Funding & Career Development

Find below a list of excellent funding and career development opportunities.

TitleDescriptionDeadline
Africa - India Mobility Fund
The Africa-India Mobility Fund (AIMF) is a two-year programme designed to provide researchers from Africa and India with opportunities for short visits in either direction to explore opportunities for building and strengthening scientific collaboration.
Applications Considered Monthly
African Career Accelerator AwardsThe Crick African Network's African Career Accelerator (CAN ACA) awards will provide Fellowship support for African Post-Doctoral researchers aiming to make the transition to becoming an independent researcher and launching their own research group.July 01, 2018
FLAIR FellowshipsFuture Leaders - African Independent Researchers (FLAIR) fellowships offers talented African early career researchers who have the potential to become leaders in their field, the opportunity to develop an independent research career in a sub-Saharan African institution.June 20, 2018
African Public Health Leaders FellowshipThe African Public Health Leaders Fellowship will develop the skills in leadership, policy analysis & formulation, of successful applicants who will benefit from the networking and mentoring opportunities in London, Geneva and their respective countries.June 20, 2018
International Master's FellowshipThis scheme offers nationals of low-and-middle-income countries the opportunity to receive training at Master's degree level. August 31, 2018
International Training FellowshipsThis scheme offers nationals of low-and-middle-income countries the opportunity to receive training at postgraduate or postdoctoral level. November 22, 2018
Research Training Fellowships For Developing Country Scientists 2018The 'Research Training Fellowship for Developing Country Scientists (RTF-DCS)' program is to provide opportunity to young researchers of the developing countries for their capacity building in science and technology through their affiliation with premier academic and research institutions in India to carry out short-term research workNovember 30, 2018
PanACEA Postrgraduate StudentshipsPanACEA is pleased to announce the opening of their Postgraduate programme, which will offer candidates a unique opportunity to support PanACEA objectives and obtain a research degree. The research programmes will be sponsored by expertise core and other affiliated resources.September 19, 2018
JoF Travel Awards 2019Applications are now open for a Travel Award for Postdoctoral fellows and Ph.D students, to attend a mycological conference in 2019. The individual must
be presenting an abstract (poster) or oral presentation at a conference related to mycology research.
November 30, 2018
CIPHER ProgrammeThe CIPHER Grant Programme directly supports the development of early-stage investigators to address research gaps in paediatric and adolescent HIV in resource-limited settings. he grants are resulting in personal and career development, capacity building on the ground, and research that informs critical management and care and leads to policy change.2018/2019 round closed
Masters (MSc) Funding & ScholarshipsNew funding is now available to study a Master's degree.January 2019
Research Degree Funding & ScholarshipsNew funding is now available to study a PhD programme.January 2019