fellows are encouraged to apply for Innovation in Leadership Program to engaged in social change projects of their design.  The program serves as an incubator providing financial, intellectual, mentoring, and networking resources to young women as they grow their projects to scale and sustainability.  These fellowships were created in direct response to the absence of African women among the ranks of those celebrated in existing social … [Read more...]