Supporting More Female PhD Scholars to Bridge the Gender Gap

Women's participation in research in Africa remains low, makes up only 30% of the science community. RSIF has set an ambitious target for women representation of 50% among its PhD scholars based on a commitment to gender equality.

 

In Brief: RSIF PhD Students - Cohort 3

102 scholarships awarded from more than 2500 applicants:
43% women
47% university faculty
22 nationalities
11 RSIF African Host Universities
5 priority thematic areas for a prosperous  Africa

 

  • RSIF Cohort 3 applicants have been contacted. The official announcement will be made by mid-May 2021.
  • RSIF Cohort 4 call for applications to open soon!

 

OTHER NEWS AND EVENTS

 

RSIF Calls for Innovative Project Proposals

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RSIF scholarly works are available on the RSIF repository here.

RSIF PhD students have published 39 works in the 5 priority thematic areas 

COVID-19

 

FELLOWSHIPS, GRANTS AND AWARDS

 

SCHOLARSHIPS AND TRAINING

 

CALL FOR PAPERS AND CONFERENCES

 

ONLINE RESOURCES AND DISTANCE LEARNING

 

JOBS AND CONSULTANCIES