Application Due Date: September 1st 2019
The Africa-America Institute is pleased to reveal the launch of its inaugural Dr. Ousseina and Ambassador Dr. Hassana Alidou African WomeninLeadership Program for female college students (MA/PhD) and early careerprofessionals (1-5years post-graduation) based onthe continent of Africa.
The very first inaugural mentoring workshop will be kept in Nairobi, Kenya, on 22 October2019, in partnership with the United States International University-Africa (USIU Africa) throughout the biennial conference of the African Researches Association of Africa (ASAA),24-26 October 2019.
The one-day workshop will concentrate on problems challenging girls specialists and college students. Tentative subjects to be covered consist of however are not restricted to: constructing a sustainable expert network; carrying out research study and releasing your work, networking and task positionings, striking a balance in between the individual and the expert; grant writing and financing chances, handling unwanted sexual advances and a lot more.
Effective candidates will be matched with ladies scholars and market leaders to establish an enduring mentorship relationship. Effective candidates who go on to produce a piece of academic work or finish a series of co-mentoring jobs will be granted a certificate of conclusion and inducted into the Africa America Institute-Alidou Women in Management Network.
Supply targeted mentoring chances for female college students (MA/Ph. D.) and early profession specialists (1-5years post-graduation) situated on the continent of Africa.
Eligibility and Application
1. Candidates should be either existing female college students in an MA or Ph.D. program on the continent of Africawho are composing their thesis or preparing a research study proposalor early profession specialists (1-5 years post-graduation) with a Masters or Ph.D. degree
2. All candidates should be members of the ASAA in excellent standing.
Candidates ought to please send the following files by 1 SEPTEMBER 2019:
1. Present CV
2. Declaration of intent (no greater than 1000 words)
a.Describeyour expert aspirationsand where you anticipate to see yourself over the next 5 years
b.Issues or subjects you want to have actually covered throughout the workshop
c.Your prepared for contributions tothe workshop
The whole file will be assembled as a single PDF file and sent by e-mail to the organisers of the workshop, [add names], to the address [email protected]( put in the subject line “Nairobi 2019”) Chosen candidates will get:
1. A totally free one-day workshop
2. A stipend for regional transportation
3. Lunch and coffee breaks
*** Candidates are accountable for other conference associated expenses.
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