The Call for Applications is now open for the 4th edition of the Science by Women Programme for Women, Science, Technology and Innovation in Africa.
This programme from the Fundación Mujeres por África is designed to integrate senior African women scientists in leading Spanish research centers. It aims to promote African women’s leadership in scientific research and technology transfer and to foster the capacity of the research centres in their home countries.
The fellowship provides funding for research stays at the Spanish research centers of six continuous months, which may be split into two stays to be completed within two years after the fellowship has been awarded.
Eligible applicants must have at least 3 years of post-doctoral professional experience.
Eligible areas of research are:
- Health and biomedicine
- Agriculture and food security
- Climatic change
- Physics and materials science
- Information and communication technologies
- Economic science
For more information about the programme, including eligibility criteria, the rules and guidelines of the programme, here.
Deadline: September 30, 2018.