Call for Applications for Fieldwork Grants-2017
IFRA-Nairobi is offering fieldwork grants to masters and doctoral students to conduct their research in 2017 in one of the five East African countries covered by the Institute: Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi and Rwanda.
IFRA’s main research themes include: political dynamics, culture and society, economy and land issues.
The following topics are IFRA’s priority areas:
- Elections in Kenya (2017) : mobilization, devolution, culture & technologies
- Violence & security : police violence, daily security practices
- Informal trade and rural-urban linkages
- Social inequalities, morality and authority
Note that all applications will be reviewed and that some of the grants will be given to students of non-priority topics.
The duly filled application forms should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 4th April 2017
NOTE: Grants offered are not subject to taxes, and do not include open rights to social security. Scholarship beneficiaries must provide a written report which might be published by IFRA if deemed satisfactory.