The Biosciences eastern and central Africa (BecA) Hub awards research fellowships to African agricultural researchers for short-term projects at the BecA-ILRI Hub in Nairobi. The announcement identifies the priority research themes. Candidates should be currently engaged in agricultural research and be affiliated with a national agricultural research program or university in the eligible countries: Burundi, Central African Republic, Congo, Dem Rep Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gabon, Madagascar, São Tomé and Príncipe, Somalia, South Sudan, and Sudan. Under special partnerships and collaboration arrangements, applicants from western and Southern Africa are considered for the fellowship. The Fund supports travel, accommodation, stipend, and research costs. The application deadline is 30 June 2017.
International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) -- Africa Biosciences Challenge Fund 2016-2017