Update on the 2017 PASET Regional Scholarship and Innovation Fund Call
We have received more than 900 applications for the 2017 RSIF Call and the student selection process for the RSIF scholarship is on-going. Due to the large volume of applications received, we are behind our published student selection timeline. Applicants will be notified of decisions on the first stage of selection in a few weeks. Please note, only applicants who progress to the next stage will be contacted. Please check back on the RSIF Facebook page (@TheRSIF) or RSIF’s website for regular updates on where we are in the process.
The Call for PhD Applications for the 2017/2018 RSIF cohort has been closed!
Application deadline was July 31, 2017 by 5pm GMT.
Below is a table showing the thematic area focus for each Host Institution. Learn more
|Thematic Area||Country (City)||Africa Center of Excellence (ACE)||University|
|Food Security||Côte d’Ivoire (Abidjan)||CCBAD- ACE for Climate Change Biodiversity and Sustainable Agriculture||University Félix Houphouët-Boigny|
|Food Security||Tanzania (Morogoro)||SACIDS- ACE for Infectious Diseases of Humans & Animals in Southern & Eastern Africa||Sokoine University of Agriculture|
|ICT||Senegal (St. Louis)||MITIC – ACE for Mathematics, Computer Science, and ICT||University of Gaston Berger|
|Materials, Mining & Minerals Engineering||Nigeria (Abuja)||PAMI – ACE for Materials science and engineering||African University of Science and Technology|