Opportunities for Africans
Africa South of the Sahara Grants & Scholarships
The Africa Desk
Royal Society-DFID Africa Capacity Building Initiative: This programme is for scientists who want to develop collaborative research consortia between scientists in sub-Saharan Africa and a research institution in the UK.
Leverhulme-Royal Society Africa Award: This scheme is for scientists who want to develop a collaborative research project between the UK and research institutions in either Ghana or Tanzania.
African Union Research Grant Programme The African Union Commission (AUC) is committed to ensure that science and technology in Africa contributes to its sustainable development efforts.
The West African Research Association (WARA) Travel Grant (French and Portuguese versions available) program promotes intra-African cooperation and exchange among researchers and institutions by providing support to African scholars and graduate students for research visits to other institutions on the continent.
PEERS Programme d’excellence pour l’enseignement et la recherche au Sud
EDULINK represents a harmonised approach for the implementation of European Commission funded programmes in the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States with a view to improving the effectiveness, management, visibility and hence the impact of ACP-EU co-operation in the field of higher education.
European Development Fund
TWAS, the academy of sciences for the developing world
ERAfrica’s goal is to create long-term research collaboration between EU Member States and/or Associated Countries and Africa.
Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie
Programme d’appui à la recherche en réseau en Afrique (PARRAF)
International Development Research Centre
AUSAID Australian Agency for International Development
Society of Economic Geologists (SEG) Student Chapters
Society of Exploration Geophysics Student Chapters
Society of Geology Applied to Ore Deposits (SGA) Student Chapters
Geoscientists Without Borders