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Funding Opportunities.

2 opportunities available


The African Academy of Sciences (The AAS) is inviting journalists from Senegal to submit pitches for the Africa Science Desk. Applications close at 5.00 PM EAT on 5 August 2019.


Please note that this is a closed call to the DELTAS Africa consortium

Call opens: 3 July 2019 at 2.00pm GMT

Cal closes: 5 August 2019 at 2.00pm GMT

The African Academy of Sciences has set up the DELTAS Africa Community and Public Engagement (CPE) Seed Fund themed round on Gender Equity in Science; a scheme aimed to enhance gender equity and equality in science.  This scheme is open to DELTAS Africa affiliated doctoral and postdoctoral trainees. 

Other Funding Opportunities

1 opportunities available

2019 Big Data Africa School - Call for Applications

Award value – Fellowship

Deadline – 

The Big Data Africa School aims to introduce fundamental data science tools & techniques to talented young science and engineering graduates across a range of disciplines, who have an interest to develop their skills and knowledge in working efficiently on extremely large datasets in any research environment.

The school allows students to work on real life data sets in the areas of astronomy / radio astronomy, health and sustainable agriculture focusing on some of the biggest scientific challenges facing the African continent.

Link -  Application Form

Attachment -  2019 Big Data Africa School - Call for Applications.pdf