Opportunities relevant to education, science and technology – July 2021

Posted: : 2021-08-04 02:06:50 am
By: : Pascaline NYIRABUHORO

Fellowships, grants and award

  1. Seed Grant for New African Principal Investigators (SG-NAPI) Deadline: 27 July 2021
  2. IDRC Pre-Announcement for 'Evidence for Innovation' Call Deadline 28 July 2021
  3. TWAS-BIOTEC Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme Deadline: 30 July 2021
  4. Post-doctoral opportunities in Earth physics - climate dynamics, climate variability and ocean-atmosphere interactions. Deadline: 31 July 2021
  5. TWAS-SN Bose Postgraduate Fellowship Programme Deadline: 31 July 2021
  6. TWAS-SN Bose Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme Deadline: 31 July 2021
  7. TWAS-CSIR Postgraduate Fellowship Programme Deadline: 31 July 2021
  8. TWAS-CSIR Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme Deadline: 31 July 2021
  9. Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering Deadline: 31 July 2021
  10. TWAS-SISSA-Lincei Research Cooperation Visits Programme Deadline: 10 August 2021
  11. TWAS-NRF Doctoral Programme Deadline: 20 August 2021
  12. World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program
    Deadline: August 23, 2021
  13. UNTBLDC-TWAS-ICGEB South-North Programme for Exchanges and Collaborations Deadline: 31 August 2021
  14. UNTBLDC-TWAS-ICGEB South-South Programme for Exchanges and Collaborations Deadline: 31 August 2021
  15. TWAS-CUI Postgraduate Fellowship Programme Deadline: 31 August 2021
  16. TWAS-CUI Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme Deadline: 31 August 2021
  17. Merck Research Grants 2021 Deadline: 31 August 2021
  18. Cambridge-Africa ALBORADA Research Fund Deadline: 3 September 2021
  19. ICGEB Arturo Falaschi Fellowship Programmes, PhD and Postdoctoral awards Deadline: 30 September 2021
  20. XPrize Carbon Removal -Musk Foundation Deadline Student Award Submission: 1 October 2021
  21. SPIRIT – Swiss Programme for International Research by Scientific Investigation Teams Deadline: 2 November 2021
  22. Energy Globe Award Deadline: 15 November 2021
  23. Milken-Motsepe Agritech Prize Deadline: December 2021
  24. Volvo Environment Prize Deadline: 10 January 2022
  25. NRF One Call for Proposals 2021/2022  Deadline: varies by programme as detailed in the general application guide here
  26. Seeding Labs Instrumental Access
  27. Mobility grants for research stays at Danish universities and other research institutions

 

Scholarships and training

  1. 10 scholarship slots for the academic year 2020-2021, for African PhD students to carry out their doctoral research work at the Euro-Mediterranean University of Fes, for three yearsDeadline: 30 July 2021
  2. 7 Masters and 5 PhD positions available at The West African Centre for Water, Irrigation and Sustainable Agriculture available Deadline: 31 July 2021
  3. IBM Research Africa Postdoctoral Fellowship 2021 for Research Scientists – South Africa, Deadline: 31 July 2021
  4. John Innes Centre MSc course in Plant Genetics and Crop Improvement Deadline: 31 July 2021
  5. AAI Salzburg Scholarship Programme Deadline: 31 July 2021
  6. Global Rhodes Scholarships Deadline: 2 August 2021
  7. Developing an integrated model for spread of Plasmodium transmission blocking symbionts and effects on malaria incidence at icipe, Kenya Deadline: 12 August 2021
  8. Japan Africa Dream Scholarship (JADS) Program Deadline: 31 August 2021
  9. FAO Fellows Programme Deadline: 8 August 2021
  10. Bioscience Innovation Bootcamp, 2021 Deadline: 16 August 2021
  11. Rhodes East Africa Scholarship Deadline: 31 August 2021
  12. Rhodes Kenya Scholarship Deadline: 31 August 2021
  13. Rhodes West Africa Scholarship Deadline: 15 September 2021
  14. University of Pretoria-Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Programme, postgraduate studies – 2022. Deadline: 31 October 2021
  15. DAAD- The International PhD Programme for Agricultural Economics, Bioeconomy and Rural Development (IPPAE)Deadline October 31, 2021
  16. Antibiotics 2021 Ph.D. Thesis Award (1,000 CHF) Deadline: 15 January 2022
  17. Call for NRF Postgraduate Scholarships 2021
  18. Knowledge for Tomorrow – Cooperative Research Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa with German partner - Workshops, Symposia and Summer Schools in Africa Deadline: apply any time
  19. Development-Related Postgraduate Courses (EPOS) 
  20. DAAD Deadlines: see list
  21. Google Career Certificates to help African learn new skills for digital jobs Deadline: ongoing

 

Call for papers and conferences

  1. John Innes Centre MSc course in Plant Genetics and Crop Improvement Deadline: 31 July 2021
  2. AAI Salzburg Scholarship Programme Deadline: 31 July 2021
  3. Japan Africa Dream Scholarship (JADS) Program Deadline: 31 August 2021
  4. Global Rhodes Scholarships Deadline: 2 August 2021
  5. FAO Fellows Programme Deadline: 8 August 2021
  6. Rhodes East Africa Scholarship Deadline: 31 August 2021
  7. Rhodes Kenya Scholarship Deadline: 31 August 2021
  8. Rhodes West Africa Scholarship Deadline: 15 September 2021
  9. University of Pretoria-Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Programme, postgraduate studies – 2022. Deadline: 31 October 2021
  10. Call for NRF Postgraduate Scholarships 2021
  11. Knowledge for Tomorrow – Cooperative Research Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa with German partner - Workshops, Symposia and Summer Schools in Africa Deadline: apply any time
  12. Development-Related Postgraduate Courses (EPOS) DAAD Deadlines: see list
  13. Google Career Certificates to help African learn new skills for digital jobs Deadline: ongoing