Category: Calls for applications

IFRA provides fieldwork grants to Master’s and PhD students conducting research in East Africa. Two calls are made every year, in October and March-April.
IFRA also provides a PhD grant once a year for student affiliated to a French higher education institution. The call is usually launched in December.
Eventually, in collaboration with FMSH, IFRA offers fieldwork grants to Postdoc researchers affiliated to a French higher education institution; the call comes out in October every year.

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Postdoc ATLAS 2019 / closed

La Fondation Maison des sciences de l’homme (FMSH) et l’Institut Français de Recherche en Afrique (IFRA) de Nairobi collaborent dans le cadre du Programme Atlas de mobilité postdoctorale de courte durée. Ce programme soutient des postdoctorant.e.s...

The main road flooded by KPL plantation
overflow, leading to the villages concerned by the 2008 land grab. Picture: Adriana Blache

Fieldwork Grants 2019, round 1 / closed

IFRA-Nairobi invites applications for fieldwork grants from Masters and PhD students who conduct research in social sciences and humanities in the East African region (Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi, Rwanda, and Eastern Congo). IFRA will prioritize support...


Call for Applications: PAMOJA PHC 2017

“PAMOJA PHC” is a bilateral scientific cooperation agreement signed in 2015 between Kenya and France. Through this initiative, Kenyan research institutions and researchers will gain access to 400 French research laboratories. This agreement aims to strengthen cooperation in...


Les boursiers 2015 de l’IFRA

L’IFRA a le plaisir de soutenir des jeunes chercheurs realisant des enquetes de terrains en Afrique de l’Est. Deux appels a candidatures sont lances par an (novembre et mai). Voici la liste des boursiers...