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AREF Research Development Fellowships 2017

March 2018

The Africa Research Excellence Fund has now CLOSED its third call for applications for AREF’s transformative Research Development Fellowships.  The Programme […]

Head of Operations

February 2018

Join our team to advance medical research, improve human health and change lives. The Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) is […]

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February 2018

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AREF Call for African research institutions to participate in the Excell Programme

December 2017

African research institutions committed to developing research talent to the highest level are invited to respond to the call launched […]

ROBERT BOSCH STIFTUNG supports new innovative programme with Africa Research Excellence Fund

November 2017

The Robert Bosch Stiftung (RBS) and the Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) are proud to announce Excell – a 2-year […]

The VITOL Foundation partners with AREF to strengthen research ownership and capacity in Africa

November 2017

Vitol Foundation and the Africa Research Excellence Fund are proud to announce a 3 year partnership that sees the Vitol […]

AREF partners with the Universities of Siena and Incheon

August 2017

Successful African applicants who are accepted onto the Masters in Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Clinical Development programme will be eligible to […]

Your news about AREF

August 2017

Follow AREF’s Twitter account   for instant news about AREF and about funding for African health researchers.  

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.  

A round-up of AREF’s second Essential Grant-writing Skills workshop, 2017

July 2017

22-24 May 2017, Onomo Hotel, Dakar (Senegal) In May 2017 AREF held its second Essential Grant-writing Skills workshop. AREF was […]