Deadline: 25 April, 2022

Chatham House has announced a call for applications for the Mo Ibrahim Foundation Academy Fellowship 2022.

The fellowship offers candidates at the early-to-mid-stage of their career the opportunity to spend ten months at Chatham House working on an individual research project of their choosing.

Fellows take part in the core work of the institute, developing their skills through the leadership programme, and furthering their professional network in the field of international affairs.


  • Fellows will receive a monthly stipend of £2,365
  • Additionally, fellows will receive funds related to relocation, visas and UK’s Immigration Healthcare Surcharge


  • The fellowship is open to citizens of any African country
  • Applications will also be accepted from applicants holding dual nationality which includes any African country
  • Applicants must hold a completed BA degree or equivalent and have experience with conducting research
  • The ideal candidate should be at the early-to-mid-stage of their career and come from one of the following fields or work: academia, NGO, business, government departments, civil society or the media
  • Applicant should possess knowledge of, and an interest in, international affairs, their chosen area of research, and Chatham House’s mission and research
  • There are no age restrictions for applicants
  • Fellows are expected to work full-time towards their fellowship and therefore it is not possible to undertake a fellowship at the same time as pursuing work or studies

To apply and for more information, click here.

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