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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 […]

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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 […]