The African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) offers the 2020/2021 Masters scholarships for applicants from Anglophone sub-Saharan African countries admitted into any of the following AERC Collaborative Masters Programme (CMAP) in Economics universities in the 2020/21 academic session.
The African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) was established in 1988 as a public not-for-profit organization devoted to the advancement of economic policy research and training in Africa. The Consortium’s mandate and strategic intent is built on the basis that sustained development in sub-Saharan Africa require well-trained, locally based professional economists. AERC agitates the provision of capacity building in economic policy in Francophone and Anglophone African countries through provision of support in the areas of policy research and graduate training.
- Fellowships are funded
To qualify for the scholarship, the applicant must:
- Have applied and been admitted to any one of the listed CMAP universities;
- Female and applicants from post-conflict and fragile states are highly encouraged to apply.
- Have attained at least a Second Class Honours (Upper Division) or equivalent in Economics or related field from an accredited university;
DEADLINE: July 10 2020
To apply and for more information visit here