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Call for Applications - 2016 Small Grants Programme for Thesis Writing

DEADLINE: 30th APRIL 2016

 

Posted on: Fri 5 Feb 2016 | Category: calls

Humanities Program: International Conference

 (Re)making bodies:

The structures and dynamics of aesthetics and aspirations in an evolving Africa

 Date:   23-25 August 2016                Venue: Casablanca, Morocco

Application deadline: 15 March 2016

 

Posted on: Fri 5 Feb 2016 | Category: events

Commonwealth Scholarships in low and middle income countries

Applications open for Commonwealth Master’s Scholarships in Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Rwanda, Swaziland & Uganda

 Applications close on 29 Feb

Posted on: Wed 3 Feb 2016 | Category: funding

Job Vancancy

CODESRIA
JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
SENIOR PROGRAMME OFFICER (RESEARCH)

Application closing date 28 February 2016

Posted on: Thu 14 Jan 2016 | Category: Vacancies

Call For Abstracts

CfP: Setting Forth At Dawn, Workshop on the Geopolitics and Practices of Writing and Publishing in Africa, 16 – 20 May 2016, Jimma, Ethiopia, Deadline: 25 January 2016

Posted on: Wed 13 Jan 2016 | Category: calls

Professor Martin Evans: Situating Algeria within a Global Perspective

Comparisons, Connections, Public Engagement: Situating Contemporary Algeria within a Global Perspective

Professor Martin Evans, Professor of Modern European History

Tuesday 8 December, 6.30pm
Chowen Lecture Theatre, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, UK

Posted on: Thu 26 Nov 2015 | Category: events

Featured

ACU Commonwealth Summer School 2016

 

The Sustainable Development Goals: what role for universities?

Saturday 13 - Saturday 20 August 2016
University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda

The Commonwealth Summer School was first instigated by the ACU in 2011, to provide a forum for high quality students from every corner of the Commonwealth to come together and discuss multidisciplinary issues of global importance.

A key element of the summer school is its desire to mix local/regional students with those who may have never had the opportunity to leave their own regions.

In 2016, it will be held at the University of Rwanda, and will focus on the United Nations' recently agreed Sustainable Development Goals.

Posted on: Fri 29 Jan 2016 | Category: featured, events

Newton International Fellowship Scheme: Call for Proposals

Newton International Fellowship Scheme: Call for Proposals

The Newton International Fellowships aim to attract the most promising early career postdoctoral researchers from overseas in the fields of the natural sciences, physical sciences, medical sciences, social sciences, and humanities from around the world.

Applying for this scheme

Applications are available on the Royal Society's online e-GAP application system:


Applicant deadline: 9 March 2016

Referee deadline: 16 March 2016
Results expected: August 2016 
Awards available for start date:1 October 2016

Posted on: Wed 13 Jan 2016 | Category: featured, funding

BIEA: Thematic Research Grants

The British Institute in Eastern Africa invites applications for funding for research projects that engage with one or more of the following thematic areas:

  1. Everyday States
  2. Bio-Cultural Frontiers
  3. Land, Heritage ad Memory
  4. Spending Time
  5. Connections and Disconnections

Posted on: Thu 17 Dec 2015 | Category: featured, funding, calls

Travel Grants for nGAP Participants

Newton Fund Researcher Links Travel Grants for DHET nGAPs

Posted on: Thu 26 Nov 2015 | Category: featured, funding

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