The Research Development Fellowship scheme is OPEN for applications until 22 September 2022.

Our Research Development Fellowship (RDF) Programme is designed to support African researchers who are working on important challenges for human health in Africa. So far, it has supported 46 health researchers to undertake placements at 33 world-class research institutions across Africa and Europe. 

The Programme enables talented early-career researchers to:

  • acquire advanced research skills
  • develop and test their own compelling research questions
  • develop highly effective mentoring relationships
  • grow their potential collaborations
  • raise their profile through international networking

How to apply

Please use this SurveyMonkey link to apply for the call [ADD LINK] - we will ONLY be accepting applications that are submitted this way. 

Below are relevant documents that may assist with your application: 

  • Application form preview [UPLOAD DOCUMENT]
  • Application form notes [UPLOAD DOCUMENT]
  • Scheme information [UPLOAD DOCUMENT]

If you have any queries, please email [email protected]

Find out more about our fellows and selection process.

Key Dates

Applications closing deadline: 22 September 2022