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African Water Resources Mobility Network (AWaRMN) Exchange Programmes (academic and admin) 2022 for African Academics

African Water Resources Mobility Network (AWaRMN) Exchange Programmes (academic and admin)

When is Application Deadline?

30th December 2022.

Tell Me About Award:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified staff members for exchange programmes (academic and admin) within AWaRMN, in any of the Higher Education Institutions in the partnership namely: Makerere University, Rhodes University, South Africa, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria, and University of Kinshasa, Congo.

What Type of Award is this?

Short course

Who can apply?

To be eligible for support from AWaRMN, applicants must:

  1. Be a national of an African Union member state and resident in Africa at the time of application.
  2. A staff of one of the partner institutions.
  3. Must be prepared to move from home country to another country where AWaRMN has a partner institution. This also applies to foreign applicants who resides in a country with AWaRMN institution. For such applicants, you must then consider applying to a third country. For example, you are a Ugandan, but resides in South Africa or have studied in South Africa, you can not apply to Rhodes University in South Africa or Makerere in Uganda. Scholarships are attached to mobility. Scholarships are attached to mobility and therefore you cannot apply to an institution in the country where you are a citizen or where you reside.
  4. Submit a work plan of your activities for the intended mobility.

Which Countries are Eligible?

Staff who are working at any of the AWaRMN partner institutions: RU, UNIKIN, FUTMINAA, MU

Where will Award be Taken?

  1. Rhodes University, South Africa (RU)
  2. Federal University of Technology, Minna,
    Nigeria (FUTMINNA)
  3. Makerere University, Uganda (MU)
  4. University of Kinshasa, Congo (UNIKIN)

How Many Positions will be Given?

Not specified

What is the Benefit of Award?

For successful applicants, AWaRMN funding will cover the following areas:
❖Subsistence allowance: 1200 Euro per month.
❖Economy class roundtrip flight ticket and visa costs
❖Insurance (Health, accident, and travel)

How Long is the Program?

1-2 months

How to Apply for Program?

Apply through this link: https://www.ru.ac.za/intra-africa-awarmn/applynow/

Visit Award Webpage for Details