EDCPT-AREF Preparatory Fellowships

November 2018

AREF and the EDCTP are jointly calling for applications from emerging African health researchers for Preparatory Fellowships. The fellowships provide up to 70,000 Euro of funding for a professional training and development programme that includes (1) a 3 to 9 month placement at a centre of excellence in an EU Member State, a country associated to Horizon 2020 or in a Sub-Saharan African country; and (2) 3-month re-integration period at their home institution. The maximum award period is 12 months including the placement. To be eligible, you must have been awarded a PhD or MD from a recognised academic institution within the last 3 years as at the closing date for Stage 1 of the Call.

Stage 1 of the Call opens 2nd November 2018 and closes 1st February 2019. Click here to read more about this opportunity and for details on how to apply.

Applications will only be accepted via EDCTP grants (https://www.edctpgrants.org/). Only registered users of EDCTP grants system can apply for grants, therefore you are advised to register on the system as soon as possible.

A full description, outline of the application procedure and terms and conditions can be found on EDCTP’s website