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Warning: suspicious e-mail

April 2018

We have been made aware that emails, falsely claiming to be from the Medical Research Foundation, are again being sent […]

Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene small grants programme – deadline extended to Monday 9 April until 12:00 GMT.

April 2018

Tamar Ghosh, RSTMH CEO “This annual programme provides seed funds of up to £5,000 to early career researchers and professionals […]

Africa Research Excellence Fund Fellows Nominated for the 68th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings

March 2018

The Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) vision is to grow a cohort of African health researchers who lead and partner […]

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 […]