The Public Affairs Section is pleased to announce TechGirls, an exchange program in English for female secondary school students who have demonstrated advanced skills in and enthusiasm for applied technology and who intend to pursue continued studies and a likely future career in a technical field.

COTE D’IVOIRE – Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program

The U.S. Embassy in Abidjan is now accepting applications for the Teaching Excellence and Achievement (TEA) program, a six‐week non‐degree, non‐credit customized academic program in the United States. The program includes seminars on new teaching methodologies, curriculum development, lesson planning, and instructional technology, as well as a practicum in a U.S. secondary school. Applicants must be current secondary‐level, full‐time teachers with five or more years teaching English or English as a Foreign Language (EFL).

Edward R. Murrow Program for Journalists

Edward R. Murrow Program for Journalists The Edward R. Murrow Program for Journalists invites rising international journalists to travel to the United States and examine journalistic principles and practices. Since its inception in 2006, the program has welcomed more than 600 foreign journalists. In October and November, more than 150 journalists from 125 countries will … [Read more…]

United States of America /Africa: Research Grants

United States of America /Africa: Research Grants The African Humanities Program (AHP), managed by the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS), awards fellowships to Humanities scholars in five African countries. The African Humanities ProgramThe African Humanities Program is a competitive fellowship, will increase the pool of well-qualified postgraduate students who will constitute Africa’s next generation … [Read more…]

The Ambassador Edward J. Perkins Africa Scholarship

The Ambassador Edward J. Perkins Africa Scholarship The Ambassador Edward J. Perkins Africa Scholarship was created to facilitate and enhance the development of future leaders who are cognizant of Africa and its importance in matters pertaining to a peaceful coexistence of nations. This endowed scholarship is unique in that it will assist University of Oklahoma … [Read more…]

Kluge Fellowships

Kluge Fellowships – Research in the humanities and social sciences, especially interdisciplinary, cross-cultural or multilingual– Open to scholars worldwide with a Ph.D. or other terminal advanced degree conferred within seven years of the July 15 deadline– Stipend: $4,000 per month (up to 12 months) Further information:John W. Kluge Centerphone: (202) 707-3302fax: (202) 707-3595email: [email protected] The … [Read more…]

Boston Uiversity – The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship ProgramThe Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program was established by Congress in 1978 in honor of the late Senator and Vice President. In the spirit of a world leader concerned with fostering international understanding, the objective of the program is twofold: 1) to permit mid-career professionals from Africa, Asia, Central and … [Read more…]

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign – Post-Doctoral Fellowships Contact University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignCenter for African StudiesATTN: Rockefeller Post-Doctoral Fellowships 210 International Studies Bldg.910 S. Fifth StUniversity of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignChampaign, IL 61820U.S.A.. Tel: 217-333-6335Fax: 217-244-2429E-mail: [email protected] site: www.afrst.uiuc.eduPropose 2 Post-Doctoral FellowshipsDescription Education & African Modernities : Globalization and Higher Education in Africa.Durée 10 moisLieu d’admissibilité University of … [Read more…]

Floride – West Africa Linkage Institute

Floride – West Africa Linkage Institute Contact University of North FloridaBuilding 10/2453 ; 4567 St. Johns Bluff RoadSouth ; Jacksonville, Florida 32224-2676Télephone: 00 1 904 620-1950Fax: 00 1 904 620-1790Propose “Out-of-State Tuition Exemption” : exemption des droits de scolaritéDescription Permettre aux ressortissants des pays d’Afrique de l’Ouest de poursuivre des études dans les universités de … [Read more…]