Call for Applications: L’Oréal-UNESCO Fellowships For Women in Science in Sub-Saharan Africa

Women scientists who are nationals or permanent residents of any country in Sub-Saharan Africa have from 22 May to 21 August 2014 to apply for the 2014 L’ORÉAL-UNESCO Regional Fellowships. The Program aims to honour 10 talented African women for the quality of their research and assist them to pursue a brilliant career in science in any Sub-Saharan African country.

5 Fellowships of € 5,000 each will be granted to 5 African Ph.D. students and another
5 Fellowships of € 10,000 each will be granted to 5 African postdoctoral researchers.

The age limit for applicants is 40 years for Ph.D students and 45 years for postdoctoral researchers.

All applications can be made at the following online application platform

All questions should be addressed via email to or contact Mary Matemu on +254 20 7622620.

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