Latest AREF News

AREF teams up with EDCTP

August 2017

AREF has teamed up with the EDCTP to launch a joint Preparatory Fellowship, with a deadline of 13 October 2017.  

AREF funds six more Research Development Fellowships

April 2017

We are delighted to name five of the seven new AREF Research Development Fellows awarded in November 2017.  AREF Fellowships are […]

AREF guidance for sponsors of applicants for our Fellowships

July 2016

AREF provides new guidance for organisations that sponsor AREF Fellowship applications.

Now Recruiting “Peer Reviewers”

May 2016

AREF is still recruiting experienced mid-level/senior researchers to the AREF College of Experts. We seek “peer reviewers” from all disciplines […]

AREF featured on the BBC

April 2016

AREF featured on the BBC As AREF continues its important campaign to enable greater research capacity in Africa, the charity received […]

AREF Research Development Fellowships 2016

April 2016

AREF Research Development Fellowships 2016 The Africa Research Excellence Fund is pleased to announce its second annual call for applications for […]

AREF Director – Tumani Corrah, acknowledged as one of Africa’s top scientist at Next Einstein Forum

March 2016

AREF Director – Tumani Corrah, acknowledged as one of Africa’s top scientist at Next Einstein Forum The Vice Chancellor of […]

Open Call for Application to attend an Essential Grants Writing Skills Workshop

March 2016

Open Call for Application to attend an Essential Grants Writing Skills Workshop   Summary This open call invites expressions of […]

Professor Lord Ara Darzi admitted to the Order of Merit for services to healthcare

January 2016

We are delighted to congratulate Lord Darzi of Denham, a senior advisor to AREF, on his admission to the Order […]

AREF Official Launch

October 2015

The Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) was formally launched on 17 September 2015 at the Royal College of Physicians, London. […]