Latest AREF News

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 […]

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 Essential Grant Writing Skills Workshop – May 2017: Open Call

December 2016

AREF is calling for researcher applications to participate in its 2nd Essential Grant Writing Skills Workshop, to be held in […]

AREF highlights more career development opportunities

December 2016

The Africa Research Excellence Fund is highlighting not only its own funding and workshop opportunities, but also more opportunities from other […]

AREF broadens its Fellowship opportunities for 2017

December 2016

AREF’s Board has made two significant changes to its Research Development Fellowships

AREF funds more Research Development Fellowships

December 2016

At its November 2016 meeting, the AREF Board approved seven new AREF Fellowships.