The scholarship will cover tuition, living expenses, communications, access to scholarly materials, and disseminate research findings through publications and conference presentations.
In addition, part of the award may be used to cover expenses related to a semester abroad at a Canadian university. The maximum award is US $15,000 per eligible candidate per year.
The programme is seeking applications from candidates who are currently enrolled in a PhD programme or who can offer proof of acceptance into a PhD Programme at a University in Sub Saharan Africa.
African Students Fellowships - Eligible Fields of Studies
Applications will only be considered from candidates, who are doing their PhD studies in peace and conflict studies.
African Fellowships - Criteria for Eligibility for the Competition
African Fellowships - Duration
The duration of the Award is three years from the time of notification of selection.
Successful applicants will receive the first installment of the award within three months after the announcement of the winners.