Jun 102014

CFA: Postdoctoral Fellowships in ERC Project “Apartheid–The Global Itinerary” Apartheid—The Global Itinerary: South African Cultural Formations in Transnational Circulation 1948-1990 Post-Doctoral Fellowships The European Research Council (ERC) project “Apartheid—The Global Itinerary: South African Cultural Formations in Transnational Circulation 1948-1990”under the direction of Dr. Louise Bethlehem (English & The Program in Cultural Studies) is offering up to two […]

May 272014
Launch of Call for Proposals for African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarships Fund

Launch of Call for Proposals for African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarships Fund / Canada partners with The MasterCard Foundation to support higher education in sub-Saharan Africa OTTAWA, Canada, May 27, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation, today launched a […]

Feb 262014

GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT AWARDS AND MEDALS COMPETITION 2013-14 Win Research and Travel Grants, Network and Share Development Knowledge! APPLY BY 06 MARCH, 2014 “The AMC helps innovative ideas, concepts and knowledge to transcend their limited national boundary and be shared with larger international community.” Nadia Shams, Dnet, Bangladesh, Second Prize, Japanese Award for Most Innovative Development […]

Oct 072013

Call for Chapter Proposals for African Leadership Studies: A Reader Africanist scholars in the social sciences, humanities and related fields are invited to submit one to two-page chapter proposals for a book project on African political leadership. Proposal may focus on either pre-colonial, colonial or postcolonial African leaders. Interested contributors should demonstrate how their chapters will engage the scholarly […]

Sep 112013

CFP:  African Geographical Review Colleagues, please circulate widely. African Geographical Review Special Issue Call for Papers* Out of Place, Into Extremis:Critical Geographic Perspectives on the State of Forced Migration in Africa *Guest Editors:* *Kevin M. DeJesus* *Rhode Island College* * Daisuke Maruyama *Kyoto University * This special issue of African Geographical Review seeks to provide a comprehensive, […]

Sep 112013

ICSID’S WORLD DESIGN IMPACT PRIZE 2013–2014 NOMINATED PROJECTS ANNOUNCED Montréal (Canada) 10 September 2013 – Following the submission process for the second cycle of the World Design Impact Prize 2013-2014, the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) announced today that 26 projects have been nominated for consideration for the award. Submissions were received […]

Sep 092013

Global Research Competition 2013 – Apply Now! The Global Research Competition (GRC) is the central pillar of GDN’s Global Research Capacity Building Program. In this annual competition, social science researchers from developing countries and transition economies, and best performing Regional Research Competition grantees nominated by GDN’s Regional Network Partners, are invited to team up with researchers from around the world on […]

Aug 252013

Sub-Project “Revolution 3.0: Iconographies of social utopia in Africa and its diasporas” invites applications for: PhD-research grant: 0,5 E13 /36 months, beginning Dec 1st, 2013. The research project „Revolution 3.0: Iconographies of social utopia in Africa and its diasporas”, part of the „Bayreuth Academy of Advanced African Studies“, an interdisciplinary research entity of the University of Bayreuth/Germany (www.bayreuth-academy.uni-bayreuth.de), invites application by […]

Aug 172013

ANN: Explore Ethnographies of the Road and other highlights the latest issue of Africa: Journal of the International African Institute Date: 14 August 2013 14:24 From: Rebecca Roberts, Cambridge University Press <rroberts@cambridge.org> Explore Ethnographies of the Road and other highlights the latest issue of Africa: Journal of the International African Institute Roads on the African continent […]

Aug 052013

The Arnold Rubin Outstanding Book Award 2014 This award is given for excellence in scholarship on the arts of Africa and the African Diaspora. It is offered triennially, by the Arts Council of the African Studies Association (ACASA) to a work of original scholarship and excellence in visual presentation that makes significant contribution to our […]

Jul 132013

Language and Public Policy Call Deadline: 31-Dec-2023 Open Call for Papers Language and Public Policy, a new online section of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA) journal Language, invites submissions of original, high quality scholarship exploring and analyzing areas of public policy that benefit from the findings and methods of linguistics. Submissions may deal with public policy concerns […]

Jul 122013

CFP: Fall 2013 SERSAS Conference, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, 27 – 28 Sept. Date: 3 July 2013 16:11 via Kenneth Wilburn, East Carolina University,          WILBURNK@ecu.edu Second Call for Papers “Africa and the Atlantic World”, Fall 2013 SERSAS Conference, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA, 27 – 28 September 2013 The publication of Fernand Braudel’s _The […]