A number of great funding opportunities with rapidly approaching deadlines are listed below. We will update this blog post as we learn of other opportunities with October deadlines. Please let us know of any that aren’t listed here.
DEADLINE: October 20, 2015
2015 Royal Air Maroc-ASA Student Travel Award.
The award, which provides complimentary round-trip airline tickets between the United States and any Royal Air Maroc (RAM) destination in Africa (a list of destinations can be found on the RAM website [the list includes Bissau, Luanda, and Ilha de Sal]), is given every year at the African Studies Association (ASA) Annual Meeting.
The award will be given to competitively selected students who have displayed outstanding scholarship in their area of study. Award tickets may be used to facilitate research, study abroad, and/or travel home for African students studying in the United States. Students from Africa pursuing studies and/or conducting research in the United States, and students from the United States pursuing studies and/or conducting research in Africa are eligible to apply for the award. Application deadline October 20, 2015.
Applications linked here:
ASA members nominating their students can submit their nomination here.
Students nominating themselves can submit their application here.