The Dissertation Workshop on AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT: PROSPECTS, PRACTICES, AND POLICIES will provide a venue for the comparative examination of these concerns with an emphasis on both inter-disciplinary dialogue and strengthening the individual dissertation projects.
Africa's progress depends on her capacity to generate, adapt, and use scientific knowledge to meet regional health and development needs. Yet, Africa's higher education institutions that are mandated to foster this capacity lack adequate resources to generate and apply knowledge, raising the need for innovative approaches to enhance research capacity.
Application Deadline: 22nd May 2020 About the Award: The PhD Workshop is a full-day virtual professional development and intellectually engaging workshop. The workshop seeks to provide guidance for emerging scholars on the path to a successful career, help sharpen their research skills and address the challenges that African PhD students face.The American Institute for Maghrib Studies (AIMS) invites Doctoral and Masters candidates to its 20th Dissertation Workshop on November 7th, 2020.Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the workshop will be held virtually, with online fall workshop and spring conference components. The workshop provides the opportunity for current Doctoral or Master candidates to present, discuss, and receive.The Center’s ADDRF program provides masters and doctoral fellowships to students working on governance, equity, health, and population-related issues in Africa. APHRC has been running the fellowship program since 2008 in partnership with the International Development Research Centre (IDRC).
Admission Requirements. Admission and residency in the graduate program in African Studies are guided by the General Admission Requirement and Rules and Regulations for the Pursuit of Academic Degrees in the Graduate School.Students are strongly encouraged to consult and familiarize themselves with these rules and regulations.Read More
The Library Company of Philadelphia’s Program in African American History (PAAH), with the support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, is pleased to announce the Mellon Scholars Program of fellowships, internships, and workshop for 2020-2021.Read More
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