Students who are looking to expand their knowledge in the Arts can now do so with ease. This is thanks to the top global opportunities for African students in Arts and Humanities. However, remember that this list is subject to updates because it is in-exhaustible.
1. Chevening British Library Fellowship in UK 2021(Fully Funded)
The Chevening British Library Fellowship opens for applications for the 2021 Fellowship.
This is a collaboration between the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the British Library, offering international experts a year-long professional project-based placement. Fellows will have the privilege of working with the extensive library’s collections and benefit from the broad range of professional expertise of library staff. Please note that this fellowship is not suitable for those wanting to pursue their own research. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: November 3, 2020.
Smithsonian.com and The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel in the USA invite applications for the 18th Annual Photo Contest for Photographers in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time on November 30, 2020.
Chevening in collaboration with Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (OCIS) offers the Chevening OCIS Fellowship and OCIS Abdullah Gül Fellowship in the UK 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: November 3, 2020, at 12:00 GMT.
The Harrison Middleton University in the USA is inviting applications for its Fellowship in Ideas for those who have an interest in the humanities and the great ideas of Western civilization in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: October 15, 2020.
The International Compost Awareness Week Committee invites applications for their 18th Annual Poster Contest in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: The contest runs from September 1 until November 2, 2020.
The Carey Institute for Global Good in the USA is accepting applications for the Logan Nonfiction Fellowship for nonfiction reporters and writers working on such important social, political, health, environmental, human rights and justice topics in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: For the Spring class (February-April), apply by October 1 each year. For the Fall class (October-December), apply by June 1 each year.
Human Rights Watch in the USA is accepting applications for the Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg Fellowship in 2020. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: October 9, 2020, 11:59 PM ET.
Thompson Reuters Foundation offers a photo competition for visual storytellers to capture the untold consequences of COVID-19 on people’s lives and livelihoods, in 2020. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: October 28, 2020.
Aspen Institute invites application for the New Voices Fellowship for standout development professionals from the developing world in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: October 31, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.
10. Mo Ibrahim Leadership Fellowship for Africans in Cote d’Ivoire 2021
The Mo Ibrahim Foundation is inviting applications for its 2021 Leadership Fellowship Program for Africans. The Mo Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships form a selective programme designed to identify and support future African leaders. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: October 14, 2020.
11. African Presidential Scholars Programme at the University of Michigan in USA 2021
The University of Michigan is accepting applications for the African Presidential Scholars (UMAPS) programme for the 2020/21 session. The Program brings early-career faculty from African universities to Ann Arbor, Michigan for residencies that begin in late August, generally lasting up to six months. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: October 15th, 2020.
With the top global opportunities for African students to explore in Arts and Humanities, international students can make your study abroad dreams come true.