Deadline: 08 September, 2020
The UK Medical Research Council and the UK Department for International Development (MRC/DFID) have opened applications for the African Research Leader scheme.
The scheme aims to strengthen research leadership across sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) by attracting and retaining exceptionally talented individuals who will lead high quality programmes of research on key global health issues pertinent to SSA.
- Awards will provide support for up to five years and the MRC contribution is up to £750,000
- African researchers already based in sub-Saharan Africa
- Individuals working overseas who wish to return to SSA
- Enthusiastic African investigators working in all biomedical and health research areas within the MRC/DFID remit on global health
To apply and for more information, click here.