Africa Research Excellence Fund Research Development Fellowship 2020

June 30, 2020

The Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) is delighted to announce a new funding opportunity for scientists in Africa: The AREF Research Development Fellowship Programme 2020.

The Funding competition is now open and full details can be found on their website.

Application deadline is 23 September 2020

The Research Development Fellowship (RDF) Programme is being launched to support researchers in sub-Saharan Africa who are working on important challenges for human health to develop their skills as researchers. Funding of up to £38,000 is available to support a three to nine-month placement at a leading research institution in Europe or any region of Africa, with additional support at the Fellow’s home institution before and after the placement. African post-doctoral scientists and clinicians who have been awarded their doctorate after May 2014, and clinicians with a research-relevant Master’s degree at least two and up to seven years active research experience, are eligible for this opportunity.
To apply, please see the guidelines for applicants and application form on their website.