Applications are open for the AREF Research Development Fellowship Program 2023/2024. The aim of the Research Development Fellowship Programme is to provide opportunities for talented health researchers based in Africa, so that they can lead research that is responsive to its African settings and can contribute to reducing the burden of disease. It aims to develop emerging African scientists through developing their skills, experience, confidence and research outputs.
Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) Fellowships offer awardees the opportunity to develop their own research ideas, research skills and capabilities, to grow their research relationships through collaboration and mentorship, and to work towards a substantial research funding proposal.
The fellowship provides:
Complete the application form and all other supporting documents, and upload on to the online application (Application Form Part A.)
It is essential that you discuss your plans for an AREF Fellowship in the context of your career development with appropriate leaders within your Employing Organisation and Host Organisation at an early stage. You need your sponsors and other senior people to agree and support your plans.
They aim to notify all applicants of the outcomes of their applications by end of March 2024. Successful Fellowships are expected to start between July 2024 and no later than December 2024.
Lastly, It is important to visit the official website link found below to access the application form.
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