Grants and Fellowships

2018 ASA Presidential Fellows Program

The ASA Presidential Fellows Program provides opportunities for academics and practitioners with a scholarly interest in Africa to travel to attend and present at the ASA Annual Meeting, visit institutions of higher learning in the United States, engage with academics working on Africa-related issues, and to explore opportunities for collaborative ventures.

The ASA has two members-nominated fellowships available, with additional fellowships to be made available contingent on funding. Nominations must be submitted through this online form, and all nominations must be received by Tuesday, March 20. Read more…


Northwestern University Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Black Arts

The Black Arts Initiative at Northwestern University invites applications for a two-year Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Black Arts. PhD must be completed by September 1, 2018. Read more…


Wits University Call for Applications 2018

PhD Scholarship 2018 supported by African Studies

Dr. Lindiwe Makhunga PhD Fieldwork Research Grant 2018 supported by African Studies


Calls for Post Doctoral Fellowships and Post Graduate Bursaries for 2018 at Rhodes University, South Africa.

Post Doctoral Fellowship

Post Graduate Bursaries