Sub-Saharan Africa - Call for Application 2021
Find out more about the current edition of the Sub-Saharan Africa regional program.
Please note that the call for application is extended to Friday, April 2 at midnight (Paris time).
February 3, 2021
Start of the call for application/nomination
April 2, 2021
Beginning of evaluation of applications
July 21, 2021
Candidates' final selection
- 15 endowments for doctoral students and 5 for post-doctoral students,
- Training in Leadership, Management, Negotiation and Communication
- €10.000 for doctoral students,
- €15.000 for post-doctoral students
Main eligibility criteria
Be a PhD student or have obtained a PhD in the following scientific fields: Life and Environmental sciences, Physical sciences, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer and information sciences
Be from one of the 48 countries in the sub-Saharan African region, and work in a research laboratory or institution in one of the countries of the region, or be enrolled in a University in one of the 49 countries of the region (including South Africa).
- Be from one of the 49 countries in the sub-Saharan African region (including South Africa) and work in a research laboratory or institution in one of the 48 countries of the region, or be enrolled in a University in one of the 48 countries of sub-Saharan Africa.
- Scientific excellence of the research project
- Quality of the application
- Ability to communicate and promote science
Total number of endowments awarded since launch
Click on one of the links below to download the call for applications:
To download the Rules and Regulations, click on one of the links below: