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Call for Abstracts for the 2nd North-East Regional Consortium for Programs in African Languages (NERCPAL) Conference

2018-01-09
Howard University
The theme of this year's NERCPAL Conference is: Re-centering African Languages in the Production, Sustenance, Performance, and Dissemination of Knowledge in Global Human Development.

Applications are open for PRB 2018-2019 Policy Communication Fellows Program

2017-12-22
Population Reference Bureau
This program is a valuable opportunity for doctoral students from developing countries who plan to work in population and related fields.

Teacher Trip to Madgascar

2017-12-12
Boston University’s African Studies Center
The Outreach Program at Boston University’s African Studies Center is collaborating with Global Exploration for Educators Organization (GEEO) in order to provide an educators’ travel program to Madagascar for Summer 2018. The deadline has been extended until all spots are taken.

Call for Papers: MESAAS Graduate Student Conference

2017-12-06
Columbia University
Those interested in submitting a paper for the Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies (MESAAS) Graduate Student Conference are requested to submit an abstract by January 2nd, 2018.

Graduate Conference in History Submissions are due December 8, 2017

2017-12-04
McGill University
Submissions for the 15th annual McGill-Queen’s Graduate Conference in History, taking place in Montreal on March 1-3, 2018, are due on Friday, December 8, 2017.

CABA Photos are here!

2017-11-22
AfricaAccess
Take a look at our photos from the Children’s Africana Book Awards (CABA) 2017 Dinner and Festival!

Opportunity for doctoral students to design and teach advanced 4-week courses to high school student

2017-11-19
Freedom Summer Collegiate
Freedom Summer Collegiate is looking for doctoral students to design and teach advanced 4-week courses on anything in their area of expertise to high school students this June in Mississippi and Arkansas.

Applications are open for the Presidential Internship Program at The American University in Cairo (AUC) 

2017-11-15
The American University in Cairo (AUC)
The Presidential Internship Program at The American University in Cairo (AUC) provides recent university graduates the opportunity to spend an academic year working at the highest levels of an international university, learn Arabic and experience life in Egypt.

FLAS Fellowships for Academic Year and Summer African language study are now available!

2017-11-15
Center for African Studies
Apply for a Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship. There are options for Academic Year programs and Summer programs.

Call for Papers: Women and the Nigeria-Biafra War: International Conference

2017-11-13
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
The Department of Africana Studies, University of Maryland, Baltimore County welcomes panel, paper, and poster presentations from scholars that will contribute to a better understanding of the complexity of women and gender in the Nigeria-Biafra War.

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