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Apply for Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowships

U.S. Department of Education
The 2019 competition is now open for Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowships. Deadline to apply is March 25, 2019.

Service Opportunities in Africa

NGOabroad provides service opportunities in Africa. Many types of volunteer work are available.

Call for Papers: Northwestern University African Seminar 2019

Northwestern University
Northwestern University African Seminar (AfriSem) graduate conference planning committee invites you to submit papers for the fifth annual AfriSem conference, African Studies Now: Decolonizing the Field, taking place on April 4th-6th, 2019.  The deadline is January 31st, 2019.

Spring 2019 WARC Travel Grant Applications and 2019 WARA Fellowship Applications open now

West African Research Association
Offerings for West African scholars, US scholars, & our Institutional Members! Applications open now!

Dr. PLO Lumumba on the Role of Africa and the Black Diaspora in International Affairs

Women and Gender Studies Collective
Read the event highlights from the Palaver Series: "Africa and Black Diasporic Engagements" with Dr. PLO Lumumba, a Kenyan lawyer and anti-corruption activist who served as the Director of Kenya Anti-Corruption Commission and the former Director of The Kenya School of Laws.

Deadline for FLAS Applications is approaching

Center for African Studies
The Application DEADLINE for Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships is coming up on January 31!

Call For Proposals for African Seminar Conference

Northwestern University
Northwestern University is calling for proposals for the 2019 African Seminar Conference. The proposals deadline is January 31, 2019.

Apply for the 2019-2020 MENA-SEA Professional Development Program for K-12 Teachers

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
The Middle Eastern and North African-Southeast Asian (MENA-SEA) Teacher Program is a ten-month teacher-training program at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. The deadline to apply is Friday, February 15th, 2019.

Apply to study Swahili in Tanzania & Kenya during the Summer

Department of World Languages and Cultures
Applications are now open for the Howard University Swahili Summer Abroad (HUSSA) Program.

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship Applications are Open!

Center for African Studies
FLAS Fellowships for African language study for Summer 2019 & Academic Year 2019-2020 are available. Applications open on December 1st!