SSRC Next Generation Social Sciences in Africa: Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowship for Sub-Saharan African Countries 2002

The Next Generation Social Sciences programme responds to a shortage of experienced faculty in African higher education.

The Next Generation Social Sciences in Africa program provides fellowships to nurture intellectual development and increase retention of early-career faculties in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, and Uganda.

About Social Science Research Council

The Social Science Research Council is a non-profit organization established in 1923 that works to build interdisciplinary and international networks to foster innovative research.

More so SSRC works with academic researchers, practitioners and renowned scholars from all around the world in the fields of humanities, social science and natural science and related disciplines to deepens how inquiry is practised within and across disciplines.

Requirements for Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowship

All candidates must:

  • be citizens of and reside in a sub-Saharan African country
  • hold a master’s degree
  • be enrolled in a PhD program at an accredited university in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, or Uganda
  • have an approved dissertation research proposal

How to Apply for the Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowship

To apply for the ongoings Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowship is not as difficult as you think. All Interested and qualified candidates are to click on the “Apply Now” button below to get started

Application Deadline

It should be noted that all Interested and qualified candidates are to apply for the Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowship on or before February 1, 2022