Published: 16 Jan 2024 602 views
The Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Programme (CADFP) is a scholar fellowship programme for educational projects at African higher education institutions for African researchers in diaspora. Offered by IIE in partnership with the United States International University-Africa (USIU-Africa), the programme is funded by a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York (CCNY). In the first two years of the programme, the CADFP supported 110 short-term faculty fellowships for African-born academics. The programme exemplifies CCNY’s enduring commitment to higher education in Africa. IIE manages and administers the programme, including applications, project requests and fellowships.
Eligible Project Activities:
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|04 Mar 2024
|Country to study
|Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda
|Institute of International Education (IIE)
|Men and Women
For the fellowship, the African Diaspora Fellow will receive
To be eligible for the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Programme , a scholar must:
Scholars may hold any academic rank, but postdocs are not eligible.
As part of the application, scholars submit personal statements and information about their academic qualifications, disciplinary expertise and administrative experience. A letter of recommendation from a Dean (or from an administrator of equal or higher level) from the scholar’s current institution is required.
Selection Criteria of Project:
The CADFP is always accepting applications for the scholar roster.
The application cycle for Project Requests opened January 4, 2024 and will close on March 4, 2024 at 11:59 PM EST. Visit https://www.onlinesubmissionportal.com/adf to apply.
Please email [email protected] to be added to the program contact list to receive updates.
In addition to reviewing the information below, scholars should familiarize themselves with the process of submitting a project by a prospective host institution in Africa.
For more details, visit IIE website.