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L’ORÉAL Fellowships are open to women scientists in Sub-Saharan

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L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science in Sub Saharan Africa


Call for Applications for the L’Oreal-UNESCO Regional Fellowship for women in Science in Sub-Saharan Africa.

 The L’Oréal Foundation launches the 6th edition of the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women Science Sub-Saharan Africa Fellowships to support young women scientists.

  • 5 Fellowships of € 5,000 each, will be granted to 5 African Ph.D. Students enrolled in an African University.
  • 5 Fellowships of € 10,000 each, will be granted to 5 African postdoctoral researchers working in a laboratory or research institute registered in one of the region’s countries.

Closing date for applications: Deadline Extended to 1st July 2015

Information and online application on www.fwis.fr



Call for PhD applications - ARPPIS 2015


Call for PhD applications - ARPPIS 2015

ICIPE,  in collaboration with the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), requests applications for doctoral research scholarships in the African Postgraduate Programme in Insect Sciences (ARPPIS) - 2015. 


University of Mauritius: Enrollment of Students on Postgraduate Programmes

  Enrollment of Students on Postgraduate Programmes: Academic Year 2015/2016

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for enrollment on Postgarduate Programmes in the academic year 2015/2016



UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea International Prize for Research in the Life Sciences

The purpose of this Prize is to reward the projects and activities of an individual, individuals, institutions, other entities or non-governmental organizations for scientific research in the life sciences leading to improving the quality of human life.

The objectives of the Prize are related to the central function of UNESCO’s programme to encourage research and the setting up and further development of networks of centers of excellence in the life sciences.


Nomination Call: AAS Affiliates' Program

The Call for nominations for the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) Young Affiliates’ Program is now open.

The AAS Affiliates program intends to provide support to young scholars that will enable them develop into research leaders. The target group is Africans who are aged 40 or below, who are already employed in higher educational or research institutions; who have obtained their PhD during the last five years and have undertaken post-doctoral research experience. They may be in any field of specialization. AAS will organize a range of activities to enhance the professional development of the Affiliate members. The designation of Affiliate Membership shall be for a period of five years.

Nominations are invited from leaders of higher educational institutions, leaders of research institutions and from Fellows/Associate Fellows of AAS. Nominations shall be made through each region (Northern, Eastern, Central, Western and Southern Africa) through the respective regional office of AAS. The nomination procedures and details of the Affiliates Program are attached. The deadline for receipt of nominations is 30th April 2015.

Africa-Asia Consultation on Sustainability Science post 2015

Over 35 delegates in Science are expected to converge in Harare for a two day consultation meeting on Africa – Asia Consultation on Sustainability Science post 2015 on 4 March, 2015. 

Prof. Hubert Gijzen
Regional Director and Representative
Dr. Peggy Oti-Boateng
Senior Programme Specialist (Science)

Covidset 2015 First Announcement



Sixth Regional Conference of Vice Chancellors, Provosts, Deans of Science, Engineering & Technology (COVIDSET 2015)

Theme: University Education & Training in Science, Engineering and Technology in Africa - post 2015.

Venue: Nike Lake Resort, Enugu, Nigeria.

Date: 4th to 7th October 2015. 


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The ANSTI Coordinator
UNESCO Nairobi Office
UN Gigiri Complex UN Avenue
P.O. Box 30592-00100 Nairobi, Kenya

Email: info@ansti.org   
Telephone: +254-2-7622619/20
Fax: +254-2-7622538