The Nordic Africa Institute is pleased to offer the Guest Researchers’ Scholarship Programme for Africa-based researchers. Eligible candidates must be affiliated to an African university/research center and have a proven track record of extensive research experience.
The purpose of the Guest Researchers’ Scholarship Programme is to provide opportunities for Africa-based researchers with a PhD to pursue their own research projects, thereby indirectly strengthening the academic milieux in African countries. The scholarship offers access to the Institute’s library and other resources that provide for a stimulating research environment. Through the programme, the Nordic Africa Institute can establish and maintain relations with and between African and Nordic research communities.
The scholarship includes a return air-fare (economy class), accommodation, a subsistence allowance of 300 SEK (approx. 34 USD) per day plus an installation grant of 2,500 SEK (approx. 280 USD) and access to a computer in a shared office at NAI.
Level and Area of Studies
Research program in in Social Sciences and Humanities.
Place of Study
The study will be taken in Africa (Nordic Africa Institute)
Eligibility and Criteria
The scholarship programme is directed at postdoctoral researchers based in Africa and engaged in Africa-oriented research within the discipline of Social Sciences and Humanities. The applicant should be affiliated to an African university/research center and have a proven track record of extensive research experience.
The citizens of African countries are invited to apply.
1 April every year.