The scholarship will award 100 mobility grants for African women researchers over a period
of ten years. The scholarships will cover travelling expenses to and from country of
residence, accommodation, daily allowances and medical insurance.
the Becas Guadalupe Scholarships for African Women is ongoing and is open to all African
women living and carrying out research in sub-Saharan Africa.
The scholarship is to promote and give optimal visibility to female African scientists so that they can actively collaborate in the development of their countries.
Applicants for the scholarship must be Female African researchers living and conducting researches in Africa.
Applicants must certify their link with a research group in their own country.
Applicants for the doctoral scholarship must certify their registration in a doctoral programme of their own university.
Applicants are to note that in the event of applying for a stay of specialization, master or
postgraduate studies and not being enrolled in a doctoral programme, they must accredit
the degree of studies required by the option required.
Applicants must be willing to abide by the guidelines governing the award of the Becas Guadalupe scholarship.
Applicants are to note that the scholarship should be accomplished in a research group of a
university different from their own for a period comprising between 1 and 6 months.
Application Procedure for the Becas Guadalupe Scholarships for African Women, 2020
Applicants are to send completed application form together with relevant supporting documents by email to [email protected]
The following supporting documents must be sent together with the application form:
Curriculum vitae, academic transcripts, recommendation letter of the main researcher in
the African research group, acceptance letter of the host group or centre, brief memory of
the Research project.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Harambee ONGD
Scholarship to be taken at: Italy, Spain and Africa
Scholarship level: Postgraduate
Scholarship Worth: Fully Funded tuition fees, €1,200 per month.
Subject Eligibility: Healthcare sciences, Earth Sciences and Life Sciences
Country/Candidate Eligibility: The scholarship is for Female African students
Scholarship Eligibility and Selection Criteria