African Union Research Grant Program 2012

2012 African Union Research Grant Program

Research Grant for the applicants of African Union, ACP or EU Member States at National or regional Science and Technology Organizations, Research Institutions, Universities, Government Ministries or Public Institutions Africa ( 2012 ).

Study Subject ( s ) : Post – Harvest and Agriculture, Renewable and Sustainable Energy and Water and Sanitation.
Course Level : Research.
Scholarship Provider : Financing Agreement between the European Commission and the ACP Group of States under the ACP Research for Sustainable Development Program of the 10th EDF Intra – ACP Envelop.
Scholarship can be taken at : Africa.

Eligibility for African Union Research Scholarship 2012 :

  • Be legal persons ( and )
  • Be nationals of African Union , ACP, EU Member States, Least Developed Country as defined by the United Nations ( LDCs ), European Economic Area ( EEA ) Member States, one of the official EU candidate countries or for proposed actions taking place in at least one LDC, reciprocal access shall be granted to the members of the OECD / Development Assistance Committee ( and )
  • Be directly responsible for the preparation and management of the action with their partners, not acting as an intermediary ( and )
  • Be registered locally in ( or have a memorandum of understanding in relevant research areas, with ) an eligible African country prior to the publication of this call for proposals.

African Union Research Scholarship Open for International Students :

  • Yes, African Union Research Scholarship is available for International Students.

African Union Research Scholarship Description :

  • It is now compulsory to strengthen the capacities of African researchers and scientists by facilitating the integration of their efforts for the sustainable development of the Africa continent.
  • The cooperation on specific scientific topics, sharing data and scientific knowledge, at national, continental and international level will create the conditions for better understanding and solving the African problems via the African scientists.
  • The already existing scientific excellence will be acknowledged via a transparent evaluation procedure.
  • In this way the African Union Commission will provide the support to those institutions and consortia able to consolidate their scientific excellence at supranational and African continental level.

African Union Research Scholarship Application Form 2012 :

  • African Union Research Scholarship should be applied by Online or an Electronically.

African Union Research Scholarship Application Deadline 2012 : 20th April, 2012.