Research and Training opportunities Repertory No. 06/May/21

We are publishing here a monthly repertory of call for proposals, study scholarships, conferences, short-term training and contests as well as internship opportunities notified to the UCB community (lecturers, researchers, students, etc.). The Catholic University of Bukavu cannot be held responsible of these opportunities but rather institutions which published them (see the link attached to each opportunity).

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A. Calls for proposals/Appels à projets
Deadline Call Grant Type Funding Organization Applicant’s Profile Research Fields Duration Budget
01-juin-21 Small Research Grant On Eduation Research Grant Spencer Foundation Senior and Junior staff Various 1 To 5 Years up to $50000
07-juin-21 Wto’s Call For Proposals To Help Build Resilience Beyond Covid-19 Call For Proposal World Trade Organization Junior Staff Medecine, Economics   not specified
14-juin-21 Appel à proposition dans le cadre de l’intervention: programme de developpement agricole de la Tshopo Call for proposal Enabel Senior and junior staff Agronomy, Economics up to 15 months € 55 000
15-juin-21 Prix Ibn Khaldoun Senghor 2021 | Organisation Internationale De La Francophonie Prix OIF Researchers Sciences Humaines Et Sciences Sociales Not Specified € 10 000
16-juin-21 Resilient Ecosystem Call For Proposal MIT Solve Senior and Junior staff Environmental Sciences, Agronomy Not Specified  $1000 to 10000
16-juin-21 Health Security And Pandemics Challenge Call For Proposal MIT Solve Research Centers Medecine Not Specified  $1000 to 10000
30-juin-21 AAAS Newcomb Cleveland Prize Call For Nomination AAAS Senior Staff Various   $25 000
30-juin-21 EOCA-Funding for conservation Projects Call For Proposal European outdoor conservation association(EOCA) junior and senior staff Agronomy 12 months  €                30 000,00
01-juil-21 Conservation, Food And Health Call For Proposal Call For Proposal Conservation, Food And Health Foundation Senior and Junior staff Agronomy, Medecine Not Specified up to $ 20000
15-juil-21 Science & Scilifelab Prize For Young Scientists Award AAAS Senior Staff Medecine, Biology, Environment Not Specified up to $ 40000
15-juil-21 Rri Bonus : Des Bourses Pour Les Chercheur.E.S Travaillant Sur Le Thème De L’innovation Research Grant AUF Senior Staff Various   € 2 000
15-juil-21 Programme d’appui à la participation citoyenne de la société civile dans la gestion du bien commun (PARC-RDC) call for proposal European Union Senior staff Social science 36-48 months € 10 000 000
15-juil-21 Appel à projet international AUF-COVID 19.2 Call for proposal AUF junior and senior staff Economics,Human sciences, Medecine, Technology,  and Social sciences 12 months up to € 50000
27-juil-21 Seed Grant For New African Principal Investigators (Sg-Napi) Research Grant TWAS-The German Ministry Of Education And Research (Bmbf). Senior Staff Agriculture, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Engineering, Information Computer Technology, Mathematics, Medical Sciences And Physics 24 Months up to $67700.
30-juil-21 Microsoft Ai For Accessibility Grant Program 2021 Call For Proposal Microsoft Senior and Junior staff Computer Science Not Specified up to $ 20000
14-sept-21 Margaret McNamara Educational Grants for African Women Grants Margaret McNamara Education Grants senior staff Various Not specified Not specified
31-déc-21 Appel D’offres Permanent : Soutien Aux Mobilités Académiques Et Scientifiques 2021 Call For Application AUF Senior and Junior staff Various Up To 4 Months not specified
Ouvert Toute L’année Aide Non-Remboursable Des Petits Projets Locaux (APL) Appui Institutionnel Ambassade Du Japon En RDC HPGRB/Ferme De Kavumu, Etc. Various 12 Months Max $ 90000 Max
Open Open Call For Research Proposals Call For Proposal African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) Junior Staff Economics Not Specified Not specified
Open Administrative Supplement Call For Proposals National Institutes Of Health (NIH) – NIAID Senior and Junior staff Medicine 2 Years Not limited
Open Climate And Clean Energy Projects And Businesses In Sub-Saharan Africa And Asia Call For Proposals PFAN Senior and Junior staff Environment Not Specified Unavailable
Open COVID-19 Solutions Fund Call For Proposals Mozilla Senior and Junior staff Computer Science Not Specified $50 000
Open David And Lucile Packard Foundation – Conservation And Science Call For Proposals David And Lucile Packard Foundation Senior and Junior staff Agriculture Not Specified $ 20000 – 500000 $
Open Food And Agriculture Organization Of The United Nations – FLEGT Direct Assistance Grants Call For Proposals EU’s Forest Law Enforcement, Governance And Trade (FLEGT) Senior and Junior staff Agriculture Not Specified $55 000
Open IGC Special Call On Coronavirus Call For Proposals International Growth Centre (IGC) Senior and Junior staff Economics Not Specified £ 20000
Open RAPID Letter On The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Call For Proposals National Science Foundation (NSF) Senior and Junior staff Any Not Specified $200 000
Open Global Challenge For Hummanity Call For Proposals Merck Kgaa (Germany) Senior and Junior staff Computer Science, Medicine 3 Years € 1 500 000
Ouvert Toute L’année Appel Fondation Dannielle Mitterand Appel À Propositions Fondation Danielle Mitterand Faculté De Sciences Sociales, CERDHO, ISPR, Etc. Sensibilisation, Information, Renforcement De Capacité 6-18 Months € 8000 – 12000
All Year Round The Open Society Initiative For Eastern Africa Invites Applications From Pro-Democracy Organizations In The Region. Call For Proposals Open Society Foundation Faculté De Droit; Sciences Sociales, CERDHO, ISPR, ERSP, CEGEC. Etc. Democratic Governance And Rule Of Law, Economic Governance, Health And Rights, Equality And Non-Discrimination Depending On The Proposal Based on the proposal
B. Study scholarships, Internships, Conferences, Nominations, etc.
Deadline Call Grant type Funding organization Applicant’s profile Fields Duration Budget
16-juin-21 Digital inclusion challenge challenge Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Solve Junior and Senior staff Computer Science not specified $1000 to 10000
16-juin-21 solution for Equitable classroum challenge MIT Solve Junior and senior staff Law, Economics not specified $1000 to 10000
25-juin-21 Fulbright visiting scholar Research fellowship U.S Department of State for junior and senior researchers and university professors senior staff Various 12 months not specified
26-juin-21 Postdoctoral Position for RD2 Post doctoral fellowship Postdam institute for climate impact research senior staff Agronomy, Environemental science 2 to 3 years not specified
30-juin-21 Post-doctoral Associate in coupled hydrologic, biogeochemical, and water quality modeling. Post doctoral fellowship Earth system science interdisciplinary center senior staff Agronomy 12 months not specified
14-juil-21 ImmArch: session de seminaires intensifs à l’Ecole du patrimoine Africain pour archivistes originaires du Burundi, de la Republique Démocratique du Congo et du Rwanda Seminar Coopération Belge au Developpement senior staff history of art, politic sciences, managment, law, .. not specified not specified
25-juil-21 5ème édition du Prix El Fassi Call for nomination AUF senior staff Various    €                15 000,00
31-août-21 Japan Africa Dream Scholarship Program Master scholarship African Development Bank junior staff Agriculture, Energy, Health Not specified Not specified
21-sept-21 Schwarzman scholars Master scholarship Schwarzman scholars Junior staff Data sciences, social sciences, Law, Economics and Management 1 year 4000$
22-sept-21 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Postdoctoral fellowships Government of Canada Senior staff Not specified 2 years Not specified
12-oct-21 Orange Knowledge Programme sholarship short course and master degree sholarships Nuffic junior staff Various 2 weeks to 24 months not specified
31-oct-21 MasterCard Foundation scholarship At The University of Pretoria Master, Research MasterCard Foundation Junior Staff Economics Not specified Not specified
01-nov-21 1st International Academic Conference on the Substainable Development Goals Conference Utah Valley University Senior and Junior Staff Various Not specified Not specified
From May 2021 to March 2022 DAAD 2022-2023 Scolarship to study in Germany/ Development-Related Postgraduate Courses Master and PhD Scholarship DAAD both junior and senior staff Various 12-42 months  € 861/month for Msc
€ 1200/month for PhD
ongoing macquarie cive-chancellor’s international scholarship Under graduate/postgraduate scholarship Macquarie university junior staff Architecture   up to AUD 10000
October each year TWAS Fellowships for Research and Advanced Training Fellowship The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) Junior Staff Sciences 3-12 months Not specified
Oct to Jan of each year Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees Study scholarship European Commission Junior staff, Students Senior and Junior staff 12-24 months Unavailable
Ongoing 1st IASSIST AFRICA REGIONAL WORKSHOP Conference International Association for Social Science Information Service and Technology Junior Staff, Senior Staff Computer Science, Social Science 21-23 October 2020 Not specified
Ongoing African Studies Centre Leiden (ASCL) Africa Thesis Award 2020 Award African Studies Centre Leiden Junior Staff Economics, Social Science Not specified € 500
Ongoing World Economic Forum – Spring Internship 2020 Training World Economic Forum Students Any 4 months Not specified
Open MEXT scholarships for 2022 Master, PhD scholarship and Researchs Japanase Governement scholarships Senior and Junior staff Not specified Not specified 144 000 to 145 000 yen per month
Open Postdoctoral Research Program Postdoctorate Governement of Canada Senior staff Natural Sciences Not specified Not specified
Open CDD Call for Fellowship Applications Fellowship Centre for Democracy & Development (Centre pour la démocratie et le développement) Junior Staff, Senior Staff Computer science, Law 6-12 months Not specified
Open Macquarie University Africa Development Scholarship Study scholarship Macquarie University Australia Junior Staff, Students Any Not specified $ AUD 5000 /year
Open Russel Sage Foundation Research Small Grants Research fellowship Russel Sage Foundation (RSF) Junior Staff, Senior Staff Social Science Not specified Not specified
All year round EDUFI Doctoral Fellowships in Finland Fellowship EDUFI Senior Staff Any 3-12 months € 1500 /month
All year round Masters in Economics – Africa, Americas and South/South East Asia Excellence Scholarships Study scholarship University of Leeds Junior Staff, Students Economics A year Full-fee
All year round Nestlé Foundation grants Study Scholarship and Research Grant Nestlé Foundation Junior Staff, Students Human nutrition in low-income and lower middle-income countries 2-4 years $ 20000 – 100000