Grant Calls
  1. Call for Innovation via Transform Fund 2019  The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) special Fund, known as Science, Technology and Innovation Transform Fund (IsDB-STIF)Deadline for submission is 31 May 2019
  2. Future Leaders – African Independent Research (FLAIR) Fellowships Deadline 15th May 2019
  3. Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme 2019. Deadline 12th June 2019
  4. Vocational education and training (VET) EU- Africa mobility scheme. Deadline 14 May 2019
  5. Call for Submissions for ICT in Education Innovations Theme: Harnessing the Capacity of ICT to ensure Inclusion, Quality and Impact in Education and Training in Africa. Deadline 30 April 2019
  6. AIMS-CARNEGIE SMALL RESEARCH GRANTS IN DATA SCIENCE AND ITS APPLICATIONS. For promising African PhD students who are at an advanced stage of their research, and researchers with at least a PhD qualification in the field of data science and its related disciplines, to apply for the AIMS-Carnegie Small Research Grants in Data Science and its Applications.
  7. PhD Fellowships for Women Scientists from Science and Technology Lagging CountriesDeadline for submission: 30 May 2019.
  8. Call for application: AGNES Mobility GrantsDeadline to apply: 10 May 2019. The African-German Network for Excellence in Science (AGNES) is pleased to announce the “Call for Applications” for two of its funding programmes: AGNES-PAWS Intra-Africa Mobility Grant for Junior Female Researchers’. This Grant is designed for “Programme Advocating Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics” (PAWS) AGNES Intra-Africa Mobility Grant for Junior Researchers (generally for Male and Female candidates)
  9. Fogarty Funding Opportunities - Dates and Deadlines. Fogarty's global health research and research training programs offer a variety of funding opportunities.
  10. TWAS-DFG Cooperation Visits Programme. Postdoctoral researchers from sub-Saharan Africa, including South Africa, can go on a ‘Cooperation Visit’ lasting three months to an institute in Germany. Deadline 1 April 2019
  11. 2020 Fulbright Research Awards for African Scholars | Application deadline is May 5, 2019
  12. 2020 Fulbright Foreign Student Program | Application deadline is March 28, 2019
  13. Postdoc scholarships under Mak-Sweden Mathematics Project Deadline is Friday, 8 th March 2019
  14. CAS-TWAS Presidents PhD Fellowship Programme. Up to 200 PhD scholarships for developing nations to study in China. Deadline: 31st March 2019
  15. TWAS Research Grants for Basic Sciences and Engineering (Individuals and Groups)The call for 2019, for Individuals and Research Units will open on 28 January 2019. The link to apply online will only be available once the call opens and will no longer be active once the call closes, on 21 April 2019.
  16. Postdoctoral Fellowship Call for proposals for the Climate Research for Development (CR4D) Fellowship. Guidance Notes_CR4D_Call_2019. Funding is available to a maximum of US$ 130,000 for a duration up to 12 months, with an expected start date in May 2019. Deadline: 10 February 2019. Research proposals are accepted areas of climate change; health and wellbeing; STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics); water and sanitation; food security and nutritional wellbeing and sustainable energy.
  17. Google AI Residency Program
  18. Special Research Fund - Doctoral Scholarships for Candidates from Developing Countries at Ghent University. Deadline 4 March 2019
  19. International Climate Protection Fellowship for young climate experts from developing countries.  Support for a research-based proposal in the field of climate protection or climate-related resource conservation during a one-year stay in Germany.  Deadline 1 March 2019
  20. Georg Forster Research Fellowship. Postdoctoral research fellowship intend to carry out long-term research of your own choice (6 to 24 months) at a research institution in Germany together with an academic host you have chosen yourself. Applications accepted throughout the year
  21. Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers. Humboldt Research Fellowship for postdoctoral researchers allows you to carry out long-term research (6-24 months) in Germany. Applicants choose their own topic of research and their academic host. Applications accepted throughout the year
  22. Busitema University Competitive Small Grants Programme 2018  Deadline expired