Call for Applications for Fieldwork Grants (2017-2018)
IFRA-Nairobi is offering fieldwork grants to masters and doctoral students to conduct their research between end of 2017 and 2018 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:
- Devolution: Public policy, Identity and Politics
- Violence & security : police violence, daily security practices
- Labor and Informal trade
- 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 1st November 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.