IITA Fully Sponsored Training for Climate-smart Agriculture Landscape Leaders in Tanzania

Application Deadline: May 21st 2020 IITA, EcoAgriculture Partners, and USDA-FAS with the United Republic of Tanzania (URT) and in partnership with ICRAF and FAO, are organizing a Training of Trainers course to build capacity for planning climate-smart agricultural (CSA) landscapes. Goals and Scope This Training of Trainers’ course will build …

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The Association for Research On Civil Society In Africa (AROCSA) 2020 Emerging African Scholars’ Virtual PhD Workshop

Application Deadline: May 22nd 2020 The Association for Research On Civil Society In Africa (AROCSA) and the Association For Research On Nonprofit Organizations And Voluntary Action (ARNOVA), in partnership with the Ford Foundation, have established the Emerging African Scholars (EAS) Program in Africa. The program includes a virtual PhD Workshop for professional development and sharpening …

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Earn a Unicaf Scholarship and Study for an Accredited Bachelor, Master’s or Doctoral Degree

Generous Unicaf scholarships are available for all programmes in Africa and cover a large percentage of tuition fees for eligible applicants, depending on their financial situation. The payment of the remaining fees can be paid in monthly installments, to ease the financial burden on students. More than $100 million worth of …

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U.S Immigration Agency Plans To Charge More For Visa Applications

The U.S immigration agency responsible for processing visa and asylum request has requested $1.2 billion from Congress due to lost revenue during the COVID-19 pandemic. US Citizenship and Immigration Service, a part of Homeland Security department, informed Congress of its projected budget deficit on Friday, an agency spokesperson said. Furthermore, …

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Africa Data Science Intensive (DSI) Program 2020 for young African Students (Fully Funded)

Application Deadline: May 31st 2020 The Africa Data Science Intensive (DSI) program is a hands-on skills training data science course based on solving real-world problems. Big Data, data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence are driving a revolution around the world as companies rush to take advantage of their data …

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COVID-19 Africa Rapid Grant Fund 2020 for Researchers & Science Engagement Practitioner across Africa

Application Deadline: June 17th 2020 South Africa’s National Research Foundation (NRF) in partnership with the  Science Granting Councils Initiative in Sub-Saharan Africa (SGCI), South Africa’s Department of Science and Innovation (DSI), Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Fonds de Recherche du Québec (FRQ), the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID), the United Kingdom Research and Innovation (UKRI) through …

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African Biomedical Engineering Mobility (ABEM) Scholarships 2021 for women postgraduate students and staff (Fully Funded)

Application Deadline:29 July 2020. The African Biomedical Engineering Mobility (ABEM) project is funded by the Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme of the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency of the European Commission. The scheme is modelled on Europe’s well-established and successful Erasmus-Mundus programme. As part of the Roadmap 2014-2017 of the …

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EDCTP 2020 Career Development Fellowships in poverty-related diseases and child and adolescent health

Application Deadline: 5th August 2020 EDCTP 2020 Career Development Fellowships in poverty-related diseases and child and adolescent health The purpose of this Call for Proposals is to support early- to mid-career researchers (“fellows”) by providing them with opportunities to train and develop their clinical research skills. The objectives are: to …

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