Who Can Apply For Funding

  1. Public and Private Research Institutions
  2. Public and Private Universities
  3. Researchers
  4. Innovators
  5. Postgraduate Students


Gates Cambridge Scholarship Program is looking for interested applicants for 2016 and 2017. The program offers graduate studies (3 -year PhD, 2-year MSc or MLitt, or 1-year postgraduate course MPhil, MBA) where financial costs are fully covered. Read more

Funding Process



Attached you will find a pre-announcement of the LEAP-AGRI CALL.
The call can also be found at

Kindly note it is limited to partners from the contributing countries:

African countriesAlgeria (DGRSTD-MESRS), Burkina Faso (FONRID), Cameroun (MINRESI), Egypt(MHESR),
Ghana (STEPRI-CSIR), Kenya (MOEST), Senegal (MESR),
South Africa (NRF), Uganda(UNCST);

European countriesBelgium (FWO, FNRS, BELSPO),
Finland (AKA), France (ANR, AFD), Germany(BLE, DLR-PT),
Nederland (NWO, MINEZ), Norway (RCN), Portugal (FCT),
Spain (MINECO), Turkey(TUBITAK);

International organizations: CIHEAM-IAMB (based in Italy)

The call for proposals is expected to be launched in the course of this
month (January 2017) and will be open for a duration of 3 months.
Those interested in responding to the call can start engaging their teams.

Public Notice

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Capacity Strengthening for Leadership and Institutional Development

JPR with KEMRI KASH – Feb 9, 2017

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National Research Fund 2016 Grants

Apologies for not meeting the 30th December, 2016 deadline as indicated earlier.

Please note that the response to the National Research Fund 2016 calls was quite huge and therefore we could not process by 30th December, 2016.  However,   we have made progress and so far,  the review for Postgraduate and Multi-disciplinary categories has been done. Successful  applicants will be informed soon. In case of infrastructure support category, please be informed that the  evaluation process will take slightly longer as the criteria  involved takes several steps. Successful applicants will be informed by June 2017.