Apply for Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program

By | January 19, 2022

Apply for Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program 2022/2023

The Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) is a scholar fellowship program for educational projects at African higher education institutions. Offered by IIE, the program is funded by a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York (CCNY).

The next round of applications and project requests opens on January 3, 2022 and with a deadline of February 28, 2022.  Eligible candidates will have to visit to submit materials during the application window.

Fellowship Sponsor(s)Carnegie Corporation of New York (CCNY)

Host Institution (s): African Higher Institutions.

Funding Amount: See Fellowship Benefits

Number of Awards: Not specified

Study Level: Postgraduates/Academic Scholars

Nationality: Africans

DETAILS | Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program 2022/2023

The Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) is a fellowship program for African institutions in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda to host an African-born scholar to work in projects in research collaboration, graduate student teaching/mentoring and curriculum co-development.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the CADFP, a scholar must:

  1. Have been born in any African country, as evidenced by the biographical data in the scholar’s passport;
  2. Live in the United States or Canada;
  3. Hold a terminal degree; and
  4. Be employed at an accredited college or university.

Program Benefits

African Diaspora Fellows receive the following:

  1. a $150/day stipend
  2. visa costs (if required)
  3. supplemental health insurance coverage
  4. round-trip international air travel and ground transportation costs to and from the scholar’s home to the North American airport
  5. potential opportunities to apply for supplemental funding to cover knowledge production activities and workshop attendance.
See also  Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships For Postgraduate Students 

Application Procedures

How to Apply: Interested and eligible applicants should click here about the application process.

Application Deadline: February 28, 2022.

Visit the Official Website for Further Details