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Africa Initiative Graduate Research Grant

November 24, 2011

The Africa Initiative Graduate Research Grant program is now accepting applications for research to be conducted between April and September, 2012. The application deadline is Janury 15, 2012.

The Africa Initiative Graduate Research Grant program supports short-term academic placements for students enrolled in a Master’s or PhD program at African universities. The program offers grants of up to CAD$10,000 each to fifteen students per year to conduct research for up to three months at Canadian universities.

As part of their application for the grant, applicants are expected to self-identify professors and experts they would like to work with at universities in Canada and are required to submit an official letter of support from the university where they wish to be based.

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