AERC-GoK Masters Fellowships for Kenyan Students in Africa, 2017

Posted: April 27, 2017 in Africa, Apr-Jun Deadline, Ecnomics and Finance, Fellowship, Masters, Others
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The African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) is offering Masters Fellowships for Kenyan students admitted to any one of the CMAP universities. Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

AERC’s mission is to strengthen local capacity for conducting independent, rigorous inquiry into the problems facing the management of economies in sub-Saharan Africa.

The African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) was established in 1988 as a public not-for-profit organization devoted to the advancement of economic policy research and training in Africa.

Course Level: Fellowships are available for pursuing master’s programme any one of the following CMAP universities: Addis Ababa University (Ethiopia), University of Botswana, University of Dar es Salaam (Tanzania), University of Cape Coast (Ghana), University of Ghana (Legon), University of Nairobi (Kenya), University of Mauritius (University of Namibia), University of Malawi and University of Zimbabwe.

Study Subject: Fellowships are awarded in the field of Economics.

Scholarship can be taken in Africa

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Eligibility: To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • Be a Kenyan citizen;
  • Have applied and been admitted to any one of the listed CMAP universities;
  • Have attained at least a Second Class Honours (Upper Division) or equivalent in Economics or related field from an accredited university;
  • Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

Nationality: Citizens of Kenya can apply to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have undergraduate degree.

How to Apply: Interested applicants must submit their applications for admission directly to the respective universities (application procedure can be obtained from the respective university’s website). Upon receipt of an admission letter from a specific university, applicants shall upload the following documents on to the AERC scholarship portal.

  • Application cover letter;
  • Curriculum Vitae;
  • Evidence of admission at any of the universities listed above; and
  • Certified copies of transcripts and certificates

Application Form

Application Deadline: The deadline for applying for the scholarship is May 12, 2017.

Scholarship Link

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