Month: January 2021


Application Deadline: Ongoing The University of Bradford is pleased to be offering a specific suite of scholarships to nationals from Sub-Saharan Africa starting this academic year. This award is for self-funding, international fee-paying students who are nationals of either Nigeria, Kenya Read more…


Application Deadline:March 30th, 2021 The Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh is pleased to announce the availability of 2 full scholarships for suitable applicants to study for an MSc in Africa and International Development and subsequent PhD in African Read more…


Application Deadline: Varying by Course The United Nations (UN) estimates that more than 70 million people are currently living as refugees or asylum-seekers, or have been internally displaced due to wars and natural calamity – the largest such population in human history. Read more…


1. Qualifiers Register until 1st Aug 2021. ONLINE Compete in teams of 2 (recommended) or on your own. Teams can apply together. Individual applicants are, if they wish for it, matched up with a teammate by us. In a qualifier, Read more…


Africa Editor – French Founded in 1999, Mongabay is an award-winning environmental science and conservation news organization, which publishes original news on a daily basis in an objective (does not advocate), accurate (relies on facts and scientific information) and timely Read more…


Deadline: February 9, 2021 Applications are open for the Centre for Human Rights Democracy and Civic Engagement Unit Internship 2021 at University of Pretoria. The Democracy and Civic Engagement Unit at the Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria, seeks to appoint Read more…


Deadline: May 6, 2021 Applications are open for the Zayed Sustainability Prize 2022. The Zayed Sustainability Prize, an evolution of the Zayed Future Energy Prize, is the UAE’s pioneering global award in sustainability and a tribute to the legacy of the Read more…


Deadline: October 1, 2021 Applications for the IMU–Simons African Fellowship Program 2021 are now open. The Fellowship Program supports research sabbaticals for mathematicians from African developing countries employed in Africa to travel to an internationally known mathematical center of excellence (worldwide) for collaborative research. The Read more…


Deadline: March 31, 2021 Application are open for the 2021-22 Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship Programme. The Aga Khan Foundation provides a limited number of scholarships each year for postgraduate studies to outstanding students from select developing countries who have no other Read more…


Deadline: February 8, 2021 Applications are open for the Genomics Summer Research for Minorities (GSRM) Internship 2021. The GSRM internship provides a ten-week summer research program for undergraduate students interested in in biosciences or bioinformatics with a focus on genomics research, Read more…


Deadline: February 25, 2021 Applications are open for the IWMF Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship 2021. The Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship gives academic and professional opportunities to women journalists committed to human rights and social justice reporting. Since 2005, the IWMF has selected one Read more…


Deadline: February 15, 2021 Applications are open for the Africa No Filter Emerging Artists Fellows Program 2021/2022. Africa No Filter is seeking exceptional emerging artists for a 12-month remote fellowship. Fellows will be expected to develop and deliver a project which Read more…


Deadline: April 11, 2021 The Arab-German Young Academy of Sciences and Humanities (AGYA), based at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities (BBAW) in Germany and the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT) in Egypt, is pleased to announce Read more…


Deadline: Varies Applications are invited for the Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program – General Pedagogy Cohort 2021/2022. The Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program brings international, secondary-level teachers to the United States for a six-week program. Teachers take academic seminars Read more…


Deadline: December 31, 2021 Applications are open for the International Mathematical Union (IMU) Abel Visiting Scholar Program 2021. The International Mathematical Union invites applications from mathematicians professionally based in developing countries to visit an international research collaborator for a period of Read more…


Deadline: February 21, 2021 Applications for the ICFJ Knight International Journalism Awards 2021 are now open. The ICFJ Knight International Journalism Award recognizes excellent reporting that makes a difference in the lives of people around the world. Recipients of the ICFJ Knight Read more…


Deadline: February 14, 2021 Do you want to join a network of women wind power professionals, learn new skills, and accelerate your career in the wind energy industry? Applications for the GWEC/GWNET Women in Wind Global Leadership Program 2021 are now open. Read more…


Deadline: February 12, 2021 Applications are open for the Pan African Women Empowerment Network (PAWEN) Aspiring Entrepreneurs Program 2021. The Aspiring Entrepreneurs Program (AEP) was birthed to equip aspiring women entrepreneurs with the competence, confidence and connections to build a strong Read more…


Deadline: February 12, 2021 Nominations are invited for the UNEP Champions of the Earth Award 2021. The Champions of the Earth award is the United Nation’s highest environmental honour. It recognizes outstanding leaders from government, civil society and the private sector Read more…


Deadline: February 25, 2021 Magnum Foundation is now accepting applications for the spring 2021 session of the Magnum Foundation Fellowship, a program offering stipends, mentorship, and arts administration experience to early-career photographers. During the fellowship, fellows produce an in-depth project Read more…

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