Sharing with many thanks to Rachel Strohm for these practical posts!
[Updated 4 October 2015]
While there are a decent range of scholarships available for African students doing MAs and PhDs, the professional development opportunities for African academics appear more limited. I’ve listed what I could find, but I’m sure there are more – please send any recommendations my way! This post will be continually updated as I find new scholarships, with the newer opportunities at the top of the list.
Post-Docs and Residential Fellowships
- The Oxford Global Leaders Fellowship Programme offers two-year residential fellowships for people from non-OECD countries to study global governance
- The WorldFish Centre and IDRC have a really large (if now slightly outdated) list of scholarships, fellowships and post-docs (via Jon Harle, who also has his own great list of scholarships)
- DocLinks lists European post-docs for African researchers in a variety of fields (via Jon Harle)
- The Wellcome Trust provides a variety of…
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